Women in Tunneling (WIT) Observes Women in Construction Week
UCA of SME Affiliate Tours Texas Project
In celebration of Women in Construction Week, Women in Tunneling (WIT), an affiliate of the Underground Construction Association of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration ( UCA of SME ), held their first tunnel tour. Atkinson Construction hosted the group at their San Antonio, Texas, project on February 15, 2020. The project includes the construction of three tunnel drives, one open cut, and five shafts for the installation of 10,550 feet of 54” welded steel pipe.
Led by Atkinson's Audrey Housson (field engineer) and Lizan Gilbert (Preconstruction ...