IES has been diligently working as the civil and structural team alongside Muñoz & Co. for the new, state-of-the-art UTRGV Medical Education Building, located in the heart of the Edinburg Campus. By bringing together world-class faculty and eager new students – many from the Rio Grande Valley – it soon will join UTRGV medical facilities across the Valley to produce highly educated, culturally attuned doctors to serve the region, where the ratio of doctors to patients is barely half the national average and significantly lower than the state average. Read more here…
IES was awarded the Alamodome Renovation for the City of San Antonio Transportation and Capital Improvements under the Marmon Mok/Populous/Turner Design Build Team! The Alamodome is the home of the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners football program and also hosts special events such as the annual Alamo Bowl, NCAA Basketball and Volleyball tournaments and the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Final Four Basketball Championships. The planned renovations and upgrades to the Alamodome will better serve future NCAA Championships and the new College Football National Championship game.
IES was awarded the renovation and expansion of the commercial federal inspection station facility at San Antonio International Airport under the CNG Engineering, PLLC Design Team. The renovations and expansion of the existing facility will provide the necessary space for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency to process 800 passengers per peak hour. The work will be completed in two phases with completion of the second phase scheduled for 2018.
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center Expansion reaches milestone in topping out the steel structure at the East Expansion. IES along with MKA of Seattle Washington and Pape Dawson of San Antonio is providing civil and structural engineering services for the project which will add approximately 684,000 square feet of new construction including approximately 280,000 square feet of new exhibit space and a new 55,000 square foot ballroom. Construction of the new expansion is scheduled for mid-2016.
Implosion of the west stands at Kyle Field is complete, watch the video . Phase 2 of the expansion of Kyle Field required the demolition of the existing West stands to make room for a new state of the art facility for the upcoming 2015 football season. IES is providing civil engineering services for the project with Populous as the Lead Architect.