Insights

Dive into insights from our talented team of designers and engineers, as they cover topics that matter most to our clients and industry.
March 13, 2019

DBR Hires Senior Project Manager of Technology

Weifang Wang, RCDD joins DBR as Senior Project Manager of Technology with over fifteen years of experience and will support the firm statewide.

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March 5, 2019

Presentation | LEED V4.1 : What’s New and How It Will Affect Your Design

Are you excited about LEED V4.1 and how it will impact your project? USGBC Texas and DBR have teamed together for a fun lunch and learn about LEED V4.1 and its impact to your design.

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February 27, 2019

Project Spotlight: Embassy Suites Landmark

The new the 7-story, 203-key, 172,000 sf, Embassy Suites by Hilton, in north San Antonio recently opened and is currently the Hilton brand’s fifth Embassy Suite in the metro area.

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February 6, 2019

What You Need to Know About the New LEED V4.1 BD+C

While maintaining the structure of the LEED V4 BD+C, LEED V4.1 BD+C provides stronger and bolder sustainability metrics to assess the building. The updated requirements show that USGBC is responding to market demand and public feedback.

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January 21, 2019

Ventilation & General Safety in K-12 Educational Science Classrooms

When it comes to prescribing the necessary engineering controls and safety features to provide a safe learning environment for our children in the K-12 Educational Science Classroom, we must sift through the over-abundant information available to determine what is, in fact, code and regulatory requirements versus what is anecdotal guidelines.

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January 3, 2019

Project Spotlight: Tru by Hilton

DBR worked alongside Open Studio to transform the former Gillespie Ford Building, originally constructed in the 1930s, into Tru by Hilton’s 95-room hotel that’s within walking distance of several popular San Antonio attractions like The Alamo and Rivercenter Mall.

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December 21, 2018

DBR Offers New AIA Continuing Education Courses

At this time DBR offers four presentation opportunities for continuing education and we are ready to provide lunch and learn opportunities to you and your staff!

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December 14, 2018

DBR 2018 Promotions & Achievements

We at DBR would like to congratulate and thank these team members for their exceptional performance! Together they demonstrate their unwavering commitment to excellence and knowledge to our clients.

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December 11, 2018

What’s New in Energy Innovation?

Director of Sustainability, Eddy Santosa, had the opportunity back in August to attend the Swiss US Energy Innovation Days 2018 in Romandie, Switzerland. Here’s what he learned.

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December 7, 2018

DBR Presents Mini Grant Checks to Pasadena ISD

On Thursday, December 6, 2018. The Pasadena ISD Education Foundation Prize Parade marched through the hallways of 31 campuses ringing bells, clapping hands and spreading joy as they surprised numerous teachers in their classrooms with mini grants.

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