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Engineering with Mass Timber: The CLT Special

Cross Laminated Timber: What Can it Do for Our Communities and Environment? Rendering Courtesy of VIA The construction industry is responsible for approximately 40% of the world’s carbon emissions. Of this 40% the fabrication, transportation, and assembly of concrete and steel are major contributing factors. Climate policy, climate action, and climate awareness has us all

Libraries Sweep the 2020 Best of the Best Awards

Two EV projects won Efficiency Vermont Best of the Best awards at their Better Buildings By Design conference. The Pierson Library (Vermont Integrated Architecture) in Shelburne, Vermont and the Worthen Library (Wiemann Lamphere) in South Hero, Vermont both won awards for energy efficiency. According to a recent Gallup poll, library attendance has outpaced trips to

Vermont Institute of Natural Sciences – Canopy Walkway Ribbon Cutting

Have you ever wanted to explore through the trees like a bird? Well, now is your chance! This past Saturday, the Vermont Institute of Natural Sciences Forest Canopy Walkway opened with a ribbon cutting. Engineering Ventures provided permitting assistance for this impressive structure. EV’s very own Erik Christman, who works in our Lebanon office, attended

Engineering Ventures Competes in the Vermont Pumpkin Chuckin’ Festival!

On Sunday September 29, 2019 the sun was shining and the air was crisp in the mountains around Stowe, Vermont. The early fall foliage was rustling in a light breeze. All was calm and peaceful. But, not for long! The field behind the Stoweflake Mountain Resort was preparing for a bombardment of epic proportions. Building

Expanding the EV Schenectady Office

Schenectady, New York – Engineering Venture’s office in Schenectady is expanding twofold. Mark DeCrescente, P.E. is moving from our Burlington location down to the New York State Capitol Region. He will be assisting Michael Dussault, P.E. with projects in and around the Capitol. Mark has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University

Efficiency VT Announces – 2019 “Best of the Best” Awards

Feb. 12, 2019 – Burlington, VT By: Jeff Buell, Efficiency VT (Photo Credit to The Putney School)  Efficiency Vermont has recognized eight Vermont building professionals for excellence in designing, building, and renovating energy efficient and sustainable buildings. Winners of the annual Best of the Best awards were announced last week at the Better Buildings by Design conference, the Northeast’s premier design and construction conference.