Penn Presbyterian Medical Center Wins IIDA Award

2016_ewingcole_awardpostThe Pavilion for Advanced Care at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center was named the winner of the International Interior Design Association’s 5th annual IIDA Healthcare Interior Design Competition. This competition honors and celebrates outstanding originality and excellence in the design and furnishings of healthcare interior spaces.… Read More

3rd Annual ULI Awards 2016

3rd Annual ULI Awards 2016 – Metropolitan Acoustics on 3 Winning Projects

The Urban Land Institute (ULI Philadelphia) recently announced the winners for the 2016 Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence. The awards recognize the best real estate projects completed within the last five years in Eastern and Central Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey, and Delaware.… Read More

3737 Chestnut Receives BD+C Award

3737-Chestnut-5mgBuilding Design & Construction recognized 3737 Chestnut as an Honorable Mention in this year’s Building Team Awards 2016.

This 287,000 square foot residential tower, located at the northeast corner of 38th and Chestnut Streets helped to provide much needed funding to the Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral (circa 1855) and also housed new administrative offices for the church.… Read More

Urban Project of the Year

The ACE Mentor Program of Eastern Pennsylvania recently awarded the 2016 Urban Project of the Year to the University of Pennsylvania’s New College House.  Metropolitan Acoustics is providing both acoustical and audio visual services for this 198,000 SF campus facility which includes student housing, dining and amenity spaces. … Read More

Another Award for Venice Island

Venice Island Performing Arts and Recreation Center was awarded the 2015 Groundbreaker Award from the Delaware Valley Green Building Council.  The award celebrates leadership in the green building community and industry.

The project revitalized a vacant, flood-prone site into a vibrant community space.… Read More

2015 ULI Awards for Excellence

The Urban Land Institute (ULI Philadelphia) recently announced the seven winners of the 2015 Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence and Metropolitan Acoustics was on the two winning teams.   

The competition started with 30 submissions; narrowed to 15 finalists, then 7 were selected as winners.  … Read More

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