Structural News

UCP supplies precast for Chicago pedestrian bridge

Utility Concrete Products (UCP) recently produced precast panels for Chicago’s Peoria Street Pedestrian Bridge. The project was the first to use precast deck panels of this type in Illinois, and UCP is the first producer of this product in the state.

NIBS kicks off effort to develop national BIM guideline for owners

The National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) is kicking off development of a new guideline to help building owners and their design teams utilize building information modeling (BIM) during the building design, construction and operations process and to better support owners’ performance requirements.

Updated report on the fire resistance of exposed wood members released

The American Wood Council released a revised Technical Report 10: Calculating the Fire Resistance of Exposed Wood Members. Revisions incorporate new sections that support the use of the mechanics-based design method for design of exposed structural composite lumber (SCL) and cross-laminated timber (CLT) members.

EH&E to Receive 2015 Preservation Achievement Award

EH&E, a provider of environmental and engineering consulting services, is a member of the project team selected to receive the 2015 Preservation Achievement Award from the Boston Preservation Alliance for restoration of The Arlington, a historic building in Boston.

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