January 01, 2014 - aecKnowledge: CALGreen 2010 Non-Residential Measures
Lynn Simon describes some of the key aspects CALGreen Non-Residential mandatory measures and a brief summary of CALGreen Residential voluntary Tier 1 and 2 standards.
December 24, 2013 - NYREJ: Plaza Construction Completes
According to Plaza Construction, tapped by Brookfield Office Properties to build an Entry Hall Pavilion at recently re-named Brookfield Place (The World Financial Center), the new Entry Pavilion with the capacity to accommodate an estimated 100,000 commuters daily has opened.
December 23, 2013 - Buildings.com: Right-Size Your Ventilation Needs
Senior Vice President Dan Nall talks about how demand control ventilation (DCV), which automatically adjusts ventilation levels based on occupancy measurements, can reduce energy use.
December 05, 2013 - Construction Week: World's tallest building's piling works complete
Piling works at Kingdom Tower in Jeddah, which is set to become the tallest building in the world, are now complete. The announcement was made in conjunction with the unveiling of Mounib Hammoud as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the project’s developer, Jeddah Economic Company (JEC).
December 03, 2013 - CityBizList: HITT Contracting Delivers New Headquarters For The Center For Strategic & International Studies
Thornton Tomasetti was the structural engineer for the recently completed Center for Strategic & International Studies headquarters building in Washington, D.C.
December 02, 2013 - TheRegistry: San Francisco PUC
Senior Vice President Lynn Simon talks about the LEED Platinum certification of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission headquarters in California. Thornton Tomasetti served as sustainability consultant on the project.
November 22, 2013 - Construction Index: George Mason Dining Facility
The latest contract is for the university’s new Shenandoah dining facility. The US$8.6m (£5.3m) project is an addition and renovation to an existing dining facility adjacent to an accommodation project currently being built by Balfour Beatty.
November 12, 2013 - ASCE: Mixed-Use Tower Will Be Tallest Building in Mexico
Thornton Tomasetti overcomes myriad challenges to design a functional tower that meets an established architectural design as well as the client’s expectations.
October 25, 2013 - CommonFloor: Mixture of High and Low Rise Complexes in Gurgaon
An upcoming project in the Scetor-78 of Gurgaon is going to set the landmark by changing the skyline of Gurgaon residential premises. Occupying 18.39 acres of land at the heart of Gurgaon city, the project Revanta comes with a mixture of high-rise and independent floors.
October 10, 2013 - Modern Steel: Sea & Space
Vice President Zach Kates and Engineer Rohan Talkwalkar authored this article on the fast-track design process for the Port Canaveral Welcome Center in Florida.
October 08, 2013 - Orchids And Onions: Coronado Boathouse and Clubroom
The jury was in agreement that the Coronado Boathouse and Clubroom is a beautiful, thoughtful building that “builds upon a vocabulary of elements already in the city, which could have been constraining, but was instead taken to a new level of excellence.”
October 08, 2013 - NYREJ: The big storm, one year after
Vice President Julio Ravelo penned this article on the various measures put in place following Sandy to make buildings more resilient.