Students and mentors met at CannonDesign’s office. CannonDesign, Thornton Tomasetti and Mortenson gave presentations on the role of Architects, Engineers and Construction Managers.
CannonDesign’s presentation focused on the role of an Architect. Projects of varying sectors and scales were presented to show the different level of responsibility, engagement and coordination that is involved within different projects.
Thornton Tomasetti presented the responsibilities of an engineer and the softwares and tools used on projects.
Mortenson’s Presentation concentrated on the general responsibilities in construction management. The challenges and solutions of several constructed projects were presented and discussed during the presentation.