Category: South Dakota

Back to work during COVID-19: Thermostat wars

June 22, 2020

Many office and retail buildings are set to supercool inside air during the Midwest’s scorching, humid summers. Even with COVID-19 concerns, people understandably want to be comfortable in their workplaces. The right balance of fresh and recirculated air is based on the building’s size and indoor air volume plus the space configuration and the number […]

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Back to work: Smarter, safer offices in the pandemic age

June 18, 2020

Heading into the office looks different than it did three months ago. For many workers, it feels different, too. As employers put their COVID-19 preparedness and response plans into action, they’re balancing caution and optimism. Welcoming employees back into buildings requires a new sort of flexibility—a need to accommodate team members with a wide range […]

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Back to work during COVID-19: Practical resources

June 16, 2020

Risk-management plans for your buildings from the American Institute of Architects. Employer information for office buildings from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. Expert, industry-specific guidance for businesses from Back to Work Safely. Latest report on COVID-19’s effects for the low-touch economy. Building-reopening guidelines for your building’s HVAC and water systems. The 6-Feet Office […]

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Self-guided walking tour highlights house architecture

May 26, 2020

About 75 years ago, someone planted a maple tree in front of 2015. S. Pendar Lane. The house was relatively new then. It had been built in 1936, a two-story brick structure with shiplap siding between the residence and garage, a bay window and federal-style dormers on the second story, its appearance a precursor to […]

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Here to help: Local civic amenities

April 21, 2020

The public-safety sector is a major player in local communities’ COVID-19 response. With a virtual groundbreaking on Fire Rescue Station 12 in Sioux Falls, SD, and continued work with EMS facilities, law enforcement agencies, and their dispatch hubs, TSP is serving clients who save lives and protect property. Construction also is moving along on the […]

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