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Jun 03 2015

Rob Boulanger PhD to present at ISPE FDA/PQRI Conference

Yesterday, CRB's Robert Boulanger, PhD, presented "Advanced Applications for Contamination Control – Drug Substance and Drug Product" as part of an industry panel taking place during the ISPE FDA/PQRI Quality Manufacturing Conference in Washington, DC.

Jun 03 2015

CRB Expands Construction Services Group

CRB's Northeast Construction Services Group has welcomed five new hires to its team in Plymouth Meeting: Laura Crouse - Project Accountant; David Haas, EIT – Project Director; Steven Kudrick, EIT – Project Engineer; Joseph O'Such – Project Controls Manager; and Joseph Younes – Superintendent.
May 27 2015

CRB Ranks in Top Privately Held Companies in KC Business Journal

The Kansas City Business Journal has ranked CRB 32nd on its 2015 list of the 150 largest privately owned businesses in the Kansas City area.
May 21 2015

CRB Presents "Game Changers in Manufacturing Supply Chain"

At this year's Tech Tank series at Interphex, CRB subject matter experts discussed new disruptive technologies, and the impact they will have on current and future manufacturing supply chain strategies.
May 12 2015

Kulkarni to Present at Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference

​Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD, will be presenting two papers at the upcoming Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference in Nashville, TN. The conference will be held May 31st to June 2nd at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel.
May 12 2015

Kettler to Present at 7th Annual UNPA Members Retreat

Keith Kettler, PE, will be speaking at the 7th Annual UNPA Members Retreat in Scottsdale, Arizona on May 13th at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Resort.
Apr 30 2015

CRB Presents at 2015 TurnKey Conference

Don Holden & Keith Higgins will present "The Celgene Project: Making the Impossible, Possible" on Thursday, May 7th at the 2015 Turnkey Conference in San Diego, California. The presentation will be at 1:00 p.m. at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina.
Apr 28 2015

CRB Announces New Stockholders

CRB is pleased to announce the new Stockholders of CRB Consulting Engineers (Associates) and Sr. Associates.
Apr 21 2015

Lee Emel Named CRB Southeast Regional Leader

Lee Emel will assume the role of Southeast Regional Leader on May 1, 2015. Lee has been with CRB for 16 years, joining the firm as a Project Manager, quickly moving to a business team leader for CRB's biotech clients, and most recently filling the role of Project Director on key projects.
Apr 15 2015

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Vivarium Project Featured in "Lab Design News"

The ongoing Howard Hughes Medical Institute Vivarium Imaging Suite project is featured in the Q2 New Projects section of Lab Design News online.

Apr 06 2015

Mars Chocolate North America Facility Named 2015 Plant of the Year

Mars Chocolate North America has been honored with Food Engineering's 'Plant of the Year' for its state-of-the-art facility in Topeka, Kansas. The award recognizes the most innovative new food or beverage plant built in North America. CRB was a key member of the project team, ensuring successful design and construction for the LEED® Gold certified facility.
Apr 01 2015

CRB Qualifies for NSC Safety Leadership Award

CRB is pleased to announce that the company has qualified for the NSC Safety Leadership Award. This award honors companies, locations or divisions that have achieved a minimum of five consecutive years (at least 60 months) without incurring an occupational injury or illness involving days away from work.

Mar 25 2015

Architectural Practice Lead Robert Rice Published in “Controlled Environments” Magazine

Robert Rice, AIA has a feature article the March 2015 issue of "Controlled Environments" magazine.
Mar 12 2015

Roche Presents CRB with the 3rd Annual Global Facilities Procurement Supplier Recognition Award

CRB has been named as the 2014 Outstanding Overall Facilities Supplier at the Genentech Oceanside, California Campus.  The award was presented January 28, 2015 at Roche's Supplier Recognition Event in South San Francisco, California.
Mar 12 2015

CRB Opens Dallas Office!

