Joe VanHoose

About Joe VanHoose

Joe is a storyteller with more than a decade of experience in media relations, with particular specialty in writing and promoting. He can be reached at joe.vanhoose@rsandh.com.

RS&H Associates Build Wheelchair-Accommodating Halloween Costumes

By |2018-10-04T02:22:31-04:00October 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 |2018-09-10T15:43:49-04:00October 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 |2018-09-17T21:28:02-04:00September 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 |2018-10-04T02:31:58-04:00September 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 [...]

ARTBA Recognizes I-595 as P3 Project of the Year

By |2018-08-13T18:11:18-04:00August 30th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Each year, the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) recognizes one project that exemplifies the value that public-private partnerships (P3) bring to U.S. transportation development. As a P3 between the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and I-595 Express, LLC, this year’s recipient was the I-595 Corridor Improvements project.

RS&H Taps Robbie as Firm’s National Design Director

By |2018-08-08T15:06:50-04:00August 7th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Philip Robbie’s career as an architect has been a journey, taking him from his native Cleveland, Ohio, across the U.S. and into Canada. From co-owning a firm to working for some of the largest architecture agencies in the world, Robbie channels a vast expanse of experience. RS&H, one of the nation’s [...]

RS&H Transportation Projects Earn Design-Build Honors

By |2018-12-13T15:11:12-04:00August 2nd, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Two RS&H design-build transportation projects have earned National Awards of Merit from the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA). These two projects – the Sisters Creek Bridge replacement in Jacksonville, Fla., and the Rogersville Project Freeway in Greene and Webster Counties in Missouri – are now eligible to win DBIA’s Project of the Year and [...]

Lengel Leads New RS&H Aviation Services

By |2018-09-11T23:17:21-04:00July 18th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

RS&H has a new aviation service group and a new leader to run it. The new Environmental Stewardship and Resiliency Service Group will build on the existing consulting services RS&H provides, including its aviation planning and environmental planning services. The new service group will focus on aviation-specific environmental compliance and sustainability issues facing the [...]