Specialty Buildings

Specialty Buildings August 12, 2019

Focus on specialty structures: Fire and life safety

Sports arenas, historical buildings, theaters and other specialty buildings require unique engineering design, especially in facilities with a lot of people

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings August 9, 2019

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: August 9

This week Morrissey Goodale reported two deals in the U.S. and four international deals involving companies from Canada, Singapore, Switzerland and the U.K.

By Morrissey Goodale
Specialty Buildings August 7, 2019

DGS Natural Resources HQ, P Street

The property is designed to meet LEED Platinum and zero-net energy standards, with such features as radiant floor heating and chilled beams, as well as reclaimed water systems.

By Glumac
Specialty Buildings August 6, 2019

Modern codes and mass timber buildings

Building codes and construction techniques have evolved since the 850-year old Notre-Dame was built, leading to a recent resurgence of mass timber buildings

By Mariah Seaboldt, PE, AKF Group, Boston
Specialty Buildings August 2, 2019

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: August 2

This week Morrissey Goodale reported six deals in the U.S. involving companies from Texas, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Colorado, New Jersey, New York, California, and Virginia.

By Morrissey Goodale
Specialty Buildings August 1, 2019

Matt Short joins Consulting-Specifying Engineer editorial advisory board

Smith Seckman Reid's Matt Short, PE, has joined the editorial advisory board

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Specialty Buildings August 1, 2019

New Atlanta Braves training facility

The new complex has 11 batting cages, 63 pitching mounds and a centerpiece stadium, which has a 360-degree concourse, 6,200 seats and a capacity of 8,000!

By TLC Engineers
Specialty Buildings July 31, 2019

DGS O Street Office Building

The O Street property is designed to meet LEED Platinum and zero-net energy standards.

By Glumac
Specialty Buildings July 26, 2019

Weekly merger, acquisition, deal update: July 26

This week Morrissey Goodale reported four deals in the U.S. and seven international deals involving companies from Japan, Australia, Canada, France, and the U.K.

By Morrissey Goodale
Specialty Buildings July 25, 2019

A shared city will include seniors

Due to rapid urbanization many of the world’s seniors will now live their entire lives in urban environments.

By Arup