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The Hyde Park Homes Tour 2016: Showcases Century-Old Homes this October

HPNA, Hyde Park Neighborhood Association, KANSAS CITY, Mo., Hyde Park Historic Homes Tour -- Hyde Park Neighborhood -- Ten historic homes, including Kansas City shirtwaists, open their doors for tours during the biennial Hyde Park Historic Homes Tour. The Tour hosted by The Hyde Park Neighborhood Association (HPNA) will be Saturday, October 1 from 10 am until 6 p.m., and a Candlelight Tour will be Friday, September 30 from 6 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

The biennial tour showcases the architectural diversity of historic Hyde Park in midtown Kansas City, located between the Plaza and Crown Center.

The event includes a candlelight tour of four homes Friday evening, September 30, and the October 1 tour includes six homes:

* 3800 Campbell, a Prairie School home built in 1907 designed by Thomas Wight of the architectural firm Wilder and Wight whose body of work includes The Nelson Atkins Art Museum, Kansas City Life, and Redemptorist Church. Sixty-six windows connect the indoors to the outdoors.

* 4519 Gillham was built by Truman Wheelock in 1909. Wheelock built many homes in South Hyde Park and focused on building modern, affordable homes. Original historic features are paired with today's modern conveniences.

* 4233 Kenwood features Prairie Style, Kansas City Shirtwaist, and Craftsman details. The home has original detailed woodwork, box beams, and light fixtures. The current owner is only the fourth since the home was built in 1915.

* 3738 Harrison, this Kansas City shirtwaist was built in 1909. The home overlooks park space bordered by Harrison Parkway and features stunning views from decks on several levels.

* 3317 Charlotte is a Victorian Cottage built in 1905. The house has been remodeled to marry modern amenities and historic detail. It has nearly achieved carbon neutrality.

* 3717 Harrison, this Colonial was built in 1911 for Kate Hayes, the recently widowed wife of Kansas City's Chief of Police, John B. Hayes. In 1943, the home was converted into an apartment building and changed ownership ten times from the mid-1940s to late 2010. The home has undergone a complete historic restoration which included specially milled woodwork to replace missing original details.

Climate-controlled shuttle buses transport visitors to each stop on the Saturday tour. The Saturday tour also includes local bands, food trucks, and vendors.

For further details, and to purchase tour tickets, priced from $10 to $40, visit http://www.hydeparktour.com/.

"When you visit Hyde Park, the personality of the homes and the people who live in them show our neighborhood spirit," said Angie Splittgerber, HPNA's president. "We are constantly evolving as a community, and yet, we are anchored by the desire to preserve these amazing historic homes."

In 2013, the Historic Kansas City Foundation recognized The Hyde Park Homes Tour with a Community Catalyst Preservation Award for the contribution the Tour made to the reinvestment and revitalization of a historic neighborhood. The HPNA is a 501 (c)(3) not for profit corporation.

More about Hyde Park, Kansas City, Missouri: http://hydeparkkc.org/.

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Architecture, Business

Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc. Saddened to Announce the Passing of its Founder, Franklyn Spiezle, AIA

Author: Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc.
Dateline: Trenton, New Jersey (TRENTON, N.J.)  | Thu, 23 Jan 2014

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “Franklyn Spiezle, the Founder of Spiezle Architectural Group, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 8, peacefully at the age of 89 on his 64th wedding anniversary. Born in Trenton, N.J. in 1924, Franklyn was a veteran of World War II serving in Europe at the rank of sergeant in the U.S. Air Corps. Upon returning to the U.S., he completed his degree in architecture at the University of Pennsylvania.”



ARTICLE:

Franklyn Spiezle, the Founder of Spiezle Architectural Group, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 8, peacefully at the age of 89 on his 64th wedding anniversary. Born in Trenton, N.J. in 1924, Franklyn was a veteran of World War II serving in Europe at the rank of sergeant in the U.S. Air Corps. Upon returning to the U.S., he completed his degree in architecture at the University of Pennsylvania.

