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 [...]
On September 11, I had the pleasure of attending a reception for the grand opening of the Arbor Grill at The Houstonian Club and Spa in Houston, Texas. Haynes Whaley Associates was the structural engineer for this project, and, as part of the project team, I enjoyed the chance to get back together with the [...]
To those in the building industry, few occasions are as momentous as a topping out celebration. Yesterday I had the honor of attending the topping out celebration for The Elevation at Washington Gateway with my colleagues, Craig Myers and Aric Heffelfinger. As we enjoyed lunch with fellow project team members, I thought about how some [...]
Earlier this month, a small group of Haynes Whaley engineers and the marketing team made their way to the Alley Kat in trendy Midtown Houston for a Young Professionals Reception with Mayor Annise Parker. The venue was intended to be laid-back and cozy, with velour-cushioned loveseats and damask wallpaper illuminated by low-lighting, and no spot [...]
On Thursday, June 13, 2013 the 24th annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Real Estate Games took place at American University in Washington, DC. More than 2,000 people from the commercial real estate community participated and competed against one another in the all-day Olympic-style sporting event.
For the first time, the Reston Haynes Whaley office [...]
For the past 19 years, Haynes Whaley Associates has participated in the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Houston Chapter’s Sandcastle Competition in Galveston, Texas. Since 1986, AIA Houston has hosted this competition involving teams of architects, contractors, designers, engineers and colleges from around the state. This year’s event took place June 1.
Haynes Whaley’s very [...]
Steve Wilkerson, Ph.D., P.E.
Haynes Whaley’s Director of Technology Implementation, Steve Wilkerson, Ph.D., P.E., attended the 2013 Structures Congress in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in May. This is an annual conference hosted by the Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) focusing on the structural engineering discipline. It provides a forum [...]
In recognition of National Bike to Work Day, Haynes Whaley’s Tom Heffernan, Lee Ressler and Mike Edwards threw own their helmets to celebrate the benefits of cycling – good health, clean environment, saving money, etc. Tom rode 20 miles; Lee covered 16 miles on his trek; and Mike enjoyed a 29-mile Hammerfest. Way to go [...]
Rice University reached a major milestone this October, celebrating 100 years since its founding in 1912. The university held various events on their grounds honoring their centennial, including a Lecture Series, Walking Tours of the Campus, Homecoming & Alumni Reunion activities and a Centennial Gala. Not to be missed was the unveiling of the under [...]
Tis the season for gingerbread houses. Haynes Whaley’s Reston office enjoyed the company of good friends, gingerbread and lots of candy at Ginger Build 2012: http://animoto.com/play/60ClkvwSzRGzbrJSWnXdMQ.