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Covid-19 Technical Resources for Our Clients

14 April, 2020 at 9:37

In response to the ongoing health crisis surrounding COVID-19, Syska would like to share a few helpful links and tips from established industry sources.  This information supplements the recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in reducing the spread of COVID-19.  In this pu…

Syska Hennessy Named Engineering Consultant for the O’Hare Global Terminal

3 March, 2020 at 11:23

Syska Hennessy Group will serve as an engineering consultant for the new O’Hare Global Terminal, announces Gary Brennen, co-president of Syska.  The firm’s role includes mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP), fire protection, vertical transportation, and high-performance energy modeling.…

Making Wooden Accents Sing With The Miro Cube® 4C

24 September, 2019 at 11:43

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center in La Jolla, California recently opened as the permanent home of the La Jolla Music Society. Designed from the ground-up by Epstein Joslin Architects, the multi-venue, state-of-the-art event facility is praised for its elegance and refinement. The main performance space, the Baker-Baum Concert Hall, combines…

23 Scary Signs Your Home Is a Fire Risk

23 September, 2019 at 4:34

It’s every person’s worst nightmare to be awoken in the middle of the night by the smell of smoke. And unfortunately, this scenario is all too common: According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), there were approximately 355,400 home fires between 2012 and 2016 alone, which caused $6.5 billion in property damage, 11,670 injurie…