DH Glabe & Associates provides construction and structural engineering services in the Pine Tree state of Maine. This includes engineering for commercial, industrial, heavy civil, and Maine Department of Transportation (MaineDOT) projects. DH Glabe & Associates services all cities throughout the state including Portland, Lewiston and Bangor.
This east coastal state is best known for their seafood cuisine of lobster and clams and rocky ocean coastline, but also has forested lands off of the coast and many beautiful waterways. Also known as “Vacationland”, Maine was first settled by the French in 1604 on Saint Croix Island. English settlements developed in 1607 by the Plymouth Company followed by many others in the 1620s. It was known as part of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts until 1820 when the Missouri Compromise declared it the 23rd state in the U.S. Due to its coastline and surrounding islands, bridges are very important to modern life in Maine. One notable bridge is the Piscataqua River Bridge, a through arch bridge that crosses the Piscataqua River connecting Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Kittery, Maine. This six-lane bridge in accompanied on the river by two other lift bridges, the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge and the Memorial Bridge. Its lifted structure makes it unnecessary to move for river traffic. This large steel structure has green overlaid beams across the top of its road and is the only bridge on the river to comply with interstate highway standards making it part of Interstate 95.
Located at Military Installation, Pakistan with B.L. Harbert: design and engineering of access scaffolding for new building construction. Work included developing scaffold bracing to withstand seismic loading, and engineering scaffold ties to withstand various loads depending on working levels utilized.