A leading consulting engineer in U.S. to speak at Penn State Fayette
Dunstan Macauley, named one of the top 40 consulting engineers in America for 2010, will be the guest speaker at a special presentation at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus’ corporate training center on Wednesday Feb. 23, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The event is sponsored by McMillen Engineering of Uniontown and is part of Penn State Fayette’s celebration of National Engineers Week. Macauley will be talking about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. This free event is an ideal opportunity for area middle and high school students and their parents to learn about and discuss careers in STEM subjects.
Macauley, the director of Mechanical Engineering at Encon Group, based in Kensington, Md., designed an environmentally sealed chamber to house a historical American flag at the Star-Spangled Banner exhibit in the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington D.C. He was also instrumental in the creation of the HVAC system for a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Walkersville, Md. He has more than 12 years of engineering, design and project management experience. His background includes evaluation, design and specification of mechanical systems in new and redesigned commercial, educational and institutional facilities. Macauley is a member of several professional organizations including the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers and the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering.