EF Education First III
EF Education First III is an impressive mixed-use development that exemplifies innovation and functionality. This project brings together an array of amenities, including office spaces, student housing, a fitness center, and even a rock-climbing wall. Additionally, the space offers recreational opportunities with a field, tennis courts, and well-connected pathways between campuses. Skanska’s appointment as the design-build general contractor for EF Education First’s new North American headquarters underscores the commitment to quality and efficiency. Through the utilization of Building Information Modeling and Virtual Design and Construction, the teams collaborated to introduce numerous groundbreaking solutions, enhancing the overall quality and expediting project timelines.
Architectural Firm: Wilson Architects
Wilson Architects is a niche studio distinguished by its multifaceted expertise, encompassing landscape architecture, interior architecture, and traditional architecture, all underpinned by a strong focus on research and innovation. Their commitment to regeneration, Indigenous culture, and sustainability frameworks sets them apart, making them a visionary force in the field of design. With a keen interest in these areas, Wilson Architects is at the forefront of shaping environments that not only meet the needs of today but also contribute to a more sustainable and culturally inclusive future.
SPECIALIZED STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING COMPANY FOR WINDOWS AND DOORS: EASTERN ENGINEERING GROUP
Eastern Engineering Group played a crucial role in the EF Education First III project taking charge of the scope of work related to shop drawings for windows, window walls, curtain wall, and doors. Our specific services encompassed structural design and calculations based on the client’s provided shop drawings, aligning them with the architectural design submitted for the intended products. Our meticulous approach included a thorough review of each system to ensure compliance with state and municipal building codes. We also took responsibility for all essential revisions, culminating in the final approval as we signed and sealed the completed work, thereby contributing to the project’s structural integrity and code adherence.
Did you know that Wilson Architects is at the forefront of environmental responsibility? As part of Australian Architects Declare Climate & Biodiversity Emergency, they’ve made a commitment to design architecture and urban spaces that contribute positively to our world. In their dedication to sustainability, not only are they ISO14001 certified for their environmental management systems, but they have also achieved the remarkable status of being a certified carbon-neutral architectural firm. This underscores their unwavering commitment to a greener and more eco-conscious future.