SmithGroup's Brian Rener shares a few ways to integrate data centers in mixed-use sites, utilizing waste heat to optimize the energy demands of the buildings.
SmithGroup | Aug 3, 2022
While the shortage of rural health care practitioners was a concern before the COVID-19 pandemic, the public health crisis has highlighted the importance of health equity in the United States and the desperate need for practitioners help meet the needs of patients in vulnerable rural communities.
SmithGroup | May 17, 2021
The current COVID-19 pandemic highlights the concern that we will see more emergency events in the coming years.
SmithGroup | Jan 25, 2021
All the students we interviewed were glad that they returned to campus in one form or another.
SmithGroup | Jul 21, 2020
The cost of maintaining high quality of care and high quality of life for senior living communities has increased up to 73% for senior living communities that remain free of COVID-19 and up to 103% for COVID-19 positive senior living communities.
SmithGroup | May 5, 2020
We can use this moment as a test-case to build greater flexibility into how we pursue, win and deliver capital projects, better preparing the industry to meet the next disruption.
SmithGroup | Apr 7, 2020
Indoor relative humidity is a function of seasonal climate and building HVAC. The range of 40% to 60% RH may reduce contagion and help those who are infected.
SmithGroup | Feb 21, 2020
Access to health and wellness services is a vital part of any conversation about community resilience.
SmithGroup | Jan 14, 2020
In order to get a broad perspective on what our future might look like, we recognized that there was no better resource to tap than our team of 1,300 design professionals whose expertise stretches across a wide breadth of disciplines.
SmithGroup | Sep 11, 2019
One way universities are helping students broaden their in-person social networks is by encouraging connections between the campus, outside researchers and the surrounding community.