News & Insights

May 05, 2021
Grumman Studios on Long Island Receives Site Plan Approval

Grumman Studios at 101 Channel Drive on Long Island received Site Plan approval from the Village of Port Washington North. AKRF is acoustical consultant for the 105,000-square-foot building with six film…

May 05, 2021
“Day’s End” Begins Installation in Hudson River Park

Day’s End — a public art project by David Hammons that was gifted by the Whitney Museum — is now being installed in the Hudson River. AKRF provided environmental review…

May 03, 2021
Elevate Transit Project Announced by MTA

AKRF is part of the WSP team leading environmental review of a citywide zoning change that will leverage private development to deliver public station accessibility improvements. The project — Elevate Transit:…

May 02, 2021
Essex Crossing Wins AIA Regional and Urban Design Award

The American Institute of Architects honored Essex Crossing with a 2021 Regional and Urban Design Award. After preparing the GEIS for the mixed-use development, AKRF has been leading civil engineering and permitting for…

May 01, 2021
Major Construction Begins on East Side Coastal Resiliency

​The start of major construction on ​East Side Coastal Resiliency​ was announced this month, kicking off the $1.45 billion physical, social, and economic resiliency project with an integrated coastal protection system along 2.4…

April 28, 2021
Wendy Ho Serves on WTS NY/NJ Panel

Wendy Ho was a panelist for “Meet the Primes,” a panel discussion hosted jointly by the WTS Greater New York and New Jersey Chapters as part of their Small Business Resources Series. 

April 22, 2021
Lorianne DeFalco Presents at Spring College Outreach and Engagement Panel

Lorianne DeFalco was a panelist for the Spring College Outreach and Engagement Panel arranged by the Temple Student Planning Organization and hosted by the American Planning Association’s Pennsylvania Chapter Southeast Section,…

April 19, 2021
Justin Krebs Featured on NAEP’s EPR Podcast

Justin Krebs was a featured guest on the National Association of Environmental Professionals’ EPR podcast, where he discussed his career as a fish ecologist, experience in the offshore wind industry, and…