News

Mar
30

US General Services Administration Awards Southland Service GSA Status

Dulles, VA (2015)
Southland Service, a division of Southland Industries, recently announced that it has been awarded GSA status by the US General Services Administration (GSA). The GSA Schedule 03FAC contract award will allow Southland Service to establish long-term partnerships with federal, state and local government agencies in order to provide facility maintenance and management solutions.

Mar
18

Southland Industries Awarded Federal Bureau of Investigation Building 7

Dulles, VA (2015)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, was recently awarded the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Building 7 Washington Dorm Renovation in Quantico, Virginia. In addition to Southland, the design-build project team includes Trans Systems Architects and Mortenson Construction.

Mar
02

Utility Program Helps Fund Retrocommissioning, Upgrades at Santiago Canyon College

Article | Facilities Net (March 2015)
The concept of retrocommissioning is not new, but new emphasis and investments in energy efficiency are giving the process greater interest and adoption. One example brings this renewed attention into focus. In 2013, Southern California Edison and Southern California Gas  funded a retrocommissioning engineering study to identify energy inefficiencies and related issues with mechanical system operation at the Science Building of Santiago Canyon College near Los Angeles.

Feb
24

Southland Industries Awarded Valley Health System Henderson Hospital

Las Vegas, NV (2015)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, was recently awarded the Valley Health System Henderson Hospital in Henderson, Nevada. In addition to Southland, the integrated design-build project team working for owner Universal Health Systems includes HMC Architects, Turner and SR Construction, Berg Electric, and Amfab Steel.

Feb
23

Southland Industries Expands Electrical Capabilities with New Associate Principal Engineer

Dulles, VA (2015)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts, recently expanded its electrical capabilities with the hiring of Associate Principal Engineer Michael Starego. As a company specializing engineering, construction, service, controls, and energy solutions, the addition of Mr. Starego bolsters Southland’s design-only offerings as well as design-build work.

Feb
20

Southland Industries Celebrates Delta Controls as 2014 Building Automation System of the Year

Dulles, VA (2015)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts, has been a dedicated Delta Controls partner for almost ten years and is proud to celebrate the company’s recent win as 2014 Building Automation System of the Year. Delta Controls was announced as the recipient of this award at the ControlTrends Awards in Chicago, Illinois last month. The event gathered numerous controls professionals and honored the best of the best within the HVAC and Building Automation industry.

Feb
20

Southland Industries Names Richard Holzer Managing Principal Engineer of Southern California Division

Garden Grove, CA (2015)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy solutions, recently welcomed Richard Holzer as the managing principal engineer of the company’s Southern California Division.

Feb
16

ENR California's Top 20 Under 40

Article | ENR California (February 2015)
After earning his master's degree in architectural engineering from Pennsylvania State University, Christopher Taylor worked on numerous design-build government and health care projects for Southland Industries' mid-Atlantic division.

Feb
11

Southland Industries Awarded the University of Virginia’s Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building Renovation

Dulles, VA (2015)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, was recently awarded the University of Virginia’s Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building Renovation in Charlottesville, Virginia. In addition to Southland, the design-assist project team includes Perkins+Will, Whiting-Turner Contracting Company, Integral Group, and WFT Engineering.

Feb
09

BIM for Safety

Article | Building Design + Construction (February 2015)
In early 2008, as a storm approached northern Michigan, a 19-year-old construction worker raced to the rooftop of a multifamily building to clear the area of construction debris. Unaware that a metal roof curb—which was not secured or labeled—was covering a make-up air shaft, the worker tried to move the curb onto a stack of plywood. He fell through the roof opening 69 feet to his death.

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