Terracon Consultants, Inc., was awarded the 2016 Outstanding Employer Recognition Award by the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) Committee of Younger Members (CYM).
For the first time in its history, two women will serve in the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) highest leadership roles.
ASCE report: Surface transportation sector suffers from a $1.1 trillion investment gap.
Nine professionals receive the society's highest accolade.
Chapter 16, Question 5 1604.3 Serviceability. Structural systems and members thereof shall be designed to have adequate stiffness to limit deflections and lateral drift. See...
Free-standing walls, typically of concrete or masonry construction, have numerous functions such as separating adjoining properties, screening service areas, and protecting pools. No permit or inspection is required for such walls 6 feet or less in height per the 2006 International Building Code (IBC) Section 105.2.
The reorganization of the wind loads section, addition of tabulated wind pressure data, and the new base for mapped wind speeds in the new edition of ASCE 7 should simplify calculations of some wind loads and create more uniform reliability in the design of structures.
Codes apply throughout the country —” not just in California