Dallas' status as a growing hub for advanced technology companies has fueled CRB's decision to open an office in Dallas to better serve its clients in the market and state of Texas. CRB is a leading provider of engineering, design and construction services for customers in the biotech, science & technology, food, nutrition and consumer products industries. The office, located in Irving, TX, is CRB's thirteenth U.S office.
Mar 10 2015

Mary Carroll, AIA, LEED AP brings her “New Research Workplace” Design Philosophy to CRB

"Blurred Lines” might have been a Billboard chart-topping hit that feels outdated now, but when it comes to Science + Technology design, the concept of blurring the lines between office and laboratory space is just heating up.
Feb 24 2015

Record Safety Milestone Reached!

CRB is proud to announce that the company has reached the 7 MILLION safe hours' milestone this month. The safety milestone reflects the DART (days away, restricted or transferred) injury experience for CRB and their subcontractor team partners, covering a span of over 4 years.
Feb 24 2015

CRB Featured in Silicon Valley Business Journal Article

Check out this month's Silicon Valley Business Journal! CRB's own Roberto Morfin, Bradley Lay, Todd Williams, Chris Hunkeler, and Nick Lovgren are featured in the article which discusses new technologies adopted by CRB and their thoughts on Title 24.
Feb 17 2015

Hankinson Presents at ISPE-MW Program Event

Please join us February 26, 2015, 5:30-9:00 p.m. at the ISPE–Midwest Chapter February Program Meeting featuring Debora Hankinson. Debora will present "Fundamentals of Strategic Facility Planning".
Feb 06 2015

CRB Presents at Pack Expo East

"Improving Packaging Line Efficiency with Simulation." In this presentation, Phil Lyman & Kristina Pumphrey will show an example process model which represents two packaging lines.

Feb 06 2015

CRB-Designed SAFC Project Officially Opens Following Extensive Validation Process

CRB provided detailed design for SAFC's state-of-the-art dry powder media manufacturing facility in Irvine, Scotland. The site expansion concentrated on creating shorter lead times, improving flexibility and giving customers access to real-time information.
Feb 05 2015

KC Hits a Home Run with Canstruction Project!

The CRB-KC office participated in Canstruction February 4th in Kansas City, Missouri. Canstruction is an international program of the Society for Design Administration.
Jan 23 2015

Lindsay Kenney Selected as ENR Top 20 Under 40 Award Recipient!

CRB is proud to announce that the Mountain States Chapter of the Engineering News Record has selected Lindsay Kenney of our Colorado office as the recipient of their prestigious Top 20 Under 40 award! The Engineering News Record program focuses on individual achievement in the design and construction industry by identifying the sharpest, most forward-thinking young leaders in the industry.
Jan 23 2015

Matt Kennedy ENR Top 20 Under 40 Award Winner!

CRB is proud to announce that the MidAtlantic Chapter of the Engineering News Record has selected Matt Kennedy of our Philadelphia office as the recipient of their prestigious Top 20 Under 40 award! The Engineering News Record program focuses on individual achievement in the design and construction industry by identifying the sharpest, most forward-thinking young leaders in the industry.
Jan 21 2015

CRB-designed Facility Honored with ACI Low Rise Buildings Award

The Kansas Chapter of the American Concrete Institute has named the Mars Chocolate North America facility in Topeka, Kansas as the recipient of the 2014 Low Rise Buildings Award.
Jan 15 2015

David Keith, AIA, joins CRB!

David Keith, AIA has joined the CRB S+T team as an Architect and Project Manager based in the Carlsbad, California office. David has over 25 years of life sciences, pharma and biotech industry experience, having worked as a facility manager, project manager, private equity developer and an architect.
Jan 13 2015

CRB Aids Development of ASME Bioprocess Standard

The ASME Bioprocess (BPE) Standard Committee will be meeting for a Code Development session in San Juan, PR January 12th through 15th, 2015. This Standard is utilized internationally by biopharmaceutical companies. The Standard has been codified by the States of California, Washington and Arizona.
Jan 06 2015

