Category: Architectural Design

ICF Forms

ICF is the abbreviation for Insulated Concrete Form, an emerging new building technology which simplifies constructing foundations. These forms are made of rigid insulation tied together in hollow blocks which stack together like Legos. They come in sizing ranging from 4” up to 12” wide so they will work with nearly all standard residential foundation… Read More »

Is This Beam Wood or Steel? Or both?

Structural steel is becoming more common in homes, as structural steel gets stronger and lighters and its cost per pound comes closer to alternatives like engineered lumber. The challenge with using steel in primarily wood structures is often the interaction – how do you connect the two? It takes some thought, but collaborations between framer,… Read More »

UniCast North Addition Design

One year ago (, we helped design a small southern addition to expand the manufacturing space for Uni-Cast in Londonderry, NH. Since then, construction has been completed and their aluminum casting plant continues to thrive. As the next phase in the project, we have been contracted to design the North Addition, scheduled to begin construction in… Read More »

Team Engineering’s Growing MEP Capabilities

With a plethora of building inspection and general engineering experience, our Engineers have always had a pulse on what good MEP design looks like for buildings. Between inspections, consultations, reserve studies and more, we have seen thousands of different MEP systems; we know what works and what doesn’t. In my relatively short time here at… Read More »

At Team Engineering, We are Listening to You

The most critical ingredient in good customer service is understanding two things: where the client is, where they want to be. In order to understand both of the above things, we have to hear it from you.  Here at Team Engineering we are focused on understanding your issue, in your own words.  Furthermore, we want… Read More »

Building on Hope Update

Construction on the Nashua Police Athletic League Renovation is in full swing! Learn more about Building on Hope and this year’s project: The exterior in March. Elevator foundation on the left side is started. The existing granite step front entry will soon be replaced.   Team Engineering designed the new elevator foundation.    … Read More »