What Can A Structural Engineer Firm Do For You?
Published on February 10, 2014 by Structural Innovations in Structural Engineering

Have you been wondering how structures like Eiffel tower in France or the tallest building in Dubai came into being? These ingenious pieces of engineering came into being through the knowledge of structural engineers. So what is structural engineering? It’s a branch of engineering that deals with design and analysis of structures to resist or support […]

Seismic Restraint for Structural Engineering
Published on February 6, 2014 by Structural Innovations in Seismic Design

One requirement generally overlooked by design professionals is the seismic restraint of non-structural components. The International Building Code and referenced design standards require the seismic restraint of non-structural components depending on the seismic design category of the structure and the type of component in question. To understand these requirements, it’s appropriate to first understand what […]