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Lawrence Public Library Size Increases by 50%; Energy Costs Cut in Half

30 June, 2016 at 4:39

Syska Chicago conducted an extensive energy modeling and analysis on the existing Lawrence Public Library, in the city of Lawrence, Kansas. We discovered that the building lost significant energy and lacked adequate levels of daylight due to the arrangement of exposed concrete fins that acted like a giant radiator during hot days.…

Building Smarter Buildings and Smarter Cities

3 June, 2016 at 3:54

Tom Grimand Presented 'Smart Buildings; Smart Cities' at ENRs FutureTech Summit

Syska’s Tom Grimand presented “Smart Buildings. Smart Cities’ at ENR’s annual FutureTech summit in San Francisco.…

How to Provide Effective Exterior Surveillance

1 June, 2015 at 3:50

Amy Milshtein

When it comes to preventing crime, lighting and security cameras work hand-in-hand. Exterior illumination makes a building’s entry points and grounds look and feel safe while surveillance cameras add another layer of security.…