In the Media

In the Media: The Benefits of Design-Build Partnering

By |2019-05-14T09:39:30-04:00May 3rd, 2019|Tags: , , , |

A successful design-build project requires strong collaboration between the owner and design-builder, a team of architects, engineers and builders, writes RS&H Design-Build Manager Rob Smedley in his column for Partnering Magazine. Partnering sessions are crucial to ensuring that all parties are on the same page before work progresses. A partnering session allows for the project owner [...]

Energy Resiliency and Existing Building Commissioning

By |2019-05-14T11:05:43-04:00April 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Resiliency needs to be introduced as an integral part of the building commissioning process, writes RS&H Commissioning and Energy Region Leader Woody Thompson in his latest article for Consulting & Specifying Engineer. Doing so will ensure facilities can quickly bounce back from disaster, either natural or man-made. "It is time to focus not only on bulk-power integrity, [...]

Rob Smedley Discusses BIM, Design-Build Trends

By |2019-05-14T09:41:06-04:00April 9th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

RS&H Buildings Design-Build Manager Rob Smedley has been an advocate for Building Information Modeling (BIM) since its beginnings. While BIM is already a useful tool for design-build teams, Smedley sees ways teams can benefit even more. Smedley is featured in the latest Construction Drive article that examines the relationship between BIM and design-build and looks at [...]

Eugene Airport Master Plan Featured in AviationPros

By |2019-03-27T13:57:40-04:00March 27th, 2019|Tags: , , |

The new master plan for Eugene Regional Airport is featured this month in AviationPros, a leading news outlet for the aviation industry. From the onset of Eugene Regional Airport’s master planning process and through continuous stakeholder involvement, the Eugene Airport and RS&H focused on establishing a vision for development that looks beyond the typical [...]

In the Media: RS&H-Designed Orlando Health Surgery Center

By |2019-05-14T11:07:48-04:00March 26th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

The Orlando Health South Lake Hospital Center for Specialty Surgery in Clermont, Florida, is featured this month in Healthcare Design Magazine. The RS&H-designed facility will offer a unique approach for patients recovering from extensive outpatient surgeries such as orthopedic, podiatry, and pain management procedures. The goal for the 29,000-square-foot facility, scheduled to open in November, [...]

In The Media: The Importance of Partnering in the AV Industry

By |2019-03-07T14:13:04-04:00March 7th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Partnering, whether surrounding joint ventures in the private sector or public-private partnerships for everything from toll roads to public buildings to water systems, is becoming more of the norm these days. For the emerging, fast-paced area of autonomous or automated vehicles (AVs) is concerned, partnering is a must-have more than an option. In the [...]

In the Media: Rob Smedley Finds Value in DBIA Certification

By |2019-05-14T09:41:38-04:00February 19th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

In his 35 years in the industry, RS&H Buildings Design-Build Manager Rob Smedley has seen design-build done right, wrong and most everything in between. But Smedley was surprised at how much he could learn as he went through DBIA certification. "'What more can I learn that decades in the industry haven't taught me?' I [...]

Kirk Fauri Featured in ENR Texas & Louisiana’s 2019 Top Young Professionals

By |2019-02-06T15:29:27-04:00February 6th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

RS&H Vice President and Texas CEI Leader Kirk Fauri has been named to ENR Texas & Louisiana's 20 Under 40 list, a recognition of the region's top young professionals. Winners of the 2019 ENR Texas & Louisiana Top Young Professionals competition represent all segments of the construction industry. Key selection criteria include industry experience and education, [...]