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Pennsylvania Municipal Bid Base Amounts 2021

Posted by Bryon Killian on Monday, January 11, 2021

Each year the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry announces new public project cost thresholds required for public bids. The thresholds for 2021 have increased again this year.In 2021, the rates increased 1.4% from 2020 rates. Most government entity projects,... Read More

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Categories: Municipal Infrastructure

Tagged: Potable Water  |  Wastewater  |  Municipal Engineering  |  Budgeting & Funding  |  Project Management  |  Regulations

COVID-19 & HVAC: How to Reduce Your Risks

Posted by Stuart Heisey on Thursday, August 13, 2020

Aerosol spread of COVID-19 has been confirmed by the CDC as a transmission source. There are things that can be done with HVAC systems to reduce risk in occupied spaces. Additionally, every one of these strategies also improves the indoor air quality of your occupied... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Mechanical  |  Health & Safety  |  COVID-19

Building Humidity: Issues, Problems, & Causes

Posted by Stuart Heisey on Friday, July 31, 2020

Why is humidity suddenly such a common problem?Are you a building owner or facility manager that has experienced high levels of relative humidity in your buildings or high volumes of complaints about humidity? You’re not ALONE. Many buildings, and likely most of the... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Mechanical

How to Implement a GIS Program on the Modern Campus - Webinar On Demand

Posted by Katie O'Regan on Wednesday, July 01, 2020

My colleague, Leo Scott, Jr., AICP, and I hosted a webinar to discuss how GIS can help colleges and universities tackle the challenges presented by rapidly evolving campuses and pedagogy. We covered the basics of GIS, possible applications, and how to plan your project to... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: GIS Mapping

Not Just Building Places; Building Leaders

Posted by Lenette Wells on Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Back in February, I earned a Foundations of Coaching Certificate at the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH . Okay… I can hear the question coming… Wait, aren’t you an architect?Yes, I am an architect.... Read More

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Categories: Entech, Engineering, & Beyond