Category: Architecture

Engineering/Architecture: What’s New in 2019

By Sue Leith, PG, CPSM It’s the start of the new year, and a yearly resolution for any organization is to stay on top of the trends and innovations that will drive its industry. The architecture/engineering industry is no different. As innovations change how people live, travel, and shop, the infrastructure they interact with has… Read More »

Making a Difference, One Solution at a Time

Design professionals come in many forms. They design, engineer, landscape, survey, map, inspect, and build the infrastructure that surrounds and serves us. But they share one common characteristic: The work they do improves lives. For nearly 60 years, the professionals at Ayres Associates have been working to make your world – and the world of… Read More »

1-2-3 Ecology: Design That Ignores Science Doomed to Fail

By Jacob Blue, PLA How we approach design can be just as important as what we design. How nature functions at your project site can have positive or negative consequences on the long-term outcomes of that project. Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin provides a good example of what can happen when form supersedes function. There is… Read More »