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  • H&A to Host Four Sessions at 2014 Virginia Engineers Conference

    <b>H&A is hosting four sessions at this year’s Virginia Engineers Conference in Williamsburg, September 24-25: </b> <br> <br> H&A’s … Read More »
  • H&A Accepted into VEDP’s VALET Program

    H&A was recently accepted into the Virginia Economic Development’s, two-year Virginia Leaders in Export Trade (VALET) program! <br> <br> The … Read More »
  • 2014 Corporate Title Recipients

    <b> Congratulations to the following H&A employees on their new corporate titles! </b> <br> <br> <i>“I am excited and proud to announce the ...<… Read More »
  • New Life Safety Certifications and Other Employee Achievements

    <b>Congratulations to the following H&A employees on their recent achievements!</b> <br> <br> Peter Chamberlain, Sr. Life Safety Engineer - Certified Fire Protection … Read More »
  • H&A Project Recognized at 2014 GSA Design Awards

    <b>This year marks the 20th anniversary of the GSA’s Design Excellence Program.</b> <br> <br> A jury of private-sector GSA partners honored … Read More »
  • H&A Announces Employee Certifications and Accreditations

    Maureen Drullard, P.E., CRM, LEED AP BD+C, sustainability manager, earned her Green Globes Professional (GGP) certification. Certified GGPs … Read More »
  • H&A’s New Building Sciences Studio Manager – Coles Jennings

    Senior mechanical engineer Coles Jennings, PE, LEED AP BD+C, BEMP, CEA, is H&A’s new building sciences studio … Read More »
  • H&A’s Engineered Systems Alliance Partners Earn Two Craftsmanship Awards

    Congratulations to the Engineered Systems Alliance (ESA) partners, Truland and Pierce Associates, for earning two Washington Building Congress Awards for … Read More »
  • H&A Announces New Director of Operations – Jared Jamison

    Congratulations to Jared Jamison, PE, on his promotion to director of operations! <br> <br> Jared was formerly H&A’s operations manager … Read More »
  • New U.S. Embassy in Beirut

    The Department of State's Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) announced the selection of Morphosis Architects to design the … Read More »
  • Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s December Cover Story by H&A’s Director of Life Safety

    H&A’s Director of Life Safety, Paul Pinigis, PE, writes about smoke control systems in Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s December … Read More »
  • H&A Elects New Board Officers & Advisors

    H&A announces its 2013-2014 board of directors. Led by new chairman, Benjamin Lilly, senior vice president and director of … Read More »
  • H&A’s Operation Manager Explains Contribution Margins in PSMJ’s December Issue

    A business unit should be closed if it consistently underperforms, has a net operating loss, and will likely continue to … Read More »
  • Richmond Times Dispatch Features H&A’s Director of Human Resources as Decision Maker

    The Richmond Times Dispatch featured H&A’s Director of Human Resources, Patricia Davison, in its November 4th Decision Maker … Read More »
  • A New Direction in Architecture

    A community leader and visionary, we are excited to announce our new director of architecture, Susan Brain. <br> <br> <a href="http://archive.constantcontact.com/fs153/1108403721860/archive/1115165848519.html"> Click here </a> to … Read More »
  • H&A Ranks as a 2013 MEP Giant

    H&A ranked number 39 on Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s 2013 MEP Giants List! <br> <br> The 100 firms on the list generated … Read More »
  • H&A Announces 2013 Corporate Title Recipients

    H&A is pleased to name Patricia Davison, SPHR-CA, director of human resources, its newest senior vice president, and Jared … Read More »
  • H&A to Host Professional Career Session – September 4

    <b>H&A is hosting a Professional Career Session on Wednesday, September 4 from 3-8 PM at the Washington Hyatt Regency ...<… Read More »
  • H&A Ranks as a Top Five Firm in the U.S. for Federal Government Sector Design

    H&A ranked in the top 20 as one of Building Design + Construction’s largest engineering/architecture firms in the … Read More »
  • U.S. Embassy in Liberia, Monrovia Receives ENR Global Best Project Award for Government Buildings

    The project team faced numerous challenges while designing and constructing the new U.S. embassy in war-torn Liberia. <br> <br> Engineering News-Record … Read More »
  • New Employees - June

    H&A is pleased to announce the following new employees at the Glen Allen office: <br> <br> Mark Midgley, EIT, has joined … Read More »
  • Prevent Fire With a Reduced-Oxygen Environment

    I have noticed a lot of Web traffic lately regarding the evolution of data centers and their supporting technologies. The … Read More »
  • H&A Exhibiting at SAME JETC Event

    H&A is exhibiting at the Society of American Military Engineers’ 2013 Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo (JETC) in San … Read More »
  • Physical Fitness Center at MCAS New River Awarded LEED Gold

