Structural Engineer vs. Architect

Structural Engineer vs. Architect

This sounds like some kind of pickup basketball tournament. If I were picking odds on who would win, I’d go with the engineers — they are more likely to take high-percentage shots and play solid defense.  Most people’s questions about architects and engineers,...
What Do Structural Engineers Do?

What Do Structural Engineers Do?

When you walk across a bridge, do you worry about it falling down? Whenever you ride an elevator in a skyscraper, do you hold your breath as you watch the floor numbers light up, hoping you make it all the way to the top? After you leave your car in a parking...
Do You Need a Commercial Structural Engineer?

Do You Need a Commercial Structural Engineer?

Commercial construction projects are all around us. From roads, bridges, and tunnels to parking structures, hospitals, and shopping centers, commercial construction is an industry that affects everyone on a daily basis.  If there’s one thing a commercial...