Snowden & Meyer was formed, little knowing the dramatic impact they would have in the way foundation design is practiced today.
Snowden & Meyer designed the very first post-tensioned slab-on-ground, that went on to be a standard in residential and light commercial construction.
Meyer, Lytton, Allen, Inc. was formed with Mr. Meyer, Dr. Lytton and Frank Allen. PTI “Design of Post-Tensioned Foundations” by Dr. Lytton is published.
WRI’s “Design of Slab-On-Ground Foundations” was published, and adopted by the Uniform Building Code. Written by Walter Snowden P.E., it is still the standard.
John Whitaker became a shareholder and the name was changed to Meyer, Lytton, Allen, Whitaker, Inc. dba. MLAW. MLA Labs was also formed.
Jay Conner became Vice President of MLAW Consultants and Engineers.
MLAW Engineers expanded into the greater San Antonio area market.
Jay Conner became President and CEO of MLAW Engineers.
MLAW Engineers expanded into the greater Dallas/Fort Worth area market.
Written by MLAW cofounder Kirby T. Meyer, P.E., the ICC's publication “Soils, Earthwork and Foundations, A Practical Approach” was published.
MLAW Engineers expanded into the greater Houston area market.
MLAW Energy was born in response to new home mandates and customer demand for more energy efficient homes.
MLAW Forensics, Inc is introduced as a separate entity but continues to work with MLAW Engineers. It is lead by Dean R. Read, P.E.
MLAW Engineers celebrates 50 years in the business!