Everyone talks about the recent tall building boom in Manhattan, the rise in development in Brooklyn, and the re-zoning efforts that have led to the sudden growth of Long Island City. But one can hardly ignore the emerging skyline to the west just across the Hudson River. Jersey City has fast become a special place […]
Keith Hanadel’s job has become a lot more interesting—and challenging— over the past half-decade. As broadcast design director for HLW International, an architecture, engineering and design firm that has created studios for CBS, Fox, CNBC and other networks, Hanadel has seen increased flexibility in broadcast facility design. At the same time, media companies are under […]
Due to an office refurbishment we will be temporarily relocating for 6 weeks from the 15th of Jan 2016. Our temporary address will be: Room 708, 7th Floor, 45 Moorfields, Moorgate, London EC2Y 9AE, our phone number remains the same. Please Note: On Friday the 15th of Jan you may have difficulty reaching our team […]
HLW are currently remodeling Hibernia’s former Commerzbank office ‘One Dockland Central’ in Dublin, a major overhaul and upgrade of services and common areas including the atrium, lifts and reception. Click here to read more.
The Changing Content Production Landscape in 2015 was another big year for the content production industry. The industry has adjusted its practices, responding to the realities of a changing media consumption marketplace. Traditional media, both content production and broadcast, still leads in supporting the needs of advertisers. However, the significant expansion of media options that […]
Project Overview Six floors above Manhattan’s Chelsea Market—and encompassing approximately 20,000 sf, including a mezzanine—two highly innovative groups share resources and cultivate synergies. YouTube Space NY houses professional-grade production and support spaces/equipment for emerging and established online content “creators.” With access to sound and green-screen stages, state-of-the-art recording and post-production video/audio edit capabilities, and areas […]
MADISON, NJ—Older office properties are benefiting from careful planning when repositioning for future use, according to Kimberly Sacramone, design director of the interior architecture practice of HLW International. The architecture firm just opened a New Jersey office in Madison, which Sacramone leads as managing director. HLW New Jersey worked with Lincoln Equities Group,Newmark Grubb […]
5 Giralda Farms is focusing on upscale amenities to attract companies to the suburban office complex.Tenants can design unique, personalized workspaces, as well as community lobby areas, coffee bars, shops and cafes that encourage collaboration and creativity. Click here for the full article
Don’t forget the human side of workplace metrics. Peter Bacevice takes new look at what metrics we are measuring in workplace design to tell a more compelling story. http://www.hlwstoryboard.com/blog/determining-workplace-effectiveness
Part 1: A Deeper Green, Takeaways from Living Future 2015 New Sustainable Design Strategies, Regenerative Design Earlier this month, Susan Kaplan, CCS, LEED AP BD+C, HLW’s Managing Director of Sustainability & Specifications, andMichele Neptune, LEED AP, BD+C, HLW’s Director of Sustainability, attended the Living Future unConference 2015 in Seattle, WA. Kaplan presented at an […]
Campus Green Space Celebrated as a “Truly Urban Landscape” April 16, 2015—The Municipal Arts Society (MAS) of New York honored the Pratt Institute’s Engineering Quadrangle with its 2015 MASterworks Award for Best Urban Landscape. The awards ceremony, which was held at the Museum at Eldridge Street in Manhattan, was attended by members of the Pratt Design […]
Is the Public Driving Developers to Think Beyond Zoning Concessions? A renewed public appreciation for public places, both old, new, and newly imagined, may have spurred building owners and developers to reevaluate the value of public-private partnerships when altering our cityscapes. The proliferation of small public spaces, including open-access lobbies, mini-parks, arcades, canopied spaces, and […]
As the battle rages over the merits (and demerits) of the open office, some of our savviest partners are focusing their energy on the spaces beyond workstations, offices, and conference rooms—what can be called “the third places.” To our minds, to refer to these spaces as amenities is a misnomer. Cafés and food service areas, […]
HLW places a high value on researched-based design, in which rigorous empirical evidence informs our client deliverables. Given the increasing focus on workplace health and wellness, a flurry of new information and research has emerged regarding sitting, standing, walking, running – even surfing. As a result, it is easy to get caught up with the […]
Liz Burow, Director of Discovery speaks at DisruptCRE’s panel discussion Inside the Box: ReThinking Space. Check out what she had to say on Overtime Live!
HLW Leadership, Recipients of WBC 2015 Champion Awards At the 11th Annual Champion Awards Dinner, The Women Builders Council (WBC), an influential Advocacy Organization representing women in the building industry, celebrated diversity among leading architects, engineers, business owners, and other professionals in construction and design. HLW Partner Jennifer Brayer and HLW Principal and Managing Director […]
DC-2 “Most Technologically Advanced Television Broadcast Production Facility” ESPN’s new 194,000-square-foot Digital Center 2 received an “Excellence in Construction Project Award” from the Associated Builders and Contractors of Connecticut (CT ABC). “The ABC nomination referenced DC-2’s ‘future-proof design’ as indicative of the facility’s long-term flexibility and relevancy,” said HLW Managing Partner John Gering. “We are […]
The of the HP Customer Experience Center in Chelsea!
HLW Leadership for West Coast Operations Reflects Global Approach to Architecture Los Angeles, U.S. – HLW International announced today new leadership for the West Coast operations of the integrated architecture, engineering, and design firm. The Los Angeles executive leadership team has now expanded to include Rhonda Curliss, HLW Principal in charge of Global Communications, and […]
U.S. Green Building Council Recognizes Building for Sustainability Across Multiple Categories Goleta, CA—The new global headquarters for Deckers, the company that makes Uggs, Tevas, Sanuk, and other footwear, was awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Silver Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. HLW International designed the interior architecture for the 190,000-square-foot, multi-building […]
HLW, in conjunction with Canstruction New York, has built a massive can structure of approximately 7k Bumble Bee Seafoods cans that will be donated to Food Bank New York, a member of Feeding America, for Rachael Ray’s 9 Million Meals campaign. The build was a surprise in honor of the show’s 1500th episode. Bumble Bee […]
Integrated Architecture and Design Firm HLW Opens New Jersey Office Boutique Firm Service with Large Firm Resources for Tri-state Area NEW JERSEY – HLW International, answering strong demand for innovative design solutions in New Jersey, announced today the expansion of its East Coast operations. HLW opened an office in Morris County at 122 Main […]
HLW London has a long tradition of hosting a killer Halloween party and this year was no exception. The night was topped off with a surprise coordinated dance to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller”. Check out our Halloween 2014 gallery Here← Older posts