Topographic Transformation
The ongoing renovation of Governors Island, in New York City’s harbor, included the construction of four artificial hills that provide spectacular views of the surrounding natural and man-made scenery....

Transformation on the Sound
The recently completed renovation and expansion of the Sound School - a unique vocational school devoted to the study of aquaculture in New Haven, Connecticut - benefited greatly from...

Safe!
Rather than tear down a century-old warehouse that occupied the site of a planned baseball stadium, engineers renovated and reused the structure as part of the ballpark. Fans can view...

Riding High in Las Vegas
A monorail extension and renovation that will be completed next year will serve both visitors to Las Vegas and residents of the famous resort city....

The Inside Story
A full-scale renovation of the interior of Oklahoma City's Civic Center Music Hall required shaving much of the depth from two trusses under load conditions, installing new...

The Pentagon Project
The renovation of the Pentagon, now under way, is one of the most ambitious, complex, and challenging construction undertakings in contemporary history. It entails the equivalent of demolishing...

The Retrofit of Conventional Construction to Withstand Internal Explosions

Fiber Reinforced Plastic Specification for the Oklahoma City Myriad

Renovation of Three 108-Inch PCCP Water Pipelines

The Rehabilitation of Water Mains by Trenchless Renovation

Exacting Renovation
In the heart of Greenwich Village a building that would typically be demolished given its current condition has been saved and restored with careful engineering and a precise demolition/construction...

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority: Capital Development Program

Boston-Logan International Airport Generic Environmental Impact Reports and Airport Improvements

Unified Design Methodology for Most Pipeline Materials

Pipeline Market—20 Billion Dollars for 1998: Would You Like Some of This Work?

Cellar Performance (Available in Structural Engineering Special Issue only)
Even though the Pentagon contains three times the square footage of the Empire State Building, free space has become hard to come by. Expanding computer, mechanical and electrical systems...

SIMSUPER in Building Renovation: A Soft-Logic Simulation Approach for Analysis of Productivity

Riding the Rail
Spurred by decaying or overcrowded roads, communities across the U.S. are planning, building or renovating light rail, freight rail and high speed rail systems. The rail boom, funded in...

Monumental Restorations
Modern nondestructive field surveys and state-of-the-art static dynamic monitoring systems provide important information for historical renovations while ensuring that the structure remains...

The NAHB Research Center's National Housing Quality Program

 

 

 

 

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