MEP Engineering News

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

PBA Technology Focus Group Series 2: 3D Scanner for MEP Engineering Design, Can Decrease Site Visits and Improve Coordination

Posted by Kenneth Fitzgerald

Oct 6, 2017 12:08:52 PM


Fitzgerald Examines the Benefits of Utilizing a 3D Scanner

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Topics: MEP Engineering, MEP Coordination, 3D Scanner

CAM Magazine Features PBA

Posted by Camille Thompson

Oct 5, 2017 11:41:22 AM

Country Club of Detroit and Jimmy John's Baseball Field are Highlighted

This month, CAM Magazine, "The Voice of the Construction Industry" and the magazine for the Construction Association of Michigan, released it's annual "Special Issue", which included two noteworthy PBA engineering designed projects.

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, Architectural Lighting Design

Illuminart's Elizabeth Williams Featured as 'Emerging Professional' in LD+A Magazine

Posted by Camille Thompson

Oct 4, 2017 11:38:00 AM


Williams Recalls Mentor Willcock's Critical Advice to 'Always Consider How Design Will Affect the End User'

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Topics: Recent News, Electrical Engineering, Architectural Lighting Design

Leading MEP Engineering Firm, Peter Basso Associates is Hiring

Posted by Camille Thompson

Sep 29, 2017 9:49:16 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, MEP Engineering, New Hires

Illuminart Looks at Changes to Lighting Controls

Posted by Darko Banfic, IES, LC

Sep 26, 2017 10:40:51 AM

Trend of Smart Controls to Continue, with Potential Higher Costs to Owners

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Topics: Recent News, Electrical Engineering, LEED, Architectural Lighting Design, Lighting Controls

Leading MEP Engineering Firm, PBA Readies for Local University Career Fairs

Posted by Camille Thompson

Aug 29, 2017 10:58:10 AM

Looking for an MEP co-op or new career opportunity? Head to our booth at these university career fairs

Peter Basso Associates (PBA), one of Michigan's leading MEP engineering design firms is preparing for participation in upcoming career fairs at Lawrence Technological University (Southfield, MI), Oakland University (Rochester, MI) and University of Detroit Mercy (Detroit, MI).

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, New Hires, Co-Op

Leading MEP Engineering Firm, PBA is Hiring a Temperature Controls Engineer / Designer

Posted by Camille Thompson

Aug 15, 2017 10:24:20 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 a temperature controls engineer / designer at its Troy, MI office.

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, New Hires

S. Awabdeh, PE of PBA, Authors CSE Magazine Article Focused on The Delicate Electrical Engineering Design Process of Replacing an EPSS in Health Care

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jul 25, 2017 12:07:01 PM

The Consulting Specifying Engineer (CSE) Article Looks at Avoiding Loss of Electrical Power During EPSS Replacement

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, Electrical Engineering, EPSS, Health Care

Peter Basso Associates, Leading MEP Engineering Firm, Adds Thirteen To Staff

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jul 12, 2017 10:14:10 AM

Top MEP Engineering Firm Continues to Grow

Peter Basso Associates (PBA), Michigan’s largest MEP engineering organization, is pleased to announce 13 new team members.

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Topics: Recent News, New Hires, MEP Engineering

Leading MEP Engineering Firm, Peter Basso Associates is Hiring

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jul 3, 2017 11:41:41 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, MEP Engineering, New Hires

Architectural Lighting Design Redux from LIGHTFAIR International 2017

Posted by Brienne Willcock, MIES, LC

Jun 28, 2017 3:38:46 PM

Illuminart Provides Insight on the Future of Lighting

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Topics: Recent News, Architectural Lighting Design, LED Lighting, LIGHTFAIR International

Illuminart Provides Architectural Lighting Design Solutions for Detroit Press Room Café and Market

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jun 20, 2017 12:23:43 PM

Architectural Lighting Solutions Add Pop to New Café

Illuminart, a division of Peter Basso Associates, provided lighting design for the Press Room Café and Market, located inside the former Detroit News building on West Lafayette Boulevard in Detroit, MI.

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Topics: Recent News, Architectural Lighting Design, LED Lighting

Illuminart Receives IES 2017 Award of Merit, for Architectural Lighting Design of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jun 19, 2017 11:37:43 AM

Adjustable LED Downlights Add Flexibility and Warmth

Illuminart, a division of Peter Basso Associates, was recently honored with a 2017 Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Award of Merit for the lighting design of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church in Beverly Hills, MI. 

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, Architectural Lighting Design, Award, IES

WMU Western Heights Residence Halls Achieve LEED Gold For Green Design Features

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jun 12, 2017 5:54:24 PM

PBA Provided MEP Engineering and Architectural Lighting Design for First "Pod Style" Residence Halls in Michigan

Peter Basso Associates, Michigan’s largest MEP consulting-only organization, provided MEP engineering design and architectural lighting design services for the $48 million Western Michigan University's Western Heights housing complex in Kalamazoo, MI, that recently achieved LEED Gold by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Topics: MEP, LEED, Green Design, Higher Ed, Housing, Architectural Lighting Design

Retrofit Magazine Highlights Adaptive Reuse of DTE Navitas House; PBA Provided MEP Engineering & Architectural Lighting Design

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 25, 2017 3:00:13 PM

DTE Navitas Features Unique MEP System Design and Contemporary Lighting

MEP design and architectural lighting design, provided by Peter Basso Associates, were among the highlights of the modern transformation of Detroit's historic Salvation Army Building, featured in this month's issue of Retrofit magazine.

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, Architectural Lighting Design, DTE Energy, Adaptive Reuse

Leading MEP Engineering Firm, Peter Basso Associates, Hiring IT Support Specialist

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 11, 2017 9:35:44 AM

Are you an IT Support Specialist looking to make a change in the right direction? Then you've come to the right place.

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

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, New Hires, IT

PBA Senior Associate, Andrew Luzenski, PE, LEED AP to Present May 9 at Energy Efficiency Conference & Exhibit, Novi, MI

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 5, 2017 2:25:11 PM

Senior Associate and member of PBA's Commissioning and Retro-Commissioning Services Group, Andrew Luzenski, PE, LEED AP will be presenting on the subject of Energy Savings Through Retro-Commissioning next Tuesday, May 9 at the Energy Efficiency Conference & Exhibit in the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, MI.

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Topics: ESD, Energy Efficiency Conference, Retro-commissioning, DTE Energy

PBA K-12 Group Leader, Bob Roop, CPD, LEED AP to Present May 3, 2017 at MSBO's 79th Annual Conference & Exhibit Show

Posted by Camille Thompson

May 1, 2017 1:16:44 PM

Bob Roop, CPD, LEED AP, PBA's K-12 group leader, will be presenting on the subject of facilities, planning, design and construction along with Bill Chatfield, of Walled Lake Consolidated Schools, and Eduardo Blanc, AIA, IA and Nandita Mishra, LEED AP of TMP Architecture, Inc. The presentation will be on May 3 at MSBO's 79th Annual Conference & Exhibit Show at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel and DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, MI.

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Topics: MSBO CONFERENCE, K-12

MEP Engineering Design Firm, PBA Hires Bahjat, Shah, Jewell, Khayat and DiCicco; Geil Joins Illuminart

Posted by Camille Thompson

Mar 23, 2017 10:19:47 AM

Peter Basso Associates (PBA), is pleased to announce five new hires and a new addition to Illuminart, a division of PBA.

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Topics: Recent News, New Hires