Author: Susan Higdon

04 Oct SDG ATHLETES SHOWING OUT

We are proud to support our "active" engineers. Congratulations guys! George and Andrew ran the Moosic City Dairy Dash in MetroCenter this weekend. Andrew beat George by a mere 2 seconds and they both did great. George got 3rd place in his age group and won a cowbell! Jennifer ran the 5k on the Greenway in Bellevue in 29 minutes, a (post babies) personal best.            ...

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04 Oct CPR / AED TRAINING AT SDG

Big shout out to SDG employees who stepped up and volunteered for a CPR / AED Training Course conducted at SDG to be available in an emergency for their co-workers. Paige, Jennifer, Will, Jonathan, Rob, and David. Thank you!          ...

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24 Sep NEW FIELD ENGINEER

SDG is pleased to announce the addition of Blake Vickers to our team of field engineers and construction administrators. Blake received his M.S. in Civil Engineering in 2017 from the University of Kentucky and his B.S. in Civil Engineering from UK in 2016. He is a licensed Professional Engineer. Blake previously worked as a structural design engineer with LECGI, Inc. in Louisville and prior to that with Freeland Harris Consulting in Lexington, Kentucky.  ...

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24 Sep NEW ENGINEERING HIRES

SDG is excited to announce the addition of 5 recent engineering graduates to our design team of structural engineers. Auston Wingard, E.I. joined SDG in May of 2020 following completion of his M.S. in Civil Engineering from Auburn University. He obtained his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Auburn in 2017 and previously worked with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Engineer Research and Development Center in Vicksburg, MS and Hargrove Engineers and Constructors in Mobile, AL...

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20 Aug FAYETTE COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ STEAM ACADEMY CHANGING THE WAY STUDENTS LEARN

SDG is proud to have worked with Ross Tarrant Architects on this innovative facility that is a partnership between progressive education specialists from the UK College of Education and Fayette County Public Schools. Fayette County Public Schools’ STEAM Academy is completely changing the way students learn. This building, originally built in 2007 for Imani Baptist Church, was completely renovated to create a new, state-of-the-art educational environment for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. The building also...

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19 Aug WE’RE HIRING!

SDG has current openings for: Senior Structural Design Engineer / Project Manager and a BIM Modeler. See our job posts at Structural Design Group Jobs on Indeed.Com. If you are interested in becoming a part of our team, submit resumes with a cover letter through Indeed or email sdg@sdg-structure.com. http://www.sdg-structure.com/careers/...

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05 Aug RENDERINGS UNVEILED FOR THE NEW MARY BRIDGE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL BUILDING

ESa and Mary Bridge Hospital unveiled architectural renderings for the new Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital building. Preliminary work is underway and construction of the new hospital building is scheduled to begin early 2022. Anticipated opening towards the end of 2024. The Outpatient Center will be incorporated into the new facility’s architectural design, bringing both inpatient and outpatient services to one location. Other design and architectural elements of the building reflect the hospital's roots in Tacoma and...

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29 Jun DEBBIE LOWE RETIREMENT

Debbie Lowe retired in June this year after almost 15 years with SDG. Debbie started with SDG in 2006.  She was a valued member of our staff taking on almost any administrative role needed and was a key contributor in our Field Group working with members of the Construction Administration team, architects, contractors, and testing agencies. Her always smiling, always helpful, willing and grateful attitude will be greatly missed.          ...

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18 Jun CONSTRUCTION UNDERWAY AT FORT MILL MEDICAL CENTER

Construction has begun at the new 200,000-square-foot, 100-bed hospital with a helipad and separate entrances for the emergency department and ambulances. An Integrated Project Delivery approach is being utilized with recurring team meetings to discuss, evaluate, and coordinate the project. https://www.bizjournals.com/charlotte/news/2021/05/27/fort-mill-medical-center-construction-begins.html...

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