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Podcast: Acoustics and Open-Space Designs

Open-space designs and acoustics issues are the focus of a new podcast with our acoustics expert, Gary Madaras, PhD, ASA, INCE, Assoc. AIA, and acoustics specialist at Rockfon, Chicago. In the podcast, Madaras talks about the factors and challenges presented by open-office-space designs, what works and doesn’t work for occupants, and how to address the …

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Podcast: Construction Economics with Dale Stroud

Dale Stroud, senior director, marketing and offerings, Uponor Corp., Apple Valley, MN, has devoted a good portion of his career tracking and evaluating commercial and residential economic data and trends. In a new monthly Commercial Architecture podcast series, Stroud joins editorial director Gary L. Parr to discuss various aspects of commercial-construction economics. The podcasts are …

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Svigals+Partners to Design University Collaboration Hub

Inspired and informal collaboration has emerged as a competitive edge in the tech sector. Soon, students at one university will have an academic building designed specifically to support this kind of collaboration. Svigals+Partners, New Haven, CT, nationally recognized for innovation in the design of higher-education facilities, has been selected to build the new Bergami Center for Science, Technology …

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Commercial Conversation #62

In our last podcast of the year, we welcome Paul Bertram, director of environment, sustainability, and government affairs at Kingspan Insulated Panels Inc., Deland, FL. Bertram joins us to talk about his involvement in the Paris COP21 talks and what they mean for commercial construction. (more…)

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