    The physical fitness center at the Marine Corps Air Station, New River recently achieved LEED Gold certification. <br> <br> The NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic … Read More »
  • H&A Ranks as an ENR Top 500 Design Firm

    H&A ranked number 241 on Engineering-News Record’s (ENR) 2013 Top 500 Design Firms list, moving up two spots … Read More »
  • H&A Ranks as a Top 40 Electrical Design Firm

    H&A ranked number 18 on Electrical Construction & Maintenance’s (EC&M) annual Top 40 Electrical Design Firms list. <br> <br> Overall … Read More »
  • GRACRE 12th Annual Real Estate Awards

    On Tuesday, April 16, the Greater Richmond Association for Commercial Real Estate (GRACRE) revealed the winners of the Twelfth Annual … Read More »
  • New Employees

    H&A announces its newest employees to join the company. Welcome! <br> <br> Raymond Balog III has joined the Glen Allen office … Read More »
  • Director of Private Sector Programs is Panelist at 2013 SMPS Virginia Conference

    H&A’s Director of Private Sector Programs, Thomas Herbert, PE, is a panelist at the upcoming Society for Marketing … Read More »
  • Target Practice

    Proper life safety planning and design are crucial in a shooting range setting. Indoor shooting ranges might make you think … Read More »
  • The Mystery Of Glass

    An ancient art, of fire and sand, of breath and metal, of muscle and magic and sweat, comes alive at … Read More »
  • Henrico’s H&A wins Pinnacle Award

    H&A Architects & Engineers of Henrico County won the Virginia engineering profession’s top award for its design of the … Read More »
  • How To Select An Air Handling Unit

    Air handling units come in all shapes and sizes. Learn to balance and prioritize all of the choices related to … Read More »
  • Gold Key|PHR Hotels and Resorts Breaks Ground on $50 Million Hilton Garden Inn

    With an expected opening date of May 2014 the new Hilton Garden Inn will offer 167, all-oceanfront guest rooms, including … Read More »
  • H&A's Newest Employees

    H&A is pleased to announce the following new employees at its Richmond location: <br> <br> Daniel Caballero, PE - Electrical Engineer <br> Richard … Read More »
  • Latest Design Excellence Embassy Contract Awards

    H&A is pleased to announce the latest embassy contract awards by the U.S. Department of State, Overseas Buildings … Read More »
  • Design Excellence – It’s Not Just Looks

    Design excellence is not a new concept - it was a program originally initiated more than 50 years ago by President … Read More »
  • H&A’s Director of Planning Named Distinguished Alumnus

    The Ohio State University's Knowlton School of Architecture and the College of Engineering have named H&A's Director … Read More »
  • H&A Transforms Rocketts Landing Warehouse into BrownGreer’s New Space

    H&A is transforming BrownGreer’s new space into a modern, upscale law office while embracing the the spirit of … Read More »
  • Let's Talk About TAA

    Intended to foster fair and open international trade, what impact does TAA compliance have on you and your government projects … Read More »
  • The 2012 Olympians Aren’t the Only Ones Earning Gold – LEED Gold for U.S. Consulate in Dubai

    The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) announced that the newly constructed U.S. Consulate General in Dubai, United Arab … Read More »
  • H&A Ranks on Seven BD+C Giants Lists and Increases Ranking as an ENR Top International Firm

    H&A ranked number 22 on Building Design + Construction’s (BD+C) Top 40 Engineering/Architecture Firms list in their … Read More »
  • H&A Project Manager, Christine Tsai, Named President of SAME Hampton Roads Post

    H&A Project Manager, Christine Tsai, PMP, has been named the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Hampton Roads Post … Read More »
  • H&A Announces 2012 MBA Graduates

    H&A announces three senior-level employees who recently earned their master’s in business administration (MBA) graduate degrees. <br> <br> Lisa Bilski … Read More »
  • H&A to Exhibit at SAME’s 2012 JETC Event

    H&A will exhibit at the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), Joint Engineer Training Conference & Expo event in St … Read More »
  • H&A Participates in Rebuilding Together Richmond 2012

    H&A employees volunteered on Saturday, April 28 for the annual Rebuilding Together Richmond event. <br> <br> Volunteers make both major and … Read More »
  • H&A Ranks #243 On ENR’S Top 500 Design Firms List

    H&A ranked number 243 on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) annual Top 500 Design Firms list, moving up 62 spots … Read More »
  • Regional Spotlight: Mid-Atlantic/Carolinas

    Thanks to the presence of the federal government, an expanding higher-education sector, and a robust medical industry, America’s Mid-Atlantic … Read More »
  • The Cost of Green Buildings: Are green buildings truly cost-effective?

