Insight

As the AEC industry continues to grow and expand, understanding the latest trends and applying past experience can help make or break your next project. Find information on various project delivery methods, advice from project teams, and tips tailored for specific markets, and more here in The Big Room.

The Evolution of the Energy Efficiency Market

Since its infancy in the 1970s with the embargo-driven energy crisis, when long gas ...

The Future of the Utilities Sector

Utilities companies are facing some big challenges today from both infrastructure concerns and new ...

Life(cycle) After BIM

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a term known throughout the Architecture, Engineering, Construction and ...

Retrofitting Aging Healthcare Facilities Requires Patience

If you work in healthcare, the issues are all too familiar. Changing laws, advanced ...

How Not to Mesh Up: Six Mistakes to Avoid When Generating CFD Grids

Meshing is the process of dividing fluid domain into small volumes to solve equations ...

Understanding Clients’ Needs Over Requests

It is often more important to pay attention to a client’s issues than simply ...

Top Six Mistakes Made on IPD Projects

The integrated project delivery (IPD) method encourages all involved trade partners to share the ...

The Success of Collaboration

In February 2016, Southland Industries had just finished up a full HVAC, mechanical piping, ...

10 Aspects to Consider for Data Center Clients

Of all the data center markets throughout North America, Northern Virginia (NoVa) has consistently ...

Three Factors to Consider When Designing for Central Plants

When it comes to designing a central plant, there are many factors to consider. ...