What Actually Is… Bridges & Structures Deliverables
Bridges & Structures Deliverables? If you’re anything like I used to be, you probably don’t have tons of knowledge on what engineering firms produce. Like, we all understand that a cookie manufacturer... ... Read More
Building Information Modeling (BIM)
What is BIM, and why should you implement it into your architecture, engineering, and survey plans? BIM, or “Building Information Modeling” is a process of building highly accurate, measurable 3D models that... ... Read More
Engineers Without Borders-New York: Excursion to Rwanda
The Engineers Without Borders New York Professional Chapter (EWB-NY) recently embarked on a six-week endeavor to Rubaya, Rwanda. Their mission? Construct a twelve-by-twelve-meter facility that will store one season’s maize harvest, or... ... Read More
Seaside Heights Gives a Whole New Meaning to Under the Boardwalk!
Welcome to Summer 2017 in Seaside Heights New Jersey! James Elliott, construction manager for Casino Beach Pier, LLC and Rich Maloney, the structural engineer for Maser Consulting have been on the job for over a year, re-thinking and re-building the new boardwalk and pier to accommodate the new Hydrus roller coaster. But more than just fixing the damage from SuperStorm Sandy, this project has given this tourist beach town a shot of hope for the renewal of revenue, commerce and just plain old fashioned entertainment provided by a dose of the Jersey Shore! Read how this project built more than just a roller coaster! ... Read More
Liberty State Park Terminal Re-Opens: Continued Wharf Reconstruction Won’t Interfere with Ferry Rides!
Jersey City's day-long Freedom & Fireworks Festival at Liberty State Park celebrated on Independence Day last week was a milestone in the history of the park as it also marked the reopening of the Park’s Central Railroad of New Jersey Terminal (CRRNJ) that sustained severe damage from SuperStorm Sandy’s 11 ft. storm surge in 2012. The $20 million project to restore this iconic brick building has given it a new lease on life more than 125 years after the terminal was initially finished. ... Read More
Municipalities Unite at the 2015 NJSLOM Conference & NJSME Awards
In New Jersey, the largest municipal event by far is heralded in by the NJ State League of Municipalities’ (NJSLOM) Annual Conference held within the casinos of Atlantic City, NJ. This 3-day... ... Read More