Insights

Dive into insights from our talented team of designers and engineers, as they cover topics that matter most to our clients and industry.
November 12, 2018

In Honor of Our Veterans

Veterans Day is a time for us to pay our respects to those who have served. Here are a the Veterans of DBR who we would like to honor.

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October 30, 2018

DBR Takes Home 2 Awards at the SMPS Design Awards Gala

The 2018 Cultivating Creativity Design Awards Gala honors excellence in marketing design and outstanding achievements in communications.

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October 9, 2018

Energy Savings from the Ground, Up!

When a police chief expressed his dissatisfaction with the high energy costs of their previous building, he indicated the need for more energy efficient systems, especially the HVAC system. DBR presented the following three HVAC options to the project team for the new Conroe Police Department & Court Facility. Here’s a Case Study of the Hybrid Ground Source Heat Pump HVAC System.

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October 3, 2018

Project Spotlight: Will Smith Zoo School Going Platinum

The school boasts several energy-efficient design features, including low-flow fixtures and solar panels, and is on track to become the first USGBC LEED Platinum® pre-school in the United States.

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September 4, 2018

Project Spotlight: James Patterson Elementary School

Designed by Huckabee, the new 120,000-square-foot elementary school for Fort Bend ISD is located in Richmond, Texas and designed to achieve LEED certified status, utilizing extensive sustainable, durable, and environmentally sound materials.

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August 10, 2018

DBR’s Eddy Santosa to Speak at Swiss-US Energy Innovation Days Conference

Eddy is scheduled to speak on August 21, 2018 in Fribourg. His presentation will be focused on the topic Low Carbon Buildings, The Future of Energy Metrics in Buildings.

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July 17, 2018

5 Years in Austin & We’re Just Getting Started!

What better way to celebrate five years in Austin than a fun afternoon sipping drinks and swinging away at Top Golf.

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July 9, 2018

NFPA Addresses Active Shooter/Hostile Event Preparedness and Response

A team of experts at the NFPA has developed NFPA 3000, Standard for Preparedness and Response to Active Shooter and/or Hostile Events.

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June 20, 2018

DBR Aims for Child Protection

The 8th Annual Austin Founder Lions Club Clay Shoot-Out benefiting the Center for Child Protection was on June 8th in Austin, Texas. DBR was a Silver Sponsor and won 1st place on the Red Field.

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May 18, 2018

South Texas College Mid-Valley Campus Expansion

South Texas College held a ribbon cutting ceremony and a tour open to the public to celebrate the completion of the Mid-Valley Campus expansion on April 26th. DBR’s McAllen team had the opportunity to serve as the Prime Consultant for the new project!

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