He formed his own practice in 1954, later named Spiezle Architectural Group, which received numerous awards for school, firehouse and library design.

Franklyn's traditional approach to architecture paved the way for a solid foundation of core values for the firm: quality, integrity, and commitment. In 1990, he turned the reins over to his son Scott - the next generation of Spiezle leadership. Adopting his father's client-focused approach to the business, Scott grew the firm to sixty people in three offices diversifying into new markets.

From his father's foundation, Scott's vision and leadership continued the firm's legacy culminating in being awarded the distinction of New Jersey's AIA Firm of the Year in 2012. This same year also marked Scott passing the leadership forward - the result of having guided the firm through the transition to a fully employee-owned firm (ESOP) begun five years earlier.

Sixty years from its founding, the firm's new CEO, Robert G. Kellner, remains committed to the legacy of both Franklyn and Scott as their values remain at the core. New diversity, growth and directions, while embracing the past, have already allowed the firm to grow to over $200 million in construction annually, domestically and internationally. Without Franklyn's initial vision and commitment, this would not have been possible.

About Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc.:

Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc., founded in 1954, is an award-winning, full-service architecture, planning, and design firm with offices in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Maryland and New York. Known for its innovative design, highly effective design documentation, and project management, Spiezle is an acknowledged leader in sustainable design of public and private facilities. To learn more about the firm, please visit our new website at http://www.spiezle.com/ .

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Architecture, Awards and Honors

Christ Church Cambridge Wins Historic Preservation Award

Author: Charlie Allen Restorations
Dateline: Cambridge, Massachusetts (CAMBRIDGE, Mass.)  | Fri, 14 Jun 2013

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “The Cambridge Historical Commission has recognized the exterior restoration of Christ Church Cambridge, built in 1761, with a 2013 Historic Preservation Award. Charlie Allen Restorations, located at 91 River Street in Cambridge, oversaw the restoration. Frank Shirley was the project architect; Masterworks Painting painted the building.”



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The Cambridge Historical Commission has recognized the exterior restoration of Christ Church Cambridge, built in 1761, with a 2013 Historic Preservation Award. Charlie Allen Restorations, located at 91 River Street in Cambridge, oversaw the restoration. Frank Shirley was the project architect; Masterworks Painting painted the building.

Christ Church marks the sixth project restored by Charlie Allen Restorations to receive a Cambridge Preservation Award.

The landmark building, designed by renowned colonial architect Peter Harrison, has welcomed everyone from George and Martha Washington to Teddy Roosevelt and Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. across its threshold. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1960.

The restoration project began in 2011. The building had become weathered over the years and had suffered through earlier patchwork repairs. Some of the original siding had shrunk and then expanded again, leaving gaps, and other sections were discovered to have been installed upside-down. Many of the original exterior boards were removed, stripped, painted, and re-attached. Old growth western red cedar was used where replacement boards were needed. Windows were also repaired. Broken modern plate glass, as well as broken 18th century glass panes, were replaced with 19th century salvaged restoration glass.

For Allen, a congregant at Christ Church, the restoration was particularly satisfying. "Christ Church has been a vital part of our community as a house of worship and a gathering space for centuries, and I'm one of countless Cambridge residents who have been welcomed under its roof," he says. "It was an honor to restore it to its prominence."

The annual Cambridge Preservation Awards have been presented by the Cambridge Historical Commission since 1997. According to the organization, "the program celebrates both outstanding historic preservation projects and notable individuals for their contributions to the conservation and protection of the city's architecture and history." This year's winning projects were recognized at a ceremony at Fariborz Maseeh Hall at M.I.T. on Thursday, May 30.

Charlie Allen Restorations is an award-winning remodeling firm specializing in the seamless integration of modern amenities into period homes while retaining original period details. Charlie Allen Restorations combines expert tradespeople and professional project management techniques to deliver exceptional customer satisfaction.

