Cardno Haynes Whaley is on Winning Team for Silver Line Rail Yard and Maintenance Facility

Cardno Haynes Whaley is pleased to be teaming with Design Builder, Hensel Phelps, to provide structural engineering design services for the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority’s (MWAA) rail yard and maintenance facility to serve the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s (WMATA) new Metrorail route, the Silver Line. This $253 million rail yard and maintenance facility will be located on Washington Dulles International Airport property in Loudoun County, Virginia and be the largest of WMATA’s rail yard and maintenance facilities once completed.

BBVA Compass Office Space Features Floating Stairs: A Structural Rubik’s Cube

BBVA Compass Building — Floating Staircase Between Levels 19 and 20

A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of serving as a docent during the project tour at the landmark BBVA Compass building (2200 Post Oak) for the Rice Design Alliance (RDA) annual membership meeting and reception. It was one of those “proud [...]

Cardno Haynes Whaley’s Stub Girder Design Provides Big Savings at Tysons Overlook

Tysons Overlook is another prominent Cardno Haynes Whaley project in the burgeoning region of Tysons Corner, Virginia. The project consists of a recently topped-out 11-story, 320,000 sf office tower; an adjacent 280,000 sf, 900-space precast concrete parking garage, and future plans for a 300-key hotel.

Cardno Haynes Whaley selected structural steel stub-girder framing with [...]

Cardno Haynes Whaley Names Goodwin as Director of Marketing

As Houston-based structural engineering firm Cardno Haynes Whaley prepares to expand its geographic reach and broaden its structural services, the firm will look to Andrea Goodwin, CPSM to play a significant role in that effort. Goodwin joins the firm as Director of Marketing; she will oversee marketing and business development for the firm’s current offices [...]

American Society of Civil Engineers recognizes Larry E. Whaley, P.E. as Fellow

Houston structural engineer Larry Whaley was recently elevated to the level of Fellow in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), a designation held by fewer than 4% of ASCE members. Whaley was recognized for his contributions at the annual ASCE Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL) Gala in Arlington, VA in late March.

Representatives [...]

Cardno Haynes Whaley Participates in RDA’s Anything That Floats

Imagine the task of being given random building materials and asked to construct, in less than 4 hours, a vessel that could carry two people safely across the Buffalo Bayou in the shortest amount of time. Well, that is exactly the mission at the Rice Design Alliance (RDA) rdAgents’ Anything That Floats yearly competition. On [...]

Houston Takes a Field Day

On Friday, April 4th, the Houston office of Cardno Haynes Whaley participated in the 2014 Westchase District Corporate Challenge. This was the 17th year for the event, and the 10th year for our Houston office to have representatives join in on the fun. The Westchase District Corporate Challenge is an annual competition that [...]

Cardno Haynes Whaley Runs in Cherry Blossom 10-Miler

Debbie Buckham, Tim Dowdy (Hickok Cole),Larisa Ramich, Lee Ressler, Theresa Sheils (Gensler)and Brian Cornell

John McKinney and Theresa Sheils (Gensler)

The Cardno Haynes Whaley Reston office team of Larisa Ramich, Brian Cornell, Lee Ressler and Debbie Buckham participated in Washington DC’s 42nd Annual Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10-Mile Run on Sunday, April 6, [...]

Southwestern Energy Corporate Headquarters Tops Out

February 27th Cardno Haynes Whaley had the great pleasure of attending the topping out ceremony for Southwestern Energy’s new corporate headquarters in Springwoods Village, Texas, just north of Houston. This was a great event in which the owners, design and development team and contractor celebrated a successful milestone in the project. The new headquarters consists [...]

HWA’s “Can-Do Engineers” Participate in Canstruction Houston

Last weekend, a group of Haynes Whaley Associates employees became the “Can-Do Engineers” to build the Bridge to End Hunger.

Canstruction Houston 2013

The group participated in Canstruction, an annual design competition, sponsored by the design and construction industry, which benefits the Houston Food Bank. The mission of the competition is for teams to [...]