Design / Build

Question of the Month: Property taxes: Does construction cost equal value? - by David Wilkes

A frequent source of owner angst occurs when significant capital is spent on construction to erect, modify or expand a property and the local tax assessor immediately responds by increasing the assessed value by nearly the same amount that

Prestano joins Syska Hennessy Group

New York, NY Salvatore Prestano, PE, an engineering executive with over 30 years of experience, has joined the NYC office of Syska Hennessy as associate practice area director – energy services.

SG Blocks and Grimshaw partner to create modular education facilities

New York, NY SG Blocks, Inc., a leading designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, has teamed up with Grimshaw, a global leader in architecture, planning and industrial design across many major sectors, to

Jack Resnick & Sons completes lobby renovation at Gracie Mews

Manhattan, NY Jack Resnick & Sons completed construction on its newly redesigned lobby at Gracie Mews, its 35-story residential tower on the Upper East Side.

P.W. Grosser Consulting welcomes Kaim and Brignoni

Bohemia, NY P.W. Grosser Consulting, Inc. (PWGC) has hired Katelyn Kaim and Mike Brignoni. As new associates, Kaim will work in association with PWGC’s Environmental Unit while Brignoni will work with the firm’s Engineering Unit.

Crystal Windows offers online learning: CE credit webinars

Queens, NY In response to the continuing pandemic situation, Crystal Window & Door Systems has increased its webinar training on evolving window performance and design standards for architecture and other professionals to

Hotels in a competition for cleanliness amid COVID-19 - by Randy Shelly

The hospitality industry took one of the biggest financial hits during the pandemic–however it’s also in the position to make one of the biggest comebacks. As leisure travel begins to pick up, hotels are in a competition for

Cerami & Associates create Cerami Acoustic Reality

New York, NY To make sure that CEO of Citigroup Mike Corbat would be heard loud and clear during any speech given from the firm’s Town Hall, Cerami’s Acoustic Reality experts, working with

Dyer Brown Architects unveils redesigned restaurants, restrooms

New York, NY Dyer Brown Architects, known for restaurant concepts and designs, is making news with inventive and cost-effective approaches to rethinking booths, partitions and bathrooms.

Fort Schuyler House, Inc., and MDG complete Fort Schuyler House, senior housing project

Bronx, NY Fort Schuyler House, Inc., MDG Design + Construction, LLC (MDG), Smith & Henzy Advisory Group, Inc., Concord Management of New York, and partners celebrate the completion of the revitalization and refinancing of