BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Real Estate Council of Austin Recap: The Future of Our Waller Creek District

On Wednesday, September 14th, the Real Estate Council of Austin (RECA) hosted a luncheon forum to update the industry on the progress and plans associated […]

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Using Green Infrastructure To Manage Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO)

It is safe to say that engineering design standards for routine rainfall events are adequate.  City populations are growing and the demand for pollution mitigation […]

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City of Austin Land Use Commission Site Plan

When developing within the City of Austin, it is required that a site plan be approved by the Land Use Commission if the following apply […]

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Fire Flow Tests and Why They are Important to Your Project

Fire flow tests are critical to site development, and the earlier they can be requested or received, the better for your project. How do you request a […]

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Types of Water Meters in the City of Austin

The City of Austin has three commonly used water meters, each could impact your project differently. Learn about the distinct types and which might be the better […]

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Austin Utility Location Coordination Committee

The BIG RED DOG Austin team breaks down the Austin Utility Location Coordination Committee (AULCC): who they are comprised of, when it is necessary to submit, and […]

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City of Austin- What does it take to relocate a Heritage Tree?

We’ve previously defined what a Heritage Tree is in the City of Austin, and the process to remove a heritage tree in our blog:  But what […]

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BIG RED BLOG - HOUSTON

District at Memorial – Houston

BIG RED DOG’s Houston office and Humphreys and Partners Architects joined forces on the District at Memorial, a 327 multifamily project located at 10300 Katy […]

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Professional Credentials for Civil Engineers: Sustainability Clout

This is Part 2 of a 3 Part Series on Professional Credentials for Civil Engineers (Read 1 and 3). Sustainability credentials can enhance your engineer […]

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Construction Update: Aspen Heights in Austin, Texas

BIG RED DOG is working with Hatch + Ulland Owen Architects and TBG Partners on the Aspen Heights project, located at 7330 Bluff Springs Road in south […]

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Under Construction: University House in Austin, Texas

BIG RED DOG is working with University House Communities and Rhode Partners on the University House project, located at 2100 San Antonio near the University […]

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Dallas/Fort Worth Construction News Recognizes BIG RED DOG Veterans

In honor of Veteran’s Day, the Dallas/Fort Worth Construction News recognized several professionals in the local construction industry who have served and/or are serving in the Armed […]

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Construction Update: Bluebonnet Studios in Austin, Texas

BIG RED DOG is proud to be working with Foundation Communities, Forge Craft Architecture + Design, NDLI, and SpawGlass on the Bluebonnet Studios project, located […]

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Under Construction: Brazos Crossings Apartments

BIG RED DOG is working with 210 Development Group, B&A Architecture, and MP Studio on the Brazos Crossings Apartments, located at 4501 Hwy 288 B […]

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BRD at Meridian School

This morning I had the pleasure of speaking with fifteen 11th graders at the Meridian Charter School in Round Rock, Texas as part of an ongoing […]

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Five Rules of Land Development

At BIG RED DOG, we have five rules that we teach our new team members about the land development business. Many of us have worked […]

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What is “Urban” Development and why does it matter?

Depending on what kind of development you are doing it may or may not matter whether your site is characterized as an urban or a […]

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BIG RED BLOG - DALLAS

Dallas Office Grand Opening & Ribbon-Cutting

In case you haven’t heard (here, here and here) BIG RED DOG is in Dallas! However, now it’s official. On Wednesday July 22, 2015 BIG […]

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Event Recap: BRD at the State of the City

BIG RED DOG had the privilege last night of attending the state of the city address given by Austin Mayor Steve Adler. The event kicked […]

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Spreading Peace and Joy at Austin Pets Alive!

Last week, several BIG RED DOG employees visited the Austin Pets Alive! Town Lake shelter on Cesar Chavez to handout some BIG RED DOG toys and spend some time […]

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