Day: July 15, 2019

Structural Considerations for Commercial Solar Panel Installation

EVstudio was recently hired to consult on the installation of solar photovoltaic (PV) panels on the Knights of Columbus Building in Thornton, Colorado. Many businesses are considering the addition of solar panels to their buildings not only to help offset their energy costs, but because of the current tax incentives make installing panels more affordable …

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Simple Ways to Engage and Inspire Kids

Teaching children about any career path is always beneficial, but architects and engineers have a definite advantage over other careers in engaging children’s imaginations.  There are countless activities individuals or firms can organize that will teach kids about their field and inspire them to be more imaginative in their own lives.  Here are just a …

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PlanGrid – Saving Time and Paper Cuts

    PlanGrid is a construction software and application that allows all users to access, update, and modify building plans in real time. This ability not only saves time, but also works towards eliminating miscommunication between architects, engineers, and contractors. Below is a list of some of the capabilities of the app along with first-hand accounts …

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