    Does a green building cost less to create and maintain than a conventional building? The General Services Administration (GSA) says … Read More »
  • National Architecture Week 2012: Design Connects

    National Architecture Week is a public awareness campaign from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) dedicated to increasing attention to … Read More »
  • The March Issue of PMEngineer features H&A Life Safety Engineer, Christine Swanson

    Read the latest article from H&A Senior Life Safety Engineer, Christine Swanson, CFPS, PE, as she highlights the twelve … Read More »
  • Chrysler Museum Board Voted Thursday to Go Ahead with Planned Project

    As early as January, the Chrysler Museum of Art will display objects from its treasured collection in a storefront inside … Read More »
  • Madagascar: U.S. Embassy Certified As 'Green' Building

    The newly constructed U.S. Embassy in Antananarivo, Madagascar, has been awarded the silver level of Leadership in Energy and … Read More »
  • H&A Announces New Vice President and Director of Private Sector Programs

    We are excited to announce our new vice president and director of private sector programs, Thomas Herbert, PE! “Thomas’ extensive … Read More »
  • H&A's Newest Senior Vice President is Electrical Department Head, Boushra Hanna

    Our newest senior vice president is H&A's Electrical Department Head, Boushra Hanna, PE! Hanna is H&A’s … Read More »
  • H&A Announces New Business and Marketing Promotions

    H&A announces three promotions at its headquarters location. <br> <br> Carey Kendrick has been named business information systems manager. Kendrick is … Read More »
  • Plans Call for Major Expansion of Chrysler Museum

    The Chrysler Museum of Art probably will close for more than a year, possibly starting in January, to allow for … Read More »
  • Happy National Engineers Week 2012!

    As we celebrate 65 years of service, we want to thank our talented engineers for designing sustainable solutions for a … Read More »
  • H&A Named SAME Hampton Roads 2011 Sustaining Member of the Year

    The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), Hampton Roads post, awarded the 2011 Sustaining Member of the Year Award (medium-sized … Read More »
  • H&A’s Director of Government Programs to Moderate SMPS Program, “Post BRAC – What Now?”

    H&A’s Director of Government Programs, Larry Willis, is the moderator for the upcoming Society for Marketing Professional Services … Read More »
  • Top CEOs New to ACEC Executive Committee

    H&A’s President, Mike Matthews, is featured in the January edition of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC … Read More »
  • H&A’s Director of Marketing and Business Development to Present at SMPS VA Program

    Catherine Gettys, H&A’s director of marketing/business development, will present at the SMPS Virginia January program, “Secrets for … Read More »
  • H&A Featured in Article, “West lags, as index shows improvement”

    H&A San Diego employees, Erich Flessner, program manager, and Dusty Ucker, project manager, were featured in an article by … Read More »
  • Happy Holidays from H&A!

    H&A released its 2011 holiday e-card to clients and colleagues today, featuring a special season’s greetings animation on … Read More »
  • New Photovoltaic Project Inaugurated At U.S. Embassy in Athens

    In an important symbol of America’s commitment to eco-diplomacy, the Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations … Read More »
  • H&A Announces New Certified Lighting Efficiency Professional

    H&A announces its only Certified Lighting Efficiency Professional (CLEP), Brenda Kliesen, EIT. Brenda is now recognized as a leader … Read More »
  • H&A Launches New Website with iPad2 Giveaway

    The new ha-inc.com website was officially launched today, featuring an iPad2 giveaway for site visitors. To enter, visitors must … Read More »
  • CDA Approves Building Construction Plans for US Embassy in Islamabad

    The Capital Development Authority (CDA) formally approved the building plans and granted permission for the construction of the US Embassy … Read More »
  • H&A Announces New Certified Energy Manager

    H&A's newest Certified Energy Manager (CEM) is Stefana Petrova-Bowens, PE, senior mechanical engineer at the firm's Richmond … Read More »
  • New U.S. Embassy Project in Ethiopia Receives CMAA Project Achievement Award

    The Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) received the Construction Management Association of America’s (CMAA … Read More »
  • H&A design project, The Chrysler Museum- Glass Studio, officially opens this week

    The Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia, will officially take the wraps off its brand new Glass Studio. Former … Read More »
  • H&A Wins Two HRACRE Excellence in Development Design Awards

    H&A received two awards from HRACRE! The Pembroke SGA 4 Implementation Plan received the Award of Merit in the … Read More »
  • Mike Matthews is Appointed a Vice Chair of the ACEC National Executive Committee

    ACEC National has eight vice chairs serving from throughout the U.S., with four elected every two years. This is … Read More »
  • Zweigwhite Names H&A the Second Best Place to Work

    H&A was named the second best place to work for among mid-sized multidiscipline firms in the nation by Zweigwhite … Read More »