Facets of Integrated Design

"The notion of human impact should be considered in any conversation regarding energy efficiency in the built environment...one of the characteristics that elevate good building performance to great building performance."

Want to know more? In their first issue of 2015, Consulting Specifying Engineer includes an article by DLR Group's Rod Oathout and Ruari Barnwell exploring how recent evolution of ASHRAE Standard 90.1 relates to energy performance, the design process, and how human interaction can improve energy efficiency. This issue also includes an article by Eric Kamin further exploring strategies and best practices in lighting controls. Click below to read the articles.


Creating a new waterfront welcome to Shanghai

This winning design for the Baoshan Winder Long Beach Tower development transforms what is currently an aged marine dock into a new lifestyle hub, an iconic waterfront gateway to Shanghai, and a catalyst for future sustainable urban development.