Rhode Island Jobs Corps Vocational Training Center*
Provided Structural Engineering Services for a 100,000 sq. ft., four-building complex. The project included a new two-story dormitory and a new dining hall, and library wing as well a new workshop. The project also included a complete renovation of an existing academic building. and the existing gymnasium and performance center. The renovation required that the existing buildings comply to Chapter 34 of BOCA 97. This involved a complete lateral analysis of the existing buildings and the addition of new lateral resisting elements. The steel and concrete structure of the existing building was deteriorated at number of locations. and the required repair was specified in a special specification section for repair and restoration of the existing structure.
Dyer Spears Inc.
* Completed as principal in charge at Souza, True and Partners, Inc.