4 considerations for increasing biodiversity in construction projects
As climate change is linked with biodiversity depletion, fostering biodiverse landscapes during construction can create benefits beyond the immediate surroundings of the project.
Burns & McDonnell | May 1, 2023
Utilizing computer vision, AI technology for visual jobsite tasks
Burns & McDonnell breaks down three ways computer vision can effectively assist workers on the job site, from project progress to safety measures.
Burns & McDonnell | Mar 20, 2023
Battery energy storage market predictions are trickier than ever
Burns & McDonnell breaks down the state of battery energy storage today, from pricing concerns to alternative solutions.
Burns & McDonnell | Dec 12, 2022
Supplementing workplace connections through digital knowledge networks
Zachary Wassenberg of Burns & McDonnell breaks down three applications for digital knowledge networks: training, libraries, and instructions.
Burns & McDonnell | Jun 14, 2022
Thinking beyond the stadium: the future of district development
Traditional sports and entertainment venues are fading as teams and entertainment entities strive to move toward more diversified entertainment districts.
Burns & McDonnell | Jan 4, 2021
Optimizing construction projects with value engineering
When value engineering is referenced in our industry, our minds may immediately go to a process that reduces project cost by slashing scope or decreasing the quality of materials used. However, that is not necessarily what the definition should be.
Burns & McDonnell | Oct 14, 2020
Altering facilities for a post-COVID-19 world
There are several possibilities when it comes to reconfiguring or adjusting a space to maintain the health and safety of workers, from reorganizing spaces to enable social distancing measures to full teardown and reconstruction of a plant.
Burns & McDonnell | Jun 23, 2020
A look back at design standard shifts: ADA vs. COVID-19
The short story is official design guidelines are slow to be developed and made into law.
Burns & McDonnell | Apr 8, 2020
Navigate supply chain and manufacturing challenges during disruption
First, most important and most complex: Create an extensive safety plan for your facilities and job sites that protects both the personnel onsite and the end users of your product.
Burns & McDonnell | Jan 7, 2020
Tariff whiplash for bifacial solar modules
Bifacial solar systems offer many advantages over traditional systems.