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Miami Pedestrian Bridge Collapse: Computational Forensic Analysis

American Society of Civil Engineers

Journal of Bridge Engineering, Volume 25, Issue 1, January 1, 2020.

11/10/2019

FIGG s Theory of Collapse Failed to Sway NTSB Team

Engineering News Record

In its Oct. 22 announcement of the probable cause of the Florida International University pedestrian bridge collapse, officials with the

11/6/2019

The Beach Company acquires land for multifamily community in

Building Design and Construction

October 30, 2019: The Beach Company, headquartered in Charleston, S.C., has acquired 2.79 acres of land in downtown Chattanooga’s popular

10/30/2019
NTSB: FIU pedestrian bridge collapse due to wrong load calculations failed oversight

NTSB: FIU pedestrian bridge collapse due to wrong load calculations

Equipment World

One of the cracks on truss member 11 of the FIU pedestrian bridge shown two days before the March 15, 2018, collapse in photo by contractor

10/28/2019

NTSB Releases Probable Cause of their 2018 Florida Pedestrian Bridge

Construction Junkie

In March of 2018, an under construction pedestrian bridge on Florida International University’s (FIU) campus collapsed onto an open street

10/29/2019

NTSB announces probable cause of Florida International University

Civil and Structural Engineering Magazine

The National Transportation Safety Board determined, during a public board meeting held Tuesday, that load and capacity calculation errors made

10/24/2019

River Rock mixed-use community breaks ground in Chattanooga

Building Design and Construction

The River Rock mixed-use community is now under construction on its 2.79 acre site located in Chattanooga just two blocks from the Tennessee

10/16/2019

September 2008 Board Meeting

State of California

Meeting Notice   Douglas Bosco (Public Member), Chairman Jeremy M. Hallisey (Public Member) Marisa Moret (Public Member) Ann Notthoff

10/15/2019

2 Dead 1 Missing and 30 Injured in Under Construction Hotel Collapse

Construction Junkie

Tragedy struck in New Orleans over the weekend when an under construction 18-story hotel suddenly collapsed, killing at least 2 with 1 still

10/14/2019

Before Collapse Communications Failed to Save Bridge Project

Engineering News Record

In reports submitted to the NTSB, FIGG Bridge Engineers and MCM blame each other for the fatal collapse of the pedestrian bridge project.

10/10/2019


Vehicle-to-grid technology is revving up

Energy

Vehicle-to-grid technology is revving up

How indoor ag is growing a resilient food revolution

Climate

How indoor ag is growing a resilient food revolution

Beyond recycling: Redesigning the business of fashion with circularity

Prevention

Beyond recycling: Redesigning the business of fashion with circularity

Why self-care is essential for effective sustainability leadership

Prevention

Why self-care is essential for effective sustainability leadership

Canada among G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets

Climate

Canada among G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets

Thunder Bay bird observatory sees record low bird count

Animals

Thunder Bay bird observatory sees record low bird count