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structural engineer

SawTeen See, Malaysian structural engineer. Registered professional engineer, New York, California, Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Washington, Arkansas, Illinois, Texas, North Carolina. Named to Those Who Made Marks in the Construction Industry in 1988, Engineering News Record, New York City, 1989, Special Recognition award Professional Women in Construction, 2002.

Background

See, SawTeen was born on March 23, 1954 in Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia. Came to United States, 1974. Daughter of Hock-Eng and Ewe-See (Lim) See.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Cornell University, 1977. Master of Civil Engineering, Cornell University, 1978.

Career

Design engineer Leslie E. Robertson Associates, R.L.L.P., New York City, 1978-1981, associate, 1981-1985, partner, since 1986, managing partner, since 1990. Consultant M of Engineering class Cornell University, 1994-1995, member advisory council School Civil and Environmental Engineering, since 1999. Project director, project manager Miho Museum, Kyoto, Japan, West Side High School, New York City, Junior High School 234, Brooklyn, Jewelry Trade Center, Bangkok, Bilboa (Spain) Emblematic buildings, International Trade Center, Barcelona, Spain, Seattle Art Museum, San Jose (California) Convention Center, San Jose Arena.

Project director Hong Kong Station South West & North East Tower Structural Audit, Baltimore Convention Center, Rock 'N Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland, Pontiac Marina Hotel and Retail, Singapore, academy buildings and greenhouse, State University of New York, Binghamton, New York. Project manager College of Law building University Iowa, Iowa City, Neiman-Marcus store, San Francisco, American Telephone & Telegraph Company Exhibition building, New York City, Bank of China Tower, Hong Kong. Partner-in-charge National Constitution Center, Philadelphia.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, New York, California, Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Washington, Arkansas, Illinois, Texas, North Carolina.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Society of Civil Engineers (honorary, performance study team World Trade Center with Federal Emergency Management Agency), New York Academy of Sciences. Member Architectural League, Council on Tall buildings and Urban Habitat (chair committee on gravity loads and temperature effects 1982-1985), Architects, Designers, Planners for Social Responsiblity, New York Association Consultant Engineers (director 1989-1993, structural codes committee since 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, skiing, reading, photography.

Connections

Married Leslie Earl Robertson, August 11, 1982. 1 child, Karla Mei.

father:
Hock-Eng See

mother:
Ewe-See (Lim) See

spouse:
Leslie Earl Robertson

child:
Karla Mei See