19 Projects

MassBiologics, Stormwater Retention System

MassBiologics, Stormwater Retention System

Boston
,
MA
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The stormwater retention system at the MassBiologics facility at the UMass Medical School comprises subsurface chambers constructed from modular, stackable thermoplastic units.  Following partial...

House of the Future

House of the Future

Anaheim
,
CA
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In 1954, the Monsanto Chemical Company provided funding to Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Plastics Research Laboratory to develop a futuristic house made of plastics. One goal was to...

Harvard University, The Grove, We All

Allston
,
MA
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In November 2016, the Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) announced an inaugural design-build competition for an installation in The Grove at the intersection of North Harvard Street and...

10up Competition, Periscope

Atlanta
,
GA
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Periscope was the winning entry in the 2010 10up Competition organized by the Young Architects Forum of Atlanta. Taking advantage of the competition parameters, SGH worked with Matter Design to...

Fort Belvoir, New Campus East

Fort Belvoir, New Campus East

Springfield
,
VA
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As one of the largest U.S. government facilities in the Washington, DC area, New Campus East consolidates six agency locations as part of the Defense Base Realignment and Closure program. The new...

Fluvanna County High School, Stormwater Detention System

Fluvanna County High School, Stormwater Detention System

Fluvanna
,
VA
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The new Fluvanna County High School included four buried, stackable crate-type, stormwater detention systems under deep cover.  Shortly after installation in 2010, the contractor observed that the...

Pipe Failures in Residential Plumbing and Heating Systems

Pipe Failures in Residential Plumbing and Heating Systems

United States and Canada
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SGH investigated the cause of failures in pipes used in residential domestic hot water and hydronic heating systems in the United States and Canada.  Occurring after less than 10 yrs in service,...

Ten Post Office Square

Boston
,
MA
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Ten Post Office Square is a thirteen-story, steel-framed structure with a transitional masonry facade. The building, constructed in phases during the 1920s and 1930s, occupies most of a city block...

1210-1230 Washington Street Garage

Newton
,
MA

The 1210-30 Washington Street Garage is a three-level reinforced concrete parking structure with approximately 25,000 sq ft per level. The two-way slabs are supported by interior concrete columns...

Fountain View on the Plaza Garage

Fountain View on the Plaza Garage

Kansas City
,
MO

Fountain View on the Plaza in Kansas City includes two parking garages, Garage A and Garage B constructed in 1999. Garage A accommodates 406 cars and Garage B accommodates 248 cars. The garages...

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