First Friday (observed on the second Friday of January)
Thornton Tomasetti/Weidlinger Associates
Join Thornton Tomasetti/Weidlinger Associates at its office for drinks, informal conversation, and a behind-the-scenes look at recent and upcoming projects. This program is part of First Friday, a monthly opportunity for League members to visit the offices of leading design practices to see work on the boards and learn more about the offices’ organization and design processes. These informal social gatherings feature happy hour drinks arranged by the host office.
Thornton Tomasetti and Weidlinger Associates merged in September 2015, expanding the firm’s workforce to 1,200 employees, with offices in 36 cities across the United States and around the world. With a combined ten practices, Thornton Tomasetti/Weidlinger Associates provides engineering design, investigation, and analysis services to clients worldwide on projects of every size and level of complexity. It also offers services for vulnerability assessment; risk analysis; earthquake, wind, blast and forensic engineering; soil/structure interaction; sustainability; and advanced software development.
Recent projects include the Pier A Renovation, Battery Park City, NY (H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture); Port Imperial South, Weehawken, NJ (Handel Architects); Marine Corps Heritage Center and National Museum, Quantico, VA (Fentress Bradburn Architects); and SUNY Stony Brook—Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, Stony Brook, NY (Perkins Eastman).
Current projects include Qingdao Fortune Center, China (Pei Partnership Architects); La Plata Stadium, Argentina (Roberto Ferreira y Arquitectos Asociados); the U.S. London Embassy (KieranTimberlake); and the U.S. Mexico City Embassy (Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects | Partners / Davis Brody Bond).
Office of Thornton Tomasetti/Weidlinger Associates
40 Wall Street, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10005