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JAMA’s Matt Timmers Speaks in Portugal

JAMA’s Matt Timmers spoke at the 2016 International Conference on Structures and Architecture (ICSA) in late July. The conference, held this year in Guimaraes, Portugal, is the world’s leading global conference bridging the gap between structures and architecture. Matt’s lecture on mass timber high-rise design, cost and schedule research presented the competitive advantages of wood over concrete.
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Emerson College Presented with AISC’s Highest Award

The American Institute of Steel Construction, (AISC), presented members of the Emerson College Los Angeles project team with the 2016 IDEAS2 Award for excellence in steel-framing building design. The project was the only recipient of the Presidential Award of Excellence in 2016, given in recognition of its particular accomplishments in structural engineering. To learn more about the award and the celebration, visit t
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JAMA Participates in Revit Technology Conference, Australia

JAMA’s BIM Director Marcello Sgambelluri presented at this year’s Revit Technology Conference (RTC) Australia, held May 12-14 in Hunter Valley, Australia. He presented two lectures (one on creating wonderfully parametric families; the other finding other uses for the Structural Analytical model in Revit beyond Structural Analysis). He also facilitated a lab on super cutting edge Revit Structural Modelling
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Cal Poly Pomona ARB Project in Civil Engineering Magazine

JAMA’s Cal Poly Pomona Administrative Replacement Building (ARB) has been published in Civil Engineering Magazine. This 8-story structure – referred to as a ‘groundscaper’ – symbolizes the mission of the university and will serve as the campus “front door” for prospective students, returning students, and alumni. Construction of the project will begin in the latter part of 2016, an
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JAMA BIM Director Receives Top Speaker Award

For the 4th year in a row, Marcello Sgambelluri, JAMA’s BIM Director, has received a Top Speaker Award at Autodesk University. The most recent conference was held in Las Vegas and the honor was received in the Best Instructional Demo category for his class, “More Practical Dynamo: Practical Uses for Dynamo Within Revit.” Congratulations Marcello for being singled out from among 800 classes!!
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Perot Museum in Dallas, Tx

Perot Museum Wins National AIA Award

The Perot Museum in Dallas has hit it big, securing one of this year’s coveted Honor Awards from the American Institute of Architects. JAMA served as the structural engineer on the project in collaboration with Datum Engineers of Texas. As the highest design award in the nation, the Honor Awards are few and far between. Only 18 projects were honored out of 500 submissions this year in categories including Architectur
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MLK Ancillary Receives Sustainability Award

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Ancillary Building, a central component of the larger MLK Hospital Expansion, was selected to receive a 2015 Sustainable Innovation Award. Presented by the US Green Building Council – Los Angeles (USGCB-LA) at their Annual Green Gala on November 12th, the project was distinguished by design, construction and operation methods that enhance not only the MLK campus but the larger community. T
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LAX Joint Business & First Class Lounge is a Winner

JAMA’s Joint Business & First Class Lounge designed for OneWorld Alliance partners Quantas Airlines, British Airways and Cathay Pacific has won a Best Projects Award from Engineering News-Record (ENR). Located at Los Angeles International Airport’s (LAX) Tom Bradley International Terminal, the facility reflects Californian culture combined with signature elements from each airline. The space features a communal
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JAMA’s Tunney Bridge Wins AIACC Award

JAMA is proud to announce the Tunney Pedestrian Bridge at the Hammer Museum has been selected as one of this year’s AIA-California Council Architecture Merit Award Winners! With architectural design by Michael Maltzen Architecture and collaborating structural design by Guy Nordensen and Associates of New York, the project was only one of 8 recipients in the Design category. The award program celebrates outstanding ar
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JAMA Participates in CANstruction 2015

After weeks of planning and days of “can-struction”, John A. Martin & Associates and RTKL Architect’s creation, “The Not So Very Hungry Caterpillar”, is ready for unveiling! This is the third year JAMA and RTKL have teamed in CANstruction LA, an annual fundraising effort that brings awareness to hunger by asking teams of designers to create structures exclusively out of canned goods. The team’s creation won an h
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