July 14, 2014

Matthew Johnson honored as a “Mentor in Design” by Design New England

SGH Principal Matt Johnson was recently honored as a 2014 Mentor in Design by Design New England Magazine, a publication of the Boston Globe. The Mentors in Design program (also called MIDDIES) was created in 2011 to “promote, cultivate,...

May 28, 2014

Glenn Bell Selected as National ASCE Edmund Friedman Professional Award 2014 Winner

The Committee on Advancing the Profession of The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently selected SGH’s CEO, Glenn Bell as the winner of the 2014 Edmund Friedman Professional Recognition Award.

The Committee recognizes a...

April 29, 2014

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Appoints Charles Russo As President

Russo joins CEO Glenn Bell in SGH executive leadership
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...