About Us l Advertising l Magazine l Newsletter l Contact Us l Instagram
Home>Topics>Structural Engineer
  1. All
  2. Magazine Articles
  3. Online Articles
  4. Article

Structural Engineer

Structural Engineer news and technical articles from Fire Engineering. Search Structural Engineer latest and archived news and articles

  1. "Big Box" Store Fire: Lessons Learned

    Article

    Wed, 28 Jan 2015

    and dangerously overload intact members. Redistribution of loads is a concept most accurately determined by a structural engineer or, at the very least, someone with extensive knowledge of building construction. • Although tilt-up walls

  2. P2 ~ "Big Box" Store Fire: Lessons Learned

    Article

    Wed, 28 Jan 2015

    and dangerously overload intact members. Redistribution of loads is a concept most accurately determined by a structural engineer or, at the very least, someone with extensive knowledge of building construction. • Although tilt-up walls

  1. Technical Rescue Training: Training the Technical Rescuer

    Online Articles

    Thu, 4 Dec 2014

    few minutes and then throw your “pitch.” I use the following exchange as an example: “Hey Pat, the structural engineer just informed us that the estimated load we’re shoring is about 15,000 pounds. 4x4s are going to be a no-go. What are we going to do?” Being that they’re new to this field, coach

  2. COLLAPSE LESSONS

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 1 Oct 2002

    According to the original structural engineer of the WTC, the buildings ..... Associates, a Houston-based structural engineer , believes that the following ..... building fireproofing. A structural engineer noted the problems of locating

  3. HAZARD MITIGATION

    Magazine Articles

    Sun, 1 Jun 1997

    Felipe Nazario, a civilian structural engineer contracted by PR`s Housing ..... team--David Hammond, a structural engineer and IST lead technical specialist ..... J. HAMMOND, S.E., a structural engineer , is lead instructor for the

  4. Firefighter Safety: You've Received a Mayday—Now What?

    Online Articles

    Thu, 3 Apr 2014

    rescue efforts. Assess need for heavy technical rescue teams. Monitor structural stability of building, call for structural engineer . Media control/Public information officer. Dispatch to monitor all radio frequencies. All subjects covered

  5. Baltimore Taxpayer Fire

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 28 Jan 2014

    occupancy and all exposures that were not protected by a fire wall. It will become an ongoing operation until a structural engineer declares the building safe. After the fire, the department initiated an action review. Some of the main points

  6. Construction Concerns: Fall Protection Anchorages and Harnesses

    Online Articles

    Wed, 27 Oct 2010

    steel or bar joists at locations selected by the structural engineer (photo 1 ) or fastened through the steel roof ..... size of fasteners required in the design by the structural engineer . Their strength depends on whether they were installed

  7. Unified Command, Mutual Aid Key in Garage Collapse

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Nov 2010

    PAR was taken of the HFD-NJ/UASI teams and construction workers. The utility companies and Hackensack’s structural engineer were recalled. All recovery efforts were stopped, and NJ/UASI teams were released until the structural engineers

  8. California Task Force Rescues

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 Sep 2010

    selection and use of alternate shoring materials and methods. Structures Specialist Mikael Gartner (a civilian structural engineer who also is fluent in French and was often called on as an interpreter and who has been working on concepts for