Andrew Powers

Class of 2007 |
  • Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
Engineering , Civil Engineering
Where are they now
Carroll College
Andrew Powers working in the field wearing an orange safety vest


Degree: Civil Engineering - 2007

Current Work: Project Engineer/Assistant Project Manager, Federal Engineers and Constructors in Richland, Wa

Brief description of responsibilities: Provide technical assistance to Project Manager, Site Superintendant, and craft workers to support construction, demolition, and radioactive waste remediation projects, hoisting and rigging design, progress tracking and performance, prepare work plans and procedures.

Briefly describe one of your more interesting projects or assignments to date: Demolition of a decommissioned gold mine in Northern Ontario Canada

Briefly describe a notable memory from your days at Carroll: The first day in Dr. Scharf's engineering calculus class. I thought "Holy crap, what have I gotten in to?!" Also, beating Tech at everything was fun.

A piece of advice for prospective Carroll engineering students: Internships, Internships, Internships! Get involved in everything you can.