DES MOINES, Iowa - As a member of the Iowa Building Safety Assessment and Failure Evaluation Team (B-SAFE), Shuck-Britson, Inc. will assist in providing building inspections to ensure structures are safe for occupancy following large-scale disasters, such as tonadoes or floods. The team will also provide any technical resources to local communities regarding building inspections and building safety during times of disaster and also during the recovery and rebuilding processes. The B-SAFE Team has been designated as a state disaster specialty team, which allows communities to utilize this team as a state resouce in times of disaster by contacting their county emergency manager.
DES MOINES, Iowa –Shuck-Britson, Inc. moved to a new office in the Historic East Village of downtown Des Moines where the team has additional space for a growing structural team. The new location at 400 East Court Avenue, Suite 140, offers improved access and the ability to coordinate more efficiently with nearby architectural firms and other clients. Proximity to downtown Des Moines restaurants and the Court District also provides greater opportunities to explore all that downtown has to offer.
BOONE COUNTY, Iowa - Snyder & Associates, Inc. and subsidiary Shuck-Britson Inc. are honored to receive an American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) national recognition award for the High Trestle Trail Bridge. The 1/2- mile, 13-story high bridge across the Des Moines River valley is one of the largest trail bridges in the world. Connecting five towns (Ankeny, Sheldahl, Slater, Madrid and Woodward), the trail spans 25 miles through scenic areas of Polk, Story, Boone and Dallas counties.