Integrating historic preservation with sustainability expertise from the very beginning of a project, we maximize the potential that historic buildings offer to meet and even exceed desired energy performance criteria while keeping character-defining features.
In honor of National Historic Preservation Month, we spoke with preservation experts Matt Chalifoux and Tony Bochicchio to take a closer look at their experience preserving the historic Warfield House in Gettysburg National Military Park.
To celebrate the 103rd anniversary of the National Park Service, we spoke with team members across the firm about their favorite NPS projects to work on and which sites they most enjoy visiting around the country.
The article, “Bridge to the Past,” authored by EYP Senior Structural Engineer and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) adjunct faculty member Mark Kanonik, recounts how a group of RPI structural engineering master’s degree students completed an extensive and unique analysis of the historic Shushan Covered Bridge in Shushan, NY.
How we can best shepherd the legacy of modernism into a durable and sustainable future raises many issues that are fundamentally changing the way in which preservation professionals approach the rehabilitation of a large segment of the built environment.