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Data Gathering in Advance of Array’s Expansion

Posted by Guest Contributor on May 07, 2018

An ever-evolving and continuously improving firm needs to take stock of its own spaces just as it recommends it clients do. Three years ago, we moved from King of Prussia to Conshohocken – both.....READ MORE

Topics: Current State Mapping

Life’s Journey and Where It Takes You

Posted by Guest Contributor on Apr 03, 2018

The New York City area has no plans to slow down in the healthcare development arena and my decision to join Array hinges on the design and construction foundation around which I have built my.....READ MORE

Topics: Building Conditions, Built Environment

Mock-Ups Provide a True Sense of Size and Functionality

Posted by Guest Contributor on Mar 20, 2018

An academic medical center/medical school in Dallas tasked my team with renovating its medical student study carrels. This project includes approximately 20,000 SF of interior renovation of six.....READ MORE

Topics: renovation, mock-ups

Making the Best Use of Solar Exposure

Posted by Guest Contributor on Jan 10, 2018

Originally published in Medical Design & Construction.

Healthcare systems are challenging the value of delivery of care versus facility ownership and management. Many are questioning initial.....READ MORE

Topics: solar gain, Cost Reduction Strategies, solar exposure

Ambulatory Care: New England's Wicked Challenges

Posted by Guest Contributor on Dec 20, 2017

This blog concludes a three-part synopsis of a brainstorming session about ambulatory care facility development that Array co-sponsored in New England. As covered in Parts one and two, there are.....READ MORE

Topics: Design Trends, Ambulatory Care, infrastructure, Design Challenges

How Does Graphic Design Influence People's Actions?

Posted by Guest Contributor on Dec 08, 2017

Words are powerful.

Graphic designers have an amazing ability to elevate words to communicate objectives, which can promote the greater good. We can move people, evoke desire in them and make a.....READ MORE

Topics: community outreach, Graphic Design

A Myriad of Unforeseen Conditions: How the Ugly Duckling Became a Swan

Posted by Guest Contributor on Nov 08, 2017

Often, when a client is moving a physician group to new space, we, as designers, need to move very quickly to have the desired space move-in ready so there is no disruption of patient services. I.....READ MORE

Topics: renovation, Design Challenges, Building Conditions

Role of the Built Environment in Disaster Preparedness

Posted by Guest Contributor on Nov 02, 2017

Recently, our country and our neighbors have seen an increase in emergent situations and the tax these crises can have on our healthcare system. Hurricanes Harvey, Maria and Nate have certainly.....READ MORE

Topics: Disaster, disaster preparedness, Built Environment, patient care

The Future of Laboratories

Posted by Guest Contributor on Oct 25, 2017

I had the opportunity to present to the Trespa Scientific Surface Solutions Division at their Global Sales Conference in Barcelona, Spain on June 14, 2017. With representation from China, India,.....READ MORE

Topics: Laboratory Design, hospital laboratory

Healthcare Programming 2.0

Posted by Guest Contributor on Oct 04, 2017

Whenever a new project starts, the client is excited about the prospect of a new unit or building designed for them. So much so that I sometimes think the clinicians might show up to the first.....READ MORE

Topics: Programming Software, Design Approach, Visual Programming, Component-Driven Programming

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