Article | College Planning and Management
Taking a life-cycle-focused approach to planning and prioritizing deferred maintenance needs, including those for equipment, can have a tremendous impact, according to Spencer Morgenthau, director of business development for Southland Energy.
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.
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana
Southland Industries is proud to participate in the Design-Build Institute of America’s (DBIA) 2018 Design-Build Conference & Expo, an event that unites the nation’s top design-build experts to discuss industry trends and share real-world examples of Design-Build Done Right™. This year, the DBIA celebrates its 25th anniversary.
Garden Grove, CA
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has awarded a contract to Southland Industries for a key role in the development of a consolidated rent-a-car facility (CONRAC) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Article | AZ Big Media
AZ Big Media recently named Southland Industries as one of the 14 coolest offices in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Designed with form and function in mind as well as creating an environment that people want to be in, the coolest offices will grab your attention and keep it until the workday ends, explains author Steve Burks.
Garden Grove, CA
Southern California-based Southland Industries recently hosted its 15th annual golf tournament in support of the American Cancer Society (ACS) and the Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) Children’s Foundation.
Southland Industries is participating in the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) Great Futures Forum, an event that gives future leaders of our industry the opportunity to take a closer look into the field of mechanical contracting and the world they can join.
On Friday, September 28, Southland will host a Young Professionals Panel Discussion as well as a walking tour of its new Garden Grove, California headquarters to let future leaders experience firsthand what it would feel like to be in an office, experience the work culture and observe cutting-edge technology in the fabrication facility.
Article | Microgrid Knowledge
California’s recent passage of microgrid legislation is a good indicator that other states will soon follow suit, but challenges lie ahead in standardizing the connection between a microgrid and the larger grid, explains Southland Energy’s Ken Robinson.
California State University
Southland Industries is a platinum sponsor of the California State University (CSU) Facilities Management Conference, the gathering spot for university facilities professionals to sharpen skills, network with peers and industry representatives, and showcase best practices as innovative, proven means of collaborative excellence in a complex environment. This year’s conference theme is “Building Collaborative Communities: Navigating Challenges, Charting Innovations.”