MEP Engineering News

Detroit Foundation Hotel (DFH), with Lighting Design by Illuminart, Wins IES 'Illumination Award of Merit,' Marking its 8th Award

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 29, 2018 12:00:00 PM

 

DFH Recently Voted one of the 'Best New Hotels in the World,' by Condé Nast Traveler Magazine

The Detroit Foundation Hotel, with architectural lighting design provided by Illuminart, has been awarded an IES Illumination Award of Merit. This month, DFH was also named by Condé Nast Traveler Magazine editors one of 2018's, 'Best New Hotels in the World.'

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Topics: Historic, Award, Architectural Lighting Design, LED Lighting, Hospitality

Seven Summer Term Co-Ops Join PBA, A Nationally Recognized MEP Engineering Design Firm

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 4, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Co-Ops to Experience Hands-On, Professional MEP Design Engineering  Experience

Peter Basso Associates (PBA), Michigan’s largest MEP engineering organization, is pleased to announce seven summer term co-ops.

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Topics: Recent News, K-12, Office, MEP, University, ASHRAE, Higher Ed, New Hires, Healthcare, Co-Op, MEP Engineering

Leading MEP Engineering Firm, Peter Basso Associates is Hiring

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 1, 2018 9:23:53 AM

Looking for a career change? Then you've come to the right place.

Peter Basso Associates (PBA), one of Michigan's leading MEP engineering design firms is hiring at its Troy, MI office.

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Topics: Recent News, New Hires, MEP Engineering

University of Michigan ASCP Project, with MEP Engineering and Lighting Design by PBA, Recognized with Pyramid Award from the Washtenaw Contractors Association (WCA)

Posted by Camille Thompson

Apr 24, 2018 10:01:49 AM

Two Additional PBA Projects Nominated

The University of Michigan's Athletics South Competition and Performance project, with MEP engineering design and architectural lighting design by Peter Basso Associates, has won a Pyramid Award from the Washtenaw Contractors Association (WCA) for Best Project Team for Projects Over $25 Million. Additional PBA project nominees included The University of Michigan Medical Science Building 2 Clinical Simulation Suite and Michigan State University's Federal Credit Union Headquarters 2 (PBA provided commissioning services).

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Topics: Recent News, Commissioning, MEP, University, Award, ASHRAE, Higher Ed, Healthcare, Architectural Lighting Design, Athletic Facilities, MEP Engineering, LED Lighting

PBA is Providing MEP Engineering Design Services for Western Michigan University's Aviation Education Center Addition and Renovation Project

Posted by Camille Thompson

Apr 13, 2018 3:30:00 PM

Project will Accommodate Space for Growing Aviation Career Field and will Meet Modern Energy Efficiency Goals

Peter Basso Associates is currently providing MEP design engineering services for the planned addition and renovation of the WMU Aviation Center. The $20-million project will include the complete renovation of and 67,000 sf addition to the College's Aviation Education Center, which was originally constructed in the 90’s and is therefore in need of renovation in order to meet the modern-day demands of energy efficiency. The facility is located on WMU’s W.K. Kellogg Airport campus in Battle Creek, Michigan. $15-million of the project’s funding will be provided by the State and $5-million by the University and private donors.

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Topics: Recent News, LEED, MEP, University, MEP Engineering, Consumers Energy, Aviation

ASH NYC's Siren Hotel, with MEP Design by PBA and Exterior Lighting Design by Illuminart, Featured in Dezeen Magazine

Posted by Camille Thompson

Apr 6, 2018 4:30:00 PM

Renovation to Historic Wurlitzer Building Brings Contemporary Design to Detroit

Dezeen Magazine, a leading online architecture and design magazine based in London, England recently published a feature article on the design features of the new Siren Hotel, which encompasses Detroit's historic 1926 Wurlitzer Building. 

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Topics: Recent News, Historic, Architectural Lighting Design, MEP Engineering, Adaptive Reuse, Hospitality, Hotel, Retail, Restaurant

March Issue of CAM Magazine Features Promotions of B. Edgerton, CPD and N. Mielke of PBA, Michigan's Largest MEP Engineering Firm

Posted by Camille Thompson

Mar 26, 2018 1:51:59 PM

Edgerton Promoted to Principal and Mielke Promoted to Associate

Two Peter Basso Associates promotions - Bill Edgerton, CPD to Principal and Nate Mielke to Associate were recently featured in CAM Magazine, "The Voice of the Construction Industry" and the magazine for the Construction Association of Michigan.

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering

Detroit Foundation Hotel (DFH), with Lighting Design by Illuminart, Featured in Illumni Magazine

Posted by Camille Thompson

Feb 13, 2018 10:16:14 AM

DFH Voted '2017 Best Upscale Hotel' by Boutique Design Magazine

The Detroit Foundation Hotel, with architectural lighting design provided by Illuminart, was recently featured in the online lighting design magazine, illumni, an internationally-recognized online lighting design magazine, which highlights creative lighting design from around the world.

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Topics: Historic, Award, Architectural Lighting Design, LED Lighting, Hospitality

Michigan's Largest MEP-Only Consulting Firm Hires Five

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jan 30, 2018 1:02:11 PM

PBA Hires B. Underwood, Q. Thomas, J. Hatsios, Z. Bussey and J. Maguire

Peter Basso Associates (PBA), one of Michigan's leading MEP engineering design firms recently announced the hiring of five new staff members.

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Topics: Recent News, New Hires, MEP Engineering

CAM Magazine Features Article by Architectural Lighting Designer Darko Banfic, IES, LC of Illuminart

Posted by Camille Thompson

Nov 7, 2017 1:13:39 PM

Banfic, IES, LC Discusses Why Lighting Should Be Memorable

The current issue of CAM Magazine features an article titled, "The Importance of Good Lighting Design," by Illuminart architectural lighting designer, Darko Banfic, IES, LC. In it, Banfic explores the often subjective definitions of 'good lighting design' using various projects and scenarios where quality lighting can have a psychological impact on a person.

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Topics: Recent News, Electrical Engineering, Architectural Lighting Design