News

April 18, 2014

ENR publishes article about Hynes Suspended-Concrete-Ceiling Replacement

Engineering News Record (ENR) recently published an article titled “Innovative System Aids Tunnel Ceiling Slabs Removal in Boston” about the ongoing Hynes Suspended-Concrete-Ceiling Replacement Project.  Two members of the SGH...

April 11, 2014

SGH's Ron Hamburger Receives 2014 Walter P. Moore, Jr. Award

On 3 April 2014, at Structures Congress 2014 in Boston, SGH’s Ron Hamburger received the prestigious Walter P. Moore, Jr. Award.  The award recognizes Ron’s significant contributions to the development of SEI structural codes,...

April 10, 2014

SGH Receives Governor's Citation for Pro-Bono Work

Earlier this week, SGH’s Mark Webster accepted the Governor’s Citation Award on behalf of SGH. SGH and other companies, including project partners Icon Architecture and Structure Tone, were awarded this honor for their collaboration...

March 27, 2014

Frank Heger Profiled in Structure Magazine 'Great Achievements' Column

SGH co-founder, Frank Heger’s career spanned decades, through which he worked on many iconic projects including Monsanto House of the Future, Expo ’67 (geodesic geometry), and Soil-Pipe Interaction Design Analysis (SPIDA), as well as...

March 25, 2014

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Opens Chicago Office

Waltham, MA – Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH), an ENR 500, award-winning, national engineering firm, is pleased to announce the opening of its Chicago office, located at 225 West Washington Street, Suite 2200, Chicago,...

March 11, 2014

Matthew Sherman and Gustavo Tumialan Named ACI Fellows

At their Spring Convention, The American Concrete Institute (ACI) will recognize twenty-six members who have been honored with the rank of Fellow of the American Concrete Institute (FACI). As stated in the ACI bylaws, a Fellow is an individual...

January 15, 2014

SGH and Northeastern University team up for Design for Deconstruction Research Project

Structural engineer Mark D. Webster of Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) and Professor Jerome Hajjar of Northeastern University along with several graduate and undergraduate students are joining forces on a research project working to...

January 8, 2014

SGH's Thomas Schwartz Elected To Lead ASTM International's Board Of Directors In 2014

President of award-winning engineering firm named as the new ASTM Chairman of the Board
December 18, 2013

Kevin Poulin and Dana Cohen Published in "Architect's Newspaper"

Kevin Poulin and Dana Cohen became the first two SGH engineers to get published in the Architect’s Newspaper. Their article titled, “History Lesson:  two structural engineers explain what they learned while preserving historic...

November 18, 2013

Taryn Williams Awarded Engineers Alliance for the Arts 2013 Volunteer of the Year

At the SEAONC monthly dinner meeting on 5 November, Taryn Williams (SF, BT) received the 2013 William Kaplan Volunteer of the Year Award from the Engineers Alliance for the Arts (EAA).  Taryn has supported the organization by volunteering...

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