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Notre Dame Cathedral, a historic symbol of Paris for over 850 years, was highly damaged after its famous wooden spire was engulfed by flames and collapsed on Monday, April 15, 2019.

Hayward Baker teamed up with McKinney Drilling Company and GEO-Instruments, Inc. to work on a Soil Nail Wall for the Texas Rangers Baseball Club new Globe Life Field. At over 23505 m2 (total area), the wall is believed to be the largest single permanent soil nail wall in North America.

Officials from the U.S. Department of Interior's Bureau of Reclamation have decided to implement safety works at Boca Dam in California that will meliorate its performance during potentially big earthquakes.

A massive explosion was caused by fire in a residential building located in the northeastern area of Paris, France.

After the end of a 118-year collaboration with White Hart Lane, Tottenham Hotspur, a historic football team in England, will move to a brand-new home.

According to British and French scientists, cob, an ancient building material, can be re-produced with current standards in order to be utilized for structural facilities. 

Archaeologists have found a buried military facility beneath the prison yard of Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, which is now controlled by the National Park Service.

Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center sits on a 30-acre campus. The owner undertook a $130 million, multi-phase expansion project to increase capacity, including the addition of a new five-story patient tower. Hayward Baker was able to save two weeks on the unexpectedly fast-track deep foundation schedule by mobilizing a second drill rig to install drilled shafts.

Monday, 18 March 2019 09:42

Shear bolt connection EC3

Check the shear connection for the IPE450-S275 for the design shear VEd=500KN. Bolts M20-8.8, plate thickness t=20mm.