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Permanent Transfer Girders Discussed at Bucknell

Mar. 17, 2021

Bucknell University students in Professor Nicholas Tymvios’ construction engineering class were given a preview of what theory looks like in action. McLaren’s Matt Kawczenski, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, Pennsylvania Regional Director, and Erin Schwab, Structural Engineer, both Bucknell alumni, walked the future engineers through first-hand problem-solving scenarios using their own projects as examples. For the historic […]


Structural Glass Design PDH Lecture

Mar. 10, 2021

An aesthetic focal point in many contemporary structural designs, glass is an often misunderstood element that can make or break any architectural vision. Join Jake Leventhal, PE, expert facade + envelope engineer and (NFRC) Certified Simulator, for a PDH accredited discussion on the unique challenges and lessons learned pertaining to structural glass design. Providing understanding […]


ONStage Open at Kaufman Astoria Studios

Mar. 9, 2021

The legendary Kaufman Astoria Studios has expanded its campus, putting ONStage at the center of the action. Located adjacent to the studio backlot, ONStage is a new L shaped, 4-story addition with two new ground floor state-of-the-art sound stage facilities offering 40-foot tall, 90 foot clear span soundproof conditioned spaces for film and television production. The […]


Theater Technology Professionals Take The Stage

Mar. 4, 2021

Theater Technology professionals, take the stage for the piVot2 USITT discussion on early career networking and the benefits of inter-industry mentorship. Meet mastermind panel member and McLaren Engineer, Elena Helvajian who bridges the gap between functional and fantastical as a multidisciplinary structural and mechanical engineer. With dual degrees in Engineering and Technical Theatre, the majority […]


QEWI Certified Senior Facade Restoration Engineer – We are Hiring

Mar. 3, 2021

QEWI (Qualified Exterior Wall Inspector) Certified Senior Facade Restoration Engineer At McLaren, our facade team can be found designing new glass, aluminum, precast, and stainless steel cladding or restoring the masonry, stone, and terracotta cladding for a number of award winning high-rise and low-rise projects across the country – everything from residential, commercial, retail, transportation facilities, […]


Groin Field Shoreline Stabilization Technique

Feb. 26, 2021

Taylor Zimmerman’s PDH lecture at COPRI – Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute Chapter of the ASCE Met Section discussed the performance of notched groins within a groin field and their impact on the morphological evolution of beach nourishment in Deal, NJ. This study focused on the shoreline stabilization technique called groin notching, which is […]


Glass Facade Consulting for Rain Forest Exhibit

Feb. 23, 2021

Amplifying The National Aquarium’s geometric aesthetic, the iconic triangular glass facade that sits atop Baltimore’s Pier 3 building is planning a full renovation. The rooftop pyramid encloses the immersive Upland Tropical Rain Forest exhibit, home to South American natives like the Linne’s two-toed sloth, Golden Lion Tamarin, and over 145 different species of plants. McLaren’s glass facade […]


What are Marine Geophysical Cable Route Surveys?

Feb. 17, 2021

Marine Geophysical Cable Route Surveys The planning, installation, and assessment of subsea offshore wind energy cables present various planning and procedural challenges that can be solved with in-depth integrated hydrographic, geophysical, and geotechnical data. In order to assist in bringing the renewable energy source to the Northeast United States, McLaren’s survey and mapping team provided […]


Engineering Along High Line NYC

Feb. 16, 2021

After reclaiming a long-abandoned elevated railway on Manhattan’s West Side and transforming it into a high-design, 1.45-mile-long linear park, The High Line seamlessly blends the built environment with the natural world along its path and at every access point in NYC. For its 30th Street West entrance, McLaren’s facade group provided design and engineering for […]


Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia Officially Open

Feb. 12, 2021

Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia is officially open! Marking the beginning of a new era of for Philadelphia, the transformed Stadium District is now a premier gaming and entertainment destination. Positioned at the center of big-league action from four major professional sports teams, the casino-hotel weaves an authentically Philly experience for fans and gaming patrons alike, […]