CRB Project Featured in Denver Magazine

This month's Denver's 5280 magazine features CRB's project at the University of Colorado at Anschutz. The project, located in Aurora, Colorado, is a 112,000 SF Greenfield laboratory.
Nov 12 2014

Boulevard Brewing Breaks Ground on Expansion

CRB participated in Boulevard Brewing Company's groundbreaking ceremony for its $12 million expansion project today in Kansas City, Missouri.
Nov 11 2014

CRB Designs LEED® Gold Facility for Mars Chocolate North America

CRB proudly announces the Mars Chocolate North America manufacturing facility in Topeka, Kansas has earned LEED® Gold Certification. Beginning in 2010, CRB worked side-by-side with Mars Chocolate North America to ensure successful completion of preliminary and detailed architectural and engineering design for the $270MM, roughly 500,000 square foot facility.
Oct 28 2014

CRB Welcomes Leon Worrell as SE Quality Manager

Leon Worrell joins the CRB Raleigh office as the Quality Manager for the Southeast Region. As a former Construction Quality Director and Construction Manager for CRB Builders, Leon has extensive experience developing project-specific quality plans.
Oct 22 2014

Ashley Frosell Joins CRB!

CRB is excited to welcome Ashley Frosell to the Midwest Region as the Core Team Leader for the new Dallas office.  Ashley’s focus will be to grow and develop CRB’s presence in Texas. 
Oct 15 2014

CRB Presents at Pack Expo

"Improving Packaging Line Efficiency with Simulation." In this presentation, Phil Lyman & Dave Burgos will show an example process model which represents two packaging lines. The assumptions, input data and a typical model configuration process will be described. Example results will be presented from a recently completed simulation study.

Oct 13 2014

Debora Hankinson Joins CRB!

CRB is excited to welcome Debora Hankinson as Director of Strategic Facility Planning based in the Kansas City office. Debora's major focus will be to provide clients with additional knowledge and tools they need to better manage their facility assets and integrate facility strategies with their internal business planning efforts.
Oct 06 2014

Core & Shell Architecture: Why Your Building is Your Brand

When it comes to design, it can be easy to forget that architecture is about more than how your building looks – it's also about how your building feels...the sentiment it creates among the people who live around and work within the building. And for that reason, the architectural design of your building should be about more than the materials and the layout – it should be about your brand.
Oct 02 2014

Lindsay Kenney Elected President of ISPE Rocky Mountain

Newly elected ISPE Rocky Mountain President Lindsay Kenney announces new Board of Directors for the region. The new board is now working to continue providing the Chapter with educational events, information and fun networking opportunities.
Sep 29 2014

Mark Paskanik Reveals the "Back to the Future" Approach to Lab Planning in Lab Design News

CRB's Mark Paskanik, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C is featured in this month's Laboratory Design News. The article entitled, "A Retrospective Look Forward at Lab Planning" looks at when designing laboratories today, CRB draws upon the successes of the past.  

Sep 26 2014

CRB Taking an Active Role in the ISPE OSD Baseline Guide Volume 3 Rewrite

CRB’s reputation as a thought leader and valued contributor to pharmaceutical industry advancement is being demonstrated once again via our participation in the ISPE OSD Baseline Guide Volume 3 rewrite, which is currently being finalized and is under industry review.

Sep 25 2014

CRB Ranks #10 in Pharmaceuticals on ENR's Top 400 Contractors List

The Engineering News-Record released its top 400 Contractors List and CRB ranks #10 in Pharmaceuticals and #39 in Industrial Process.  Every year, ENR conducts a survey of large general contractors, engineers and architects from around the world.
Sep 11 2014

NetApp and CRB Present at Critical Facilities Summit

Project Spotlight: NetApp's Highly Sustainable Global Dynamic Lab No. 2.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014.  8:00-9:00 a.m.  Room 207A Charlotte Convention Center.

Presented by Mark Skiff, PE, CEM, CFM, NetApp, Director of IT Data Center Solutions and Brad Watford, PE, CRB, Senior Electrical Engineer.

