T.Y. Lin International Wins 2015 International Bridge Conference George S. Richardson Medal for San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announced today that the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge New East Span (East Span) has been awarded the prestigious International Bridge Conference (IBC) George S. Richardson Medal. The George S. Richardson Medal honors a single, recent outstanding achievement in bridge engineering. TYLI, in a joint venture with Moffatt & Nichol, served as Engineer of Record on the complex seismic replacement project. TYLI and its project partners accepted the award at the 2015 IBC Bridge Awards Dinner on June 9, 2015, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Lucien D. Tender, P.E., Joins T.Y. Lin International as Lead Environmental Engineer for South Region
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that Lucien D. Tender, P.E., has joined the firm as Lead Environmental Engineer for TYLI’s South Region. Lucien comes to TYLI with 23 years of environmental engineering experience that includes environmental permitting, site assessment, and site remediation. He most recently served as Senior Project Manager and Florida Rail Sector Lead for an international professional services firm, where he worked on projects for Class I freight rail, passenger rail, and commercial clients. With a well-established background in the Florida environmental community, Lucien will join the TYLI team led by Colin Henderson to provide statewide support of environmental projects, with a focus on rail and transit.
T.Y. Lin International Welcomes Robert Sergeant, P.E., as West Region Director of Rail and Transit
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that Robert “Bob” Sergeant, P.E., has been hired as the new Director of Rail and Transit for the firm’s West Region. A civil engineering and transportation executive with a broad range of experience in program/project management and business development strategy, Sergeant will be responsible for TYLI expansion in the region, focusing on planning, design, and construction management services for freight rail, passenger rail, and bus transit infrastructure and facilities. He will also oversee client relationship management, project delivery, and recruitment and retention of key staff.
T.Y. Lin International Announces Completion of the Brookfield Floating Bridge in Vermont
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the new Brookfield Floating Bridge, which crosses Sunset Lake in Brookfield, Vermont, opened to traffic on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Serving as prime design consultant for the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans), TYLI performed an alternatives investigation for the replacement bridge and carried the selected alternative through final design and Plans, Specifications, and Estimates (PSE) submittal. The project transformed an aging floating structure into a state-of-the-art fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) pontoon system with a life expectancy of 100 years.
T.Y. Lin International Wins 2015 Design Engineering Safety Excellence Award for Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall in Singapore
T.Y. Lin International Group (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that its Singapore office, T.Y. Lin International Pte. Ltd., has received the 2015 Design and Engineering Safety Excellence Award (Institutional and Industrial category) from the Building Construction Authority (BCA) for the restoration of the historic Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall. Dr. Tan Guan, Qualified Person (QP) and Project Manager, accepted the award from Quek See Tiat, BCA Chairman, at BCA’s 16th Anniversary Gala on May 14, 2015, at Resorts World Sentosa.