Energy prices and technologies have changed – your building systems should too.
Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) is excited to announce the expansion of our Building Enclosure Design and Consulting Services with the addition of four enclosure experts formerly of James R. Gainfort, AIA Consulting Architects (JRGAIA). JRGAIA provides enclosure consulting services to some of the most architecturally significant buildings in the country, including New York City’s Guggenheim Museum, The Clark in Williamstown, MA, and currently, The Culture Shed in Hudson Yards.
195 Broadway, an historic Manhattan site owned by L&L Holdings, was named a recipient of the 2017 Excelsior Award and the 2017 NYCxDESIGN Award by The American Institute of Architects New York State (AIANYS) and Interior Design Magazine. Steven Winter Associates provided accessibility consulting to the project's Design Architect, Gabellini Sheppard.
Arguably, selecting insulation is one of the most important decisions when designing a building assembly because of the many benefits these products provide in terms of service life, building durability, and energy efficiency. This presentation explores the characteristics, advantages, and cautions of the primary insulation for residential building assemblies (walls, roofs, and foundations), and then considers the installation methodologies that will optimize the building’s energy efficiency. Come hear an unbiased view on insulation.
This event features a pro tour of an international award-winning home designed to serve as a teaching tool for sustainable building while seamlessly blending into the historic neighborhood that surrounds it. Steven Winter Associates provided Sustainability Consulting, Green Building Certification, and Third Party Verification and Testing to this project. Registration for this event includes lunch, the Pro Tour, and NESEA's Annual Meeting. CEUs also available.