Media tagged with "Engineering"

Oct
15

Patient Priorities: Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

Tags: Health Care, Engineering, Awards

Article | Building Design + Construction

Building Design + Construction recently highlighted the completion of the 390,000-square-foot Cleveland Clinic Taussig Center, for which Southland Industries provided design-assist services.

When design-assist contractors for mechanical, electrical, and fire protection were selected, they immediately began working with the design team to evaluate the early MEPFP models for cost and constructability. The final construction cost resulted in an overall savings to the owner of $21 million, $17 million of which was directly attributed to the collaborative efforts of the design and construction team. 

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May
01

Southland Phoenix Open House

Tags: Engineering, Arizona

1500 North Priest Drive, Suite 114
Tempe, AZ 85281

Southland Phoenix hosts its much-anticipated open house on Wednesday, May 9th. In addition to offering attendees an insider’s look at one of the nation’s top design-build firms, the event will showcase Southland’s VR solution, constructed in partnership with industry leader AutoDesk, which helps build and visualize the job site in virtual reality, and allows designers and engineers to make construction safer and more efficient.

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Apr
04

Central Plant Design: Three Factors to Consider

Tags: Engineering, Central Plant, IT

Article | HPAC Engineering

When it comes to designing a central plant, there are many factors to consider. Not only does the plant need to operate efficiently, but the equipment arrangement needs to be considered from both an initial construction and a future maintenance perspective.

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Mar
13

Facebook building $2.5B Atlanta-area data center

Tags: Data Center, Engineering

Article | Construction Dive
Water plays a critical role in data center cooling solutions, especially when energy efficiency is a priority, according to Southland Engineering’s Mike Kilkeary.

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Jan
18

ENR Southwest’s 2018 Top Young Professionals

Tags: Forward Thinking, Thought Leadership, Engineering, Southwest

Article | ENR

Southland Industries’ Corey Wallace was recently named as one of Top Young Professionals for ENR Southwest. Wallace serves as a fire protection engineer for all of Southland’s divisions throughout the US. He oversees a group of engineers and designers, providing strategic and operational direction to his company and clients.

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Jan
18

ENR Southwest’s 2018 Top Young Professionals

Tags: Forward Thinking, Thought Leadership, Engineering, Southwest

Article | ENR

Southland Industries’ Corey Wallace was recently named as one of Top Young Professionals for ENR Southwest. Wallace serves as a fire protection engineer for all of Southland’s divisions throughout the US. He oversees a group of engineers and designers, providing strategic and operational direction to his company and clients.

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Jul
26

The Agonies of Building Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Tags: Stadium, Atlanta, Engineering

Article | ENR

Though the essence of the original design remains, some details have changed for the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Southland Industries’ Chris Skoug explain how one early on redesign saved 500-tons of ductwork and $8 million in labor and material costs for the two million square foot stadium.

 
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Mar
05

Engineering Change

Tags: Engineering

Article | In Business Magazine
Southland Engineering launched recently from its parent Southland Industries, one of the nation’s largest MEP (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) building systems experts, with a vision to bring an integrated approach to a discipline that traditionally operates in siloes.

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Nov
04

Clash Detection: Steps on How to Streamline the BIM Clash Resolution Process

Tags: BIM, Engineering

Article | Plumbing Engineer  (October 2016)
Autodesk Navisworks (formerly known as JetStream has become the most commonly used clash detection software in today’s U.S. construction and design-build industry.

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Sep
02

Union Village: Applying BIM/3-D Integrated Workflow

Tags: BIM, Healthcare, Engineering

Article | Healthcare Design Magazine  (August 2016)
One challenge the UHS Henderson Hospital team encountered at the outset of the project, an in-progress building that’s part of the Union Village health village in Henderson, Nevada, was how to allocate optimal time for design in order to meet the customer’s vision, without compromising the scheduled time allotted for the field to complete construction.

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