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Courthouse Consolidation

As a growing district facing space shortages and a fragmented court system spread through four different facilities in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, officials hired the TriVenture Team of HDR Architecture, KMW, and Schenkel Shultz to consolidate all of the courtrooms under one roof.

The designers sought to create both a building focused on the needs of the people who will use it and an expression of a new era for important civic activities within its prestigious walls. Despite the challenge of …

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Growth in Green Building Sector Projected to Spur U.S. Economy
As the American trade deficit widens, a Chicago-based marketing firm believes a focus on "green" can help erase red in the U.S. economy.
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Interior Design Program Earns CIDA Accreditation
The Art Institute of Las Vegas recently announced that its Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design program has been awarded accreditation by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, becoming just the second interior design program in Nevada to do so.
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Roppe, ReSource Partner on Recycling Program
Roppe Corporation recently announced its partnership with the ReSource Commercial Flooring Network to support the network's environmental initiative, Ecollect, in conjunction with Roppe's IMPACT rubber recycling program.
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Mancini•Duffy Garners Multiple Design Awards
The A&D firm recently announced new design awards from prestigious organizations for its work on the Council on Foreign Relations and the Fortune Global 500 Investment Center.
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August 31, 2010

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