Change is the inadvertent theme of our fall conference schedule. Speaking across the country, we are bringing a sharp focus to design innovation, talking about how old buildings and technologies can be reimagined, and planning for climate change.
Construction is complete on the tallest addition to the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, serving as a hub for healthcare science and research. The Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building (BSPB) is a new 10-story 245,000 square foot clinical research building located on the 30-acre Phoenix Biomedical Campus, that was programmed, designed, and constructed in only 27-months.
A brief loss of sanity and my passion for a sustainable future led me to back to graduate school this year. Shortly after our first semester, an opportunity came up to engage in a capstone project to design a solar photovoltaic (PV) system for a not-for-profit youth home for abused children in Puerto Rico.
Summer internships are starting just around the corner. Internships have become a must for college students, and without the work experience they provide, the post-graduate job search is significantly more difficult. Gain insights on how to make the most of your internship experience.
gbXML, or the Green Building XML (extensible markup language) schema was developed in the late 1990’s to enable interoperability between building design models and engineering analysis tools. Its use by major CAD vendors and several major engineering simulation vendors, helps to streamline time consuming building takeoffs.