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Aug 26, 2014, 11:32 ET

Leading Architectural Design Firm NBBJ Launches Healthcare Practice in China

Global design and architecture firm NBBJ announced today the expansion of its healthcare planning and design services into China. Principal Rudy...

Jun 23, 2014, 06:00 ET

NBBJ Launches New Partnership Program with Leading Researchers

 NBBJ, a global architecture and design firm, announced today the launch of a new fellowship program that will integrate external research...

Mar 24, 2014, 10:00 ET

NBBJ Appoints Steve McConnell, FAIA, Managing Partner

NBBJ has announced today that Steve McConnell, FAIA, has been appointed Managing Partner. McConnell has served at NBBJ for 24 years, most recently...

Jan 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

Renowned Architecture and Design Firm NBBJ Joins New Cities Foundation

The New Cities Foundation today announced that global architecture and design firm NBBJ has joined its network of international members. NBBJ is...

Jun 25, 2013, 10:17 ET
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Reducing Energy Use Can Improve the Fiscal Health of U.S. Hospitals

A groundbreaking study provides an innovative and cost-effective way for newly constructed hospitals nationwide to reduce energy consumption by an...

May 09, 2013, 15:05 ET

NBBJ Appoints Tim Leberecht Chief Marketing Officer

 NBBJ, a global architecture and design firm, today announced that it has appointed Tim Leberecht as its Chief Marketing Officer. Leberecht...

Oct 06, 2011, 09:00 ET
The project restores natural habitat via two-acres of living roofs and a landscaped courtyard that returns part of the site back to its original wetland meadow and dark-water bog roots. Image courtesy NBBJ.  (PRNewsFoto/NBBJ)

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Campus Awarded LEED Platinum Certification

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation campus has been awarded LEED-NC (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for New Construction)...

May 13, 2010, 12:36 ET
The most salient outcome of this study is the identification of a process that brings together architectural, mechanical and central plant systems to deliver significant efficiencies. Shown here is an example of a set of strategies that could lead to a 60% reduction in energy. (PRNewsFoto/NBBJ)

Research Study Shows How Hospitals Can Reduce Energy Use by Up to 60 Percent With Little Additional Capital Cost

A new study presented at the CleanMed conference in Baltimore this week shows how hospitals, which account for four percent of all energy consumed...

Dec 04, 2007, 00:00 ET

Sustainable Design Project Making Strides Against Global Warming

SEATTLE, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Responsible for nearly half the world's greenhouse gas emissions -- 20 percent more than transportation -- the...

Jan 10, 2007, 00:00 ET

Leading Design Firm, NBBJ, Explores Architecture as the Ultimate Business Tool

SEATTLE, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the crossroads of business and design are intersecting at an unprecedented rate, as leading...

Mar 08, 2006, 00:00 ET

NBBJ to Design Stanford University School of Medicine's Learning and Knowledge Center

SAN FRANCISCO, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco office of NBBJ, a leading design firm, has won a national competition to design the...

May 19, 2004, 01:00 ET

Citigroup, Tiber Group and NBBJ Release Next Issue of 'Capital Ideas'

CHICAGO, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today's restrictive capital funding environment poses a profound and multi-faceted challenge to health...