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A Force of Nature: Transformed Hospital Brings a More Resilient Future to South Brooklyn

During an emergency, community hospitals often serve as havens for healing. But on October 29, 2012, NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health, formerly known as Coney Island Hospital, proved to be just as vulnerable to the impacts of a generational ...

Adaptive Resilience and Rethinking Disaster Management Post-Pandemic

Since 2002, the United States has endured seven of the 10 most costly disasters in its history, with 2005’s Hurricane Katrina and 2012’s Superstorm Sandy topping the list. As a result, in concert with our clients and our stakeholders in ...
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Going Beyond the Code for Resilience at Major Wastewater Treatment Facility

When developing the structural design for a 2.5-mile-long floodwall to protect the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission’s (PVSC) Newark, NJ, plant – a plant that took on 200 million gallons of floodwater during Superstorm Sandy in 2012 and was inoperable for ...

Award-winning South Beach Psychiatric Center Welcomes Residents after COVID Transformation

In March 2020, a new 262-bed residential building at the South Beach Psychiatric Center in Staten Island, NY, was ready for occupancy – boasting a more resilient facility after the 288-acre campus was battered by Superstorm Sandy in 2012. STV ...
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A Force of Nature: Transformed Hospital Brings a More Resilient Future to South Brooklyn

During an emergency, community hospitals often serve as havens for healing. But on October 29, 2012,…

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Adaptive Resilience and Rethinking Disaster Management Post-Pandemic

Since 2002, the United States has endured seven of the 10 most costly disasters in its…

Read More

Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission Aerial Image
,

Going Beyond the Code for Resilience at Major Wastewater Treatment Facility

When developing the structural design for a 2.5-mile-long floodwall to protect the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission’s…

Read More

Award-winning South Beach Psychiatric Center Welcomes Residents after COVID Transformation

In March 2020, a new 262-bed residential building at the South Beach Psychiatric Center in Staten…

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