Mine Subsidence: A Problem We Want to Help Solve

Mine Subsidence: A Problem We Want to Help Solve We live in coal country. While that industry has dried up substantially compared to what it once was, the lasting effects are here to stay. The truth is, just like the mining of any fossil fuel, you eventually have to...

We’re All in: Parks & Recreation the BFW/Marcum Way

We’re All in: Parks & Recreation the BFW/Marcum Way Public parks, no matter how big or small, are pivotal to communities, especially underserved ones. Everybody needs a safe outdoor space, whether it’s to play or relax. They also act as the glue that binds the...

Exploring the Lighter Side of Engineering

Exploring the Lighter Side of Engineering With any engineering process, you start with what we call an “MEP plan”, which stands for “mechanical, electrical, and plumbing plan”. These are, in a simplified way, a summarization of the three primary components that make a...

What Goes into Designing an Education Facility

What Goes into Designing an Education Facility How do you even take the first step towards designing an educational facility? It’s a tall order, that’s for sure. Designing and building something of this magnitude needs to harmonize across three levels: the district,...