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Telecom 5G Podcast

5G Podcast Explores Creative Solutions for Tower Infrastructure

FDH TechTalks’ latest podcast explores creative solutions for tower infrastructure in the 5G era. Krystyn Perez, PE, vice president of engineering, Chad Barham, director of client services, and Dana Clauson, AE services manager, discuss how FDH is helping tower owners overcome seemingly insurmountable challenges in the ramp up for the […] Read More

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New FDH Memberships Announced

FDH is pleased to announce new memberships and committee appointments for the following senior professional staff. Dennis Abel, PE, chief engineer, is now a full member of the International Society for Structural Health Monitoring of Intelligent Infrastructure, a global organization of civil structural health monitoring practitioners and researchers. Dr. Armita […] Read More

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US Air Force Awards NDT-SHM Technology Contract to FDH

FDH Infrastructure Services, LLC, has been awarded a multi-year contract by the U.S. Air Force to develop a robust method to assess current structural condition and long-term predicted degradation of concrete facilities, using finite element modeling, nondestructive evaluations, and predictive material analysis. FDH’s proprietary and patented nondestructive technologies, including dispersive […] Read More

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Dr. Armita Mohammadian, PE

FDH Presents Anchor Bolt Tension Research at AWEA O&M

Dr. Armita Mohammadian, PE, presents “Nondestructive Testing of Existing Tension on Wind Tower Anchor Bolts” in the Smart Bolting Solutions session at the AWEA Wind Project O&M and Safety Conference, San Diego, Feb. 26, 11:30AM-12:30PM. Dr. Mohammadian summarizes FDH research to develop a nondestructive method to determine residual tension on […] Read More

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Nuala Cullinane

FDH Welcomes Nuala Cullinane to Lead Human Resources Department

FDH is pleased to announce the addition of Nuala Cullinane, SHRM-SCP, to its leadership team as director of human resources. Cullinane will be based in the Raleigh, NC, office and lead HR initiatives for the entire FDH organization, which spans the telecommunications, broadcast, power, transportation, industrial, and government markets. Cullinane […] Read More

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FDH Promotes Best Practices in Tower Inspections

With over 70 years of experience on communications infrastructure in every conceivable terrain, FDH and its broadcast services division, Stainless®, have published an infographic identifying the essential elements that contribute to a “quality tower inspection.” The convergence of several major industry developments has driven the need for increased tower inspections […] Read More

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Dr. Pramila Adhikari

Dr. Adhikari Presents at 99th TRB Annual Meeting

Dr. Pramila Adhikari, geotechnical engineer for FDH Infrastructure Services, presents the results of her PhD research at the 99th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) in Washington, DC (Convention Center 209C, Jan. 14, 8-9:45 am). Dr. Adhikari’s paper presentation, “Calibrated Static Analysis Methods and Reliability-Based Resistance Factors for […] Read More

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Dennis Abel, PE

Abel’s Revision H Article Series Among Most Read of 2019

Dennis Abel, PE, chief engineer for FDH Infrastructure Services, was the second most-read author of 2019 for AGL Magazine, an independent publication covering the telecommunications industry. AGL Media Group reported in its December 31, 2019, eDigest that Abel’s article series on ANSI/TIA-222 Revision H earned second place for the “Most […] Read More

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Amir Rakha and J. Darrin Holt, PE

FDH Marks 25 Years of Innovation for Critical Infrastructure

In a recent episode of FDH TechTalks (listen here), company co-founder Dr. J. Darrin Holt, PE, and Amir Rakha, vice president of foundations infrastructure and nondestructive testing, discuss the company’s innovative roots and commitment to research and development. Dr. Holt, who received his civil engineering degrees from North Carolina State […] Read More

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Bradley Smith, PE, Client Services Director

Smith Appointed to MSU CX Advisory Board

Bradley Smith, PE, client services director, has been appointed to the Missouri State University Customer Experience (CX) Program Advisory Board. Membership on the board is by invitation only and based on personal and professional accomplishments. Smith will support the board by offering his experience to faculty and students through occasional […] Read More

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