11 Projects

Millennium Tower, 301 Mission Street

Millennium Tower, 301 Mission Street

San Francisco
,
CA
Project Contacts:

With bedrock more than 200 ft below street level, the fifty-eight-story Millennium Tower, like most downtown high-rises, is founded on piles driven through soft, compressible clay soils deposited...

ITC Crossing Mount Olive NJ

ITC Crossing

Mount Olive
,
NJ
Project Contacts:

During construction of the ITC Crossing development, sections of corrugated metal pipe (CMP) and reinforced concrete pipe (RCP) in the storm drainage system were found to be structurally...

Stroube Drain Oxnard

Stroube Drain

Oxnard
,
CA

After constructing the first 1.5 mi of the Stroube Drain cast-in-place, reinforced concrete box culvert, the owner discovered the design did not consider live loads for the most severe traffic...

1101 Second Avenue

1101 Second Avenue

Seattle
,
WA
Project Contacts:

The concrete building at 1101 Second Avenue, originally developed in 1967 as the headquarters for Washington Mutual Savings Bank, was designed by the northwest modernist architect, Paul Thiry. ...

2000 Commonwealth Avenue

2000 Commonwealth Avenue

Boston
,
MA

On 25 January 1971, the sixteen-story apartment building at 2000 Commonwealth Avenue progressively collapsed during concrete placement for the mechanical penthouse floor slab above the main roof...

Brown University, Charles Giancarlo Engineering Laboratories

Providence
,
RI
Project Contacts:

SGH was the structural engineer for the new Charles H. Giancarlo Engineering Laboratories building at Brown University.  The building, with a prominent position on campus, works as an entrance to...

Miami-Dade Government Center

Miami-Dade Government Center

Miami
,
FL

When pieces of the 4 in. thick limestone facade began falling off the 500 ft tall Miami-Dade Government Center, SGH investigated the cause of distress.

San Luis Obispo County Government Center

San Luis Obispo
,
CA
Project Contacts:

When the old San Luis County Government Center building had reached its capacity, the City of San Luis Obispo decided to build a new structure to provide additional office space. The new San Luis...

R.O. Pickard Environmental Centre Expansion (ROPEC)

R.O. Pickard Environmental Centre Expansion (ROPEC)

Ottawa
,
ON
Project Contacts:

For the R.O. Pickard Environmental Centre digester expansion program, the owner's engineer envisioned two structurally-identical, modified, egg-shaped digesters founded on drilled piers extending...

John Muir Medical Center, Seismic Retrofits

John Muir Medical Center, Seismic Retrofits

Concord
,
CA
Project Contacts:

In the event of an earthquake, hospitals must remain standing and should be functional, if possible. The poor performance of older hospitals observed following the 1994 Northridge earthquake...

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