Aerospace

Eriks Jekabsons earns 2018 Professional Practitioner of the Year

By |2018-09-12T14:41:52+00:00July 30th, 2018|Tags: , , |

The “go-to” guy for difficult designs within Aerospace & Defense, Eriks Jekabsons is the winner of the 2018 Professional Practitioner of the Year award. In his four years with RS&H, Eriks has proven himself a resource for his colleagues, providing a high level of insight on structural design aspects. Beyond that, he is well-respected [...]

As Spaceport Leader, Rick Rogers Propels Commercial Space Exploration

By |2018-10-04T01:26:35+00:00June 12th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Rick Rogers is ambitious and fun, light-hearted but tenacious – qualities that have made the spaceport leader at Merritt Island, Florida, an invaluable resource within RS&H Aerospace & Defense and beyond. Known as much for his people skills as he is for his aerospace acumen, Rick is passionate about space exploration. “I don’t think [...]

RS&H Hires Simmons as Military Programs Leader

By |2018-09-17T21:02:12+00:00April 10th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

RS&H, one of the leading architecture, engineering and consulting firms in the nation, has hired Gordon Simmons, P.E., as its Military Programs Leader for the firm’s Aerospace and Defense Practice.  Simmons, who retired from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) in December, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from both home and [...]

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 [...]

Jarvis and Thoele take lead roles with SAME

By |2018-09-11T23:18:38+00:00June 15th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) leads collaborative efforts to identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges. Now, the organization of more than 30,000 members has two new leaders from RS&H. RS&H Vice President Scott Jarvis and Business Development Lead Lisa Thoele, two leaders in the engineering and architecture design firm’s Aerospace and Defense practice, have moved into two SAME leadership roles.

RS&H Re-Selected by NASA for Johnson Space Center Work

By |2018-07-29T19:04:13+00:00May 5th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Building on more than 50 years of work with America’s space program, RS&H has been re-selected by NASA for a third 5-year, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract for architecture and engineering services at Johnson Space Center. The total amount of contract authorizations to the three firms selected by NASA could add up to [...]

Midland Hires Spaceport Licensing Firm that “Has Done it All.”

By |2018-08-07T01:07:51+00:00May 11th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

The Midland Reporter Telegram reported recently that the town of Midland, Texas has agreed to negotiate and execute a professional services agreement with spaceport consulting, engineering and design firm RS&H to explore vertical launch facilities at its planned spaceport. The article said that RS&H has worked with NASA, private space companies and communities on [...]

Rick Rogers Talks About Spaceports Becoming a Reality

By |2018-10-06T02:42:06+00:00January 26th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

In its December issue, the prestigious TR News featured an article by RS&H Spaceport Planning Lead, Richard Rogers titled, “Commercial Spaceports: Building the Foundation of a Commercial Space Transportation Network.” In the comprehensive article, he discusses the different types of spaceports (10 so far have been licensed in the U.S.), innovative designs, vehicle types, public [...]

NASA Group Achievement Award Honored to RS&H Team

By |2018-09-10T13:22:08+00:00September 16th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

RS&H was honored with the Group Achievement Award from NASA for our work on the Mobile Launcher at Kennedy Space Center. As the most prestigious honor, this award is given to teams who have distinguished themselves by making outstanding contributions to NASA’s mission. The Space Launch System (SLS) is NASA’s current mission, which revolves [...]