Aerospace Engineer - Career Spotlight

| January 20, 2016

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Meet Acey, an engineer for NASA. He talks about his job and building the James Webb Space Telescope.

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Sigdo Koppers

Engineering and Construction Sigdo Koppers is a company formed by Chilean capitals, leader in the execution of large-scale industrial construction and assembly projects. The company has participated in the main investment projects relevant to the country's development and has direct operations in Brazil, Chile, Colombia and Peru.

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