Residential Project With Fire Protection – the Whitehorn Village

Discover how Whitethorn Village, a residential project led by Cairn prioritized fire safety and energy efficiency in its construction. The project, featuring two apartment buildings, relied on innovative solutions to ensure structural integrity and occupant safety. Cairn partnered with Remagin to deliver 5-storey residential blocks using an offsite fabricated light gauge steel (LGS) structural system. Partel’s advanced building envelope solutions played a crucial role in enhancing fire protection, airtightness, and…


BKSK is excited to share this project publicly!

BKSK is excited to share this project publicly! Dezeen covers the Pavilion project overall, with mentions of the different components that will be build in phases. "The first phase of the design will have four structures, including a visitors centre with a cantilevered timber roof by New York City-based studio BKSK Architecture. The final structure for phase one will be a relatively simple structure with corrugated metal facing punctuated by voids…




Melrose North Better Buildings Award

C+GA is proud to be recognized with a 2024 Better Project Award from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)’s Better Buildings Initiative! These annual awards highlight select partners for innovative and industry-leading accomplishments in implementing and promoting practices, principles, and procedures of energy management. We have been honored for Melrose North, whose sustainable Passive House design integrates a solar photovoltaic array, high-efficiency heating and domestic hot water heater, Energy Recovery…



Breaking Ground: The Crucial Role of Mockups in Modern Construction

By Samira Sabulis, CCO , Dextall In the bustling realm of contemporary architecture and construction, the concept of mockups has risen to prominence, establishing itself as a linchpin in the development of cutting-edge buildings. One standout example is the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), where mockups played a pivotal role in bringing the visionary project to life. With over two decades of experience, Dextall has witnessed firsthand the transformative…



NYPH welcomes Ice-Air LLC

The New York Passive House (NYPH) is pleased to announce Ice-Air LLC as a Silver Sponsor. Achieving passive house certification necessitates a high-performance building envelope and exceptional equipment performance, elements Ice-Air LLC specializes in. Keep an eye out for upcoming webinars and social media posts to gain insight into their integration with the Passive House community. For further information, visit their website at https://www.ice-air.com.   About Ice Air Ice Air, LLC,…


This is JUST what your specifications need

This is JUST what your specifications need: a compact and versatile, iCool XC engineered with advanced heat pump and inverter technology. And, with requisite R-32 refrigerant for optimal performance under a wide range of construction and climate conditions, we would love to help you make this part of your next project!


The Bedford earns “Special Mention” in the Architizer A+Awards!

By Magnusson Architecture and Planning, PC The Bedford offers a mix of supportive, senior and affordable housing, comprehensive onsite services, and numerous indoor and outdoor common spaces to promote community. This transit-oriented, 108-unit development embraces daylight, plants, fresh air, and natural materials to support residents’ well-being; while its photovoltaic array, two non-accessible green roofs, and energy recovery system help achieve LEED Platinum performance. Echoing the craftsmanship of surrounding Deco-era apartments,…


Building Electrification: Pathways to Decarbonization

A look at three different approaches to electrification New York State Energy Research and Development Authority Building electrification is the process of switching from technologies and equipment powered by fossil fuels (fuel oil, natural gas, propane, and coal) to efficient, all-electric options. Since the passage of the Climate Act in 2019, more companies are discovering the benefits of building electrification. They are taking advantage of NYSERDA’s financial incentives, and sharing…