Randy Block, Vice President of Project Management, becomes a LEED Green Associate -
Congratulations to Randy Block, Vice President of Project Management, on passing his LEED exam and becoming Shaw’s first LEED Green Associate.
FRIB Project Announcement
Shaw is pleased to announce that we have recently been awarded the electrical contract for the new “Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB)”.
Scheduled for completion in 2022, the FRIB will be a new national user facility for nuclear science. The project is being funded by the Department of Energy's Office of Science, Michigan State University (MSU) and the State of Michigan.
To be operated by MSU - home of the nation's No. 1-ranked graduate nuclear physics program - the centerpiece of the FRIB will be a superconducting linear accelerator that will dramatically increase the reach of rare isotope research in the United States. The accelerator will produce isotopes that normally exist only in the most extreme environments in the universe and will greatly expand the usefulness of isotopes in a broad range of applications from modeling stars to understanding the workings of nanoscale electronic devices.
Case Study: Center for Forensic Psychiatry
Electrical Engineer: Phillips Swager Assoc.
Owner: State of Michigan
General Contractor: Walbridge Aldinger
Project Foreman: Robert Terpstra
This project combined many of the elements of hospital construction with the exacting and difficult requirements of prison construction.