T.Y. Lin International Wins 2016 ACEC California Honor Award for I-805 Carroll Canyon Road and High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Extension Project in San Diego
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the I-805 Carroll Canyon Road and High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) Extension Project in San Diego, California, has won a 2016 Engineering Excellence Honor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of California (ACEC California). The project involved the extension of Carroll Canyon Road under Interstate 805, the construction of new HOV lanes in each direction along the interstate highway from I-5 to Carroll Canyon Road, and the construction of a northbound Direct Access Ramp (DAR) from the Carroll Canyon Road Extension to the HOV lanes. As Structures Lead on the Carroll Canyon Road Extension and the construction of the DAR to the HOV lanes, TYLI provided type selection and preparation of Plans, Specifications, and Estimates (PS&E). Structures include a 1600-foot-long viaduct with an elevated intersection, three additional bridges, and six specially designed retaining walls.
T.Y. Lin International Wins 2016 ACEC Washington Platinum Award for Port Mann Bridge
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the Port Mann Bridge in Vancouver, British Columbia, has won the 2016 Engineering Excellence Platinum Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Washington (ACEC Washington), capturing the top honor in the competition. The design-build project is the centerpiece of the Port Mann Bridge/Highway 1 Improvement Project (PMH1), the largest transportation infrastructure project in the history of the Canadian province to address escalating traffic congestion throughout Greater Vancouver. TYLI served as Chief Design Engineer for the cable-stayed Port Mann Bridge and Design Manager for the overall Port Mann Bridge Project. The firm was also responsible for verifying the design-builder construction quality records and certifying constructed works prior to operation.
Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People Wins 2016 Project of the Year and People’s Choice Awards from ACEC Oregon
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People (Tilikum Crossing) in Portland, Oregon, has won the 2016 Project of the Year and People’s Choice Awards in the Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) competition of the American Council of Engineering Companies of Oregon (ACEC Oregon). TYLI served as the Engineer of Record for the landmark span, working closely with the Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon (TriMet), the project owner, and Kiewit Infrastructure West Co., the Design-Build Contractor.
T.Y. Lin International Hires Richard Perrin, AICP, as Director of Planning, East Region
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI) announces that Richard Perrin, AICP, executive director of the Genesee Transportation Council (GTC), has joined TYLI as Director of Planning for the firm’s operations across the eastern United States. Perrin will also serve as a senior project manager based in TYLI’s Rochester, New York, office.
T.Y. Lin International Wins 2015 Structural Award for Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall
T.Y. Lin International Group (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the firm’s Singapore office, T.Y. Lin International Pte Ltd, received a 2015 Structural Award (Structural Heritage Category) from The Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) for their role in the restoration of the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall in Singapore. Dr. Tan Guan, TYLI’s Director of Building Structures and Qualified Person (QP) and Project Manager for the project, accepted the award at The Structural Awards 2015 ceremony in London on November 13, 2015.