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Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet Campus wins 2016 MacConnell Award

DTC is proud to have been the engineer of record for the award-winning Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet Campus. The project, led by JCJ Architecture, supporting Bridgeport Public Schools was awarded the 2016 James D. MacConnell Award by the Association for Learning Environments.

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Focus on Design

At DTC, we were early adopters of the four dimensional building information modeling system, Autodesk Revit, which has become the AEC industry standard. We’ve been using the software since 2008, and have had the opportunity to use it on a multitude of projects – both small and large – as a result.

Our engineers have utilized […]

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Rogers Inter-District K-8 Magnet School Ext. Stamford, CT

DTC is providing structural engineering services for all four phases of the Rogers Inter-District K-8 Magnet School extension.

The project involves creating an auxiliary campus on Strawberry Hill Avenue, Stamford CT at the former Sacred Heart Academy site.  The auxiliary campus will be an extension of the very successful Rogers Inter-District K-8 Magnet School.  Phase I and […]

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North Haven Middle School Renovations and Additions

The original North Haven Middle School was constructed in 1960 and encompassed approximately 140,000 square feet. The school functioned continuously without any major renovations or updates since the time it was built, and was eventually deemed “out of date and minimally adequate for a 21st century middle school,” according to a New England Association of […]

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Whole Center Renovations to Navy Operations Support Center (NOSC)

DTC completed the $3 million renovation of interior and exterior elements of Naval Operational Support Center in Raleigh, NC.

The NOSC mission is to provide mission capable units and individuals to the Navy and Marine Corps team throughout the full range of operations — from peace to war. It provides administrative, medical and readiness support to […]

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Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

As the Prime Design-Build Contractor for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Mid-Atlantic (NAVFAC-MIDLANT), DTC completed the design-build task order for the new construction of ammunition bunkers at Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina under a MACC with the North Carolina IPT.

The project consisted of the design and construction of (4) open bay, reinforced concrete […]

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Bradley Airport Hangar Updates

As part of an On-Call contract with the US Air National Guard, DTC and Ames & Whitaker performed several necessary updates to the Bradley Airport Hanger, located immediately next to Bradley International Airport.

Updates included:

Installing roof drains
Adding overflow drainage with overflow alarms
Lifting, reinstalling and recertifying existing lightning protection system
A new roof, including […]

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Hurricane Repairs Waterfront Facilities

DTC was awarded the design-build repairs/reconstruction of marina facilities on Boca Chica Key and Sigsbee Park – part of the Naval Air Station Key West, Florida – that were damaged by Hurricane Wilma.

The new waterfront structure systems included all sheet pile walls, quay walls, wharves, floating piers, gangways, mooring piles & dolphins and all other […]

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Massachusetts Turnpike Authority Bridge Inspections

DTC made bridge inspections a variety of structures in and near Boston associated with the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) and Interstate 93 (I-93).

Inspected items included:

Rolled steel stringers
Steel box girders
Concrete box girders
Tunnel ceilings
Tunnel lighting and overhead items

Structures were either part of a ramp/tunnel for the interstate highways or spanned over the highway roadways.  […]

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MassDOT ABP Whitney Street over Monoosnoc Brook

DTC designed and rated a new single-span bridge to replace the deteriorating structure carrying Whitney Street over Monoosnoc Brook.  This project is part of the MassDOT Accelerated Bridge Program (ABP) and consists of:

Five (5) prestressed concrete NEXT D beams, serving as the superstructure and deck, with 9” wide C.I.P. closure pours provided for continuity
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