May 13, 2013
Originally programmed for LEED Silver, PGAL has once again exceeded the sustainability goals established for a housing project. Recently certified LEED Gold, the 1200 unit residence hall is the first phase of a two-phased complex. The design features sun-shade structures on windows, ample natural daylighting, low voc finishes, energy star appliances, efficient systems, and greywater irrigation and xeriscaping.
April 17, 2013
PGAL's City of Sugar Land Constellation Field Minor Baseball Park swept the Houston Business Journal's Landmark Awards. The program recognizes real estate projects that make a significant impression on the Houston landscape which are located in the 10-county Houston area and were completed in 2012.
April 2, 2013
Slated for completion in 2013, PGAL is Prime Consultant for the 225,000SF, $115M Terminal B south side concourse replacement at George Bush Intercontinental Airport. The facility will have three ramp level piers feeding to 30 gates served by a common passenger holding area on ticketing level. It will connect with existing Terminal B via a 95' wide concessions bridge, consolidating most of United Continental Holdings, Inc. regional jet operations on the south side. You can preview the construction of Terminal B in this United video clip.
March 13, 2013
We were honored to be among the country's most talented construction and design teams at the ABC national awards program recently held in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Nominated by long time and valued construction partners, two of the firm's projects were presented with Eagle Awards: FAU HBOI Research Laboratory Building II built by Balfour Beatty Construction in the $10-25 M Institutional Category and 29 Palms BEQ& Parking Structure, Package 9 MCAGCC delivered through D/B with Straub Martin-Harris in the $100-200 M Mega Projects Category.
March 4, 2013
Join us at the South Central Chapter AAAE Annual Conference and Exposition in Houston, Texas, March 3rd-5th. PGAL will be exhibiting at this year's conference where the region's airport and aviation executives are gathering to discuss the important industry topics and network with top industry consultants and vendors.
February 7, 2013
PGAL's Ken Brown, AIA will be sharing a case study on the recently completed LAS Terminal 3 project at this year's ACC/AAAE Airport Planning Design & Construction Symposium in New Orleans. The program entitled, Avoid Identity Crisis! - Program Definition from Master Plan to Program Execution, will be presented by PGAL President and Principal, Ken Brown on Thursday, February 7th at 10:15.
January 30, 2013
Design and Construction was accomplished in record time with the completion of 11 restaurants and QSR locations at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Commissioned by long-time client and the globally respected hospitality management team, Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services (DNC), PGAL scored BIG for DNC and a broad range of concessionaires from local restaurant legends Dooky Chase, Ye Olde College Inn and Copeland's to the WOW Café' and PJ's Coffee, to name a few. Designs embrace the City of New Orleans' rich and vibrant culture and blend a mixed palette of color and texture to welcome guests to Super Bowl XLVII and beyond!
January 2, 2013
Public safety remains at the forefront of PGAL's 2013 project resume' with the start of construction on the City of League City's 80,000 SF, state-of-the-art complex. The $30 M facility will include the City's Police Department, jail, administration, information technology, records, the City's emergency operations center and 13,000 SF of court space and a 7,000 SF firing range. PGAL's design services include programming, site evaluation and conceptual design through construction documentation and construction administration. Scheduled for completion in April 2014, JE Dunn is providing construction services as the project's CM at Risk Contractor.