SteelStacks Wins AIA Award

The Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, was the recipient of the 2015 AIA Small Project Award.  It was honored during the AIA National Convention and Design Exposition in Atlanta, Georgia, on May 14, 2015.

The pavilion design salutes the industrial past of the city with the towering, but silent blast furnaces as a dramatic backdrop in this cultural hub in Bethlehem and focal point in the Steel Stacks Arts and Cultural Campus.… Read More

2015 Preservation Achievement Awards

Preservation AllianceThe annual Preservation Alliance Achievement Awards will be held in June – and we’ve heard that we are on two project teams that will receive a Grand Jury Award!  Complete details in June – but we couldn’t keep the secret for that long!… Read More

Merion Golf Club Pavilion Award

Metropolitan Acoustics was on the design team to provide interior room acoustic consultation for a new event space at Merion Golf Club.  The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) from the Eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey chapters recognized the Pavilion with an Excellence in Construction Award at the 2014 ceremony. … Read More

SouthStar Lofts

Southstar Lofts Exterior PhotoSouthStar Lofts – a mixed use project of retail and luxury apartments was awarded the Best Commercial Project over $10 million in 2014 by the General Building Contractors Association.  This Dranoff property designed by JKR Partners, is located along the vibrant Avenue of the Arts corridor in Philadelphia – convenient to shopping, theater and public transportation. … Read More

Steel Stacks Project Receives Award

Levitt Pavilion PhotoThe SteelStacks Arts and Cultural Campus was the recipient of the 35th annual Urban Land Institute (ULI) Global Awards for Excellence.  Located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, the project transformed a former steel mill into a destination for music, art, festivals and cultural events. … Read More

Montgomery Award

The Montgomery Award recognizes excellence in planning and design in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.  The annual program recognizes those who have made significant and sustained contributions to advancing or promoting planning in the County.

Metropolitan Acoustics was on the design team for the one of the award winning projects – Towamencin Town Square Phase 1, located in suburban Philadelphia in Lansdale, Pennsylvania.  … Read More

AIA Awards for Design Excellence

The 2014 AIA Awards for Design Excellence ceremony was recently held at the Loews Hotel in Philadelphia.  The who’s who in the world of Philadelphia Architecture were there for an evening of socializing and award announcements.

Metropolitan Acoustics is proud to say we were on six winning teams!  … Read More

Lancaster (PA) Historic Preservation Awards

The Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County recently announced the recipients of the C. Emlen Urban Preservation Awards for excellence in historic preservation.  Mr. Urban was a leading architect in the Lancaster-area from the 1890s-1920s.  Metropolitan Acoustics is pleased to be on the following winning teams:

Fulton Elementary School

Metropolitan Acoustics provided mechanical system noise and vibration control analysis for the renovation of this historic school building in Lancaster County. … Read More

KidZooU – Honored with Three Awards!

The Hamilton Family Children’s Zoo and Faris Family Education Center, also known as KidZooU, has recently received three awards:

  • 2014 Pennsylvania Historic Preservation award, presented by Preservation Pennsylvania
  • 2014 Groundbreaker Award , presented by Delaware Valley Green Building Council
  • 2014 Top Honor Exhibit Award, presented by Association of Zoos and Aquariums

The project also has a LEED Gold Certification by the USGBC (United States Green Building Council).… Read More