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Skanska Constructs and Renovates Schools in Cincinnati

Skanska has, together with its joint venture partner Megen Construction, signed a contract with the Northwest Local School District to manage its master facility plan, a multi-building construction and renovation project in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. The total…

Nonprofit Engineers Save Students in Nepal

February 5, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Renewal/Retrofit

Dust falls from the cracks in the walls and ceiling as the floor shudders, sending gasps and small screams echoing off the temporary tin roofs. The teacher…

Senator Markey Releases New Report Detailing Asbestos Hazards in Nation’s Schools

December 7, 2015 - in Buildings, Corporate, Renewal/Retrofit

Washington, Dec. 6, 2015—It has been nearly 30 years since passage of the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA), the law that is supposed…

Ohio Firms to Collaborate, Design DoDEA Schools in Japan

DAYTON, Ohio, June 2, 2015—The joint venture of Woolpert and KZF Design has been selected to provide full design and construction services for the replacement of aging schools serving U.S. military families in Japan, and other mission-oriented facilities.…

Geographic Tool Improves School Infrastructure Planning

May 28, 2012 - in Planning

The Western Cape Education Department (WCED) has developed an electronic tool for improving infrastructure planning for education. Education MEC Donald Grant on Friday launched the Geographic Information System (GIS) for Infrastructure Planning. The WCED is…