The AIA 2030 Commitment: My Favorite Things

July 20, 2014

“What are you reading these days?” is a tough question.

To be honest, most of what I read now is in the social media stream. Although I still drop everything for a new print copy of The New Yorker (thanks, Katie!) and do plow through an actual book now and then (just finished The Metropolitan Revolution by Bruce Katz and Jennifer Bradley, just started On Some Faraway Beach: The Life and Times of Brian Eno[Read More]

49ers celebrate opening of their new stadium and flagship retail store

July 17, 2014

Principal Joe Nevin attended the Gala Opening of Levi’s Stadium, the new home of the San Francisco 49ers, with Cambridge Seven Associates. Inside the stadium is the Flagship Store and Stadium Retail for the 49ers, a collaborative project with Bergmeyer at C7A.

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Hampshire Dining Commons at UMass Amherst awarded with LEED Gold and Edwin F. Guth Memorial Award for Interior Lighting

July 15, 2014
UMass Amherst Hampshire dining  hall,  Bergmeyer arch.

Recently ranked among the top three universities for campus food, UMass Amherst is committed to delivering healthy and sustainable dining options. Now, the recently renovated Hampshire Dining Commons on campus can boast its own sustainable accolades after achieving LEED Gold certification.

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Bergmeyer’s 2014 Sustainability Action Plan Now Available

July 13, 2014
SustainabilityReport

Developed as part of our participation in the AIA 2030 Commitment, the 2014 Sustainability Action Plan details our current actions and our future goals for further incorporating sustainability into all areas of our operations and our design practice.

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Bergmeyer noted for leadership in sustainability by SPI

July 11, 2014

Architects have not begun issuing sustainability reporting nearly as decisively as they have adopted CAD or BIM transition, but Barbra Batshalom is working to speed the transition. As founder of the Boston-based Sustainable Performance Institute, Batshalom teaches design firms and real estate owners to institutionalize sustainability. In her interview with Green Source, she noted Bergmeyer as having an “effective approach to systemic sustainability.”

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