Design / Build

NYSERDA honors four Magnusson Architecture and Planning projects

New York, NY Four Magnusson Architecture and Planning (MAP) projects are among the 14 winners of the second round of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s (NYSERDA’s) Buildings of Excellence competition.

Kostow Greenwood completes TIGER 21’s new executive conference center and office

New York, NY Kostow Greenwood Architects celebrated the completion of TIGER 21’s (The Investment Group for Enhanced Results in the 21st Century) new 4,500 s/f executive conference center and office.

WSP USA acquires kW Mission Critical Engineering

Troy, NY WSP USA has acquired kW Mission Critical Engineering (kW MCE). Aligned with WSP’s 2019-2021 Global Strategic Plan, combining kW’s mission critical expertise and 175 employees with WSP’s global footprint means the two firms can now offer best-in-class mission critical engineering services

Construction logistics and access challenges in a pandemic - by Tracy Lea Neff

Over the last year, the construction industry like many other industries have faced various impacts from the pandemic. One of the largest hurdles they have had to overcome is the lack of access to job sites. Around the world safety restrictions have been instituted,

Dyer Brown: Emerging trends in workplace food service

New York, NY As companies of all sizes start to think about what it will be like to return to more frequent in-person work, the lessons of a year of remote productivity have many rethinking priorities and considering reducing the office footprint.

How saving $200,000 can cost you $1.2 million - by Alen Gershkovich

Contracting the low bidder is enticing, but what will it really cost your project? When a lack of experience is guiding the building process, the fallout can be extremely expensive; we have seen it time and time again.

Design/Build Exec. of the Month: Lee Wasserman of LEW Corp. assists owners and managers with NYC lead-based paint requirements

Mine Hill, NJ The New York Real Estate Journal (NYREJ) sat down with Lee Wasserman, president of LEW Corp.. for a question and answer session.

Design/Build Question of the Month: How do NYC LL 92 & LL 94 benefit the planet and your wallet? - by Angus McDougald

NYC Local Laws 92 and 94, adopted in April 2019, require any existing roof (or new construction) undergoing major construction be covered in either solar panels or

VHB welcomes Kaitano and Sahl

New York, NY VHB continues to expand its offerings in the Northeast with the addition of Anne-Elizabeth Kaitano as senior environmental scientist/project manager and KC Sahl as

Marvel to design component of LaGuardia AirTrain Project: Flushing Bay Promenade

New York, NY Marvel has been awarded the design contract for the revitalization of the Flushing Bay Promenade, a major element of the LaGuardia AirTrain project.