March 14, 2012 - The Parking Professional - Explosion Erosion
Planning ahead is critical to mitigating the potential of vehicle bombs.
February 06, 2012 - Walls & Ceilings: Going to the Chapel
The article looks at our use of a curved steel frame double-wall system at the Cathedral of Hope, Interfaith Peace Chapel in Dallas, Texas.
February 05, 2012 - Artinfo: Nelson-Atkins Museum Will Pay Homage to World's Fairs With a Phalanx of Solar-Powered Shipping Containers
The article notes that the “Sun Pavilion,” designed by Thornton Tomasetti and Kansas city architect Generator Studio, will be constructed of shipping containers with a canopy of solar panels.
January 31, 2012 - Kansas City Business Journal: Nelson-Atkins picks a winning pavilion design
The team of Thornton Tomasetti and architects Generator Studio were selected as winner of a design competition for a temporary pavilion at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City.
January 31, 2012 - CTBUH: CTBUH Leader’s Message
Vice Chairman Dennis Poon, a CTBUH trustee, discusses the industry shift toward sustainability, taller buildings and free-form design. ?
January 09, 2012 - ABC: Rush University Medical Center opens new ER
Rush University Medical Center opened its new facility Friday morning on the Near West Side.
January 08, 2012 - The National: Ambitions towering to the heavens
Manhattan’s 1930s towers captured the imagination, but the centre of gravity of tall building construction, as with wider economic activity, is shifting east, and China is the prime mover.
January 01, 2012 - AIA Justice Facility Review #11
The 35,500-square-foot, one-courtroom Bakersfield U.S. Courthouse is sensitively
sited in Bakersfield’s only downtown park, creating a modern interpretation of the quintessential one-room courthouse on the village green. [PDF, pg. 30]
December 20, 2011 - Huffington Post: 11 Best Architecture Moments of 2011
The Vista Xchange Integrated Civic and Cultural Hub was named one of the 11 Best Architecture Moments of 2011 by the Huffington Post.
December 09, 2011 - SF Business Times: Fremont’s Washington Hospital completes utility plant
Washington Hospital Healthcare System said Friday it’s wrapped up work on a new central utility plant, part of a estimated $300 million expansion and seismic upgrade project outlined in late 2004.
December 07, 2011 - Structural Engineer: Form Meets Function
The Memorial comprises three major elements with an abundance of landscaping to integrate it with the historic cherry tree lined perimeter of the Tidal Basin.
December 07, 2011 - ENR-NY: Top 20 Under 40
Two Thornton Tomasetti employees – Elisabeth Malsch and Cristina Martinez – have been named as winners of the “Top 20 Under 40” for the NY Metro region.