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Articles from the September 2017 Issue

Leadership Qualities

All civil and structural engineers have a chance to be leaders: Leaders in the organizations that employ you; leaders in professional and technical societies; l... Read More...

Enter The Fire

Engineering firms are busier than most of us have seen in our careers. Backlogs are at historic levels along with an overall economy that continues to set recor... Read More...
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Awards, promotions, and new hires

Mahesh Kailasam, Ph.D., joined Thornton Tomasetti’s Weidlinger Applied Science practice as a vice president and director of the Cupertino, Calif., office. Leo A... Read More...

2017 Zweig Group Hot Firm List

The Zweig Group Hot Firm List and Best Firms To Work For (see page 20) will be celebrated on Sept. 21-22 at the Hot Firm and A/E Industry Awards Conference at t... Read More...

Lessons Learned from a Lost Art

In 1960, the first documented application named “the finite element method” was a 2D simulation of a gravity dam (Clough, 1960). This civil engineering applicat... Read More...

Structural Slab Design

As sophisticated modeling technology has become available and widely adopted, the demand for innovative design is growing, leading the industry away from box st... Read More...
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