Featured Project: Tidal Tributary Restoration by Modification of Salinity Control Structures

Tidal tributaries are important to the ecological health of Tampa Bay. The Tampa Bay Estuary Program (TBEP) estimates that there are over 300 named and unnamed tidal creeks and tributaries that enter Tampa Bay. These tidal systems serve as a nexus between freshwater inputs and tidally influenced salinity regimes. As such, they serve as major areas of productivity and habitat Read More …

Featured Project: Heavily Traveled Bridge Repaired in Record Time

On December 6, 2017, the heavily traveled Parker truss bridge over the Monocacy River in Maryland was damaged when a garbage truck struck its overhead members. The State Highway Administration informed the public that this import connector needed to be closed for repairs for 60 days. The GPI emergency response team developed 2D and 3D models to (more accurately) predict Read More …

Featured Project: American Physical Therapy Association Headquarters at Potomac Yards

GPI is currently providing engineering consulting services for the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection systems for a build-to-suit, seven- story, 100,000 sq ft building. Design includes rooftop mechanical units and three levels of underground parking. The building’s ground floor includes the lobby and a fitness center with locker room. There is an atrium that extends up through the 7th Read More …

Featured Project: Old Blenheim Bridge Replacement

History of the Bridge The Old Blenheim Bridge is a wooden covered bridge that spanned the Schoharie Creek in North Blenheim, NY. Nichols Montgomery Powers was brought in from Vermont to build the bridge by a group of local business men who formed the Blenheim Bridge Company for the purpose of constructing this bridge. The bridge opened in 1855, and Read More …

GPI Staff Volunteer at The Children’s Inn

GPI catered and served dinner to children and their families at The Children’s Inn at the National Institutes of Health. Last night’s theme was “fiesta” and everyone enjoyed fajitas from Baja Fresh! GPI staff enjoyed the opportunity to spend the evening with these amazing children. The Children’s Inn at NIH is a residential “Place Like Home’’ for families with children Read More …