Designing and Engineering for Climate Change

Green Building One of the leading industry concerns for engineering and architecture firms is the problem of climate change. As water levels continue to rise, and as the weight of existing infrastructure bears down on already sinking land, engineers are looking for design solutions that can mitigate past inefficiencies and work towards withstanding and reducing …

A Guide to LEED Certifications

LEED, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a credit-based, green building certification program that indicates how environmentally conscious and conservative a building is. Established by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) in the early 1990s, LEED had since undergone several drastic upgrades, the newest version being the LEED v4 rating system. At minimum, a building needs only …

Earth Day 2018

April 22nd, 1970: Millions of concerned citizens rally in the streets to protest over a century’s worth of industrial development, which had caused a drastic rise in air pollution and massive decline in biodiversity. Ecological awareness mounts across the United States, urging President Nixon to make a change. July 1970: President Nixon and the U.S. Congress create the …

Designing and Engineering for Climate Change

Green Building One of the leading industry concerns for engineering and architectural firms is the problem of climate change. As water levels continue to rise, and as the weight of existing infrastructures bears down on already sinking land, engineers are looking for design solutions that can mitigate past inefficiencies and work towards withstanding and reducing climate …

Road Cleanup 2017

Twice a year, the KC Circleville office comes together to perform roadside clean-up services along Goshen Turnpike. The cleanup is an important act of service for KC, as we continuously strive to better our surrounding community and promote environmental health. Here are some pictures of our employees from our Spring and Fall 2017 cleanups.