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…

Creating an Eco-Friendly Development in an Urban Environment

MULTIFAMILY HOUSING DESIGNS REFLECT CHANGING LIFESTYLES November 26, 2017 By Nate Peck Newly built or renovated multifamily developments set in urban environments attract tenants with their eco-friendly construction and wealth of desirable amenities. The appeal of modern multifamily living draws a wide range of renters, from Millennials seeking live/work space, to families wanting access to…

Best High Education/Research: Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab

ENR NEW ENGLAND’S 2017 BEST PROJECTS November 20, 2017 Pagliuca Harvard Life Lab Boston Best Project Owner-Architect-Interior Designer-Laboratory Planner: Harvard University Lead Designer: Shepley Bulfinch General Contractor: Shawmut Design & Construction Structural Engineer: LeMessurier (Foundation Design) MEP Engineer: Vanderweil Engineers Civil Engineer: SLB Group Landscape Architect: Reed Hildebrand Consultants: Accentech (Acoustics/Vibration); RWDI (Wind Consultant); Haley & Alrich (Geotechnical Engineer); Jenson Hughes (Fire Protection);…

Why One Law Firm Opted for Downtown Over Seaport, Back Bay

HINCKLEY ALLEN RENOVATING AT 28 STATE STREET IN BOSTON’S FINANCIAL DISTRICT By Greg Ryan  –  Law and Money Reporter, Boston Business Journal November 16, 2017 The law firm Hinckley Allen will be renovating its office at 28 State St. in Boston’s Financial District and taking on more space in the tower to make room for future growth. The…

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…

Boston Scientific Reinvents Quincy Distribution Center

ADDS OPEN OFFICE SPACE AT MASSIVE QUINCY WAREHOUSE October 29, 2017 By Marc Margulies and Alvaro J. Ribeiro Renovating and re-purposing a building can involve several factors: preserving existing features, updating building infrastructure and energizing spaces for their new use. Warehouses offer their own challenges, especially “legacy” buildings that have long become obsolete. An outdated…

Tria Completes Design of Oncorus Headquarters

FEATURES AN EFFICIENT AND FLEXIBLE WORKSPACE October 26, 2017 Cambridge, MA – TRIA, a partner-led architecture firm with a focus on science and technology organizations, announced the completion of a new 12,300sf headquarters for Oncorus, Inc., a biotechnology company developing a portfolio of next-generation immunotherapy products to treat several types of cancer. Oncorus’ new headquarters…

Today’s Workplace are Transforming – How Law Firms Will Operate in the Future

AS WORKPLACE EVOLVES, LAW FIRMS CHANGE RAPIDLY October 29, 2017 By Dan Perruzzi, AIA, LEED AP As the workplace continues to evolve, law firms are also changing rapidly in response to internal pressures and external market forces. Technology, generational change, and new business pressures are just a few of the demands that are creating new…