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October 15, 2015

Matthew Johnson on the Reemergence of Craft in the Digital Age

The Architect's Newspaper blog featured an interview with Matthew Johnson about the contemporary craft of facade design. In the article, Matt explains, “There’s a whole world of opportunity out there to create [at least]...

October 15, 2015

Boston Society of Architects Features Glenn Bell

The Boston Society of Architects (BSA) featured an interview with Glenn Bell regarding his membership in the BSA Foundation's Legacy Circle. In the article, Glenn explains that some of the Foundation's passions, such as greening Boston,...

September 21, 2015

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Opens Houston Office

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) announced the opening of its Houston, Texas office. From Houston, SGH will provide its full range of structural and building technology services, with special emphasis on risk assessment and design...

August 3, 2015

Taryn Williams Creates Curiosity About Forensic Engineering

SGH Staff Taryn Williams recently visited Curiosity Camp, a summer camp for kids ages 3-10, to talk about forensic engineering. The campers were excited to learn about what she does...

July 17, 2015

SGH Tops 500 Employees

We are pleased to announce that SGH has topped 500 employees. This video shares CEO Glenn Bell’s personal reflections on our company’s growth....

July 10, 2015

Lorado Taft’s 1911 Eternal Indian Statue Featured in Many Publications

SGH’s work to restore the statue, also referred to as Black Hawk, was featured in many local Illinois and industry publications this past week. The project team, including Amy Lamb Woods, P.E., is in the mockup phase of the project and...

June 29, 2015

SGH Ranks on Zweig Group’s 2015 Hot Firm List

We are pleased to announce that Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. ranked #82 on the Zweig Group’s 2015 Hot Firm List.  The list recognizes the 100 fastest-growing architecture, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firms...

June 22, 2015

Time Capsule Returns to Boston State House Cornerstone

On 17 June 2015, a ceremony celebrated the time capsule’s return to the Massachusetts State House cornerstone.  The time capsule was originally removed from the State House cornerstone on 11 December 2014 with the help of SGH, Walsh...

June 11, 2015

SGH Ranks on ENR’s New York and California Top Design Firms Lists

The Engineering News Record (ENR) has announced its 2015 Top Design Firms, and we are pleased to announce that SGH ranked on both the New York and California lists.  SGH is #34 on the California list and #76 in New York.

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May 27, 2015

Baha’i Temple Featured in Metropolis Magazine

Metropolis magazine’s May issue features an article about the engineering and material innovation behind the Baha’i Temple in South America.  SGH's Frank W. Kan...

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