Resources // Blog // Innovation

  • The Rise of Energy Districts

    Posted by Rob McAtee, Director of Energy and Sustainability Services

    The Rise of Energy Districts

    Our nation’s electrical grid is an awesome creation that has transformed the landscape and brought prosperity to hundreds of millions. As an engineer, I am awed just thinking about the sheer scale of it and the countless hours of ...

    Read more »
  • Design Excellence - It's Not Just Looks

    Posted by Ben Lilly, Director of International Federal Programs, & Stephen Butler, Embassy Program Design Manager

    Design excellence is not a new concept - it was a program originally initiated more than 50 years ago by President John Kennedy. The principles behind the Design Excellence philosophy are as relevant today as ever, but have been expanded to ...

    Read more »

    Category: Innovation

  • design ingenuity + virtual building optimization = true energy savings

    Posted by Rob McAtee, Director of Energy and Sustainability Services

    Today’s construction industry is in the midst of great change as it is experiencing increasing pressures on price and schedule. Added to this are binding requirements for long-term building performance and occupant comfort. Most people agree that improved performance ...

    Read more »

    Category: Innovation