For more information about Charlie Allen Restorations, please call (617) 661-7411 or visit http://www.charlie-allen.com/ .

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Architecture, Business, Management Changes

Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc. Announces Robert Kellner, AIA Promoted to Chief Executive Officer; Scott Spiezle, AIA, LEEDap Remains as Chairman

Author: Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc.
Dateline: Trenton, New Jersey (TRENTON, N.J.)  | Mon, 02 Jul 2012

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that Robert Kellner, AIA has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer. Scott Spiezle, AIA, LEEDap will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors.”



A R T I C L E:

Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that Robert Kellner, AIA has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer. Scott Spiezle, AIA, LEEDap will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Mr. Kellner has proven himself throughout his career as an innovator and businessman, whose architectural design skills are cutting-edge. His proven abilities in numerous markets, particularly commercial interiors, have dramatically expanded the repertoire of clients and geographies which the firm is pursuing. Scott Spiezle and the leadership team of Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc. are firmly supportive of Bob's promotion to Chief Executive Officer. The future is truly bright at Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc.

"I am excited to succeed Scott Spiezle and lead the firm into the next generation; it is a responsibility that I am eager to undertake. Over the time that I have been with Spiezle, I have found a level of professionalism that is not found in many firms. Our professionals are not only the best in the industry, but they truly care about the clients and the successes that they share together. I am honored to lead such a talented group of employee-owners," stated Robert Kellner, CEO of Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc.

"As I look back over the years, preparing for the moment to hand over the reins, I had always envisioned a successor with Bob's character, integrity, and business acumen. Now, I step back from the day-to-day workings of the firm into an advisory and governance capacity as Chairman of the Board of Directors. I am extremely confident in Bob's leadership and vision, along with the rest of the Executive Committee, to successfully navigate the firm into the future," stated Scott Spiezle, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc.

About Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc.:

Spiezle Architectural Group, Inc., founded in 1954, is an award-winning, full-service architecture, planning, and design firm with offices in Trenton, NJ; Media, PA; Spartanburg, SC; Columbia, MD, and New York, NY. Known for its international sustainable design, renewable energy expertise, highly effective design documentation, and project management, Spiezle is an acknowledged leader in sustainable design of public and private facilities. To learn more about the firm, please visit our web site at http://www.spiezle.com.

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Architecture

School Food Gardens get Glass Greenhouses

Author: EcoHouse Construction
Dateline: Little Rock, Arkansas (LITTLE ROCK, Ark.)  | Tue, 20 Mar 2012

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “When a local Hillcrest resident asked EcoHouse to remodel his 60 foot sunroom, architect and custom home builder Rodney Collins suggested donating the glassed room to local educational gardens. Not only will the material be reused, but the local food system movement will benefit by better educating our school children and producing good food for the schools and the local farmers markets.”



A R T I C L E:

When a local Hillcrest resident asked EcoHouse to remodel his 60 foot sunroom, architect and custom home builder Rodney Collins suggested donating the glassed room to local educational gardens. Not only will the material be reused, but the local food system movement will benefit by better educating our school children and producing good food for the schools and the local farmers markets. The environment will be better served in so many ways, instead of filling the landfill. The final disassembling and move will take place on Saturday, March 24, 2012.

"We are happy to have a new home for the glass house," says Clark Trim. Gold Sponsors of the Arkansas Flower & Garden Show and Owners of Colonial Wines & Spirits, Clark Trim and Henrick Thostrup make the generous donation of the sunroom.

EcoHouse contacted the Arkansas Sustainable Network for help finding a suitable local garden who needs the structure. "Smells of orange blossoms," Rodney told them.

Carsten Platz of Ace Glass, already a proponent of local food, donates his time, expertise and equipment for the massive project of disassembly, moving the curved glass room and reconstruction into new forms.

