In January of 2018, April Tutor, Professional Engineer at CCE’s Selmer Office, received her Mississippi Professional Engineer’s license, giving her the distinction of holding her Professional Engineer license in three states. After receiving her Professional Engineer license the State of Arkansas in April of 2017, she quickly began filing the paperwork to become a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Tennessee and Mississippi. April received her TN license in December of 2017 followed by her MS license in January. We congratulate April in her efforts to expand her professional career.
Garrett Dendy, PS, recently received his Land Surveyor license in Tennessee after taking the examination last month. Garrett has been a Professional Land Surveyor in Mississippi since 2015. He is now licensed in the State of Mississippi & Tennessee. We congratulate Garrett in his efforts to expand his professional career.
BancorpSouth Arena, Tupelo, MS. CCE was honored to participate in the CREATE Foundation’s Annual Career Expo for 2017 on October 3rd – 5th. The Career Expo, invites eighth-graders from the 17 counties in Northeast Mississippi covered by the CREATE Foundation to participate in the event. This years event had approximately 7,000 student attendees. Cook Coggin was the local participant representing the Engineering Pathway for the event.
August 23, 2017, Corinth, MS. CCE hosted a lunch and learn for EJ (formerly East Jordan) at its Regional Corinth office. EJ is a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of access solutions for water, sewer, drainage, telecommunications and utility networks worldwide. Participants of the Lunch & Learn included representatives from the Corinth Public Utilities Commission, the City of Booneville, the City of Iuka, the Town of Rienzi, the Town of Burnsville, and Cook Coggin Engineers, Inc. This informative luncheon provided valuable information regarding innovative infrastructure improvement solutions to interested municipalities in North Mississippi.
CORINTH, MS. Jimmy Spencer, CCE’s Professional Geologist , recently spoke to the local Cub Scout Pack 123, Den 4, about geology and the role geologists play in our environment. This meeting was the first step in the process for these Cub Scouts to receive their Earth Rocks Badge. This is an elective badge the Cub Scouts are taking to advance from Webelos 2 to Boy Scouts. It was also a chance for the Scouts to get an overview of geology in preparation for a couple of field trips, one to W.M. Browning Cretaceous Fossil Park in Frankstown, MS, to dig for shark’s teeth and other fossils, and one to Cathedral Caverns in Alabama to explore the caves.
The Cub Scouts involved in the seminar were Hayden Latch, Tilden Studdard, Jackson Norman, and John Thomas Draper. Cub Scout Den Leaders Mark and Kristie Studdard were present along with parent Chris Latch.