Welcome to the Kentuckiana Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME). We encourage you to look over our website and consider attending one of our monthly meetings. Whether you are looking for Professional Development Points or interested in learning what’s hot in today's design and construction arena, the Kentuckiana Post strives to provide members of the engineering community with the most current information available.



To download past Kentuckiana Post meeting presentations click here.

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April Fort Knox Chapter Meeting

When: Thursday, 23 April 2015
Topic: "Rough River Dam Improvement Overview"
Presenter: Mr. Will Ailstock, PE, Chief, Geotechnical, Dam & Levee Safety Section Louisville District, USACE
Location: Liccoln Room, Quill & Saber Facility, 1118 Chaffee Avenue, Fort Knox, Kentucky
Time 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p,m.

SAME Huntington Post Small Business Conference May 12-13, 2015 Huntington, WV


2015 Jets Houston


2015 Golf Scramble



VEX Robotics World Championship April 16 -18


2015 Small Business Workshop

The 2015 Society of Military Engineers (SAME) Kentuckiana Post Small Business Workshop was held on February 3rd. Proceeds from the workshop will be used to support deployed members of the armed forces and educational initiatives of the Post.  We hope you enjoyed the presentations and the luncheon. We hope you are able to attend next year.

For the Kentuckiana Post Small Business Workshop Agenda.

Presentations are available for download here.

Kentuckiana Post Industry Day (formerly Open House)

The Kentuckiana Post Industry Day was the same format as the Open Houses have been in the past and was held at the Louisville Downtown Marriott Hotel, on Wednesday, February 4th. Speakers from regional government agencies presented overviews of upcoming contracting opportunities and held face-to-face discussions with industry. We hope you are able to attend next year.

For the Kentuckiana Post Small Business Workshop Agenda.
For the Indsutry Day agenda click here.

Presentations are available for download here.

Thanks to all of the 2015 Small Business Workshop & Industry Day sponsors
Small Business Workshop Sponsors are:

Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon, Inc, Mason & Hanger, Guidon Design, Stantec, HDR, Woolpert,, and Excel Engineering

Match Making & Networking Reception Sponsors are:

HDR, Kenvirons, and Palmer Engineering

Industry Day Sponsors are:

Alliant, Burns & McDonnell, CEMS, HDR, HGL, Leidos, Mason & Hanger, Michael Baker International, MWH, POND, RSP, RS&H,
Stell Enviromental, American Structurepoint Inc., and Tetra Tech

2014 Joint Engineer Training Symposium

The Kentuckiana Post hosted the Great Lakes & Ohio Valley Regional conference November 19-21 2014. This year's theme was Bridges to the Future.

The deputy commander of the US Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohio River Division and incoming Cincinnati Post president, COL Roemhildt, gave a presentation at last week's JETS. It summarizes the missions of and contracting opportunities at all 7 districts within the Great Lakes and Ohio River Division. The slides from the presentation are available here.

If you attended the JETS Conference and need PDHs or CEUs the form is here. If you are having trouble downloading the form, please use Internet Explorer.

Slides from the presentations from the JETS conference are now available here.


2014 Kentuckiana Post Golf Scramble

The 2014 SAME Kentuckiana Post Golf Scramble was held on Thursday September 4th at Quail Chase Golf Course in Louisville.

2014 Small Business Workshop

Presentations from the 2014 Small Business Workshop are now available on our site.


Keynote Presentation - Building Your Business for Survival


Opportunities for Small Businesses in Federal Contracting


Selection Success


Panel Discussion - Volar Barracks Building 3766 Rehabilitation


MECx, Inc. - Effective and Responsive Environmental Service



Kentuckiana Post Joins the Social Media Ranks

The SAME Kentuckiana Post has launched social media platforms for the post including Twitter and Facebook! Many organizations, companies, and individuals have moved to the various social media platforms in the efforts of marketing their organization for free with only a few clicks and key strokes!

Why is the Post adding social media?

  • Promotion of SAME and the Kentuckiana Post’s events and latest news
  • Allowing sustaining member firms to promote their A/E/C-related news
  • Interaction with more people than normal sharing key business information
  • Sharing one’s information with a large network exponentially with a few clicks

Key Twitter and Facebook information to add to your network


Not sure how to Facebook or Tweet? Join us for a session following a SAME meeting! (More details to come.)

Special thanks goes out to Nikki Marksberry of Emersion Design for socialmedializing the Kentuckiana Post!



If you are like me this year is flying by! We had a spectacular showing at the golf scramble in which we raised $1,350 in Mulligan sales for the U of L Student Chapter.

As you know the Joint Engineering and Training Symposium (JETS) is less than a month away. The conference meetings and activities are going to be the best yet. There are still sponsorships and booths left so check out the website http://2014jetslouisville.org.

Our STEM committee has many opportunities for our members. As you know this is one of our goals for the year to reach as many school children as we can in the sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. Check out the upcoming events and at http://futurecity.org/register. Please if you are interested in helping talk with one of the committee members.

As part of the Post sponsorship of the Promise Row for the DAV 5K, SAME receives a total of 2 complimentary race registrations. If you are interested, go to the website, contact Nikki Marksberry or me for more information. The last day to register is Friday, 31 October by midnight.

Ms. Lee Carolan
Post President, KP-SAME

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