Tallest Wooden Building

Tallest Wooden Building

The Wall Street Journal Property Report had a fascinating article on May 26 about the Country’s Tallest Wooden Building. There were several eye-catching parts of this article on the project coming out of the ground in Cleveland that I thought I should share. They are...
The Essential Worker You Won’t See

The Essential Worker You Won’t See

  The Wall Street Journal had a fascinating article this morning in the Health Section titled, “Hospital Air Expert Is an Essential Worker You Won’t See.” Jennifer Lohr is the essential worker based in the Philadelphia area who is a trained sheet metal worker....

Resisting New Technology

Sue Shellenbarger had a great column in Monday’s Wall Street Journal. “Do You Resist New Tech at the Office?” was a catchy title, and the content was even better. We face this issue everyday when we have discussions with end users about the eVolve MEP software...

Charlie Munger’s Passion for Building Design

I first came to learn about Charlie Munger 30-plus years ago. Mr. Munger served as Warren Buffet’s vice chairman at Berkshire Hathaway. I read a book that Charlie wrote in 2004 called “Damn Right,” and I was very entertained by his blunt style and observations of many...

Notes from the ConTech Roadshow

In April, I attended the ConTech Roadshow at Georgia Tech in Atlanta. It was a well run, well attended conference put on by JB Knowledge. It was good to see a number of students from Georgia Tech and other schools taking in the conference and interacting with the...