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SMBH projects are finalists for 2017 Recchie Design Award

Posted on September 13, 2017

We are thrilled to announce that two of our projects, the LeVeque Tower Renovation and the Columbus Main Library Renovation, are among the five finalists for the Columbus Landmarks Foundation's 2017 James B. Recchie Design Award! See more about these projects and the other finalists here.

SMBH hosts Columbus Revit User Group

Posted on July 20, 2017

On Tuesday, July 18, SMBH hosted the second meeting of the Columbus Revit User Group. The topic of July's meeting was "Revit Families" and discussions centered around best practices for quality control of downloaded content, management of your network and overview of family templates. For more information about this group, please contact Tom Kunsman.

SMBH Project Celebrated with Unveiling Ceremony

Posted on April 21, 2017

National Blue and Green Day, celebrated on April 21, is a day set aside to share the excitement and power of organ donation. On the evening of April 21, the new Lifeline of Ohio Donor Memorial was unveiled.

SMBH is proud to have participated in this important and inspirational project. The Donor Memorial is part of a project that included renovations to Lifeline of Ohio's 20,000 sq. ft. building, a new conference center addition, new parking, landscaping, and site work.

SMBH Project Recognized with International Award

Posted on April 18, 2017

We are happy to announce that the Columbus Museum of Art's Margaret M. Walter Wing addition was recognized with a Special Mention from the international Architizer A+ Awards program in the museum category. The awards program received entries from more than 100 countries and represents the best of architecture and design worldwide. This project was one of only seven museums recognized. SMBH is proud to have been the structural engineer on this award-winning facility.

Click here to see DesignGroup’s entry and a list of all the award winners.