Entries by Joy Gray

What’s New with OSHPD for 2017

On January 1, 2017 OSHPD will be enforcing new accessibility changes in the California Building Code. The Division of the State Architect (DSA) compiled a summary of the changes in the attached PDF document. This document provides a brief overview of the changes to definitions (Chapter 2) and accessibility provisions (Chapter 11B), and includes new scoping and technical […]

Nightingale Awards – Transforming Medical Environments with Design

Each year The Nightingale Awards “recognize contribution to the healthcare built environment through product design and innovation that contributes to healing.“ One of the winners this year caught our eye, Acrovyn Wall Panels. These wall panels let you embed images into clear 100%-BPA free wall panels that look amazing but also offer impact protection. A […]

Thankful for…

It’s not easy to summarize complicated thoughts and feelings that seem to be more present than usual for many of us this year. But we can certainly take a moment to pause and be grateful. These are some of the things we’re thankful for at Hilliard Architects.