Galveston Visit Offers Preview of Jersey Shore 5 Years After Superstorm Sandy

Photos of post-Ike reconstruction help Sandy Damage Victims with house raising lessons as they rebuild their dream homes. It’s been over 5 years since Hurricane Ike devastated Galveston Texas.  While continuing our engineering repair designs to affected areas of Texas, I recently assessed their recovery of storm-affected areas. What I discovered was a surprising display…

A Few Forensic Clues Found in Hurricane Sandy Damage

Sometimes, with Hurricane Sandy damage, it’s quite easy to spot the problem. Notable examples are roofing shingles torn away, bearing soil scoured and retaining walls washed into the first level, sometimes we’ve even been inside homes that have partially collapsed. Those types of assessment are obvious since the scale of destruction covers the entire home…

States to get $5.4 billion in first wave of Hurricane Sandy recovery money

Written by Malia Rulon Herman and Brian Tumulty Courier-Post Washington Bureau   States to get $5.4 billion in first wave of Hurricane Sandy recovery money WASHINGTON – New York, New Jersey and other states hit by Superstorm Sandy will get $5.4 billion in the first wave of recovery money approved by Congress, Democratic Sen. Chuck…

Troy Bishop, EI in Sandy Damage, New Jersey

How We Became The Best Engineers Helping Sandy Victims

Engineering Express® is all about solving seemingly impossible engineering challenges, and bringing the highest engineering standard at affordable costs with lightning speed to those in need.  It’s how we got our name and how we’re able to bring the best engineering service to Sandy damage victims in New York and New Jersey. We just passed…

Congress Steps Up the Fight Against Extreme Weather Like Sandy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  December 19, 2012 CONTACT:  Alec Gerlach, (202) 224-4159   In Wake of Sandy, Bill Would Improve Nation’s Resiliency to Extreme Weather WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy, Senators John Kerry (D-MA), Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ), and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) today introduced legislation to strengthen existing extreme weather resiliency efforts. …

Frank L. Bennardo, P.E. Is Welcomed To The Structural Engineers Association of New York

It’s official:  Frank L. Bennardo, P.E. has been accepted into the Structural Engineers Association of New York. He brings his vast expertise in storm damage evaluation and expert wind experience to the organization, as well as the full cooperation of his 18 person expert design team. Entering with his willingness to instruct those engineers not…