Rimas Veitas P.E. to Speak at Architecture Boston Expo 2014

September 24, 2014

Braintree, MA – Architecture Boston Expo announces that Rimas Veitas, Principal at Veitas and Veitas Engineers, will be speaking at ABX 2014 scheduled to be held October 28-30 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Rimas Veitas (Veitas and Veitas Engineers), Nancy Ludwig (ICON Architecture) and Jay Ierardi (AKF Group) have teamed up to present “Pushing Wood Framing to Higher Heights” on Wednesday, October 29 at 8:00am. The presentation will cover how changes in the IBC have significantly altered the ability to build taller housing structures in wood framing and will explore the design and technical challenges associated with building a 70+ foot wood framed structure.

The ABX Expo is the largest building industry event in New England, offering more than 175 educational programs while attracting 8,500+ attendees.  For more information or to register, please visit www.abexpo.com.

About Veitas and Veitas Engineers: Since its founding in 1964, Veitas and Veitas Engineers has built a legacy of providing reliable, value-oriented structural engineering for construction projects throughout the Northeastern United States. We’ve long been known for our expertise in wood-framed construction. And we’ve proven time and again how the right structural decisions can transform a project—whether it’s a large-scale housing development, a retail center, a complex healthcare facility or a corporate campus.