Joe VanHoose

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DBIA National Award for Excellence in Transportation Goes to Rogersville Project Freeway

By |2018-08-03T16:24:45+00:00December 4th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) has awarded the RS&H-designed Rogersville Project Freeway its 2017 National Award for Excellence in Transportation. Not only did the Missouri highway project earn the DBIA’s top transportation award, but it was also given the inaugural DBIA Chairman’s Award for Community Impact and Social Responsibility. “You can’t believe how [...]

RS&H Runway Projects Rack Up Awards at Georgia Airports Association

By |2018-09-17T21:08:38+00:00November 28th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Every year, the Georgia Airports Association (GAA) hands out awards for the best commercial airport project and general aviation project. This year, RS&H projects swept up both honors. RS&H’s Columbus Airport runway project earned Commercial Project of the Year from the GAA, while McKinnon St. Simons Island Airport claimed General Aviation Project of the [...]

RS&H Associate Leo Fernandez Sees Precise BIM Possibilities

By |2018-08-10T19:28:36+00:00November 9th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Leo Fernandez has a vision for what the architecture field can look like. A vision for more accurate building models and more streamlined asset management. He sees a future where stringent U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) requirements are commonplace practices for designing any facility. “When you compare DoD requirements to normal industry standards, the [...]

RS&H Associates Build Wheelchair-Accommodating Halloween Costumes

By |2018-10-04T02:22:31+00:00October 30th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

On Tuesday, trick-or-treaters across the country will go door to door in their Halloween best, collecting candies and snacks from neighbors. For five children in Northeast Florida, their costumes may earn them a few extra treats. In the days leading up to Halloween, RS&H associates built and presented custom, wheelchair-fitting costumes to five children [...]

RS&H Associates Raise Funds for Harvey, Irma Relief

By |2018-09-10T15:43:49+00:00October 19th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

RS&H associates regularly respond to coastlines and other areas when they are ravaged by hurricanes and other natural disasters. Such was the case when Hurricane Harvey devastated Texas and Irma decimated Florida. Associates in RS&H’s Transportation Infrastructure and Transportation Construction Management Practices assessed and inspected hundreds of bridges and roads in Texas and Florida [...]

RS&H Build-Putt-Give Project Embodies Expressway

By |2018-09-17T21:28:02+00:00September 27th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

RS&H has been heavily involved with the First Coast Expressway in Northeast Florida, and the job is crossing over into other facets of office life. Such is the case when RS&H Water Resources Associate Oliver Shahbazian and a team of coworkers got together to build a miniature golf hole for “Build-Putt-Give,” a charity food [...]

Juneau Airport RIM Study Aims for Safer Operations

By |2018-10-04T02:31:58+00:00September 13th, 2017|Tags: , , |

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has made runway incursion mitigation a focal point over the past few years, aiming to reduce airfield risk factors that could ultimately lead to collisions between aircraft. At Juneau International Airport outside the capital city of Alaska, an RS&H runway incursion mitigation (RIM) study showed that 50 runway incursions [...]