Case Study – When Plans Change on a Dime, Are You Ready?

Avison Young was able to assist office tenants, hospitals, vendors and contractors who all faced logistical problems when their delivery plans were upended by the COVID-19 shutdowns. No. 1 – New Project An office furniture group had a full shipment … Continued

Boots on the Ground | Useful Articles

Here are useful resources for information on COVID-19 and Construction. AIA – COVID-19 resources for Architects https://www.aia.org/pages/6280670-covid-19-member-resources Associated Builders and Contractors https://abc.org/coronavirus Associated General Contractors of America https://www.agc.org/coronavirus-covid-19 Building Design + Construction https://www.bdcnetwork.com/coronavirus Design Build Institute of America https://dbia.org/blogs/ Engineering … Continued

COVID-19 Hits Construction Industry

Is your project Exempt? On Thursday, March 19, 2020 Gov. Tom Wolf included construction services as part of “all non-life-sustaining businesses” in Pennsylvania and asked all Contractors to secure their project sites and suspend all further activity as of 12:01 … Continued

East Village Apartments (WCU) – West Chester, PA

University Student Housing (USH), an affiliate of West Chester University asked Remington Group, now Avison Young, to oversee the construction of East Village Apartments in West Chester, PA. Here is the project, by the numbers… 17 month completion 239,500 square … Continued

How Secure Is Your Workplace? Emergency Preparedness for Targeted Violence

Mr. Jin Kim, Active Shooter Subject Matter Expert and FBI retiree, provides guidance on emergency preparedness for targeted violence attacks. Excerpts from our conversation… 1) What is the first step in preparing for emergencies involving active shooters, bomb threats and … Continued