Rapt, Rapt Studio, San Francisco, architecture, design, creative office, cool office design, Bay Area design, David Galullo

Rapt’s Physical Creations

Transforming itself into a design studio has allowed Rapt to take a different approach to helping its clients—very successfully. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION –...
HGA, HGA Architects & Engineers, San Jose, ReelGrobman, design, architecture, Daniel Avchen

HGA Looks Westward for Future

Earlier this month, HGA Architects & Engineers announced the acquisition of San Jose’s ReelGrobman, bringing the South Bay design firm into the fold of the Midwestern company that now...
Bay Area, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Oakland, East Bay, LEED, green buildings, One Market Plaza, Embarcadero Center, 101 California

Bay Area’s Green Skyline

A list of Bay Area’s LEED certified structures reveals the region’s office stalwarts. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN OCTOBER 2014 By Robert Celaschi The U.S. Green...

LEED V4 Ups Ante for Building Industry

LEED V4 brings in needed changes to the building industry. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN OCTOBER 2014 By Neil Gonzales Last year, the U.S. Green Building...
LEED, USGBC, San Francisco, Bay Area, sustainable development, green construction, New Buildings Institute, Living Building Challenge, Energy Star

LEED: The Green Market Maker

LEED continues to be the dominant rating system, and it’s global aspirations look healthy. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN OCTOBER 2014 By Neil Gonzales The Leadership...
San Francisco 2030, San Francisco, RMW architecture & interiors, Bentall Kennedy, Cushman & Wakefield, JLL, Kilroy Realty, Shorenstein, Woods Bagot, Gensler, NBBJ

San Francisco 2030 District Officially Kicks Off

Two initiatives launched on Friday, both signaling a deeper commitment to a much larger goal of realizing something that has not been accomplished to date. The Orion spacecraft marked...
LEED, San Francisco, Bay Area, Boston Properties, USGBC, Silicon Valley, Integral Group, CBRE, Kilroy Realty, commercial real estate

Leading the LEED Pack

California has the most LEED projects by far. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN OCTOBER 2014 By David Goll The green movement has taken root mostly in...
EcoDistricts, Portland Sustainability Institute, Bay Area, SoMa, San Francisco, sustainability

EcoDistricts Skips Bay Area for Pilot

Portland-based nonprofit skips the Bay Area as it kicks off its national initiative but hopes to be inclusive shortly. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION –...
Greystar Real Estate Partners, University of California, San Francisco, UC Hastings

Office Space Reflecting Company Culture Can Help It Stand Out Among Peers

By Nancy Amdur Finding well-located office space and then transforming that space to accurately reflect a company’s culture can be key factors in attracting and retaining talent, according to corporate...

Building’s Nutrition Facts Exposed

The industry begins to standardize EPD and HPD standards. THIS ARTICLE WAS PUBLISHED IN THE ‘Q’ – THE REGISTRY’S PRINT PUBLICATION – IN OCTOBER 2014 By Nancy Amdur With the latest version of the U.S. Green...