LeanSteel: Design. Build. Better.

Iatan Generating Station

A crane lowers a section of the Iatan Generating Station into place.

Weston, Missouri AP ComPower and Kansas City Power and Light were installing boiler and selective catalyst reduction (SCR) equipment at this coal-fired plant. Because this equipment is irregularly shaped, Ruby worked hand-in-hand with the owner’s on-site personnel to develop lifting procedures that would utilize available rigging equipment while accommodating congested field conditions. A LeanSteel® approach […]

GM Technical Center Pedestrian Bridge

A crane lifts sections of the GM Technical Center Pedestrian Bridge.

Warren, Michigan Engineering a connector quickly, using an expedited design and detail process. GM’s goal of creating a more collaborative environment for its engineering teams within the separate Estes and Cole Engineering Center buildings was realized with the design and construction of a 310-foot, 140-ton pedestrian connector between the two buildings. For our client Ideal […]

GM Manufacturing Body Shop Program

Workers build and inspect the steel structure of the GM Manufacturing Body Shop.

Flint/Ft. Wayne/Arlington/Silao, Michigan, Indiana, Texas and Mexico Working with a co-located multi-disciplinary team to complete a $1 billion program. As structural engineer of record, Ruby worked together with a co-located design-build team at Barton Malow’s office to complete the structural design and steel shop fabrication drawings for this large four-site program for General Motors. Each […]

GM Body to Paint Shop Conveyor

The GM Body to Paint Shop Conveyor spans across several sections of the building.

Arlington, Texas Engineering a true ‘out-of-the-box’ solution with a rooftop conveyor system. For this project, which included adding a rooftop conveyor system from the body shop to the paint shop at the GM Arlington full-size SUV manufacturing facility, Ruby’s LeanSteel® team designed and detailed, provided connection design, construction engineering and reinforcement services.  Within the plant, […]