July 17, 2014 - High Rise Facilities: Changing Skylines
An article on the increase on high rise construction in the U.S. notes several Thornton Tomasetti projects, including Wilshire Grand Center in Los Angeles and Comcast Innovation & Technology Center in Philadelphia.
July 08, 2014 - Civil + Structural Engineer: Sustainability as a Foundation
This month’s cover story is an article written by ?Corporate Sustainability Officer Amy Hattan on the firm’s commitment to sustainability in the built environment and in our business operations.
May 20, 2014 - Civil Engineering: Unique Canopy Tops New Art “Village” at Pomona College
The Studio Arts Hall now under construction at a liberal arts college in California is a 180-degree departure in concept and design from the campus’s traditional Spanish mission-style structures.
May 13, 2014 - TheNational: Hazza bin Zayed Stadium a setting fit for Premier League kings
When the new English Premier League champions cross the white line onto the pitch Thursday night, they will be sprinkling some well-earned magic dust on the most modern, state-of-the-art football ground in the UAE. Perhaps the Middle East.
May 12, 2014 - ENR: The Star Wins Global Best Retail, Mixed-Use Project
Singapore’s award-winning entry in the Retail/Mixed-Use category creatively offers a nod to art and commerce in a fanciful structure designed to serve both.
April 29, 2014 - MCFC: Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium to host historic match
The iconic new Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain will host an exhibition game between Al Ain FC – the most successful club in UAE’s football history – and Premier League stars Manchester City Football Club at the state-of-the art stadium.
March 14, 2014 - NBC: New Attraction Offers Tilted View Atop Hancock Center
The city that produced the first skyscraper is again breaking new ground in elevated innovation.
March 05, 2014 - Fox: tour of new Marriott Marquis convention center hotel in downtown DC
If you have driven through downtown D.C. over the last year, you couldn’t have missed the massive Marriott Marquis convention center hotel under construction. It has been rising up and almost complete.
March 03, 2014 - NY Times: A Disaster Brought Awareness but Little Action on Infrastructure
Like the weather, the need to repair America’s troubled bridges is something that everyone talks about, without doing a thing about it. Or at least they do not do nearly enough.
February 26, 2014 - Crains: UI Labs tech center slated for Wrigley campus on Goose Island
When Chicago unveils its cutting-edge advanced-manufacturing technology center on Goose Island, it will be on the land of a company behind a decidedly low-tech product from the 1800s: chewing gum.
February 16, 2014 - USA Today: A concrete record for tallest building in western USA
More than 2,100 truckloads of concrete were poured continuously over more than 18 hours for the Wilshire Grand Center project, setting a Guinness world record for largest continuous pour.
February 10, 2014 - CBS Sports: Rupp Arena to undergo massive renovations
This was only a matter of time. With Kentucky acting as the most aggressive, prominent and high-profile program in college basketball, Rupp Arena was do for a facelift. The area Rupp sits in is next to a church and a mall. It’s a solid spot to convene for hoops but the venue itself isn’t considered among the best of the best in college basketball. Obviously Kentucky would like to change that. And now plans are formally in place to make that happen during 2017-18.