In the Media

ARTBA Report Recognizes Three Outstanding National Projects

By |2018-08-13T18:17:02-04:00May 10th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) recently published a report, ‘Economy Driven,’ detailing the top innovations for US Transportation in 2015. RS&H had a role in two of the three Florida projects that were recognized. The I-4 Ultimate Corridor Improvements project was touted as the largest infrastructure project in state history. RS&H is serving [...]

ASHE Scanner Features Overland Bridge Design-Build Project

By |2018-12-13T15:04:01-04:00May 4th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

The Overland Bridge Design-Build project, located in Jacksonville, Florida, was recently featured on the cover of the ASHE Scanner. Along the 2.3-mile interstate corridor, improvements are expected to increase capacity and lessen the weaving and crossing that motorists experienced. Once completed, the Overland Bridge project will also create safety improvements to this section of [...]

Spaceport Licensing: Converting Runways for Next Generation Space Travel

By |2018-07-31T18:34:20-04:00April 21st, 2015|Tags: , , , |

RS&H’s Aviation Consultant and Spaceport Planner Ken Ibold authored a recent article in the FES Journal titled, “Spaceport Licensing: Converting Runways for Next Generation Space Travel.” Ken addresses the current state of the spaceport industry and identifies some of the challenges that airports face when converting into a spaceport. While referencing some of the [...]

Jacksonville’s Infrastructure Front and Center

By |2018-08-03T20:53:25-04:00April 11th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

The Jacksonville Business Journal reported that a recent riverfront pier failing has put the city’s infrastructure front and center. This comes on the heels of the Obama Administration announcing new steps to bring private sector capital and expertise to bear on improving our nation’s roads, bridges, and broadband networks. RS&H’s Kim Holland, PE, VP [...]

I-4 Ultimate Selected as America’s Transportation Deal of the Year

By |2018-08-03T20:21:51-04:00April 10th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

The I-4 Ultimate project was recognized in February as the Americas Transportation Deal of the Year by Project Finance International (PFI). The awards dinner was held in Park Lane, London. The PFI awards are part of the Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence, recognizing corporate and individual success in the global financial industry. The project reached commercial [...]

NASA’s Vehicle Assembly Building Undergoes Renovation

By |2018-08-07T01:22:10-04:00February 1st, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

The historic 50-year-old Vehicle Assembly Building at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida is undergoing a $100 million interior renovation. In a recent article by ENR Southeast, the rebuild will better serve NASA’s new deep-space vehicle, known as the Space Launch System. RS&H is engineering the design of the new steel-framed platforms. Engineering systems [...]

RS&H Consulting on Detroit Metro Airport Runway Repairs

By |2018-08-10T20:39:34-04:00January 23rd, 2015|Tags: , , , , |

The Detroit Free Press reported recently that cracks and flaws in the concrete at Detroit Metro Airport’s $225-million runway, which was added in 2001, are now posing risks and forcing a costly reconstruction. RS&H is serving as a consultant to the repairs and is advising on the application for a federal grant to pay [...]

RS&H to Design Cayman Island Airport Expansion

By |2018-08-08T13:31:01-04:00January 10th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

The Cayman Compass reported that RS&H has been signed to provide the design of a $55 million expansion to the Grand Cayman’s central airport, which will double the capacity of the terminal to 2.5 million passengers annually. According to Albert Anderson, CEO of the airport authority, RS&H consultants will also be responsible for keeping [...]

City of Orlando Refines Flood Zones to Help Residents

By |2018-08-03T15:06:06-04:00October 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

As featured in the FES Journal, RS&H helped the City of Orlando update floodplains within hundreds of acres across the city limits. The city staff prioritized the areas needing immediate attention that were frequently flooding. Since the city began the updates in 2009, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved more than 10 [...]

Jacksonville Launches Natural Gas Station

By |2018-08-03T20:51:14-04:00October 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

The Jacksonville Business Journal reported recently that the City of Jacksonville began construction on its first public-use natural gas station. Transportation experts and business leaders, city government officials and environmental activists, attended the event, all of whom believe Jacksonville will emerge as both a logistics and energy hub for the Southeast due to natural [...]