Tag: structures

Modified Ransome Shark Tooth Splitter Helps Contractor Save Hawaiian Bridge

By Brian M. Fraley Nothing good can come of a severe thunderstorm unless you happen to be on the receiving end of an emergency contract...

Veterans memorial bridge: Reimagining the Conventional Arch Bridge

It was the bridge nobody wanted. At least, that was how it felt to Tad Molas and Adrian Moon when 150 opponents packed the...

Reinforced Earth Walls Support Northern Virginia’s First Diverging-Diamond Interchange

About 40 miles west of Washington, DC along the I-66 corridor, Prince William County, Virginia has been experiencing rapid growth. In Haymarket, VDOT implemented...

Safety while working at height

Working at height can be one of the most dangerous jobs to undertake; it is one of the main causes of fatalities in the...

Clamping Down on Noise

Different Ratings Measure Sound Control, and Knowing the Distinction is Essential By Thomas Renner Just one year after it opened, the Great Lakes Center for the...

How Fire Causes Office-Building Floors to Collapse

NIST tests could lead to stronger building codes, improved design tools. By SL. Choe, S. Ramesh, W. Grosshandler, M. Hoehler, M. Seif, J. Gross and...

Turner Protects Workers in U.S. Navy Building with WES3

In a short, two-minute YouTube video uploaded by the Wall Street Journal in 2014, a worker is seen barely escaping unharmed from a fire...

Meeting Healthcare Challenges Through Prefabricated Modular Solutions and Engineering

By Jill Imig, PE, EDAC and Jeff Harris, PE, LEED AP As the COVID-19 crisis puts pressure on healthcare facilities to meet patient surges,...

Brick cladding over wood-framed structures

Determining differential movement and overcoming resulting detailing challenges. By Anthony J. Nicastro, P.E., Robert P. Antes, R. Scott Silvester, P.E., and Niklas W. Vigener, P.E. A...

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