BIG RED BLOG - MEP

Lighting Color Temperature Strategies for the Home and Office

As LED light fixtures are becoming more popular, color temperature selection is becoming more important for building owners, project designers, and electrical engineers. Here are […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

What is a Site Plan Exemption in the City of Austin?

In the City of Austin, site plan exemptions give small projects that do not have an existing site plan on file an expedited pathway to […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION IN AUSTIN

Construction Update: Fairmont Hotel Canopy Walk

BIG RED DOG is working with Manchester Texas Financial Group on the Canopy Walk project, which will connect the new Fairmont Austin hotel with the […]

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STAFF SPOTLIGHT

Staff Spotlight: Andrew Miller, P.E.

Once again, it’s time to reflect on one of our outstanding team members who make our organization strong, creative, and supremely capable. This time, we […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

RECA Ideas Forum Recap – How Do We Build The Affordable Housing We Need?

Today BIG RED DOG sponsored the Real Estate Council of Austin‘s monthly Ideas Forum – an event that brings together a panel of experts to […]

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STAFF SPOTLIGHT

Welcome Fall 2017 Interns!

The BIG RED DOG fall interns are officially here! We are thrilled that these 10 awesome students will be joining our team this semester. The […]

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BIG RED BLOG - STRUCTURAL

Coordination Is Key: Tips For Successful Architectural and Structural Coordination

What is coordination and why is it so important? First, the definition: “Coordination is the process of organizing people or groups so that they work […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION IN AUSTIN

Coming Soon: Lynd at Lake Travis

Construction is underway at the Lynd at Lake Travis project, a 312-unit multifamily project located on 37acres near Lake Travis in Austin’s extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ). […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Residential Drone Delivery

Are you designing for the future? We are in a new age of technology, commerce, and engineering.  At this point it would be foolish to […]

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Inc. 5000 Award

BIG RED DOG is pleased to announce that we’ve ranked #1316 on of the Inc. 5000 list. Each year for 36 years, Inc. has recognized the fastest-growing […]

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Recap: Mass Timbers Structures

BIG RED DOG hosted Mass Timber Structures, an afternoon seminar spotlighting the opportunities for using mass timber (aka big pieces of wood) in building design. […]

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BIG RED BLOG - DALLAS

Construction Update: Lake Highlands Town Center

BIG RED DOG is working with GFF Architects and Argyle Residential on The Lookout at Lake Highlands Town Center, a multifamily project located at 9300 […]

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BIG RED BLOG - MEP

LED Dimming Does Not Have to be so Hard

Dimming lamps can be extremely beneficial to a project.  In order to comply with the energy code, lights need to have the ability to dim […]

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BIG RED BLOG - HOUSTON

City of Houston Permit Center Permitting Dashboard

Almost all permitting for Commercial, Residential, and Public Works Projects within the City of Houston full-purpose jurisdiction takes place at the City of Houston’s Permit […]

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BIG RED BLOG - MEP

The Importance of Fire and Smoke Dampers in Your Building’s Fire Protection System

The fire protection system is a vital piece of a building’s infrastructure. Fire protection systems can help manage or extinguish fire, aid in occupant evacuation, […]

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BIG RED DOG Mixed Reality Visualization

Everyone has heard of virtual reality or augmented reality but have you ever heard of mixed reality visualization? Mixed reality is an overlay of synthetic […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Building a Corridor with just a Top of Curb Profile

With every new release of Civil 3D, their corridor feature improves.  It’s great for building roads that are constructed with a centerline top of pavement […]

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5 Reasons Wood Would be Good for Your Next Project

Our Structural team at BIG RED DOG is hosting a Mass Timber Structures Seminar in our Austin office. In preparation for the event, we wanted to provide […]

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BIG RED BLOG - MEP

Coming Soon: Residences at Folio West

BIG RED DOG is working with LRK Architects, Jordan Foster Construction and Patrinely Group Development on the Folio West project located at 2525 Citywest Boulevard […]

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BIG RED BLOG - SAN ANTONIO

Construction Update: La Cantera

BIG RED DOG is working with LRK Architects, Jordan Foster Construction and Cambridge Development on the Residences at La Cantera Phase II project located at […]

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