Church Strategic Positioning: Multi-Site vs. Multi-Venue

By Scott Nelson, AIA, LEED AP BD+C Scott Nelson is a Principal and the Director of Community. He brings more than 11 years of extensive design experience...

Texas Public School Space Trends and Fiscal Opportunities

Monte Hunter is a Principal and PSC’s Metrics Leader in the K-12 Sector. He has become an expert in school long-range planning with more than 50 Facility Assessment...

32 Years of Indirect Potable Reuse in El Paso, Texas

By Mark Sanchez, PE The City of El Paso’s Fred Hervey Water Reclamation Plant (WRP) was one of the pioneers for indirect potable reuse in the...

How the Size of Elementary Schools Impacts the Cost of Ownership

By Monte Hunter, AIA How does a district balance economy of scale and a learning community size that enhances student achievement? Many districts have realized such...

Hi-Low-Hi Motor Starting: An Approach for Starting Deep Well Submersible Pumps

By Scott Honeyfield, PE and Marcy Trujillo, PE, CBCP In order to be cost effective, deep-well submersible pump designs typically use medium voltage motors (2,400V and...

Avoid the Squeeze on Your Wallet and Pipeline: ARV Strategies

By Keith Rutherford, PE, and Kim LaBree, PE Much like medical stents are to a heart patient, air valves to a pipeline can mean the difference...

When Building Energy Models Outperform Their Buildings: What Happened and How to Prevent It

By Jared Higgins, PE, CEM, CDSM, CPMP Energy models have become a commonly used service for several new construction and existing renovation projects. The accuracy of energy...