Category: Chapter News

Clay Freinwald NAB Achievement Award

Jim Dalke CPBE, Editor – SBE Chapter 16 Member Clay Freinwald named for the NAB 2018 Service to Broadcast Engineering Achievement Award presented at the “We Are Broadcasters Celebration.” Each year since 1959, NAB has presented the Engineering Achievement Award…

Luncheon Announcement

The Chapter 16 April Luncheon will be held noon on Wednesday, the 18 at the Old Spaghetti Factory, South Center – Tukwila.  The April Luncheon will feature reports from NAB 2018 held in Las Vegas April 7 to 12. Among…

May Luncheon Announcement

The May Chapter Luncheon will be held Wednesday, May 9th at the Federal Way Round Table Pizza. The May program will introduce you to hopeful broadcast engineers from local area schools. Students in the Broadcast and Video Production and Digital…

June Luncheon Announcement

Rod Julian, Expert Tower Safety Engineer will be our presenter for the June 13 Chapter Luncheon at the Old Spaghetti Factory in South Center. Rod is the son of a Broadcaster with roots in Telecom. Rod has been involved in…

In Memoriam – Steve Lemay

Seattle Chapter 16 friend and member Steve Lemay died when the 2,000 foot tower he and his crew were working on collapsed near Fordland, Missouri April 19th. Steve has been a member of SBE Seattle Chapter 16 as well as…

March Luncheon Report

It was a good gathering of about 16 folks in attendance at the luncheon meeting inside The Old Spaghetti Factory in Tukwila, as members and guests came out on March 14th to hear from our good friends from GatesAir.  Nick…

February Luncheon Report

Ted Buehner, recently retired National Weather Service Meteorologist, gave a presentation on “Public Warning – Your Training Input After Events This Past Year.”  Ted’s presentation included recent public warning events including the Hawaiian Ballistic Mission False Alarm, Hurricane Harvey, and…

February Luncheon Announcement

Ted Buehner, “the NOAA Meteorologist Pacific Northwest Residents Count On” will be our featured speaker for the February 14 Chapter Luncheon at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Tukwila -South Center. Ted will be talking about “Public Warning – Your Training…

March Luncheon Announcement

This Month’s Chapter 16 Luncheon will be held on March 14 at noon at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Tukwila – South Center.  Our presenter will be Nick vanHaaster, Regional Sales Manager for GatesAir.  Nick will be presenting a double…

January Luncheon

Our January Luncheon will be held on Wednesday the 10th, with an interesting double header featuring Stephen Lockwood talking about Modulation Dependent Carrier Level (MDCL) and Feliks Banel with a presentation on Seattle Radio History. Stephen will be talking about MDCL, a…