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 Input After Events This Past Year.” Hurricane Harvey, California Wildfires, Ballistic Mission False Alarm… What…

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Clay’s Corner – February

Clay’s Corner – February

Clay’s Corner – Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 In keeping with my recent series of pretty pictures…This one, supplied by Ralph Sims of Accel Net, taken by one of their Tower Cameras at West Tiger the day after Christmas.  Here we are looking east, at sunrise.  The two towers…

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Certification News

Certification News

Last month we detailed the elements associated with the CBT (Certified Broadcast Technologist) ‘Engineering Level Certification’. However, not all levels of Certification require knowledge of Broadcasting. Individuals specializing in Audio Engineering have their own unique Certification… read on…. Certified Audio Engineer (CEA) The candidate for Certified Audio Engineer must have five (5) years of suitable…

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March Luncheon Announcement

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 header with presentations on the GatesAir Intraplex MPXp and IP Connect as well as the…

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Christmas 2017

  Jim Dalke, WG Editor – It was a Grand Christmas Party at Ivar’s Salmon House on Lake Union this year, Saturday, December 15.  Eighty-two members, guests and sponsors attended the gala event which began as the doors opened at 5:30 for “Happy Hour” hosted by Hatfield and Dawson Engineers.  Live Christmas music was provided…

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In Memoriam, Michael Mehigan, PE

Hatfield & Dawson sorrowfully report that a valued member of our  engineering staff, Michael Mehigan, P.E., passed away suddenly and unexpectedly in the small hours of the morning on December 15, 2017, at the age of 44. While not an SBE member himself, and while his work with H&D focused primarily on public safety and…

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Clay’s Corner

Providing news and views from a broadcast engineers perspective since September 1986 Can you believe it!…..Seattle actually had a White Christmas. For those of you in other parts of the world, you may think what’s special about that? Consider – The National Weather service places the odds of having one at 7 percent. The last…

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