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Blast Wall Engineer

  • 1.  Blast Wall Engineer

    Posted 12-06-2018 17:29

    We are trying to find a Blast Wall Engineering consultant or a Blast Wall Design Build company for an apartment project in Brunswick Georgia.

     

    We need protection for our HUD apartment project from an 850 gallon propane tank and a 1200 gallon diesel belly tank under a generator that are located on adjacent properties.

     

    Any recommendations or contacts for Blast Wall Engineering firms that have worked w/ other architects would be appreciated!

     

    Thanks, Rob

     

    Robert "Rob" Hoenshel AIA, LEED®AP BD+C
    Vice President
    PQH GROUP   

    Architects-Design/Build Services

    4141 Southpoint Drive East

    Jacksonville, Florida 32216

    Phone   904.224.0001

    Fax       904.224.0023

    Cell       904.704.7292

     

     

     

     

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  • 2.  RE: Blast Wall Engineer

    Posted 12-07-2018 17:23
    Hinman Consulting Engineers. Alexandria, VA office.

    Ask for Debbie Schroeder




  • 3.  RE: Blast Wall Engineer

    Posted 12-07-2018 18:32

    Rob,

    Jensen Hughes has experience analyzing and designing blast walls in accordance with the HUD Barrier Design Guidance.  Kevin Mueller, in our Chicago office, has done this analysis for a HUD supported project in Tampa, where a nearby 8000 gallon propane tank was within the Acceptable Separation Distance.  We have the capabilities to analyze the wall under the blast loads and fire exposure, if necessary. He can be reached at kmueller@jensenhughes.com or 312-879-7200.



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    Ashley Pitts, AIA, CASp
    Senior Accessibility Consultant
    JENSEN HUGHES
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  • 4.  RE: Blast Wall Engineer

    Posted 12-07-2018 23:14

    Try Innovative Engineering in Woodstock, Georgia.  They do all our federal work, much of which includes force protection.  Stephan Morgan is the PE with qualifications in blast resistant design. 

    Web:          www.ieiusa.com

    Phone:        678-883-5863

     

    David J Sewell, AIA

    Toland Mizell Molnar, LLC