Modernization

Modernization is more than building and system upgrades: it's about maximizing the assets you already have in terms of functionality, energy performance, and aesthetics.

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. More

December 17, 2018

Metropolis Think Tank

A Metropolis Think Tank at EYP's Washington, DC office explored how data can inform design thinking. Their recent article shares the thoughts from the panel discussion.

EYP Historic Preservation & Design Expert Matthew Chalifoux, FAIA, shares his extensive preservation expertise in The Military Engineer as he explores the challenges and partnership opportunities associated with applying design-build to complex and historically-significant preservation projects.

December 4, 2018

Mountaintop Marvel

by Mark Kanonik

Modern Steel Construction profiles EYP's Senior Structural Engineer Mark Kanonik's examination of Lehigh University's research facility at its Mountaintop Campus.

Today’s best academic institutions are catalysts for innovation. They host environments in which their people make things. They foster learning experiences that open up both students and professors to creative thinkers from a variety of fields, from the academy to the business world. They teach their students to be lifelong learners. More

A Ribbon-cutting ceremony marks the reopening of the renovated Agricultural Engineering Building at Penn State.

April 12, 2018

The People Have Spoken

EYP's Atlanta office wins AIA Georgia's Peoples Choice Award

April 11, 2017

Modern Pediatrics

Living in your hospital while rebuilding it is one challenge. Transforming it from adult and pediatric care to a dedicated children’s hospital is another. See how we helped CHOSA accomplish both in Healthcare Design.

A primary challenge of restoring Midcentury Modern buildings – an architectural style associated with technology and materials experimentation – is adapting these often outmoded structures to meet current and future requirements. As featured in Architectural Record, EYP explores modernizing Louis Kahn’s Richards Medical Research Laboratories at the University of Pennsylvania as an example of a successful renovation that remains true to the designer’s original architectural vision.

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. More

Architecture Critic Inga Saffron explains how the renovation of this iconic building brought Kahn's original vision to life. More

August 9, 2016

Rehabilitating Richards

University Architect at the University of Pennsylvania, David Hollenberg, shares the intricacies and opportunities of renovating Louis Kahn's Richard Laboratories, a National Historic Landmark. More