Category: Minnesota

Student input sought to design replacement for century-old high school

September 13, 2018

As students and instructors in the Perham-Dent School District in Perham, MN, began voicing what they wanted to see in a new high school, one wish was clear: Let there be light! On Sept. 4, when the 2018-2019 school year officially started, that’s exactly what they found: a light-filled building that, through user input, is designed to enhance the student-staff experience.

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Visual impact key to first impression, made possible economically

July 30, 2018

Looking to make a visual impact with your business or agency but limited in the dollars you have to spend? Don’t worry, there’s an architect for that. Or an interior designer.

They are the folks who will ask you the right questions, determining what you want to catch visitors’ attention as they drive up to the building or when they walk through the front doors.

“That first impression is the key,” said architect Greg Schoer, who joined TSP Inc. in 2010.

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Making communities better, by design

June 27, 2018

TSP’s architecture, engineering, and planning professionals take great pride in creating facilities that serve clients for decades. But we understand our true legacy as a company is the reputation we build through long-lasting relationships. Click below to read our latest piece from SiouxFalls.Business and learn how we make community involvement a firmwide priority—while still affording […]

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The new green: Decreasing energy use while improving employee well-being

May 29, 2018

Today’s definition of sustainability goes beyond a building’s ecological footprint to create better environments for the people who work, play, heal, and learn inside these structures. To fully capture their return on green initiatives, leaders must select the right options to fit their culture, market, and budget. The most efficient design and features aren’t sustainable unless […]

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Retirement means time for art, family — and no deadlines

May 9, 2018

There is no “honey-do” list lurking for Paul Boerboom on Saturday—his first full day of retirement. There’s no firm deadline for his planned exhibition at the EastBank Art Gallery, where he will be a member of the local cooperative. And all of that is kind of the point. The elder of his two sons will be […]

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