Aug 25 2014

Lisa Dorn to Speak at ISPE LA Aseptic Processing Event

Lisa Dorn will be speaking about trends in aseptic processing at the Greater Los Angeles Chapter's Aseptic Processing for Today and Tomorrow event.

September 9, 2014 from noon to 6:30 pm
DPR in Newport Beach
4665 MacArthur Court, Suite 100
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Aug 20 2014

CRB Presents at 2014 I2SL Conference

Please join CRB at the 2014 I2SL Conference September 22-24 at the Caribe Royale in Orlando, Florida. Information on presentations by CRB'ers Alicia Maurer, Don Holden, Kevin Chriswell, Chris Ertl and Mark Paskanik are available at the links provided below.
Aug 19 2014

CRB Reaches Safety Milestone!

CRB is proud to announce that the company this past month reached 5 MILLION safe hours!  The safety milestone was determined by using DART (days away, restricted or transferred), which is a mathematical calculation using the man-hours worked to describe the number of recordable incidents per 100 employees that resulted in lost or restricted days, each year.
Aug 18 2014

BioProcess Design Trailblazer Greg Hoyt Joins CRB & Further Expands Biotech Bench Strength

CRB is pleased to announce the addition of Greg Hoyt to our team as Process Specialist for the biopharm team in the PA office.  With an impressive resume of innovative bioprocess design experience, Greg’s capabilities will offer an excellent complement to such CRB biotech authorities as Allan Bream, Ken Jacobson and Kim Nelson.

Jul 17 2014

CRB Named to Zweig’s “Hot Firm 2014” List of the Fastest-Growing Companies in A/E/P Industry

ZweigWhite has announced the 2014 Hot Firm List, an exclusive ranking of the fastest growing firms in the A/E/P and environmental consulting industry. CRB ranked No. 26 in the Top 100 of all firms. This list represents a look at the firms in the architecture, engineering, planning and environmental industries that posted the highest percentage revenue growth and dollar revenue growth over a three-year period compared to the other entrants.
Jul 16 2014

CRB Ranks #3 in Pharma on ENR's Top 500 Design Firms List

The Engineering News-Record released its top 500 Design Firms List in Pharmaceuticals and CRB ranks #3. The Top 500 Design Firms list, published annually in April, ranks the 500 largest U.S.-based designs firms, both publicly and privately held, based on design-specific revenue.  CRB also ranks #12 in Industrial Process.

Jul 14 2014

CRB Subject Matter Experts Driving Innovation at Autodesk University

CRB thought leaders are driving innovation in Virtual Design and Construction (VDC). Each year, VDC professionals from around the world gather for Autodesk University, the world's largest computer-aided design conference.
Jul 11 2014

CRB Opens Los Angeles Office

CRB has announced the opening of its Los Angeles, CA office to further support and develop its growing client base. CRB's decision to strengthen its Los Angeles presence stems from increasing involvement in the region and underscores a continued effort to be local to its clients.
Jun 30 2014

Herbalife Featured in Wholesale & Distribution Magazine - Summer 2014 Edition

Check out the Herbalife article published in Wholesale & Distribution Magazine - Summer 2014 edition - to learn more about Herbalife's 'seed-to-feed' supply chain strategy and their plan to double their size by 2020. CRB is proud to have been apart of this publication! 

Jun 16 2014

Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD receives Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

CRB is pleased to announce that Niranjan Kulkarni,PhD, Operations Specialist in our Boston Office, is now a certified Master Black Belt (Lean Six Sigma).
Jun 10 2014

CRB Featured in Philadelphia Business Journal "The List: Architectural Firms"

CRB was a new addition to the Philadelphia Business Journal last week, featured for the first time on “The List: Architectural Firms” at spot #24.  The list is based on 2013 local billings for the office, which totaled over $2 Million last year.
May 30 2014

Celgene Receives the ENR California Top Projects Award of Merit for Interior / Tenant Improvement

The Celgene Laboratory Tenant Improvement Project in San Diego, California recently received ENR California Top Projects Award of Merit for Interior/Tenant Improvement. By optimizing the collaborative benefits of design-build delivery, the project team completed this fast-track lab and office build-out ahead of schedule and under budget.

