MASS Design Talk – September 20

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MASS Design Group will be giving a talk tomorrow night (Sept. 20) about construction and design best practices in developing communities. Feel free to drop by if you’re interested. The event will be at 60 Oxford Street, Room 330 in … Continued

July Chapter Meeting

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Happy 4th of July! Hope everyone had a happy and healthy holiday. We are pleased to announce the date of our next general chapter meeting, Wednesday, July 20th. More details will be sent out closer to the date. Mark your … Continued

Tanzania Update

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WE FOUND WATER! After safely regrouping at Dodoma, Tanzania, all Boston Professionals and Harvard EWB members have started off their work swiftly in Mkutani and Mapinduzi. And we are very happy to announce that we have successfully drilled a new … Continued

April Chapter Meeting

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We want to announce the date of our next general chapter meeting. It will be held at the Boston Public Library, Copley Branch, on Thursday, April 21st at 7PM. More details will be sent out closer to the date. Mark … Continued

Tanzania Update

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Mapinduzi * repaired a leak near DP5 (near the trough) * repaired the break between DP8 and the storage tank * met with lecturers from University of Dodoma * visited biogas plant * visited solar pump and documented configuration Mkutani … Continued

Tanzania Update

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Thursday and Friday were Mapinduzi days. Bill concentrated on improvements to the plumbing of the ‘short-term solution’, while I looked at the fuel consumption of the gen-set – which is an 11 kW unit similar to what many Americans have … Continued

Tanzania Update

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Another Tanzania Update! The EWB group had a very productive meeting with leaders from Mapenduzi A and B on Friday. The team learned through these discussions that the temporary water supply system has been reliable, although the cost of fuel … Continued

Tanzania Update

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In Dodoma again! Hurray! I had a hold-up on my journey from China, a missed connection in Guangzhou which meant I was stuck there for 24 hours. So I only had one day in Dar es Salaam instead of two, … Continued

Premier Project Award

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The EWB Boston Professional Chapter’s Honduras Program was recently awarded a Premier Project Award by EWB USA. Upon reviewing the final implementation report submitted by Honduras, the EWB USA reviewer stated “it made my day to read about such a … Continued