The sunroom will go mostly to Hall High School here in Little Rock for a large educational greenhouse. The gardening program is under the direction of Jonathon M Buford who is hands on helping with the move. Remaining portions of the sunroom will also go to Felder Farm and the Victory Garden Project. Felder Farm is a school farm and educational market garden located at Felder Academy, a Little Rock school for 6th thru 12th grade. The Victory Garden Project is a non-profit urban farm in the Stifft Station neighborhood of Little Rock, Ark., sponsored by the Central Arkansas New Agrarian Society and the Arkansas Sustainability Network.

EcoHouse is an architect and builder of fine custom homes and remodeling in Little Rock area. More information: www.EcoHouseConstruction.com . Contact Rodney Collins, architect at 501 303 4578. Contact Carten Platz, glass installer at 501 766 4740. Contact Jonathan M Buford, educator/farmer at 501 952 1188.

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Architecture, Home and Garden

ESI Releases Updated HanStone Color Selections for 2012 on the ESI Web Site

Author: ESI Edgebanding Services Inc.
Dateline: San Dimas, California (SAN DIMAS, Calif.)  | Tue, 03 Jan 2012

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “ESI Edgebanding Services Inc., Has announced the full update of HanStone Quartz Surfaces color selections for 2012 on the ESI web site. HanStone Fine Quartz Surfaces combines the natural elegance of quartz with advanced technology to create a new realm of possibilities, dramatic colors and vibrant patterns in a solid surface with Greater strength and resilience.”



A R T I C L E:

ESI Edgebanding Services Inc., Has announced the full update of HanStone Quartz Surfaces color selections for 2012 on the ESI web site. HanStone Fine Quartz Surfaces combines the natural elegance of quartz with advanced technology to create a new realm of possibilities, dramatic colors and vibrant patterns in a solid surface with Greater strength and resilience.

Hanstone has updated their already rich color palette to include a variety of stunning new colors well suited to the requirements of today's interior design requirements. From the pleasing soft tones of colors like Seaside and Sand Dune to the bold and deep statements of selection such as Mystic Blue and Passion Rouge, home owners and designers alike will be pleased with an array of diverse color patterns in this fine quartz solid surface product.

ESI has carried HanStone Quartz Surfaces as their primary line of solid engineered stone for the last eight years. The extremely hard and dense properties of Quartz make Hanstone the perfect fit as the cornerstone of our solid surface product offering. HanStone uses the finest natural quartz and state of the art technologies, making it among one of nature's hardest surfaces. As a result, HanStone will keep its color, texture pattern and beauty for years to come without sealing or polishing.

"Of all the engineered stone on the market today we have found Hanwa's HanStone product to be extremely consistent both in color and pattern with a polished surface quality that lasts year after year, exceeding other stone products offered in today's market," says Dave Jones, Marketing Director of ESI.

Among the new colors offered are those included in Hanwa's Green Initiative known as GreenGuard. GreenGuard colors are those made with pre-consumer recycled chip content. Hanwa is committed to an environmental program of Reusing and Recycling materials when possible in an effort of reducing the waste of precious raw materials.

In addition to the latest up to date colors of HanStone offered on ESI's web site, visitors will also find a helpful guide to HanStone care and maintenance as well as reliable technical specifications making the application selection HanStone product easy and strait forward.

Visit: http://www.esi4service.com/HanStone.html .

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Architecture, Business, Home and Garden

Commercial and Industrial Lighting Industry Leader Foley Group Celebrates Golden Anniversary

Author: Foley Group, Inc.
Dateline: Kansas City, Kansas (KANSAS CITY, Kan.)  | Thu, 29 Dec 2011

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “Foley Group, Inc., a leader in the commercial and industrial lighting industry is celebrating their 50th year in business.”



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Foley Group, Inc., a leader in the commercial and industrial lighting industry is celebrating their 50th year in business. "This is a major milestone for Foley Group. Our company began as a representative for Lithonia Lighting in 1961, and Foley Group still represents Lithonia and the Acuity line today," said president and co-owner, Scott J. Denney.

"We're pleased about celebrating 50 years in business. Foley Group is delighted to offer the most cutting-edge products and industry expertise for our customers, enabling them to provide the most innovative lighting and lighting control solutions to their clients," Denney continued."

