Maine’s New Veterans Memorial Bridge Completed and Open to Traffic
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that the new Veterans Memorial Bridge, one of Maine’s most heavily traveled bridges connecting the cities of Portland and South Portland over the Fore River, is now complete and open to traffic. Built with 361 pieces of precast concrete, the 1,610-ft bridge stretches more than one-third of a mile across the Fore River.
T.Y. Lin International Wins IABC 2012 Gold Quill Award
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, has won the 2012 Gold Quill Award from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) for its website (www.tylin.com) in the Interactive Media Design category. IABC’s annual Gold Quill Awards program honors the best of the best in business communication, offering professional and student communicators the opportunity to have their work evaluated by expert judges. This year’s competition received nearly 550 entries from 22 countries. The T.Y. Lin International Group Website was the only entry selected for an award in the Interactive Media Design category. TYLI received the Award at the Gold Quill Awards gala held on June 25, 2012 at the IABC 2012 World Conference in Chicago, IL.
Belmont US 101/Ralston Avenue Pedestrian/Bicycle Bridge Receives APWA Project of the Year Award
The Belmont US 101/Ralston Avenue Pedestrian/Bicycle Bridge was recently named an American Public Works Association (APWA) Silicon Valley Chapter Project of the Year in the Transportation, cost greater than $5 million category. T.Y. Lin International served as prime engineering consultant and provided bridge engineering services from initial concept through construction.
David Goodyear, P.E., S.E., Receives Post-Tensioning Institute Fellow Award
David Goodyear, P.E., S.E., T.Y. Lin International Senior Vice President and Chief Bridge Engineer, was selected as the recipient of the 2012 Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI) Fellow Award for his outstanding contributions to the post-tensioning industry and significant contributions to PTI committees. Goodyear received the award at the PTI Convention on May 8, 2012 in Nashville, TN. Established in 1976, PTI is recognized as the worldwide authority on post-tensioning dedicated to expanding quality post-tensioning applications through research, code development and marketing.
T.Y. Lin International Wins ACEC Grand Award for Harbor Drive Pedestrian Bridge
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI) received a Grand Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) for its work on the Harbor Drive Pedestrian Bridge in San Diego, California. The awards were announced at ACEC’s 46th Annual Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) Gala in Washington, D.C. Known as the “Academy Awards” of the engineering industry, the EEA recognize preeminent engineering achievements from throughout the world.