Building on a more than sixty-year tradition of finding innovative solutions to construction-related problems, WJE recognizes the value of knowledge sharing and collaboration, not just among our employees but with our industry colleagues as well. Through a series of articles, our experts share their knowledge and experiences on a variety of topics, both general and specific. We encourage you to use our filters to find subjects that interest you and may help you better understand a challenge you face in your work.
A synopsis of important actions and dates that California building owners should know MORE >A WJE Advisory: Summary of California Senate Bill No. 721 for Inspection of Exterior Elevated Elements
Critical dimensions for slate headlap and offset MORE >WJE Primer: Slate Headlap and Offset
In this article, WJE examines providing a new ceiling for a historic Chicago Basilica MORE >A New Ceiling for Queen of All Saints
Accommodation of thermal movement is a big design consideration with flat seam metal roofs. MORE >WJE Primer: Flat Seam Roof Pans
Take a closer look at plywood’s bond classification. MORE >WJE Primer: Exterior or Exposure 1 Plywood
A better batten end cap solution MORE >WJE Primer: A Better Batten End Cap
Materials, detailing, and historic construction techniques for designing appropriate repairs MORE >Evaluation and Repair of 100-Year-Old Concrete Structures
Effective advance planning offsets possible effects of construction vibrations. MORE >Targeted Vibration Control During Internal Construction - The Neue Galerie New York
Post-earthquake assessment, stabilization, and repair design of the Washington Monument MORE >Monumental Challenge
Soldering prevents moisture infiltration into seams in metal roofing. MORE >WJE Primer: Soldering Stainless Steel
Environmental conditions can help illustrate roof problems during investigations. MORE >WJE Primer: Frost Patterns—Survey Aid
Unique approach used to assess the concrete superstructure and timber pile foundations MORE >Revitalization of a Historic Concrete Train Depot
Why is it called galvanizing? MORE >WJE Primer: Galvanized Nails
Pyritic shale fill materials can result in significant damages and repair costs. MORE >The Disruptive Potential of Pyritic Shale Fill
Framework for remediation and restoration of limestone assemblies MORE >Assessment and Repair Considerations with Indiana Limestone
What is rosin paper? That is a surprisingly difficult question to answer. MORE >WJE Primer: Red Rosin Paper
Our employees benefit from the opportunity to learn from their colleagues through an ongoing WJE internal education initiative that utilizes webinars to share knowledge and insights with each other. In addition, we host webinars for our clients and friends of WJE. Here we present a variety of those programs for your education. We encourage you to search through our library for subjects of interest to you. Watch, listen, and share with others. We hope you are able learn something new that will help you in your work.
Certificates of Participation are available by request for anyone who has listened to one of our webinars. These certificates do not imply the award of continuing education credits nor the conferment of any professional qualification. Send your request to Laurel Fasl.
Experience WJE's capabilities, project work, laboratories, and company culture as told by our staff and clients in this selection of WJE videos.
WJE encourages its engineers, architects, and materials scientists to contribute to the ongoing dialogue of the built world through the sharing of presentations at conferences, seminars, and other educational forums. Please check back on a regular basis to see where a WJE expert will be speaking next.
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FacadeOrdinance.com contains general information regarding facade ordinances in various cities throughout the United States. The site contains information, deadlines, and timelines on facade ordinances for Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, Milwaukee, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, and St. Louis.
SeismicOrdinances.com serves as a knowledge base for information regarding seismic assessment and retrofit requirements and relevant deadlines that pertain to seismic ordinances in various cities throughout California. The site covers both wood-frame, soft-story structures as well as non-ductile concrete structures in the following cities: Alameda, Berkley, Beverly Hills, Burbank, Fremont, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Oakland, Pasadena, Richmond, San Francisco, Santa Monica, Torrance, and West Hollywood.