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Structural Engineering is an ever-changing field where new methods, designs, and techniques are used to solve complex structural problems in a variety of environments. We want to keep you up-to-date and informed on some of the latest projects that we complete as well as provide quality information on structural engineering, our services, and what you can expect from an active and effective engineering firm like Nortex Structural.

Latest Articles from Nortex Structural

Forensic Framing Inspections in Dallas Fort Worth
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Forensic Framing Inspections in Dallas Fort Worth

Ensuring the structural integrity of buildings is a paramount concern. Forensic framing inspections emerge as a critical service in this scenario, offering a deep dive into the health of a building’s framework. Nortex Structural stands at the forefront of this vital industry service, combining expertise with innovation to deliver unmatched value to homeowners, builders, and…

what is framing
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What is Framing (Structural Engineering)

What exactly is framing in the context of construction? This foundational element is the skeleton of a building, crucial for defining the structure’s shape, supporting weight, and providing a framework for finishing elements like walls, floors, and roofs. Understanding Construction Framing: The Structural Core Framing in construction is the process of assembling the structural support…

Retaining Wall Design for Landscaping in DFW
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Retaining Wall Design for Landscaping in DFW

Are you looking for a structural engineer to design a retaining wall that not only safeguards your property against soil erosion but also improves the view of your outdoor landscape in the Dallas Fort Worth area? Nortex Structural is at your service, expertly merging structural integrity with aesthetic appeal to transform challenging terrains into beautifully…

Foundation Support Retaining Wall Designs by Structural Engineers
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Foundation Support Retaining Wall Designs by Structural Engineers

Are you in need of a structural engineer to design a retaining wall that provides foundational support for your building on challenging slopes or uneven ground in the Dallas Fort Worth area? At Nortex Structural, we specialize in crafting retaining walls that ensure the stability, longevity, and value of properties facing such topographical obstacles. Our…

What We Look For In Foundation Inspections
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What We Look For In Foundation Inspections

At Nortex Structural, we understand the critical importance of a stable and secure foundation for your home, especially in the diverse landscape of Dallas Fort Worth. Our team of experienced professionals is dedicated to providing comprehensive foundation inspections, ensuring the longevity and safety of your property. Identifying Foundation Issues In our inspections, we meticulously examine…

concrete cantilever retaining wall design
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Concrete Cantilever Retaining Wall Design

Are you in Dallas-Fort Worth looking for a reliable solution to manage soil erosion, create usable land on a slope, or simply enhance your property’s aesthetics with a sturdy retaining wall? Nortex Structural is here to answer your call with our expert Concrete Cantilever Retaining Wall Design services. What Are Concrete Cantilever Retaining Walls? Concrete…