Media tagged with "Design-Assist"

Aug
03

Southland Industries Awarded DC Water Headquarters Project

Tags: Design-Assist, Fire Protection, Controls, LEED Platinum

Dulles, VA
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, was recently awarded the DC Water Headquarters project in Washington, DC. In addition to Southland, the integrated design-assist project team consists of SmithGroupJJR and Mona Electri

Press Release
Nov
06

COAA Webinar: Design-Assist - The Subcontractor’s Perspective

Tags: Design-Assist, Tradeshow

Southland Industries’ Victor Sanvido will discuss how a design-assist delivery method can be used as a beneficial tool for owners, in order to get early involvement of trade contractors, a streamlined design, and an increase in efficiency. The webinar will serve as an opportunity for owners to hear directly from a leading subcontractor how the design-assist process currently works and can continue to be improved.

For more information or to register, click here.

Event
May
08

Southland Industries Awarded Loma Linda Campus Transformation

Tags: Southern California, Design-Assist, Health Care, LEED Silver

Garden Grove, CA (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 Loma Linda Campus Transformation project in conjunction with joint venture partners Murray Company and Pan Pacific.  In addition to MPS Mechanical Contractors a JV, the design-assist project team working for owner Loma Linda Medical Center includes NBBJ Architects, Arup, McCarthy Building Companies, Berg-Helix Electric and joint venture NGI/Standard.

Press Release
Apr
06

Unified Workflow Building-Project Delivery

Tags: Unified Workflow, Government, Mid-Atlantic, Design-Assist

Article | HPAC Engineering (April 2015)
A properly executed 3-D BIM model adds value to every aspect of a construction project, including improving safety, accelerating the schedule and reducing budget. However, it is not something that can be performed by a consultant alone and then passed off to a contractor to re-model for shop drawing development and installation.

Article
Jan
29

Optimize 3-D BIM Models Using a Unified Workflow

Tags: BIM, Unified Workflow, Design-Assist, Design-Build

Article | Construction Executive (January 2015)
A properly executed 3-D BIM model adds value to every aspect of a construction project, including improving safety, accelerating the schedule and reducing budget. However, it is not something that can be performed by a consultant alone and then passed off to a contractor to re-model for shop drawing development and installation.

Article
Dec
10

Photo Gallery of National Museum of African American History and Culture Project

Tags: Government, Design-Assist

Southland Industries will kick off rough-in activities next spring for the in-progress build of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. In the meantime, members of the Southland team are keeping busy with coordination and inserting/layout of the project. Photos by Shawn Cingle of Southland Industries. See them here.

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