BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Learn About the 2012 City of Austin Bond Package

At Big Red Dog, we take pride in our level of civic engagement and keeping our clients informed on city issues, policies, and ordinances. That’s […]

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BIG RED BLOG - SAN ANTONIO

City of San Antonio Tweaking Unified Development Code to Accommodate Infill Development

The City of San Antonio is in the process of amending its Unified Development Code (UDC) to allow for better infill development. We applaud the […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

City of Austin revisiting Commercial Design Standards One Last Time (Maybe)

The City of Austin is once again revisiting its original Commercial Design Standards ordinance (also known as Subchapter E). The ordinance, originally adopted in 2006, […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

City of Austin Heritage Tree Ordinance – Effective 2010

On February 4, 2010 the Austin City Council unanimously approved the new heritage tree ordinance.

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ON THE BOARDS IN SAN ANTONIO

BIG RED DOG Project in San Antonio Spotlight

Civil engineering firm marks 2012 with company growth and SABJ’s Best Overall Deal in Commercial Real Estate One of the most technically challenging and professionally […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Construction Progress Photos – New Dollar General Store in San Antonio, Texas

The construction progress photos below were taken last week at the Alamo City’s newest Dollar General Store, located at 8506 Culebra Road in San Antonio, […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Project Photos: Brackenridge Tranquility Garden at University Medical Center Brackenridge in Downtown Austin

BIG RED DOG is pleased to have been the Civil Engineering consultant for the design team on the new Brackenridge Tranquility Garden at University Medical […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Construction Progress Photos From "Tree", a 336-Unit Vertical Mixed Use Project in Austin, Texas

The construction progress photos below were taken last week at “Tree”, a Vertical Mixed Use (VMU) project, located at 3715 South First Street in Austin, […]

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BIG RED BLOG - SAN ANTONIO

2012 San Antonio Deal of the Year – Halliburton South Texas Area Operations Hub, A BIG RED DOG Project

The San Antonio Business Journal recently announced the winners of their 2012 Commercial Real Estate Awards. We were very happy to learn that a BIG […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

New Mercedes Benz Greenway is Unveiled in Houston, Texas

The Houston office of BIG RED DOG recently completed the civil engineering design and permitting for a major renovation to the new Mercedes Benz of […]

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ON THE BOARDS IN AUSTIN

Preview of 2900 Manor Road, a new Transit Oriented Development in Austin, Texas

2900 Manor Road is the largest single mixed use project to date that has been proposed for the M. L. King, Jr. Station Transit Oriented […]

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ON THE BOARDS IN AUSTIN

Preview of Corazon, a new Transit Oriented Development on East 6th Street in Austin, Texas

Representing the largest project to date in the ambitious Plaza Saltillo Transit Oriented Development (TOD) district of east Austin, Corazon is a ±260-unit, 17,000-SF commercial […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Bicycle and Pedestrian Connectivity in the City of Austin

  The City of Austin is increasingly requiring new projects to more generously comply with Section 2.3.2.B.1.b of Subcapter E, Design Standards and Mixed Use […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Halliburton Eagle Ford Shale Field Camp at IH37 and Loop 1604 in San Antonio

  Oilfield services company Halliburton hosted a ground breaking ceremony last Thursday, November 17th for their new Eagle Ford Shale Field Camp located at the […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Chapter 245 Case: Harper Park Two LP vs. City of Austin (Project Grandfathering)

I recently read the the case of Harper Park Two, LP vs. City of Austin. The case tested the City’s interpretation of Chapter 245 and […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Austin to Host APA Conference (Texas Chapter)

The 2011 American Planning Association (Texas Chapter) Conference will be held right here in Austin, Texas October 5th through the 7th.  Keynote speaker such as […]

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BIG RED BLOG - HOUSTON

A Futuristic Spin on the Streetcar

I sincerely hope that I live long enough to see technology such as the SkyTran put to use.  Imagine rocketing to and from work everyday […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Austin's CBD – Countdown to Blast Off!

I recently read an article on www.retailmag.com, written by Jennifer Popovec,  which discussed transforming a “nine to five” Central Business District into a a 24/7 […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Austin Bar Association – 19th Annual Land Development Seminar – Friday, September 2nd

[br_10]The Austin Bar Association is hosting their 19th Annual Land Development Seminar Friday September 2nd, 2011. Anticipated discussion topics of interest include: site development permit […]

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STAFF SPOTLIGHT AUSTIN

The “Little Red Dog” – My Summer Internship in 2011 at BIG RED DOG Engineering

Wow, what an internship I had this summer.  It seems like just yesterday I was calling Brad on my first day to ask if the […]

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