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ZS Wishes You a Happy Holiday
Posted by: ZS on December 18, 2018

What a Year! Over the past year, ZS is proud to have worked on many challenging projects. Here are a few that we want to highlight: Milwaukee Bucks Fiserv Forum ZS celebrated with the larger Milwaukee community the opening of the Milwaukee Bucks Fiserv Forum where ZS provided key foundation, structural, building envelope, and fall protection engineering services.     Fiserv Forum Entertainment Block ZS served as the Structural Engineer of Record for all the structures built within the Fiserv Forum Entertainment Block which include the new Good City Brewing Tap Room the Punch Bowl Social entertainment venue, the biergarten with its challenging..

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John Rothe, Architectural Engineer II, Earns NFRC Thermal Modeling Simulation Certification
Posted by: ZS on November 9, 2017

ZS is pleased to announce that John Rothe has been certified by the National Fenestration Rating Council as an NFRC Certified Simulator. This certification signifies that John is fully trained and experienced in the use of THERM and Window software from LBNL. These thermal modeling programs enable a certified simulator to test the thermal performance of a designed or as-built wall assembly. The transfer of thermal energy through the various components of the wall construction and glazing assembly can be simulated under specific environmental conditions and visualized to inform design decisions. A wide array of glazing and material options may..

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ZS selected as the Structural Engineer-of-Record for the new Milwaukee Bucks Entertainment District
Posted by: ZS on February 13, 2017

ZS is pleased to announce joining the new Milwaukee Bucks Entertainment District project design team. ZS was selected to provide the structural engineering services for this iconic project. The proposed Entertainment District, located east of N. 4th St., between W. Highland and W. Juneau Avenue, will include three buildings and a large public plaza. The district will host year-round community activities such as dining, retail, outdoor ice skating, a farmer’s market, and outdoor concerts/festivals. ZS is excited to collaborate with the prominent design team which includes Gensler, Rinka Chung Architects, and The Office of James Burnett. Hunzinger Construction was selected..

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Ziad Salameh Appointed Chairman of the Forensic Engineering Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers
Posted by: ZS on February 13, 2017

On October 1, 2016, Ziad Salameh, PhD, PE, Principal-In-Charge at ZS, started a one year appointment as the Chairman of the Forensic Engineering Division (FED) of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Forensic engineering is the application of engineering principles to the investigation of failures or other performance problems. Forensic engineering also involves testimony on the findings of these investigations before a court of law. The purpose of the FED is to: Develop practices and procedures to reduce the number of such failures Disseminate information on failures and their causes Provide guidelines for conducting failure investigations Provide guidelines for ethical..

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Dr. Salameh presents “Introduction to Fall Protection for General Industry” at the 2016 ASCE Wisconsin Section Annual Meeting
Posted by: ZS on February 13, 2017

On September 16, 2016, Dr. Ziad Salameh, P.E., Principal-in-Charge at ZS, delivered a presentation on the topic of “Introduction to Fall Protection for General Industry” at the 2016 ASCE Wisconsin Section Annual Meeting. Dr. Salameh’s presentation discussed what fall protection is and why it is important. Additionally Dr. Salameh highlighted the new 2017 OSHA regulations and their impact on facility owners, managers and operators. For copies of the presentation or an in-house presentation, please contact Dr. Salameh at zsalameh@zsllc-us.com or by telephone at (414) 727-5000.

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New Employee Announcement
Posted by: ZS on September 26, 2016

Scott A. Stocking, GISP Senior Project Manager ZS recently added Scott A. Stocking, GISP to serve as a Senior Project Manager. Mr. Stocking joins ZS with more than 25 years of professional experience related to geospatial technology with technical expertise in Geographic Information Systems, BIM, LiDAR point cloud technology, and advanced 3D spatial data modeling. He has experience in both the public and private sectors working in local government, higher education and private consulting firms. Mr. Stocking has extensive experience in building large scale geospatial technology models that are integrated with Enterprise IT applications in asset and finance management, and..

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