Syska Hennessy – Summer 2019

Contents

A few words from Gary and Cyrus

It’s hard to believe we are halfway through 2019! It feels like yesterday that we were celebrating our 90th anniversary, but time moves, and quickly at that.

Examining WELL

Q&A with Syska’s Xun Jia, Performance Testing Agent.

Vision 2025

What will Syska be like in six years? We have a pretty good idea because we’ve been defining and refining our “Vision 2025” for several years.

Palomar Community College

The Living Building Challenge

Increasing Sustainability and Reducing Energy Use in Data Centers

LEED in Data Centers, Part II: Modeling

Employee Corner

Tom Hart: Engineer by Day, Firefighter by Night

Grid Coordination

A new goal for zero net energy projects

Tim Krawetz on Technology in Healthcare

Tim Krawetz, senior principal and Syska’s healthcare practice area leader, has much to say on the topic of technology in healthcare.

A Scientific Approach to Sustainability

UC Santa Barbara’s Center for Bioengineering

Syska Snippets

News Highlights of Recent Months

SHAPE Video

Diversity and Inclusion is important to us here at Syska and we are proud to present our video as presented by our SHAPE (Syska Hennessy Advocating Professional Equality) Team.

Syska Hennessy Group is a leading global, full service MEP firm with specialist services for information and communication technology, commissioning, architectural lighting design, vertical transportation and sustainability. With more than 500 professionals across 18 offices, we provide a full range of engineering services for projects of every size and every budget. Since 1928, we have been designing smarter, safer and more efficient buildings by integrating essential system that adopt to our changing world.

Editor
Michelle Galindez Russo


Lead Writer/Copy Editor
Rachel Antman, Saygency


Creative Direction and Development
Supreme Creative Ltd


Senior Design Editor
Maria Lord


Image Credits

Ari Burling Photography, Palomar Community College Operation and Maintenance Facility-Javier Laos, UCSB Bioengineering-Moore Ruble Yudell, Katherine Marks Photography, Dave Miller- Dementi Photography, Syska Hennessy.

Contributors
Gary Brennen; Cyrus Izzo; Daniel H. Nall, E, FAIA, FASHRAE, LEED Fellow, BEMP, HBDP, CPHC; Kristopher Baker, PE, LEED AP; Xun Alexis Jia-PhD, PE, LEED AP, WELL AP, CEM; Robert Bolin; Chris Hamilton, MRY Architects; Matthew Porreca, BNIM; Tim Krawetz, PE; Larry Werner; SENSE; SHAPE; Building Operating Management; Saygency; Spiked Media and the marketing development agency.

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