Flight Plan

by Robert L. Reid, Senior Editor, Features Manager; ASCE, ASCE World Headquarters, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston, VA,



2021


Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 2021, Vol. 91, Issue 1, Pg. 36-41


Document Type: Feature article

Abstract: The new student union at Florida’s Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University follows a form inspired by birds in flight. For the engineers, translating that vision into a series of exposed structural systems involved considerable cantilevers and creative designs.

Subject Headings: Flight | Structural systems | Students | Aerospace engineering | Colleges and universities | Birds | Cantilevers

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