Former Erie County DPW Commissioner Gerard J. Sentz, P.E., Joins T.Y. Lin International
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, announces former Erie County Department of Public Works Commissioner Gerard J. Sentz, P.E., has joined the firm’s Buffalo, New York office as Associate Vice President/Unit Manager. Sentz has nearly 30 years of engineering experience including 11 years working for Erie County and 18 years in consulting engineering. In his new position, Sentz will lead the expansion of T.Y. Lin International’s staff and services in the greater Buffalo area.
Ralston Avenue Bikeway Overcrossing (Children’s Bridge) in Belmont, California Opens
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm has completed the Ralston Avenue Bikeway Overcrossing, a pedestrian and bicycle bridge, in Belmont, California. The $7.3 million dollar project features a Class I, at-grade bikeway along the north side of Ralston Avenue, as well as an overcrossing bridge across Route 101.
Dedicated by the City of Belmont as the “Children’s Bridge,” the project links the residential neighborhoods located west of Route 101 with the Belmont Sports Complex, located east of Route 101.
Sellwood Bridge Replacement Breaks Ground in Portland, Oregon
Multnomah County, Oregon’s Sellwood Bridge Replacement project (Sellwood Bridge) broke ground on Friday, December 16, 2011 in a ceremony attended by U.S. and Oregon Department of Transportation officials, State of Oregon, Multnomah County, City of Portland and TriMet representatives, interested citizens, and design team members.
ASBI Awards Three Top Honors to T.Y. Lin International
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, has received three awards from the American Segmental Bridge Institute (ASBI). The Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge/Hoover Dam Bypass; the I-64 Kanawha River Bridge; and the Jiayue Bridge all received ASBI’s “Bridge Award of Excellence.” The "Bridge Awards of Excellence" were presented at the ASBI 23rd Annual Convention 2011 held on November 7-8 in Washington, DC.
Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge/Hoover Dam Bypass Wins 2011 Be Inspired Award
Bentley Systems honored the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge/Hoover Dam Bypass project with the 2011 Be Inspired Award in the “Innovation in Bridges” category. The Be Inspired Awards recognize outstanding achievement and innovation in the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure projects around the world. The project team which included HDR, T.Y. Lin International, and Jacobs Engineering, was presented with the award at the Be Inspired Thought Leadership Conference that was held on November 8-9 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.