Welcome to Engineering in the News!  

On this page, you'll find a collection of recent news articles or feature stories highlighting engineering projects in Illinois.

 


Bridging Urban America: The Story of Ralph Modjesky

This documentary film was released in 2016 and received screenings at several engineering-related conferences and events.  


Wells Street Bridge at 95 Years

Chicago Loop Bridges, January 19, 2017


New 35th Street bridge between Bronzeville and Chicago’s lakefront opens

(Featuring the work of SEAOI member John Hillman)

Curbed Chicago, November 10, 2016


Happy 100th Birthday, Lake Street Bridge!

Loop North News, November 4, 2016


Chicago's Historic Lake Street Bridge Turns 100 on Sunday

DNA Info, November 1, 2016


100 Years and Counting at the W. Lake Street Bridge

Chicago Loop Bridges, October 18, 2016


How Did the Red Line Get Under the Chicago River?

DNA Info, October 10, 2016


Plan to repaint Damen bridge red casts light on joyful power of color

Chicago Tribune, October 10, 2016


LondonHouse wins award for transforming 93-year-old Loop building

Loop North News, October 5, 2016


'Invisible' engineer? Not if Bob can help it

(A fantastic article and interview with Bob Johnson, SEAOI member and outreach volunteer, about his passion for bringing the work of engineers into the public eye, and for putting the "E" back in STEM education.)

Builtworlds, August 24, 2016


Blue Island Bridge Reopens after $8 Million Rehabilitation 

(SEAOI Member Brad Noack of H.W. Lochner was the SE for this project.)

Daily Southtown, August 4, 2016 


Structural Engineers of Illinois Recognize Special Awards Winners

Chicago Construction News, June 28, 2016


Chicago Projects Win Structural Engineering Awards

Curbed Chicago, June 27, 2016


LondonHouse, 150 North Riverside receive structural engineering awards

Loop North News, June 23, 2016


The Man Behind the Wonders: Bill Baker Reveals the Secrets of Structural Engineering

Industrial Prime, June 22, 2016


Rail supplier news from Herzog, Miller Ingenuity, Masabi, CarMath, Hanson and CH2M

Progressive Railroading, June 17, 2016


Research Explores Ways To Overcome STEM Fields' Gender Gap

NPR, Morning Edition, June 15, 2016


Engineering Is Not a Science: How Ove Arup changed the design of the modern world

Curbed.com, June 8, 2016


An Exclusive Bridge Club: Chicago’s River Bridges Turn 100

Chicago Tonight, WTTW Channel 11, May 10, 2016


Student Engineers are Building a Steel Bridge to Utah

IIT Students are headed to the National Steel Bridge Competition in Utah. 

Builtworld, May 9, 2016


What are those huge barges on the Chicago River? They're finishing the Riverwalk

Chicago Tribune, April 14, 2016


INSTITUTION OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS NAMES ROBERT HALVORSON ITS 2016 GOLD MEDALIST

Chicago Tribune, April 11, 2016


studio gang clads writers theatre near chicago with timber lattice

*Writers Theatre is a finalist in the 2016 Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards.

Designboom, February 16, 2016

 


 

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