Important message about the COVID-19 Coronavirus

In an effort to care for all of our personnel, families, and mission around the world, EMI has been taking a number of steps in response to the progress of COVID-19.

Location-specific Crisis Management Teams remain in place to monitor COVID developments, inform, and care for EMI personnel. Decisions about official EMI travel (including project travel) domestically and internationally are being made on a case-by-case basis by Office Directors in locations concerned. EMI’s worldwide offices remain in varying states of closure with personnel working remotely or from home.

We continue to actively monitor the situation and will respond to new information affecting our worldwide ministry and teams. We view the COVID-19 Coronavirus as an opportunity to live out the gospel and our faith in Jesus through the ministry of EMI.

A Structural Case Study

In this webinar, EMI Uganda Staff Civil Engineer & Engineering Manager Matt Lammers, P. Eng. presents a case study on a structural evaluation and redesign performed for a project in DR Congo.

Learning Objectives

  1. Discover why contextually appropriate design and construction solutions are needed to ensure project success.
  2. Discover how culture and context affect the priorities of safety, risk, cost, and timeline.
  3. Explain the challenges of construction in a remote, developing world location.
  4. Discover what makes a great partner ministry for EMI.

Presentation Slides and Notes

Presentation Notes.pdf