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Preparing for the 2023 Florida Hurricane Season

Understanding the High Velocity Hurricane Zone  As the 2023 hurricane season fast approaches the state of Florida, it is essential for manufacturers, builders, and contractors in areas prone to hurricanes are well-prepared. In this blog, …

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Engineering Express Assists With Chronicling A New House Build

Engineering Express has been chosen to partner on a project featuring a 2-story CBS Masonry new house build in a high wind area of South Florida.  We will be providing input on technical aspects of …

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Storefront Glazing: How to Boost your Business During & After the Pandemic

Floor displays are only a fraction of the equation. Storefront glazing, glass quality, and appearance play a substantial role in attracting customers into a store. It can also help sway the window shopper to make their way inside and make a purchase.

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A Modern Tuscan Staircase Renovation

Transforming a Tuscan Eyesore in the Center of the Home to a Modern Showpiece  By Sabrina Bennardo, LCSW When we bought this townhome we knew that one of the first things that had to go …

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Top 10 Deck Safety Tips

Winter has passed and Spring has sprung! Is your deck ready for the spring and summer seasons? Here are the top 10 steps you can take to check the safety of your deck to ensure your friends and family are safe during deck season.

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5 Creative Designs to Improve Commercial Outdoor Spaces

Designing smooth transitions between inside and out and getting rooted in nature has become increasingly popular throughout residential designs and is rapidly seeping into commercial building designs, as well.

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Rooftop Wind Forces Help Page

DETERMINING WIND FORCES ON GROUND & ROOFTOP MECHANICAL UNITS Resources to help design professionals interpret performance evaluations & determine net forces on supporting ground & rooftop structures for mechanical units. Examples of mechanical equipment include …

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8 Warning Signs of Using a ‘Small-Time Engineer’

I often tell of the warnings to companies that use ‘small-time engineers’ thinking they are saving money & time.  I can tell the story because I used to be that small-time engineer.  That’s me in …

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On-Demand Engineering – Could This Be the Future?

Innovative Firm Delivers Disruptive TechnologyTo An Age-Old Profession Download this article If you’re in the construction or design industry you know the drill. You have a quick design need. You email your engineer and wait.  …

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Make A Hurricane Pet Disaster Plan

Click here to learn how to make a pet disaster plan for when a storm strikes

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Deconstructing This

Listen to our Podcast “Deconstructing This” available wherever you listen.  Find more at 

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LEGO LESSONS FROM ENGINEERING FIRM CEO By Frank Bennardo, PE January 7, 2020 PART 1: THE SETUP It began when I walked by the newly opened LEGO® store at the local mall (it actually started …

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Learn More About Glass

Here’s a collection of informative videos on glass manufacturing compliments of our friends at

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Outdoor Living Designs for Star Island Miami

Engineering Express provided the engineering designs for numerous building components on this unique project in Star Island in Miami, FL. From the pool to the handrails to specialty glazing, stairs and firepit features, this concept …

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Engineering Express Is Officially The Fastest Engineering On The Planet

Engineering Express has created systems and tools to provide on-demand engineering, achieving what no other building component design firm has, down to 0-second engineering. We received a US Trademark for the term to make it …

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