June 2018, Co-authored "Comparison of Modelling Approaches to Analyzing Masonry Arch Bridges" with Jonathan Knudtsen and Petr Kable for 10th International Masonry Conference in Milan.
Since January 2017: Masonry magazine - "Marvelous Masonry" and Masonry Design magazine - "Technical Talk"
August 2017, Authored “Crossings: Bridges in the Adirondacks”, included in "The Adirondack Architecture Guide, Southern-Central Region" by Janet Null, SUNY PRESS, ISBN13: 978-1-4384-6666-8
“Compressive Strength of Dry-Stacked Concrete Masonry Unit Assemblies”, S. Atamturktur, B. Ross, J. Thompson, D. Biggs, J. Mater. Civ. Eng., American Society of Civil Engineers, 10.1061/(ASCE)MT.1943-5533.0001693 , 06016020., August 2016
In-situ assessment of the physical and mechanical properties of vintage solid clay bricks”, D. Dizhur, R. Lumantarna, D. T. Biggs, and J. M. Ingham, Journal of Materials and Structures, Springer (2016) 50: 63. doi:10.1617/s11527-016-0939-9
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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Structural, Forensic, Masonry, Restoration
Christchurch New Zealand 2019
David Biggs, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Helen Davidson of Engineering New Zealand
Biggs Consulting Engineering was founded in 2010 by David Biggs, P.E., S.E.
The structural engineering firm specializes in forensic engineering, masonry design, and restoration. In addition, the firm is involved with research projects and provides consulting for the development of new masonry products. Additional work includes design and review of new construction, evaluation of existing structures, and disaster investigations.
"The 2015 Nepal Earthquake" lecture University of Hawaii at Manoa and Structural Engineers Association of Hawaii
May 22, 2019
"Surviving Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Time" lecture for Masonry Institute of St. Louis
June 2019: 13th North American Masonry Conference, Salt Lake City
Conservation of the Ancient City of