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Accommodating Rapid Growth in Your Facility

Watching your business expand is exciting. However, those changes often come with growing pains, like recruitment, new space requirements and on-boarding. Going through a programming exercise is one way you can predict staffing increases and ultimately, accommodate growth more seamlessly. The first step is performing regular projections. Knowing how you’re growing and performing ahead of […]

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Royals Home Opener

This year, we kicked off the Royals baseball season by watching the home opener at Kauffman Stadium. One of our annual traditions, we hosted a joint tailgate with Kelly Construction and had Jack Stack cater the event. Our team is invited to bring their spouses, which made celebrating the win in Kansas City even more […]

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Bringing the Outdoors in with Living Walls

Living walls have become more commonplace, as organizations seek to bring the outdoors in. In addition to being aesthetically pleasing, they’re recognized for: Reducing ambient temperature. Purifying the air. Decreasing ambient noise. When combined with natural light, they’ve even been credited with boosting moods and productivity. There are a wide variety of living walls available. […]

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8 Ways to Furnish an Entire Office Without Using Any Interior Walls

Open concept floorplans have become the standard for many offices. They support collaboration and offer flexibility. With lower construction costs, fewer inspections and shorter turnaround times for completion, it’s no surprise they’ve become popular. However, designing a completely open space can be challenging. While you can reduce the number of interior walls, it’s important to […]

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Supporting Innovation at American Century Investments

American Century Investments is currently undergoing renovations to their world headquarters in Kansas City. They wanted to create an open, collaborative and modern environment for their team, sparking innovation through the design of their space. American Century hired McCownGordon to construct the renovations. Our work on the project started with roller shades, but has progressed to […]

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