"This is an exciting time to be in the lighting industry. The technological advancements in LED lighting and digital controls are revolutionary and enable end users to maximize energy savings and reduce maintenance costs. At the same time the controllability of LED fixtures is easier than ever before for the installer and the end user. In addition to using less energy which saves money and helps the environment, these innovations literally increase the quality of light in the space," said Denney.

Digital LED lighting is the way of the 21st century, as it is emerging as the viable alternative to fluorescent fixtures.

The team at Foley Group has over 253 years of combined experience in the lighting industry which has resulted in the company's position as the most respected firm in the field.

"We rely on Foley Group because of their people's expertise in lighting and lighting control solutions of every type," said David W. Rezac, principal at the multiple award-winning architectural firm, 360 Architecture, Inc.

About Foley Group, Inc.:

Founded in 1961, Foley Group, Inc. is a highly-respected market leader in the lighting industry. Foley Group is based in Kansas City, Kansas with branch offices in Springfield, Missouri and Wichita, Kansas. For further information, please visit: http://www.Foley-Group.com .

The Foley Group logo is a trademark of Foley Group, Inc. Lithonia Lighting is An Acuity Brands Company. Any and all other trademarks listed herein are property of their respective owners.

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Architecture, Home and Garden, Real Estate

Conservatory Craftsmen Hired to Restore Splendor to Capitol Hill’s Old Naval Hospital

Author: Conservatory Craftsmen
Dateline: Washington, District of Columbia (WASHINGTON D.C.)  | Mon, 21 Nov 2011

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “Conservatory Craftsmen is honored to have been chosen to work on the Hill Center project with Bell Architects to restore the Old Naval Hospital on Capitol Hill.”



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Conservatory Craftsmen is honored to have been chosen to work on the Hill Center project with Bell Architects to restore the Old Naval Hospital on Capitol Hill.

"The Old Naval Hospital had fallen into a state of disrepair," says Jim Hewitt of Conservatory Craftsmen. "Once considered one of the most valuable assets on the Hill, the building had become one of the district's most endangered historic places."

As a result, in 2000, a group of concerned Hill residents banded together to save the Old Naval Hospital and restore it to its original splendor. Working with Bell Architects, a restoration plan was adopted that would completely restore the building along with the grounds and carriage house.

Bell Architects had worked with conservatory historian and craftsman, Hewitt, on previous projects and was familiar with his penchant for authenticity. So, he was called in to join forces on the project.

"Jim is a true, old-school conservatory craftsman who understands the history of conservatories and their design periods," says T. David Bell. "His ability to grasp the design nuances of this restoration was never in doubt."

Completed in 1866, the Old Naval Hospital was a 50-bed facility designed to serve seamen serving on the Potomac River and its tributaries. Later, it would serve many purposes such as a Hospital Corp Training Center and an Old Soldiers Home. By 1998, the main building stood vacant, while the carriage house was rented as an administrative office.

Redesigning a conservatory for the carriage house at the old naval hospital is a great honor for Hewitt and his crew.

"Using our knowledge of conservatory history and design is what we live for," explains Hewitt. "While other companies have gone the route of cheap kits and materials, we've stayed true to the art of building authentic conservatories and it's nice to be recognized for that craft."

Conservatory Craftsmen was given access to archived photos of the original conservatory. From those visuals and evidence of the original structure left behind on the carriage house, they designed an authentic, modern era conservatory that brings back its original charm with the incorporation of modern, practical features such as low E tempered glass for insulation and safety.

"It's an honor to be called in on a historic project like the Hill Center," says Hewitt. "Being able to play a small part in the mission of the Hill Center is a dream. This place will be a historical hub to educate and draw people together."

For more information, visit: http://www.conservatorycraftsmen.com .

