In the Media

Route 460 Connector Stimulates Economic Growth

By |2018-08-10T13:25:29-04:00March 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

When the Route 460 Connector in Breaks, Virginia, is completed, it will be the tallest in the state and will provide an essential link between Kentucky and Virginia through the Appalachian Mountains. The next portion of the connector project, according to a recent article from TriCities.com, is to start construction on Phase II, which [...]

RS&H Designs SR 417/Florida Turnpike Interchange

By |2018-08-10T13:53:44-04:00February 13th, 2014|Tags: , , |

RS&H’s Jesse Forst and Renato Gonzalez recently spoke with the Orlando Business Journal about how they landed a design contract with the Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority for an interchange. The two-phase construction project broke ground in September and will provide an essential connection between SR 417 and Florida’s Turnpike in Central Florida. In this [...]

David Full Comments on Environmental Impacts for Hangar Project

By |2018-08-09T22:03:53-04:00February 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

In a recent article published by the Los Angeles Business Journal, RS&H’s David Full was cited regarding a new hangar project at the San Fernando Valley airfield. The Van Nuys Airport Citizens Advisory Council voted to recommend acceptance of the report that stated the proposed three hangars would not cause any environmental impacts. According [...]

Roads & Bridges Explains Process, Details of I-95 Overland Bridge

By |2018-08-10T13:24:33-04:00February 13th, 2014|Tags: , , |

The I-95 Overland Bridge in Jacksonville, Florida, was on the structurally deficient list and was in dire need of expansion to continue to serve as one of the most important corridors in the city. Roads & Bridges recently published an article covering several aspects of this project, which is currently under construction, including the [...]

Spaceport Houston to Receive License for Horizontal Launches

By |2018-08-10T14:43:15-04:00February 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

According to a recent article in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) publication, Mechanical Engineering, Ellington Airport in Texas will be reborn as Spaceport Houston in the next few years. The article explains that while analyzing what type of launch vehicles the spaceport can accommodate is a priority, an even larger initiative for [...]

RS&H Provides Environmental Impact Studies for Louis Armstrong Int’l

By |2018-08-10T14:30:39-04:00February 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Last month, the New Orleans Aviation Board recommended an $826 million redevelopment plan to improve Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. According to a recent article by the Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association, the renovations will transform the mid-century airport into a new airport that represents the modern era. RS&H will be [...]

COO Dave Sweeney’s Career, Contributions Spotlighted

By |2018-08-09T22:02:16-04:00February 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

RS&H’s Chief Operating Officer Dave Sweeney was recently spotlighted in the Jacksonville Business Journal for his desire to contribute to a community and create lasting impressions through projects. According to the article, his most memorable project was the Bridge of Lions Rehabilitation in St. Augustine, Florida. He recalled first seeing the bridge when he [...]

RS&H’s Ben Chandler Explains Net Zero Waste

By |2018-08-10T14:34:03-04:00January 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

RS&H's Ben Chandler recently wrote "Net Zero Waste - Sorting It Out" for the Public Works Digest. This article is a reprint of the original and was used with permission. The Army’s Net Zero Waste (NZW) policy challenges installations to eliminate their landfill waste. An installation’s waste stream is a remnant of its processes and [...]

Steve Cote Describes 4 Steps to Integrated Corridor Freight Planning

By |2018-08-10T14:49:38-04:00January 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

RS&H’s Steve Cote contributed an article in October to the American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE) news update, Inside Lane. His article explains the purpose of the Georgia Department of Transportation’s I-75 study, which will form the policy blueprint and proposed course of action for future transportation system improvements of the corridor through the [...]

RS&H-Designed Topsail Bridge Featured in Roads & Bridges

By |2018-08-10T13:37:53-04:00January 13th, 2014|Tags: , , |

The December issue of Roads & Bridges featured the RS&H-designed Topsail Bridge, which links Topsail Island, a 26-mile long barrier island, to the North Carolina mainland. According to RS&H Project Manager Chad Critcher, the bridge replaced a very popular swing span bridge but, there were many environmental, economic, and social factors the team had [...]