Newsroom

  • USGBC – Knowledge Sharing: Two High Performance Offices

    On September 23, Stahl’s Jessie Houlihan, MSR Design’s Rhys MacPherson, Perkins and Will’s Russell Philstrom, and Gardner Builders’ Jonathan Ballmer come together to share their experiences with designing and building highly sustainable projects and encourage information sharing amongst the AEC industry. For more information and registration, please click here.

    16 Sep 2020 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Parapet

    Parapet A parapet is the continuation of an exterior wall above the surface of a roof, terrace, balcony, walkway, or other structure. Originally, they were to be used to defend buildings from military attack, but today they are used predominantly as guard rails and to prevent the spread of fires. Parapets.. More

    1 Sep 2020 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Bollard

    Bollard A bollard is a short, vertical post used to create a protective or architectural perimeter and is installed as a visual guide to control traffic or as a security feature to block vehicle incursion and to protect people and property. Bollards control traffic intake by limiting possible movements or.. More

    3 Aug 2020 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Feasibility

    Feasibility Feasibility refers to assessing the practicality of a proposed project or system. Two criteria to determine a project’s feasibility include cost and value. When conducting a feasibility study, it is key to remain objective when evaluating a project’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, and to determine the appropriate and.. More

    1 Jul 2020 |