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The Tenement Museum Receives MASTerworks Award for Best Restoration

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The Tenement Museum has won a 2018 MASterworks Award for Best Restoration from The Municipal Art Society of New York. Located on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, the museum preserves the history of immigration and depicts immigrant life through the lens of families who once resided in this iconic neighborhood.

Click the link to learn more about all the MASterworks awards: https://www.mas.org/awards/masterworks/

UConn Hartford Wins Connecticut Preservation Award

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Kohler Ronan is honored to be the recipient of a Connecticut Preservation Award – Award of Merit by the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation for the rehabilitation of the Hartford Times Building. The façade of the building was restored and integrated into the new UConn Hartford campus which has contributed significantly to the revitalization of downtown Hartford. 

Partners Craig Razza, Steve Lembo, and Rory Ronan were in attendance.

For the full list of award recipients, click here.

Thompson Exhibition Building Wins AIA QUAD 2017 Design Award

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The Mystic Seaport Museum’s Thompson Exhibition Building has been awarded with an AIA QUAD 2017 Design Award.  Specifically, the 21,000 sf facility was recognized with an Honor Award – With Distinction.

The jury praised the museum and provided the following thoughts: “Whimsical and joyful, this project has very strong imagery: the jury admired its resilience and its work with glulam structure to connect with traditional shipbuilding imagery.”

The Annual QUAD (Quality Unites Architectural Design) Conference unites AIA (American Institute of Architects) Chapters from Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. This year’s conference was held in Albany, New York.

To see more photos and learn more about the Mystic Seaport Museum’s Thompson Exhibition Building, click here.

 

 

 

Kohler Ronan Named Among the Top 45 Green Engineering Firms

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We are honored to have been named one of the Top 45 Green Engineering Firms by Building Design + Construction Magazine. Over a dozen of our engineers are designated as Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professionals (LEED AP) by the US Green Building Council, and we are committed to growing our expertise and providing innovative sustainable design solutions across our project portfolio

Kohler Environmental Center Wins 2017 Education Facility Design Award of Excellence

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We are proud to learn that the Kohler Environmental Center at Choate Rosemary Hall has won a 2017 Education Facility Design Award of Excellence from the AIA Committee on Architecture for Education. Completed in 2012 and located in Wallingford, CT, this state-of-the-art environmental center is LEED Platinum Certified, and achieves net-zero energy usage. Congratulations to RAMSA Architects on this distinguished achievement. Click here to view our portfolio page containing project details and project photos.

Learn more about the 2017 Education Facility Design Awards here.

Kohler Ronan Named a Top Engineering Firm by Building Design + Construction Magazine

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Building Design + Construction magazine has released its 2017 Giants 428 Report, and we are proud to announce that Kohler Ronan has been named among the Top 56 Engineering Firms in the country. We are honored to be featured among this list of distinguished and reputable engineering firms and are inspired to continue our commitment to engineering excellence and unsurpassed client service.

Read the complete article in BD+C magazine’s 2017 Giants Report.

Thompson Exhibition Building Receives CREW CT Award

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The Mystic Seaport Museum’s Thompson Exhibition Building was honored with a Blue Ribbon Award in the Best Specialty Project category by CREW CT – The Real Estate Exchange. The award was presented recently at a ceremony held at the Connecticut Science Center in Hartford during which 8 other outstanding CT projects completed in 2016 were recognized. Kohler Ronan designed comprehensive mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection systems in addition to conducting extensive energy modeling for the state-of-the-art facility totaling 21,000 square feet. Congratulations to Centerbrook Architects and Planners for a great collaboration.

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Two Kohler Ronan Engineering Projects Honored with AIANY Merit Awards

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On Monday, March 6, 2017, the Jury of the 2017 AIANY Design Awards named Honor and Merit winners across several categories: Architecture, Interiors, Projects, and Urban Design. There were 35 winning projects in total. Two Kohler Ronan engineering projects were honored with Merit Awards.

The Met Breuer Restoration, New York, NY – 2017 AIANY Interiors Merit Award

Restoration Architect: Beyer Binder Belle
Landscape Architect: Vogt Landscape Architects with Future Green Studio
MEP Consulting Engineer: Kohler Ronan

University of Virginia Rotunda Restoration and Renovation, Charlottesville, VA – 2017 AIANY Architecture Merit Award

Preservation Architect: John G. Waite Associates, Architects
Landscape Architects: Olin
MEP Consulting Engineer: Kohler Ronan

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