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Architecture, Real Estate

Upland Architects Helps Bring New Life to Tired Retail Center

Author: Upland Architects, Inc.
Dateline: Swansea, Massachusetts (SWANSEA, Mass.)  | Fri, 11 Nov 2011

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “Upland Architects, Inc. announced today that it has finished the last in a series of architectural design plans for the comprehensive renovation of RK Swansea Place, located in Swansea, Massachusetts.”



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Upland Architects, Inc. announced today that it has finished the last in a series of architectural design plans for the comprehensive renovation of RK Swansea Place, located in Swansea, Massachusetts.

Anchored by Target, Upland was the plaza's lead architect for the new Marshall's store, the facade improvements and the interior fitups for national retailers like Sleepy's, Radio Shack, Famous Footwear and Sally Beauty.

David Katz, Senior Vice President of RK Associates said "We want to thank Upland Architects for their service throughout the project. They worked diligently to meet a very tight schedule and were part of a team that helped to deliver a first class shopping center for the community."

Upland recently completed projects for RK Associates in Newport, RI and Easton, MA.

About Upland Architects, Inc.:

Upland Architects, Inc. (www.UplandArchitects.com) is an architectural firm located in Norton, MA with a focused expertise in retail and commercial design. Their mission is to develop trustworthy relationships with their clients while producing quality designs quickly and efficiently. They service retailers nationally and retain architectural licenses in most North/Mid Atlantic states.

About RK Associates:

RK Associates (www.RKCenters.com) is a privately held, family-owned real estate development company which currently owns over 6 million square feet of commercial space. Their expertise lays in the acquisition, development and management of "open air" regional and community shopping centers in New England and South Florida.

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Story Title: Upland Architects Helps Bring New Life to Tired Retail Center
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Architecture, Business

Synergen Consulting Surpasses 750 Projects Awarded

Author: Synergen Consulting International, LP
Dateline: Houston, Texas (HOUSTON, Texas)  | Thu, 10 Nov 2011

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: “Synergen Consulting International, LP is pleased to announce it has recently surpassed 750 projects successfully awarded. This milestone marks the continued success of the company. The composition of Synergen's 750 engineering and construction projects is approximately comprised of 60 percent energy and oil and gas, and 40 percent commercial, medical, infrastructure, and other industry sectors. Additionally, approximately 30 percent of Synergen's work is international.”



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Synergen Consulting International, LP is pleased to announce it has recently surpassed 750 projects successfully awarded. This milestone marks the continued success of the company. The composition of Synergen's 750 engineering and construction projects is approximately comprised of 60 percent energy and oil and gas, and 40 percent commercial, medical, infrastructure, and other industry sectors. Additionally, approximately 30 percent of Synergen's work is international.

Synergen's project history includes locations such as North America, Mexico, South America, the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, Western and Eastern Europe, Asia and Australia. Synergen's 750-project history has involved a wide variety of engineering, financial, and construction related professional engagements, including marine and offshore, manufacturing, gas processing, petrochemical, public works, pipeline, utilities, water treatment plants, educational facilities, entertainment and sports facilities, healthcare facilities, office and commercial developments, government and institutional projects, correctional facilities, industrial, warehouse, hospitality and condominium projects.

Synergen has proudly maintained a repeat and referral rate over its 750-project history that is in excess of eighty-five percent (85 percent), which is well above industry expectation. This repeat and referral rate is consistent among a variety of clients, which primarily include corporate owners, contractors, government agencies, engineering and design firms, insurance companies, and law firms.

Synergen services its international clients primarily from its Houston, Texas headquarters. Synergen also provides services domestically and internationally with offices in Austin, Dallas, New Orleans, San Diego, and Pittsburgh.

About Synergen Consulting International, LP:

Synergen is a Houston-based registered Professional Engineering company with offices strategically located throughout the United States. The company provides engineering, construction, and financial services to a wide range of public and private clients.

For More Information on Synergen Consulting and to view its Project and Company Profiles, visit http://www.SynergenConsulting.com .

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Story Title: Synergen Consulting Surpasses 750 Projects Awarded
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