BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

What are cut and fill requirements and how do they apply to development? And specifically the City of Austin?

Cut and fill are opposing methods taken to place material needed on a site to level it out enough to build a road or structure.  […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Tips for Sizing Storm Pipes

Design downstream up; find your control and go from there. If your site needs to drain to existing culverts or to a water quality and/or […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

BIG RED DOG wins spot on 2017 Zweig Hot Firm List

BIG RED DOG is pleased to announce that we ranked #65 on the Zweig Group Hot Firms List for 2017. This list ranks the top fastest-growing […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Can civic uses trigger compatibility standards in Austin?

Everyone’s favorite ordinance is back on the BIG RED DOG Blog, and this time we’ll explain just how a non-single family residential land use can […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Just Opened: Hyatt House Hotel

BIG RED DOG worked with LK Architecture, Journeyman Construction and Noble Surveying & Engineering Works on the Hyatt House Hotel located at 901 Neches Avenue […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

BIG RED DOG Insider’s Video: Lamar Union Apartments

Lamar Union Apartments in Austin, Texas is a Vertical Mixed Use (VMU) development with three main buildings on a 9-acre site, which are home to […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

BIG RED DOG snags a top spot on 2017 Zweig list of Best Firms to Work For

BIG RED DOG is proud to announce that we landed on Zweig Group’s 2017 list of Best Firms to Work For. The Best Firms to Work […]

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BIG RED BLOG - SAN ANTONIO

Digging Deep for Potential Drought Relief in San Antonio Region

Texas transformed from a seemingly drought-free state to statewide drought in the course of just one (1) year, as mentioned in the Texas Water Management […]

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Now Leasing: The Park at City Center in Sandy, Utah

Construction is complete on The Park at City Center. The brand new resort style midrise apartment community is located in the dynamic city center of […]

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BIG RED BLOG - TRAFFIC

Fourth United Nations Global Road Safety Week (May 8-14, 2017)

Worldwide it is estimated that 1.25 million people are killed each year on road traffic related incidents.  Crash fatalities are among the leading causes of […]

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BIG RED BLOG - HOUSTON

Construction Update: Cypress Villas Apartments

Construction is continuing on Cypress Villas Apartments in North Houston, Texas. The 102-unit complex is being developed on 4.06 acres. Gonzalez Acquisition Group is the […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Land Status Determination Application

A Land Status Determination is for an exception/exemption from platting requirements The City of Austin’s Land Development Code (LDC) requires a subdivision plat approval before […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Construction Update: Domain 8 Office Building

BIG RED DOG is working with Nelsen Partners Architects, Endeavor Real Estate Group, and DWG. Landscape Architects on the Domain 8 Office Building, located at […]

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BIG RED BLOG - HOUSTON

City of Houston Parking Requirements

With a lack of a formal zoning ordinance within the City of Houston, one of the largest City of Houston requirements to impact a development […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

SynchroGreen Adaptive Traffic Control System

Our Dafne Valle attended the 2017 Texas ITE Spring Meeting in Frisco, Texas last week.  This is one of her updates from the meeting. During […]

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BIG RED BLOG - TRAFFIC

City of Frisco Vehicle to Infrastructure Implementation (V2I)

Our Dafne Valle attended the 2017 Texas ITE Spring Meeting in Frisco, Texas last week.  This is one of her updates from the meeting. The […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

ITE Vision Zero Website

One of our own traffic engineers, Dafne Valle, attended the 2017 Texas ITE Spring Meeting in Frisco, Texas last week.  This is the first of her […]

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Construction Update: The Tyndall at Robertson Hill

BIG RED DOG is working with Humphreys & Partners Architects, Momark Development, and dwg. Landscape Architects on The Tyndall at Richardson Hill, located at 800 […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

CodeNEXT Comparison Map Released

Exciting news, Austinites, the CodeNEXT Comparison Map has been released! CodeNEXT is the City of Austin initiative to revise the Land Development Code, which determines […]

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BIG RED BLOG - DALLAS

Construction Update: RaceTrac at Western Center

Construction continues on a RaceTrac project in the Fort Worth, Texas area. This commercial project is a gas station and convenience store located in an […]

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