"I tried a tarp but the wind was so bad," he said. "It took all night to get a period of time that was dry enough. The work took 2 to 3 hours. I finally used a trash bag to cover the site and worked inside of it. We have to improvise a lot during times like this."
Allison Whittaker won a "Black Engineer of the Year" award in 2015. She remembers accepting the award and feeling a long way from her island home of Barbados, but she also recalls how much that award meant to her.