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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 [...]

RS&H Presents at 2014 BioFlorida Conference

By |2018-08-13T17:57:50-04:00October 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

BioFlorida, Inc., Florida’s life sciences association, hosted the state’s life science industry during its 17th Annual Life Sciences Conference on Oct. 12-14, 2014, at the Harbor Beach Marriott in Ft. Lauderdale. The organization featured key influencers from emerging and established companies, universities, research institutions, economic development agencies, investment community and the state legislature who [...]

Dorina Bakiri’s Design Chosen for Jacksonville Garden

By |2018-10-06T03:19:41-04:00September 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

The Florida Times-Union recently featured plans for a new community garden in the traditional neighborhood of Riverside in Jacksonville, Florida. RS&H architect Dorina Bakiri’s proposed design was the top design chosen by community members. According to the article, Bakiri drew inspiration from the neighborhood’s “richly planted and elegant” front yards and porches. The design, [...]

Nation’s Spaceport Network Expected to Expand

By |2018-08-09T22:47:09-04:00August 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

SpaceRef recently reported on a presentation that RS&H’s spaceport development team leader Brian Gulliver gave at the AIAA Space 2014 Forum in San Diego. The presentation, “An Expanding Network of Commercial Spaceports,” explored the growth of our nation’s spaceport network, which is expected to increase from eight to 17 functioning facilities in the next [...]

Mathews Bridge Repairs Featured in National Publication

By |2018-08-13T18:37:48-04:00August 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) official publication, Transportation Builder, recently featured RS&H’s Jack Haynes, PE and Todd Kincaid’s article, “Creativity And Teamwork Save a Landmark Bridge.” The story also made the front cover of the magazine (photo on the left). The feature addressed how collaboration and coordination was key to repairing Jacksonville’s [...]