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Parsons Brinckerhoff Graduate Structural Role Interview Questions

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Graduate Structural Role Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Newcastle upon Tyne, England (UK)
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I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Parsons Brinckerhoff (Newcastle upon Tyne, England (UK)) in June 2011.

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The graduate assessment is divided into 4 parts

1) Introduction and PB presentation

2)Group Discussion-
which 8 of the candidates were divided into 2 groups of 4 and discuss
The exercise is to discuss the topics to be considered by a feasibility study for connecting a power station located on the Solway Firth to the load centres near Manchester.
At the end of the discussion we would like a group view on
A)Consideration for route selection

B)Factors that need to be considered for the structure and foundation design parameters

C)Any additional considerations should be the line pass close to built up areas or pass through areas of special scientific interest or National Parks

D)Environmental Impact

3)technical Interview- the interviewer asked some technical questions about foundation, soil investigation, environmental aspect affecting the cable, height of the power structure and tension of the cable.

4)Eggscape- Where we design a structure to capture a falling egg.

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