MacGyvering in  Haiti

Teaching engineering skills help Haitians help themselves.

Oct 26, 2010
Hands Together staff.
Volunteer engineers Tom Beaudette and Mark Bradford supervise Hands Together staff practicing a new concrete reinforcement technique.
Volunteer engineer Neil Gallagher and John Moore, CPG, oversee new alignment of irrigation pipes. Note the burned PVC mating.
Volunteer engineers Christina Liebner and Neal Gallagher celebrating with Hands Together staff the successful implementation of the irrigation network, which doubled the farming acreage.