Structural Reinforcement Case Studies

5959 Century Blvd

5959 W. Century Blvd, a 13-story non-ductile concrete  building originally built in 1966, underwent conversion into a dual-branded select service hotel with rooftop amenities including a swimm...

Allstate Tower Wrap

As part of a rehabilitation of a series of utility towers, the structural engineer recommended repairs to the foundations. The concrete footing needed to be excavated, repaired and backfilled. Morr...

GMOL Project Dory-Roof Structure Strengthening

General Mills closed their Vineland, New Jersey plant in 2017 and moved a soup line to their Hannibal, Missouri plant. To accommodate the new soup line, numerous modifications, additions and relocatio...

Greenway Bridge End Rehabilitation

WIDOT required shear reinforcement for a bridge in Monroe, Wisconsin. The bridge has been in service for many years and required concrete repairs and fiber reinforcement to supplement the loss in r...

Highway 616 Over Highway 2 FRP Repair

The Highway 616 overpass crosses over Highway 2 near Millet, Alberta. Highway 2, the main corridor connecting the cities  of Calgary and Edmonton, is a main thoroughfare for commuters and carg...

Intermountain Power Plant

Intermountain Power (IMP) has been a user of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) for strengthening of their circulating cooling water systems (CW) for over 10 years. Its site engineering and pro...

Laguardia Delta Terminal

The redesign of the arrivals deck at Delta Airlines Terminal C required an upgrade to the loading of the beams and girders. The increased capacity requirements were developed by the engineer of rec...

Northwest Doors Shear Transfer

Northwest Doors purchased two adjoining buildings within the same commercial building complex that did not have direct access to one another. The buildings were divided by existing precasted tilt-u...

Palomar College

Fyfe Company was successful in designing the carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) materials for a comprehensive seismic rehabilitation of an existing parking structure. The Palomar Community Coll...

Renovations of San Diego City College Buildings

The San Diego City College main campus is in the heart of the City of San Diego and is a two-year community college in the San Diego Community College District (SDCCD). A multiple-building renovation...

Robert F. Kennedy Bridge Concrete Super Structure Repair with Tyfo® Fiber-Reinforced Polymer System

The Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority required the repair of the existing Robert F. Kennedy Bridge concrete super structure due to concrete spalling and det...

Washington DC Dot Repairs Infrastructure

The Department of Transportation is responsible for maintaining the heavy highway bridges present in and around the DC area. Many older large bridge structures have 8 lanes or more in each directio...