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Mahan Rykiel Adds Staff

BALTIMORE—-Mahan Rykiel Associates, Inc. (MRA), a Baltimore-based landscape architecture, urban design and planning firm, announced that Justin Park, Michael Humes, Megan Griffith have joined their staff and Chunxiao Wang, Wilson Lee and Alexandria Odom are interning for the summer.  New Hires: Landscape Designer, Justin Park, joined the MRA staff in April, and his personal interest in landscape architecture centers on sustainability and originates from his background in environmental science. The confluence of art, science and the outdoors continually drives his … Continue reading

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SmithGroupJJR Wins Merit Award

 Chicago, Ill. – SmithGroupJJR was awarded a 2014 Merit Award by the Illinois Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ILASLA) for its Main Street streetscape design in the Village of Lisle, Illinois.   The ILASLA awards program, which each year recognizes outstanding landscape architecture projects in the State of Illinois, was held on April 25, 2014 at the Chicago History Museum. The Main Street streetscape project won the award for demonstrating merit in design and environmental responsibility in … Continue reading

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LATICRETE joins forces with ecoScorecard.com

    (BETHANY, CT) – LATICRETE, a manufacturer of globally proven construction solutions for the building industry, is now part of ecoScorecard™, a database of free web-based, manufacturer specific micro sites that help architects and designers search, evaluate and document environmental impacts of building products and materials against the leading environmental system.  “We decided to partner with ecoScorecard as their system has some features and benefits that our current LEED Project Certification Assistant program could not offer,” said Sean Boyle, … Continue reading

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Green Roof And Wall Directory Released

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Green Roofs for Healthy Cities (GRHC), the non-profit membership-based industry association working to promote the green roof and wall industry in North America has released a brand new resource—The Green Pages: 2014 Green Roof & Wall Industry Directory. As the green roof and wall industry continues to grow, this resource will help architecture and landscape architecture firms find key players in the green roof and wall industry (manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, nurseries, etc.) as well as accredited Green Roof Professionals. It … Continue reading

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P+R Architects Hires David Rogers, FAIA, As Design Principal

Perkowitz + Ruth Architects (P+R), a full-service international architecture firm, is pleased to announce that David Rogers, FAIA has joined the firm as Design Principal and will work closely with project teams to establish design direction for projects, refine design processes, provide mentorship to other designers and represent the firm in design forums.  He is eager to enhance the collaborative spirit and design direction for P+R in the Placemaking Studio – focused on retail, commercial and mixed-use typologies, and firm … Continue reading

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