Pickleball. It’s all the rage. In fact, it’s the fastest-growing sport that blends elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong. In the United States alone, pickleball has captured the hearts of millions since the 1960s. As the popularity and remarkable growth continue, the demand for more courts is rising. This is sure to have decision makers […]
About Bob Ross
Engineering Graduate, Civil
As a kid, Bob enjoyed spending time with his grandpa working in the barn, fixing things around the house, and building his own playground and toys. Since they spent many hours together building and designing, he realized he would be a good engineer one day. Fast forward several years, and now Bob is a Civil Engineering Graduate here at Schmidt Associates. If you ask him, he says the best part of the job is hearing how his design helped a community.
Don’t get him confused with Bob Ross, the famous painter, because he cannot paint like him at all!
Entries by Bob Ross
Post-tension concrete tracks are emerging as a new and beneficial design option for K-12 schools due to their durability and long-term use. Recently, our team of engineers worked with Wes-Del Community School Corporation to design and implement a post-tension concrete running track, the first track of its kind in Indiana. The new track, which was recently […]
When we conduct facility condition assessments, we frequently find heavily worn and cracked tennis courts. If you have asphalt courts, you likely know that a fact of life is significant court repair or replacement every decade or so. But it doesn’t have to be this way. There is an alternative: post-tension concrete. Post-tension concrete […]