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20 Things You Didn't Know About Conor Clark

September 19, 2017 | Building Envelope

We are bringing you another Q&A session - this time with Conor Clark, a Senior Inspector within Vidaris' Existing Buildings team.

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Materials Health Track

Catherine Bobenhausen, CIH, CSP, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Industrial Hygienist at Vidaris, Inc., will be speaking at Living Future 2017 in Seattle, Washington on May 19th.  Known as the leading event for regenerative design, Catherine will be joining Susan Kaplan of HLW, Lisa Britton of Industrial Louvers and Joel Todd of HPDC in a session that discusses the hot topic of material health.  The below interview was crafted for/by Living Future 2017, and can be viewed here.

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles: LEED O&M Transit Pilot Rating System

Vidaris knows planes, trains and automobiles – from airport terminals, bus depots, major subway stations and maintenance facilities - we’ve helped our clients overcome some pretty big challenges.  That’s why we’re super excited about the USGBC’s announcement of the LEED O&M – Transit pilot rating system. 

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5 Things You Need to Know about FISP

February 16, 2017 | Building Envelope

 

1. What is FISP? 

FISP, previously named Local Law 11/98, stands for Facade Inspection Safety Program.

It requires all buildings over 6 stories tall to undergo a periodic inspection where a licensed professional engineer or registered architect looks at ALL exterior walls and appurtenances (appurtenances include, but are not limited to, exterior fixtures, flagpoles, signs, parapets, railings, copings, guard rails, window frames [including hardware and lights], balcony enclosures, window guards, window air conditioners, flower boxes and any equipment attached to or protruding from the façade.)

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Exterior Wall Construction Typology

January 30, 2017 | Building Envelope

INFOGRAPHIC: 5 Exterior Facade Types 

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2016: 12 Major Moments

As we close out the year we decided to take a moment and reflect on some of the major moments in Commerical Real Estate and the A/E/C industry. 

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20 Things You Didn't Know About Marissa Vaish

December 05, 2016

Continuing on with our blog series getting to know the people in Vidaris we looked to a Vidaris employee who spans both our technical side and the business development: Proposal, Estimating and Planning Manager Marissa Vaish

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You Are Never Going to Believe These Before and After's of NYC Buildings

November 30, 2016 | Building Envelope

Check out these 5 Before & After restoration projects our team has provided services for, including restoration, historic preservation, overclad and reclad consulting. 

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Project Update: 3 World Trade Center

October 06, 2016

We previously updated you on the concrete core topping out on June 23rd, but today, Oct. 6th, the second topping out occurred - the final steel beam was raised to the top at 1,079 ft. 

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