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Enhanced Design and Programming Helps Retain Members

May 3, 2011

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Commitment to fitness and service should always be a top priority for a club’s staff, but clubs of all budgets and sizes have other ways to enhance their members’ experience. Design and programming are two ways to do so. The following are a few suggestions: Create a social space. Members naturally want to congregate and […]

The Benefits of Sustainable Building

April 4, 2011

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 Sustainable building requires that architects, engineers and contractors all co-create with the environment focusing on renewable energy, sustainable materials, water conservation, site development and indoor environmental quality. Green design and construction not only helps cut down on emissions released into the ozone, but also helps significantly reduce energy, water and HVAC costs.  The benefits of […]

5 Things To Consider When Building Green

March 29, 2011

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 Sustainable building or “Building Green” is a driving force in today’s market for new construction development. Building green demands a group effort from the design and construction team to integrate sustainable elements into the architecture, design and construction. If you are looking to for ways to become more eco-friendly and socially responsible consider the following […]

Decrease Costs and Increase Efficiency

August 17, 2010

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Optimizing efficiency in every area of project development is the key to maximizing profits for your business from the very begining.

Design Build vs. Design Bid Build

August 2, 2010

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Design Build and Design Bid Build are two very different construction delivery methods used in today’s society. Design Build and Design Bid Build construction are differentiated in this article to highlight key components that compare and contrast each method.    Design Build Joint Venture between General Contractor and Designer                                                Design Builders have both parties within the same entity            making it much easier […]

Benefits of Design Build Construction

July 20, 2010

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Design build construction can bring many benefits to you as a business owner. Design build focuses on bringing design and construction professionals under one roof to collaborate on different projects with in a variety of industries. Although design build is used less frequently than the traditional bid-build method, the demand for this service is on the rise. […]

The Master Builder

July 7, 2010

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         The design build construction delivery system is one that has been around for many centuries. Dating back to the earliest civilizations, Kings, Pharaohs and Emperors would summon a Master Builder (the best architects and engineers) to embark upon the creation of ancient structures in order to execute their conceived visions. These rulers would entrust […]