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03/10/2023 | Social Media

Elaine Fitzgerald Honored with Women in Construction Week Profile in IREJ

As part of Women In Construction Week 2023, Elaine Fitzgerald, Director of Specifications and Senior Associate, provided an excellent perspective on how she has overcome the hurdles of just 10% of women working in the construction workforce today.

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03/09/2023 | Social Media

Signal Hills Gets Named to BD+C Top Affordable Projects List

One of our recent projects, Hilltop at Signal Hills, was highlighted in a Building Design+Construction list of top projects that merge quality, well-being, and affordability.

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03/08/2023 | Social Media

Rachelle Shoessler Lynn Leads USGBC Minnesota “Women in Green” Panel

In celebration of International Women’s Day, BKV’s Director of Sustainable Design and Senior Associate, Rachelle Schoessler Lynn facilitated a table discussion where Minnesota women across the sustainability industry, dialoguing about how they spearhead sustainability initiatives, and how they share best practices amongst their colleagues and peers.

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03/07/2023 | Culture

Women In Construction Week 2023

As part of Women in Construction week and International Women’s Day, we are honoring two key members of our construction team and highlighting how to be involved in #WICWeek.

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02/28/2023 | Social Media

Mike Krych Comments on Nature and Outdoor Space Being the Premium Amenity

Mike Krych, who was interviewed by Multifamily Dive about the increasing number of multifamily projects directly connected to outdoor space. With many residents seeing nature as a premium amenity, Mike describes how this extra investment makes it all worth it when trying to create a highly sought-after community.

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02/23/2023 | Social Media

1016 West Jackson Receives CPC Approval

The Chicago Plan Commission (CPC) approved a proposed mixed-use development at 1016 West Jackson where BKV Group is developing a new, 28-story tower that would replace an existing five-story shared office building and connected parking lot, and offer over 4,500SF of retail space fronting Jackson Boulevard.

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02/22/2023 | Social Media

Modera Katy Trail is an NAHB Industry Award Finalist

Congratulations to our BKV design team members and our Mill Creek Residential Trust client for Modera Katy Trail being named a finalist in the National Association of Home Builders Multifamily Pillars of the Industry Awards!

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02/21/2023 | Firm News

BKV Group Adds Branded Environments Group to Multidisciplinary Design Team

Holistic design approach offers clients purposeful brand identity across project lifespans, implemented through conveying the project story to resonate with BKV’s diverse set of end users.

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02/20/2023 | Social Media

“DRIFT:” A North Loop Green Wall Proposal

Intersect is an in-progress apartment building in the North Loop of Minneapolis, and BKV Landscape Designer, Spencer Bauer, and Project Architect, Josh Donnelly, submitted a green wall proposal for an art call as part of the development’s eventual design which is both a symbolic and literal interpretation of the seasonal nature of the Mississippi River.

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02/15/2023 | Social Media

Project Update at Broad & Washington

YIMBY recently reported on the significant progress being made at Broad and Washington, a 15-story, 1,111-unit mixed-use development in the Hawthorne neighborhood of Philadelphia. Designed by the BKV, the 1,516,218-square-foot community is one of the most significant mid-rise residential structures in the country.

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02/14/2023 | Social Media

David Banta Joins CIHF Advisory Board

We’d like to congratulate Senior Design Leader and Partner, David Banta, on becoming the newest Cornell Institute for Healthy Futures (CIHF) Advisory Board member! David joins the senior-level leaders that comprise the CIHF Advisory Board whose charge is to connect with students, faculty, and top-level professionals to advance service excellence in healthcare, wellness, senior living, and related areas.

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02/13/2023 | Social Media

Willy Bermudez Tours CityLab Through Silver Spring for “Look at that Building” Series

In the Bloomberg CityLab series, “Look at that Building,” which showcases unique and impactful architecture, the BKV Group-designed Artspace Silver Spring was featured with Senior Design Leader and Partner Willy Bermudez discussing how a former police station on a 2.5 acre lot was transformed into a mixed-used artist campus.

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