Structural Engineers and Building Envelope Consultants


Herb Alpert Educational Village

James Turrell at the Guggenheim

Microsoft Store Times Square


Umbilic Torus

New World Symphony

University of Rochester

West 23rd Street Triplex



Amur Leopard exhibit opens at SI Zoo

Cloudy With a Chance of Tuna wins

Stapleton Library, The Cubes and Sagaponack win 2013 AIA Awards

CAN on the Moon at 245 Park Ave

Malibu Residence in the LA Times

McCann Erickson at Interior Design

A Noise Within wins SEAOC 2013 Structural Engineering Award

VA Clubhouse in Interior Design

SCSU Science Lab breaks ground

GMS announces 2013 promotions

Jane’s Carousel in MSC August 2013

AISC Design Guide 26 published

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GMS in CANstruction 2011 - New York

GMS is proud to participate in 2011 CANstruction – New York, the annual competition between engineering and architecture firms to build amazing sculptures from cans of food.  25 CANstructions will be on display from November 10-21, 10 am – 6 pm at the World Financial Center Winter Garden, 220 Vesey Street, New York City. Suggested donation: one can of food.

NepTUNA the HippoCANpus   (2,150 cans tuna plus barley)

hip·po·CAN·pus,  noun pronounced  \hi'-pə-KAN-pəs\

1. noun, New Latin, from the Greek word hippokampos sea horse, from hippos / horse + kampos / sea monster — also pronounced hippoCANpos, meaning "CAN-made" sea monster.   

2. portion of the brain which is involved in forming, storing, and processing memory, such as the restorative powers and faith in humanity of a full belly, which CAN create comforting memories of tasty, nutritional meals shared with friends - while swimming if you are hippoCANpos, or 30 minutes before swimming if you are homo sapien or huCAN.

2011 Honorable Mention Award Winner

News 8

GMS wins 2011
Honorable Mention Award!

11/15/2011 Architectural Record
Winners of NYC Canstruction Competition Announced