Forward Thinking

In an industry like the AEC, there are continuous opportunities to improve and generate visionary solutions that drive innovation and collaboration. Find tips for implementing the newest systems, exploring the next big idea, and information on the latest technology here in The Big Room.

Sharing the Risk in ILPD

Initially trademarked by the Boldt Group, the Integrated Lean Project Delivery (ILPD) method strives ...

Capturing VirginiaSAVES Dollars for Capital Maintenance Needs

On September 2, 2015, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe announced a $20 million program to ...

Southland Expands Capabilities with Electrical Department

Southland Industries has incorporated electrical engineering capabilities into their engineering division.  The electrical department, ...

Green Globes Versus LEED

As a principal engineer for Southland, I am responsible for the design and modeling ...

The New Rating System: LEED v4

Over the past few years, the US Green Building Council (USGBC) has worked to ...

Expanding Southland’s Service Capabilities in the Southwest

In November 2012, Southland’s Southwest Division decided to expand its service capabilities within the ...

Engineering the Fan Powered Induction Unit

The term fan powered induction unit—also known as fan powered terminal units with sensible ...

Computational Fluid Dynamics as a Key to Innovative Designs

A chilled water thermal storage system utilizes a series of tanks to store chilled ...

The New Rating System: LEED v4

Over the past few years, the US Green Building Council (USGBC) has worked to ...

Expanding Southland’s Service Capabilities in the Southwest

In November 2012, Southland’s Southwest Division decided to expand its service capabilities within the ...