Civil, Structural, Engineering Blog

What's Causing a Growth Explosion in the Civil Engineering Industry?

The field of civil engineering took a sizable hit during the Great Recession. Projects were put on hold, municipalities were slashing budgets, and in general, construction tapered off. Experts are...

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Five Things You Should Know About Hazardous Waste

 
Hazardous waste must be handled very carefully. Here are 5 things you need to know.

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Infographic: 5 Things to Know About Special Inspections

It’s easy to take the structural integrity of buildings for granted. We spend time everyday inside apartment complexes, offices, shops, hotels, and public buildings without a second thought. ...

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ACI Develops Code for Repairing Reinforced Concrete

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has recently released a new code known as ACI 562 for the prescription and maintenance of concrete. The code is designed specifically to allow licensed...

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5 Things You Need to Know About Structural Engineering

Although the practice of structural engineering has been around as long as buildings themselves, the career didn’t become professionalized until the industrial revolution in the late 19th century.

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Shield Provides Full-Service Commercial Engineering Solutions

Engineering is a complicated business, but it doesn’t have to be. When you choose to work with a company that offers a broad range of engineering services in-house, you’re mitigating the risk of...

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Shield Engineering: Your One-Stop Shop for Engineering Solutions

Shield Engineering is a full-service engineering firm offering solutions in the following categories: environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, engineering design, civil engineering,...

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5 Things You Need to Know About Special Inspections

1. WHY SPECIAL INSPECTIONS WERE CREATED

Special Inspections began to be widely enforced after several strings of construction-related failures occurred. In the early 1980s, U.S. House...

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5 Things You Need to Know About Groundwater Remediation

Groundwater remediation is the act of removing pollutants from the groundwater or converting the pollutants into particles that will not harm the public. Here are five things you need to know...

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Highlighting Shield Engineering Team Member, Ayla Homer

Shield Engineering is excited to introduce team member, Ayla Homer! Ayla joined Shield Engineering with a B. S. degree in Geology and a minor in Sustainability Studies from the State University of...

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