May 28 2014

Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD to Present at the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC)

‘Improving Efficiency of Downstream Operations in the Nutraceutical Industry’ by Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD, will be published in the proceedings of the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC).  Dr. Kulkarni will also present his paper on June 2 during the conference at the Palais des Congrés de Montréal in Canada.

May 14 2014

CRB Announces New Shareholders

CRB is pleased to announce the new Shareholders of CRB Consulting Engineers (Associates) and CRB Builders (Members).
May 09 2014

Doug Conrath Named as Principal

CRB is pleased to announce Doug Conrath, Western Region Leader, has been promoted to principal of the firm.

"Doug has been a key part of CRB's success almost since the very beginning – first as a client and for the last 22 years as an employee," says Jeff Biskup, President & CEO of CRB. "Since he joined the firm, Doug has always demonstrated strong leadership and technical skills, and the great vision of a strong leader. With Doug's support, we look forward to CRB's continued growth and future success."
Apr 16 2014

CRB Jumps 9 Spots on ENR's Top 500 Design Firms List

CRB jumps nine spots from 140 to 131 on ENR's Top 500 Design Firms List based on 2013 revenue growth. Each year, the Engineering News-Record provides their Top 500 Design Firms List, including domestic and international markets. Taken as a group, the Top 500 firms had design revenue of $92.69 billion in 2013, up 2.7% from $90.24 billion in 2012.
Apr 07 2014

CRB Presents at ISPE Technology Conference April 8th, 2014

Please join CRB at the ISPE Carolina-South Atlantic Chapter's 21st Annual Life Sciences Technology Conference. Marc Pelletier, PhD, Director of Process Technology will present during the Enabling Integrated Continuous Bioprocessing Session (NCBC BPD Track).
Apr 05 2014

Renee Benson to Speak at Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America

In early 2013 the Brewers Association engaged a technical team to develop a keg performance and safety guidelines for use by all U.S. brewing industry stakeholders. In this seminar, Renee Benson will introduce the guidelines, discuss research and methodology, and answer your questions about kegs and the BA's new keg performance guidelines.  
Apr 05 2014

Visit CRB at the Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference

Visit CRB at Booth 414 at the Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference and Expo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Mar 27 2014

UNPA Welcomes CRB as its Newest Member

SALT LAKE CITY (March 27, 2014) — The United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA), an international association of forward-looking companies dedicated to providing consumers with natural health products of superior quality, benefit and reliability, is pleased to welcome leading global design, construction and consulting firm CRB as its newest Science & Technology Services member.
Mar 24 2014

Biogen Idec Flexible Volume Manufacturing Project

Biogen Idec
Flexible Volume Manufacturing Project
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
Mar 24 2014

5 Ways CRB’s Operations Improvement (OI) Team Can Help Your Business

Profitability is the goal for any business. Improving your throughput, reducing inventory, and decreasing inefficiencies / wastes in your operations and process can all contribute to a more profitable business. CRB has Operations Improvement specialists who will deliver feasible, quantifiable and verifiable results to improve your bottom line.
Mar 24 2014

Master Planning Through Dynamic Simulation

An Integrated Approach to Master Planning Through Dynamic Simulation

When developing a master plan, enhancing your approach with process simulation will lead to more insightful facility and site decisions.
Mar 20 2014

CFD modeling drives innovative design at NetApp Global Dynamic Lab 2

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become an integral part of the design process for CRB's biotech, pharmaceutical and advanced technology clients. Our CFD modeling experts calculate air flow rates, model temperature distribution and airflow patterns to develop innovative solutions for our clients.
Mar 14 2014

Ken Ederington Advances CRB’s Architectural Presence in Southern California

CRB is excited to welcome Ken Ederington, RA to the Science and Technology (S&T) team as an Architectural Discipline Lead and Senior Laboratory Planner for Southern California.

