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Primera’s Fire Protection Specialist, Amanda Beck, recognized in CSE’s “40 Under 40”
Primera’s Fire Protection Specialist, Amanda Beck, recognized in CSE’s “40 Under 40”

Primera is pleased to announce that our lead fire protection specialist, Amanda Beck, has been selected as one of Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s (CSE) “40 Under 40” for 2015. CSE is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing the most talented young individuals in the engineering community supporting the building industry. Each year, CSE selects 40 building industry professionals age 40 and younger who stand out both professionally and personally for their annual “40 Under 40” Program. Candidates are nominated by a professional colleague or mentor and judged based on nine areas including their commitment to excellence in their academic, professional, personal, and community lives. This year’s recipients will attend CSE’s awards ceremony on September 29th for an evening of leadership and networking.

Amanda is a registered Professional Engineer and Certified Fire Protection Specialist who views her role as an opportunity to save lives. Certified in water based fire systems by the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), her work has included engineering, design and construction administration of fire protection and life safety systems for institutional, educational, healthcare, commercial, residential, and light industrial facilities.

“These diverse young professionals are dedicated to the building profession,” said Amara Rozgus, Editor-in-Chief of Consulting-Specifying Engineer. “Now in its eighth year, the program has increased in the number of nominees, and each winner truly stands out both professionally and personally.”

Consulting-Specifying Engineer (www.csemag.com) is a monthly publication serving the nonresidential building industry. It covers mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire/life-safety engineering for commercial, industrial, government, health care, and high-tech buildings. Consulting-Specifying Engineer is published by CFE Media LLC. CFE Media LLC publishes Consulting-Specifying Engineer, Control Engineering, and Plant Engineering magazines on a monthly basis to more than 365,000 qualified subscribers.

Primera would like to congratulate Amanda and the rest of the CSE “40 Under 40” Class of 2015 on this extraordinary achievement.

Primera’s Fire Protection Specialist, Amanda Beck, recognized in CSE’s “40 Under 40”

When Amanda is not designing fire protection systems or volunteering her time to other causes, she is designing and creating just about everything else. She makes her own wine and beer, bakes elaborate cakes, knits, crochets, and makes jewelry and stained glass.