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Are you a networker and a relationship builder? Want to be in charge of your own office? Come put your entrepreneurial and engineering skills to work managing BCE's Billings, MT office and help us reach more clients in the eastern part of Montana. Visit our Opportunities page to find out more about our culture, the…
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Calling all CAD Technicians!

BCE is currently looking to add another member to its CAD Technician team in Missoula. If you are experienced in Autodesk AutoCAD, Revit and Bentley Microstation and want to be part of a team of CAD Techs creating, updating, and modifying plans to support our engineers, we encourage you to visit our Opportunities page to find…
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BCE E.I.T.s Pass the Structural Engineering Exam

BCE Structural is pleased to announce that Sam Fox and Jon Lovgren have recently passed the Structural Engineering (SE) exam and are now fully licensed by the State of Montana as Professional Structural Engineers.  Sam Fox started as a summer intern with BCE in 2008 while studying for her Masters of Science in Civil Engineering…
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Tippet Rise Schoolhouse Receives AIA Montana Honorable Mention

Situated on a working ranch, with the Beartooth mountain range majestically filling the background, sits a unique art center called Tippet Rise. BCE Structural is proud to have teamed up with CTA Architects in their quest to design a building that would serve as the backdrop for a famous sculptor’s on-site commission. The challenge: to replicate…
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Project Manager/Structural Engineer – Missoula Office

Responsible for structural design and oversight of preparation of construction documents for a variety of projects. The candidate must possess the technical ability to independently work through a project from design to construction phase with minimal guidance and demonstrate Project Management experience including oversight of personnel, project coordination, client management, budget tracking, billing follow up…
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Grizzlies’ Champions Center construction set for April

BCE is excited to see construction start on the Champions Center at the University of Missoula! As mentioned in the article, this project was complicated because of the location, tucked in behind the stadium and hugging the adjacent Adams Center. Click here for the entire article in the Missoulian.
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Outdoor art center blends music, art, and nature west of Billings

Tucked away in the hills of Fishtail, MT is the state's largest work of art: The Tippet Rise Art Center. BCE Structural has been lucky enough to provide structural engineering for the incredible, enormous artwork exhibited across 11,000 acres of land frames by the Crazy, Pryor, and Beartooth Mountains. Read more about the Tippet Rise Art…
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Snow Safety Considerations Include Roof Strength

The images of collapsed roofs and other structural damage from last weekend’s record-breaking snowstorm in the mid-Atlantic emphasize how a weak roof often cannot stand up to the heaviest snowfall events. Matt Schmidt of BCE recently spoke with NBC Montana about snow loading on roofs and the issues that poses for the public. Click here…
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Billings Chalk on the Walk

On Saturday, September 19, the Downtown Billings Alliance and BCE Structural partnered to bring Chalk on the Walk to downtown Billings!   Members of the public, professional artists, families, and students were invited to create works of art with chalk on the sidewalk of 3rd Avenue North.  The theme was “Harvest” in celebration of the fall…
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Golf Outing 2015

The BCE crew gathered for a company meeting and a fun afternoon of Best Ball golf on a recent Friday afternoon. We spent a great meeting discussing BCE's WHY (our purpose, cause, or belief), defining 5 goals that contribute to BCE's Why, and how we as employees can support BCE's why, in turn fulfilling our…
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BCE Places 15th in the 2015 Best Firms To Work For Awards!

BCE Structural has placed number 15 in the Structural Engineering category of the 2015 Zweig Group Best Firms To Work For Awards!  This award recognizes the top architecture, structural engineering, civil engineering, environmental, and multidiscipline firms in the US and Canada based on their workplace practices, employee benefits, employee retention rates, and much more.  …
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Native American Center featured on SIPA

The University of Montana's LEED Certified Native American Center utilizes Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) walls and a SIP roof for energy savings and whole-building sustainability. See the profile here as featured on the SIP Association website. This project was also awarded a Sustainable Building Award at the U.S. Green Building Council - Montana Chapter's Annual…
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BCE Bozeman Participates in Habitat Women Build 2015

Jami Lorenz and Sam Fox from the Bozeman office teamed up with ladies at Miller Architects for the Habitat for Humanity Women's Build 2015 on Friday, May 8th building the forms for the foundation on the Busby home. Woot woot for Structural Engineering!
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