21 Projects

The Littleton Trials

Littleton
,
MA
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With the Littleton Trials, students at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design investigated New England forestry practices, mass timber construction, and wood’s heat transfer behavior. They...

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...

Greenway Carousel Boston, MA

Greenway Carousel

Boston
,
MA
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The Central Artery/Tunnel Project moved one of Boston’s major elevated highways underground and created usable ground-level spaces, such as the Rose Kennedy Greenway. The Rose Kennedy Greenway...

Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital

Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital

Worcester
,
MA
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The Massachusetts Department of Mental Health wanted to expand their treatment resources with a new hospital facility. Supporting numerous functions, the building features a variety of floor...

Harvard University, Cambridge Street Overpass Plaza

Harvard University, The Plaza

Cambridge
,
MA
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Through the Common Spaces program, Harvard University promotes opportunities for the university and surrounding communities to share spaces and experiences. The Cambridge Street Overpass Plaza...

Brightman Street Bridge Fall River, MA

Brightman Street Bridge

Fall River
,
MA
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During the six-year rehabilitation of the Brightman Street Bridge, SGH provided investigation and concrete design services and performed testing, analysis, and thermal modeling of mass concrete...

National Missile Defense, Inflated Fabric Radome for Sea-Based X-Band Radar

National Missile Defense, Inflated Fabric Radome for Sea-Based X-Band Radar

United States
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The Sea-Based X-Band Radar (SBX) is a major component of the Ground-Based Mid-Course Missile Defense (GMD). The SBX is a mechanically steerable, phased-array radar antenna mounted on a self-...

UMass Medical School, Albert Sherman Center

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Albert Sherman Center and Parking Garage

Worcester
,
MA
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The University of Massachusetts (UMass) Medical Center wanted to expand its research capacity and support collaboration within the curriculum. To accomplish this, the state-run medical university...

StormTech, Inc., Stormwater Chambers

StormTech, Inc., Stormwater Chambers

Wethersfield
,
CT
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StormTech manufactures underground molded polypropylene chambers for stormwater retention systems.  With no design standards available for these structures, StormTech asked SGH to assess the...

American National Exhibition

American National Exhibition

Moscow
,
Russia

SGH collaborated with MIT in 1959 on the design of the American National Exhibition in Moscow. SGH’s structural design takes advantage of the characteristics of the plastic material to achieve a...

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