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SUSTAINABILITY

We actively prioritize environmental, economical, and societal sustainability in all our work and support the design industry’s efforts to do the same. Every project is an opportunity to pioneer regenerative technologies, foster systems of healing, and invest in the fabric of a community. By sharing our research and resources, we are leading a dialog on how to positively transform the planet. We invite you to join the discussion.

Dec 18, 2013

2013 Was a Conversation on Sustainability

Thought leaders at Perkins+Will have been thinking about sustainability long before the term was coined. Read about resilience, transparency, the triple bottom line, and more by checking out the top five sustainability-themed posts of the year. Read More +

Nov 01, 2013

The Calm Before the Storm

Hurricane Sandy demonstrated how vulnerable our metropolitan regions are to flooding, wind, and more. Many design professionals have spent the last year identifying ways in which our facilities can become more resilient and recover more swiftly from extreme weather events of the future. Read More +

Jun 11, 2013

Design’s Big New Trend: Making It Count

The design industry is currently moving toward an ever higher standard of holistic impact. Pro bono design, such as our disaster relief project for the public school system in New York City, demonstrates just how win-win a triple bottom line approach can be. Read More +