Continuing Education Acoustics

DESIGNING OUR WEST COAST OF FLORIDA’S FINEST STRUCTURES December 1, 2017 By Katharine Logan Humans are visual creatures, and architects are particularly visual humans first the drawings and then the photographs are often mistaken for a building’s whole story. But the experience of architecture is more powerful and subtle than eyes alone perceive. Especially in…

SRQ Competition of the Year Building WInners

DESIGNING OUR WEST COAST OF FLORIDA’S FINEST STRUCTURES November 2017 Competition coordinated by Madeline Crotts SRQ Magazine proudly presents Building of the Year, a competition celebrating the new commercial, mixed-used and public buildings, enhancing the skyline along the Gulf Coast. Judged on design concept, function and usage, integrity of design, creativity and features, we recognize…

Shepley Bulfinch Completes Luxury Student Residence Building at Arizona State University

NATIONAL DESIGN FIRM DELIVERS RISE ON APACHE, ITS TENTH URBAN RESIDENTIAL COMPLEX COMPLETED WITH CA STUDENT LIVING   August 29, 2017 By Sonja Bochart, IIDA, LEED AP BD&C, WELL AP,principal at Shepley Bulfinch PHOENIX, ARIZ. – August 28, 2017 – Shepley Bulfinch, a national architecture firm known for design excellence and innovation with offices in Boston, Houston…

Castle Island Brewing Discusses Its Expansion and Shows Off New Taproom

NORWOOD, MASS. BREWERY DOUBLES PRODUCTION CAPACITY AND ADDS TAPROOM June 21, 2017 Kaplan Construction, a WBE general contractor and construction management firm providing comprehensive building programs across Greater Boston, has completed an expansion to Castle Island Brewing Co., which originally opened in December 2015. The Norwood, Mass., brewery needed to double its production capacity and add…

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Kaplan Construction to Build Transit-Oriented Housing Development in Jamaica Plain

24 AFFORDABLE AND MARKET RATE TOWNHOUSES WILL CREATE A SUSTAINABLE URBAN LIVING COMMUNITY May 24, 2017 BOSTON – May 15, 2017 – Kaplan Construction, a WBE general contractor and construction management firm providing comprehensive building programs across Greater Boston, announced today that it is constructing a sustainable urban living community at 143-171 Hyde Park Ave…

How Can You Loudly Tell Your Customers Your Appliance is Quiet

THE FIRST ISSUE IS DESCRIBING A PRODUCT’S NOISE TO CONSUMERS IN A MEANINGFUL WAY April 1, 2017 By: Steve Africk   It has been said that noise is among the top five factors in a shopper’s decision to buy an appliance. This consumer sensitivity, and the increasing competition from Europe where strict noise standards reign,…

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DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE / NAIOP: 4 STORIES Acentech collaborated with Baker Design Group to provide acoustical design for TripAdvisor’s new 282,000-square-foot global headquarters in Needham, Massachusetts. Their work focused on a four-story atrium designed to accommodate 1,100 employees for company meetings as well as smaller groups for dining, casual meetings and amplified and recorded presentations. The mixed-use…