Don’t question the value of green design — bank on it

Developers operating in a competitive marketplace see the appeal of sustainable design in attracting tenants. Many of today’s office trends are shaped by the need for increased productivity by employers and the more collaborative needs of millennials, now the largest segment of the workforce. The 40-hour work week has become a 47-hour work week with the majority of managers expecting staff to be available 24-7. This erosion of the boundary between working primarily at an unchanging desk to one where time or location is blurred by unlimited demands has led to fundamental office space design changes. Increased productivity demands and extended… Read More

Weber Thompson Receives Honorable Mention in Biomimicry Design Competition

By: Weber Thompson

Seattle — June 1, 2017 Weber Thompson received an Honorable Mention for their conceptual project, RainBellows, in the 2017 Eleven Magazine Biomimicry Design Competition. The project, developed by Weber Thompson’s Landscape Studio in collaboration with Alexandra Ramsden of Rushing and Jennifer Barnes of 55-5 Consulting as part of their work with the Seattle Urban Greenprint Project, competed… Read More

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  • Nexus

    2017 Merit Award Winner
    Best On the Boards Multifamily Community
    Gold Nugget Awards

  • Gunbarrel Center

    2017 Merit Award Winner
    Best Multifamily Housing Communtiy (18-30 du/acre)
    Gold Nugget Awards

  • RainBellows

    2017 Eleven Magazine Biomimicry Award

    Honorable Mention

  • Cirrus

    2017 Northwest Design Awards
    First Place
    Outdoor Living Area

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