Insights

Dive into insights from our talented team of designers and engineers, as they cover topics that matter most to our clients and industry.
April 5, 2022

Sustainable Solutions for K-12 Operations

Designing a new building or retrofitting equipment with energy or sustainability in mind is often an afterthought. There are many opportunities for long-term improvement of a building’s efficiency and occupant comfort that are overlooked. Both occupant comfort and operating cost can be improved with the implementation of simple low-cost to no-cost sustainable design strategies.

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March 15, 2022

Q&A With Partner & K-12 Market Leader, Zac Morton

Zac Morton, PE, LEED AP serves as a Partner at DBR, managing the firm’s Practice Area Leaders and overseeing client relationships and projects in Central Texas.

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March 8, 2022

Project Spotlight: Dripping Springs High School

DBR Engineering worked with Corgan Associates to provide mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering services for a new STEM and CTE addition at Dripping Springs High School. We also provided technology consulting and building systems commissioning services.

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March 3, 2022

DBR Starts New Volunteer Program

At DBR, we recognize the importance of giving back to the communities in which we work, live, and play. In 2022, we started a new mandatory volunteering program to encourage all employees firm-wide to participate in philanthropic events throughout the year.

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February 8, 2022

Q&A With Electrical Designer, Chris Lomas

Chris Lomas has served DBR’s San Antonio office since 2015 as Electrical Designer I. Chris’s experience includes electrical engineering for a variety of projects including new construction, additions, renovations, and system upgrades for K-12 schools and fire stations.

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February 1, 2022

Project Spotlight: The Lane at Waterway Apartments

DBR Engineering worked alongside Shepley Bulfinch and Hoar Construction to provide mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering design services for a new luxury apartment community in The Woodlands, Texas.

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January 25, 2022

Meet Our Newest Associates

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 service to our clients.

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January 19, 2022

Q&A With Senior Marketing Proposal Specialist, Jeanette Scarsdale

Jeanette Scarsdale serves as the Senior Marketing Proposal Specialist for DBR and primarily focuses on all stages of the RFQ process while supporting the firm’s Marketing and Business Development strategic initiatives.

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January 12, 2022

Project Spotlight: Montrose Collective

Montrose Collective is new Mixed-Use development located just west of downtown Houston in the eccentric Montrose District. Michael Hsu Office of Architecture led the design team with DBR playing the role of MEP engineer for this project, which was developed by Radom Capital.

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December 7, 2021

Texas Road Trip: El Paso

Today we are heading west to El Paso, a true melting pot of American & Mexican culture, nestled between the Franklin Mountains and Rio Grande River. DBR’s West Texas office has a personality all its own and a growing portfolio of projects to boot! Let’s see what they have been up to and check out a few.

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