Lecture by: Daniel Parolek Brought to you by Building a Better Bend and Bend 2030 How will we solve the puzzle of Bend’s missing middle housing market—those…
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management The time is always right to perform a detailed review of your community’s safety procedures that protect your critical, yet sometimes overlooked assets. These include water treatment facilities, well houses, pump stations, aquatic facilities, or wastewater treatment facilities. Here are five tips to keep in mind when looking at the safety of your facility 1. There are several categories of fire extinguishers on the market, with different ratings intended for different uses. For example, some are rated for electrical fires (Class C), while others are intended for grease fires (Class K) Water extinguishers (APW extinguishers) should never be used on an electrical room or a grease fire, but are the…
5 Top Designers On How To Create The Ultimate PowerPoint Presentation
Slide presentations usually suck–but a good designer can turn that around. Here are four tips for selling your ideas.
Will UAS Mapping Impact the LiDAR Market?
With the latest FAA relaxation on UAS flight regulations (FAA Part 107), the mapping industry are taking a serious look at practicality and usefulness of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) in complementing or completely replacing some current mapping approaches. These relaxed rules have occurred in concert with noticeable advances in image processing algorithms, implemented in low... Read More
Young Architect Guide: 21 Essential Tips for Emerging Architecture Professionals
I have personally benefitted from these 21 pieces of advice already in my career — just two years out of college.
Galesburg Amtrak Train Station Renewal
Legat Architects designed an expansion and upgrades to the Amtrak train station in Galesburg, Illinois.
How Renzo Piano Builds Cities
The 79-year-old architect discusses how openness in architecture makes for safer, happier places.
10 Architects Who Found Love (With Other Architects)
Denise Scott Brown and Robert Venturi, Lella Vignelli and Massimo Vignelli, Margaret McCurry and Stanley Tigerman, Frances Halsband and Robert Kliment, Diana...
These Designers Invented A New Way To 3-D Print Concrete Architecture
Their technique could radically change the way 3-D printed buildings look.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…