Installation of the StormTech underground stormwater retention/infiltration chambers at 860 Humbert Avenue here in San Luis Obispo. This is a housing complex under construction and it will be the first project of its kind in the city to specifically designate half of its units for homeless veterans.
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is adding high occupancy vehicle lanes (HOV) to the existing Mercer Island Tunnel (MIT) and Mount Baker Ridge Tunnel (MBRT) on Interstate 90 between Seattle and Bellevue Washington.
The WSDOT project information can be found here
Ashley & Vance Engineering is proud to have provided structural engineering to accommodate the addition of the larger supply and exhaust fan motors. With the addition of traffic within the tunnels it was...
The Encino Remodel was a collaboration with Alan McLeod and Ashley & Vance's Santa Barbara office where the goal was to breathe new life into this aging structure. A large covered patio was added, curved lines of the house were squared off and a significant interior change modernized the house. During construction significant water damage was found and we worked closely with Mark Matheisen Construction to correct the problems and keep the project moving forward. Nearly every part of the house was touched and upgraded.
As part of the remodel, several existing interior bearing...
Bellingham, WA, February 1, 2016 | Ashley & Vance Engineering has expanded their workforce by hiring Zach Brown, PE. Brown’s extensive experience includes both community transportation projects and large-scale highway transportation construction. Brown has worked in Texas, Alaska and Washington on local, state and federal highway projects. His wealth of experience in planning and management of road construction will serve our community well.
“We are excited to offer...
Here are some recent site photos from Ian Shoebridge, SE at one of our mixed use projects currently under construction. This job is a 30,000 square foot two story addition to an existing 9,000 square foot two story unreinforced masonry building.
San Luis Obispo Tribune article here
The new construction is built on three sides of the existing masonry structure. Reinforcing was design in the new structure to provide structural support to the existing...
Ashley & Vance Engineering provided engineering services for this mixed-use complex in San Luis Obispo. It consists of two buildings witha total 9 residential units with commerical units at the ground floor. AV provided structural engineering for the structures, civil design for the site, and construction administration.
Status: In Construction
Image Credit: The Tribune
Located in the Old Mill District of Bend, Oregon is this new 9-unit condominium project. Photos below from a mid-November site visit show progress framing up to the third story with exterior sheathing being installed. Other progress on site includes the installation of stormwater systems, water utility lines, and sewer utilities. Stay tuned!
After all the long hours, deadlines, meetings, etc., etc., we find ourselves reflecting not only on all of the positive contributions we're making at work, but more importantly on how we're living outside of the office. Here are some recent adventures we wanted to share:
Jason and his family after the Santa Barbara Turkey Trot.
Bree and her champion dog:
Brandon with family and friends hiking in the Cascades.
Jordan and Erik sneaking in a few turns in with friends and family: