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Barbara Price Speaks to Fire Station Design

McMillan Pazdan Smith | October 5, 2020

The heroes in our lives deserve protection from COVID-19 — including the brave men and women who put their lives on the line fighting fires. Special Projects Director, Barbara Price, and Assistant Fire Chief at South Metro Fire Rescue Dr. Kevin Milan, spoke with Emergency Management magazine about

Ben Thompson Published in Spaces4Learning

McMillan Pazdan Smith | September 29, 2020

Most schools have been in session for at least a month, and administrators are doing all they can to reduce the COVID-19 infection risk for students and teachers. But masks, hand sanitizer and plexiglass desk partitions aren't the only safeguards available to make schools safer.

Return to the Workplace – Re-Occupancy Design Considerations During COVID-19

McMillan Pazdan Smith | June 5, 2020

In a post COVID-19 world, we are all learning how to proactively manage the return to our places of business. McMillan Pazdan Smith recognizes the challenges sparked by this transition and the need to redefine a safe and inviting place for both employees and customers. We have implemented our own

How does Architecture affect Cybersecurity?

Travis McConkey | September 13, 2019

The Who, What, How, and Why of SCIF Design The real-world implications of cybersecurity threats can affect everything from the integrity of cities’ industrial framework like transportation and utilities, to the security of corporations’ intellectual property and trade secrets, to even the

Good shelter design is good for animals

McMillan Pazdan Smith | December 5, 2018

Project Architect, Cary Perkins, recently wrote an article for The National Humane Society about how architecture influences visitors and animal flow and how good shelter design can increase adoptions, lower euthanasia rates and increase staff productivity. Read her blog post here!