October 15, 2008
Do something brilliant.
With funds from the Public Arts Fund, the designer and developer wanted to create a "color test pattern" on the exterior of a new hotel. ELS realized the design team’s vision by producing a state-of-the-art system that was programmable, cost-effective and "green." The end result is nothing less than brilliant.
For more information on how ELS can help you implement brilliant lighting designs, call John Mitchell in Project Sales at 1.800.ELS.LIGHTS (1.800.357.5444), or visit www.elslights.com
Future Iconic Features of CA’s Great Park Revealed
The Orange County Great Park will include the Palm Court, a new performance area, and visitor centers called "Pods," which are functional structures or "park-itecture." Proposed sensor technology for the park will support an intelligent and integrated maintenance and operations system.
| POD RENDERING: COURTESY ORANGE COUNTY GREAT PARK DESIGN STUDIO|
Survey: A Third of Faculty Say Technology Fully Integrated on Campuses
A survey of more than 1,000 college students, faculty, and IT staff members uncovers how technology is leveraged as an academic tool on campuses today, identifies leaders and barriers to adoption, and recommends next steps to improve campus technology integration.
Half Price, First Class
A bare-bones budget drove one architectural firm to deliver a Palm Bay, FL, sustainable school building full of construction and operational cost efficiencies. The facility uses 30 percent as much energy to operate as a conventional school building, including "plug-in loads."
| ERIKA MASTERSON PHOTOGRAPHY/© SPACECOAST ARCHITECTS P.A.|
Transoft Solutions: Driving productivity through innovation
Architects, engineers, and drafters worldwide use Transoft Solutions’ time-saving, quality-enhancing CAD software to get their site development and infrastructure assignments completed.
With software for vehicle turn simulation, parking lot design, and airport planning, have everything you need to evaluate and assess everyday and unique design challenges. We have the solutions that reduce project time and trim costs letting you become more productive.
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New InfoComm Website Connects Architects with AV Pros
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Historic UT Structure Poised for Wrecking Ball
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• October 08, 2008 Historic Federal Building Wins LEED-CI
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• September 10, 2008 New Raleigh Convention Center Shimmers
• September 03, 2008 Historic New Interior Gets Gold
• August 27, 2008 New Cronkite Facility Activates Streetscape
• August 20, 2008 Sleek New Baltimore Hotel Opens This Week
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