MKK Consulting Engineers teamed with 4240 Architecture to help with net zero energy design solutions for the Architecture at Zero 2017 challenge. The challenge this year called for a visitor’s center and outfitters building on the San Francisco Bay for the Romberg Tiburon Environmental Research Center at San Francisco State University. Our team’s solution was derived … Continued
The City of Fort Collins demonstrates it deep commitment to sustainability with its new Utility Administration Building. The new 37,500 square foot administration office for Fort Collins Utilities is the first LEED v4 New Construction Platinum certification in the state of Colorado, and third in the nation. Achieving all 18 LEED Energy & Atmosphere points … Continued
On Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, over 500 commercial real estate brokers, developers, and industry professionals from the Denver metro area gathered to honor the “Best of the Best” at the NAIOP 2016 Annual Awards of Achievement event. Every year over 20 awards are presented to acknowledge achievements … Continued
Today, our employees recognize the Veterans in their lives. “Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.” – Abraham Lincoln. This is #WhyWeSalute I salute my grandfather … Continued
MKK is happy to announce the addition of several new employees to the Greenwood Village and Cheyenne offices, as well as two promotions. Ken Urbanek, PE, LEED AP, HPBD and Angie Huber, PE, LEED AP, have both been promoted to associate principal. Ken has been with MKK for eight years and is the director of … Continued
Tonight at Lodo’s Bar & Grill (1946 Market Street) from 5:30 to 7:30, the Colorado Geo Energy & Heat Pump Association (CoGEHPA) is hosting their first event of the 2012 goGeoNow SeminarSeries. This is a free seminar and will provide a variety of perspectives, design considerations, cost scenarios and performance metrics for GHP applications in … Continued
MKK Consulting Engineers, Inc. (MKK) is thrilled to welcome four new employees to the Greenwood Village office, in addition to one of our associates gaining a new certification. Kate Schmitz and Chris Fullerton joined the office in December. Kate is our new project administrator. She has over four years of experience in the construction industry … Continued
Chris Fullerton has joined MKK as our Energy Services Manager. Chris is an experienced mechanical engineer with commissioning, retro-commissioning, energy audit and construction administration experience. He has managed every level of the commissioning process and specializes in installation, programming, service, and maintenance of central plants (chillers, boilers, and pumps), cooling towers, heat pumps, air handling … Continued
MKK’s Denver office recently held a clothing drive for Dress for Success Denver. The mission of Dress for Success is “to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, career tools and a network of support to help women thrive in work and in life.” The clothing drive was a great success … Continued
Read Aaron Zimmerman’s article on radiant heating and cooling in the Denver County Jail! Aaron is an associate and mechanical engineer at MKK.
ENR Mountain States recently named Boulder’s Casey Middle School as the recipient of the Best Overall Honors in Colorado award. Congratulations to the MKK team and all the firms involved in this amazing project!
Renovating healthcare facilities poses numerous challenges. Click here to read Jason Engle’s latest article (published in Colorado Real Estate Journal) dealing with this topic.
Please take a look at Jeff Geiger’s newest article dealing with building security.
Jeff Geiger, security specialist at MKK, recently published his article, “Addressing Real World Correctional Concerns” in CorrectionalNews magazine’s March/April 2011 issue.
Ken Urbanek, Director of Engineering at MKK, has been selected as a presenter at the Best 3 Conference in Atlanta, Georgia next year. The Best 3 Conference is presented by the National Institute of Building Sciences. Ken will be presenting on under-floor air distribution systems.
Facility Checkup: Conducting a Health Care Building Assessment (by Debra Phillips, AIA, ACHA) is a great article featured in Health Facilities Management magazine. Check it out!
MKK associate Ken Urbanek is speaking today at the Building Enclosure Science and Technology (BEST) conference today in Atlanta. The conference is put on by the National Institute of Building Sciences. Ken will be speaking on the subject of underfloor air distribution systems (UFAD). Click here for more information on the conference