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T.Y. Lin International Announces Grand Opening of New South Runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

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T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the new South Runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) opened for operations on September 18, 2014 — on schedule and within budget. The $791 million project was constructed in several individual work packages, including Site Preparation, Structures, and Paving, Lighting and Signage. As part of the Program Management Office (PMO) for the FLL’s New South Runway and Terminal 4 Expansion Program, TYLI was responsible for oversight and coordination of the various design and construction firms involved in the runway project.

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Tung-Yen (T.Y.) Lin Named 2014 Distinguished Alumnus by University of California, Berkeley, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

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T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the University of California, Berkeley, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) has named Tung-Yen (T.Y.) Lin (CE MS ‘33), Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering and founder of TYLI, as an inductee of the 2014 Class of the CEE Academy of Distinguished Alumni. Professor Lin (1912-2003) held the position of Professor of Civil Engineering at the University from 1946-1976. He also served as Chairman of the Division of Structural Engineering and Structural Mechanics, Director of the Structural Engineering Laboratory, and Chairman of the Board of Educational Development. The CEE Academy of Distinguished Alumni was established in 2012 to recognize the professional achievements and contributions of CEE alumni.

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Qian (Cherry) Xiong, P.E., Named T.Y Lin International’s Director of Modeling/Simulation Studies

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T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that Qian (Cherry) Xiong, P.E., has been named TYLI’s Director of Modeling/Simulation Studies. In her new role, Xiong will be responsible for preparing macroscopic and microscopic simulation studies, such as analyses of travel patterns at the regional and corridor level with strong graphical interfaces and travel demand forecasting. With extensive experience using all major transportation planning and traffic operations software packages, Xiong will apply traffic operations and demand models that are prepared by government agencies, as well as develop these models when none are available.

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San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span Wins 2014 Excellence in Structural Engineering Award from National Council of Structural Engineers Associations

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T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span (East Span) has been presented with a 2014 Excellence in Structural Engineering Award from the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA). The NCSEA Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards honor structural engineering ingenuity throughout the world. Working with the California Department of Transportation, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, and the California Transportation Commission, TYLI, in a joint venture with Moffatt & Nichol, was the Engineer of Record on the replacement project, which ranks as the largest public works project in State of California history. TYLI accepted the award at the 2014 Annual NCSEA Conference held in New Orleans, LA.

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T.Y. Lin International Announces Official Opening of Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital in Singapore

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T.Y. Lin International Group (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces the official opening of the Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital (MNH) in Singapore. The first private hospital to be built from the ground up in Singapore in more than 30 years, MNH, which opened on September 13, 2014, incorporates many innovative user features and specialized medical technologies previously unavailable in the island country or across Asia. TYLI’s Singapore office, T.Y. Lin International Pte. Ltd., was responsible for all Civil and Structural (C&S) design services for the fast-track project, which was completed in just 24 months.

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