The BNIM designed GSA/EPA Region 7 Headquarters has achieved a LEED Platinum Certification for Existing Building Operations and Maintenance (EB O&M v.09). The rigorous process in obtaining this certification is a rare achievement at this high level. The recognition places the EPA Region 7 Office as a standout for GSA and EPA on the Green Buildings listing having now been awarded both LEED-NC Gold and LEED-EB O&M Platinum certifications.
The Fayez S. Sarofim Research Building, home of the Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine, is a comprehensive research facility on a tight urban site within the Texas Medical Center campus. This facility is designated to support research collaboration in the area of molecular medicine, particularly in genetics and proteomics and bioinformatics. The Sarofim Research Building houses dry and wet laboratories, offices, conferencing areas, a 200-seat assembly facility, and appropriate support spaces. The design creates a dynamic, interactive environment conducive to research and learning on multiple levels. From the relationship with the outdoors, to the architecture of the building, to the interior spaces, the approach considers form and function holistically, promoting the productivity and well-being of users.
Gone are the days of taking trips to local photo centers and developing the enigmatic negatives from the family camera, only later to return and open that familiar yellow envelope unveiling each 4x6 glossy moment. Today the ‘need it now’ paradigm, as in most processes of to the digital revolution, has transformed photography into a medium as
The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce has named BNIM a Top 10 Small Business for the 2nd year in a row! The 29th Annual Small Business Celebration celebrates the small business community and culminates in the selection of the Mr. K Award, going to a company that has shown growth or sustainability of their business with strong employee relations and a record of giving back to the community. We’re thankful to be nominated and considered again this year. Congrats to all of this year’s nominees!
Monsters are among us…
As part of 2015 Kansas City Design Week, and in association with AIA Kansas City, the 2015 Monsters of Design winners were announced during the closing ceremonies held in the lower east bottoms Saturday, April 4th. We’re proud to announce that BNIM was well represented, taking home four distinct awards, including the People’s Choice award for which the public voted on the night of the event. Please join us in congratulating the following projects and teams: