T.Y. Lin International’s Dr. Tan Guan Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Association of Consulting Engineers Singapore
T.Y. Lin International Group, a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces that Dr. Tan Guan, Senior Principal and Director of Building Structures for the firm’s Singapore office, T.Y. Lin International Pte. Ltd., has received a prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Consulting Engineers Singapore (ACES) for his contribution to the engineering profession and the association. The ACES Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes an individual’s contributions to engineering excellence and for setting standards of excellence to which others in the field may aspire. Koh Boon Liang, ACES President, presented the award to Dr. Tan at the ACES 43rd Anniversary Dinner on March 27, 2014.
Maine Veterans Memorial Bridge Featured in Civil Engineering Magazine
ASCE’s Civil Engineering magazine recently published a story about the new Veterans Memorial Bridge in Portland, ME. The $65-million bridge was a design/build project awarded to contractors, Reed & Reed. T.Y. Lin International (TYLI) served as the lead design engineering firm for the team.
Alvaro Piedrahita, T.Y. Lin International President and Chief Executive Officer, Featured in Engineering, Inc. Magazine
Alvaro Piedrahita, president and chief executive officer of T.Y. Lin International, is featured in the July/August 2012 issue of ACEC's Engineering Inc. magazine. The article titled "Handling Global Markets" highlights T.Y. Lin International's presence in international markets and discusses the opportunities and challenges of doing work abroad .
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Featured on NPR's Science Friday
The new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was featured on a live broadcast of NPR's "Science Friday". Marwan Nader, PhD, lead design engineer for the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge, discussed features that give the bridge the flexibility to withstand the 'Big One'.
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Featured in The New York Times
The New York Times recently published a story titled, “A Bridge Built to Sway When the Earth Shakes,” which featured T.Y. Lin International (TYLI) as the lead designer for the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. New York Times science reporter, Henry Fountain sat down with TYLI vice president Marwan Nader, PhD, to discuss the seismic innovations of the unique structure.