Rice Participates in USGBC Building Tech Forum

May 2, 2016

SMMA Project Architect Matthew Rice, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, recently participated in the U.S. Green Building Council’s Building Tech Forum, hosted by Greentown Labs in Somerville. Drawing more than 200 design, construction, and real estate professionals from Greater Boston and beyond, the Forum examined the impact of design technology on future sustainable building efforts in the Commonwealth, as well as the relationship between innovation and real estate trends.

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Brian Black Joins Architecture Practice

April 26, 2016

SMMA is pleased to welcome Brian Black, AIA, LEED AP, to its Architecture Practice. While Mr. Black’s background spans a wide range of project and client types—from cultural institutions and government facilities, to laboratories and retail spaces—his immediate responsibilities with SMMA will chiefly fall in the realms of higher education and K-12.

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Farrell Among Design Competition Finalists

February 23, 2016

SMMA design technology dream-teamer and MIT School of Architecture and Planning master’s candidate Jamie Farrell has been selected as one of nine finalists in Flux’s 2015-16 Emerging Architects Design Competition. His submission, “Live Google Earth,” is a Revit-Flux-Rhino-Google Earth workflow prototype that will allow stakeholders—designers, policymakers, planners—to examine future built environments by observing design development in real time.

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NMRHS Celebrates Topping-Off

February 11, 2016

Young adults in the communities of Ashby, Pepperell, and Townsend are now one step closer to occupying the modern high school they deserve. SMMA-designed North Middlesex Regional High School celebrated its topping-off ceremony on Thursday, a milestone marking the structural completion of the new 181,000-square-foot facility.

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