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Renovations Could Be Hospitality’s Stopgap for Next Few Years | BD+C | Aug 2020

“When designing hotels, one of the first questions is: How can we bring F+B into this space? We expect to see more areas in the hotel become flexible spaces to dine informally. The entire hotel could become a great F+B experience,” says Bob Neal, a Principal with Cooper Carry’s Hospitality Studio. He, like other AEC sources, is seeing a spurning of buffets (which are highly profitable but can be infection traps) in favor of prepackaged room service and grab-and-go areas in lobbies and corridors.... Read More

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Designing Outside the Box | Lodging | Aug 2020

Simmel says projects now under construction are incorporating many of his firm’s social distance–friendly concepts, which perhaps foreshadowed the need but in fact predated the pandemic. “I don’t know if that says anything about the way we designed them or the situation that we’re in, but we haven’t really been asked to make a whole lot of changes to things that are under construction,” he comments. ... Read More

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Josh Daniel Promoted to Director of Landscape | Land Management | Aug 2020

"The move coincides with the firm’s enhanced focus on outdoor design as the pandemic has illuminated the need for increased open-air environments that allow for healthier gatherings. In his new role, Daniel will lead business development, design and site planning as well as the growth of the Landscape Architecture Studio by recruiting top talent and developing new business relationships."... Read More

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Covington Gets Keys to the IRS Site | Northern Kentucky Tribune | Aug 2020

"The City of Covington took possession of the 23-acre IRS site Monday, officially closing the book on the first stage of the reinvention of a significant part of the City’s urban core ... Cooper Carry led a year-long effort that relied heavily on market studies, the City’s needs, and public engagement, offering residents and other stakeholders dozens of opportunities to weigh in on the plan."... Read More

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Multifamily Operators Shift Their Focus | Southeast Real Estate Business | Jul 2020

"For ground-up construction, Dumkrieger says Atlanta-based Cooper Carry can design smaller nooks for small gatherings off the main gathering areas, but existing communities should create smaller seating clusters that have an appropriate separation. For instance, bench seating has been on the rise in recent years, but Dumkrieger expects operators to move away from that style." ... Read More

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Rare Air at Clemson University | Campus Rec | Jul 2020

"With the help of Cooper Carry Global Architecture and Design, the building features hybrid design elements of southern yellow pine, cross-laminated timber that was first tested and developed through Clemson’s Wood Utilization and Design Institute."... Read More