Solarium at Divots in Norfolk

About an hour or so West of Omaha Nebraska you'll find the town of Norfolk, population 25,000.  This quiet community boasts a surprisingly festive destination: Divots "D'events" Center at the Norfolk Lodge & Suites. The Divots center hosts conferences, weddings and small conventions in the 30,000 sq ft facility.  The connected lodge provides accommodations for…

unit skylight for natural light

The New Hampshire Army National Guard Regional Training Institute in Pembroke may be new, but the plans were in the works for a long time before the facility was started.  The two buildings total almost 100k sq feet of barracks and training space for troops, much needed since the 2001 ramp up of the military.…

School Greenhouse

Valley Center is a small suburb located adjacent to the North side of Wichita KS.  Located in Sedgwick County, USD 262 serves just under 3000 students from North Wichita, Kechi, and Park City and Valley Center.  The new high school has room for 1200 students and features a 1000 seat auditorium and 2200 seat top…

Green building certification

Every new building project brings a fresh opportunity to provide the best atmosphere for the occupants and sustainability to benefit the environment.  With FITWEL, WELL building standards and LEED, there is no shortage of certification programs.  Which one is best for your green building project, or should you go for all three? Green Building Certification…

Saddle skylight at Heritage Elementary

Heritage Elementary is a new school in Tahlequah OK serving 500 students from pre-kindergarten to 4th grade.  The school was designed to honor the native American's history.  A dynamic glass entry element honors Tahlequah’s Cherokee Indian history with an abstract Cherokee sacred fire, a symbol of the culture’s unity and strength. Along the curved spine of…

Skylight courtyard cover

Before it became the health giant it is today, Sanford Health was merely the Sioux Falls Hospital.  In 1894, the hospital became the main provider of health in the Dakotas.   St. Lukes Hospital was founded in 1908 in Fargo.  These two hospitals grew in the region over the next 80 years and became the…