 

Feb 21 2014

CRB to Provide Technical Training at ISPE LA’s Half Day Class

Noel Maestre will present on industry standards, codes, specification and general system design for High Purity Piping at ISPE Greater Los Angeles Chapter's High Purity Piping System Engineering Design and Installation Half Day Class.
Feb 14 2014

Neutrogena Presents CRB Builders with the First Erella Dimentstein Contractor of The Year Safety Award

Neutrogena Corporation recently recognized CRB with its first Erella Dimentstein Contractor of the Year Safety Award in recognition of outstanding Environmental, Health, Safety & Sustainability (EHS&S) compliance at Neutrogena.
Jan 22 2014

Alicia Maurer Named to ENR's Top 20 Under 40

CRB is proud to announce that Alicia Maurer, AIA, was selected as a recipient of ENR Mountain States Top 20 Under 40 award winners!
Dec 19 2013

CRB’s Don Holden Published in “Laboratory Design”

Associate, Certified Project Manager and Senior Electrical Specialist Don Holden authored an article for "Laboratory Design" entitled "The Celgene Project: Making the Impossible, Possible." The article addresses innovative design and construction approaches implemented on Celgene's 115,000-sq.-ft. Warm Core and Shell Laboratory Tenant Improvement in San Diego, California.
Dec 18 2013

CRB Wins Design-Build Award

CRB has received the 2013 "Honor Award" in the Rehabilitation/Renovation/Restoration (Under $10 million) category from the Design-Build Institute of America, Mid-America Region for the Ceva Biomune Laboratory project in Lenexa, Kansas. The "Honor Award" winner exemplifies the principles of interdisciplinary teamwork, innovation, and problem solving that characterize design-build delivery.

Dec 18 2013

Engineering News Record Recognizes Brad Watford and Amber Myers as 2014 Top 20 Under 40 Award Winners

CRB is proud to announce that Brad Watford, PE, and Amber Myers, PE, have been named as recipients of ENR's Top 20 Under 40 Award.

Nov 07 2013

CRB Names Local Leadership to Head New Maryland Office

Maryland's status as a hotbed of activity for the life sciences industry has fueled CRB's decision to open an office in Rockville to better serve its clients in the market. CRB is a leading provider of engineering, design and construction services for customers in the biotech, pharmaceutical and life sciences industries. The office, located along the I-270 corridor, opened late October and is CRB's twelfth U.S office; it is also a short distance from the Bio Maryland Innovation Center and is nestled amongst approximately 50 biopharmaceutical firms who call the Rockville / Gaithersburg area "home." CRB is ranked #2 by Engineering News Record (ENR) in the "Top 10 in Pharmaceuticals" in the country.
Nov 07 2013

BIM - Three Factors to Consider

Building Information Modeling – What Should You Ask For?

The most successful BIM workflows are achieved from sharing ideas and learning together. Here are three things every client should consider when requiring BIM:
Nov 05 2013

Innovator, Entrepreneur and Pharmaceutical/S&T End-User Jack Zarour Joins CRB

CRB gains an additional 40 years of experience in design and construction management of pharmaceutical and high technology industrial projects with the hire of Jack Zarour. Jack will assume the role of Quality Control Manager for CRB's Western Region operations. In this position, Jack will work and consult with CRB project teams and other senior CRB executives on key quality control issues and regulatory compliance implementation, providing a comprehensive end-user perspective and extensive knowledge of energy efficiencies and emerging environmentally saving technologies.
Oct 28 2013

CRB Presents at the 2013 ISPE Annual Meeting

If you are attending the ISPE Annual Meeting, please join us for the following sessions.
Oct 21 2013

James J. Scott joins CRB as General Counsel

James J. Scott has joined CRB as General Counsel. As an expert in engineering, construction and corporate law, Scott is responsible for representing CRB on all legal matters.
Oct 21 2013

CRB Staff Moderating at IMN 4th Annual Conference

CRB Staff Moderates at Financing, Investing & Real Estate Development for Data Centers
When: October 28-29, 2013
Where: San Jose, CA
Oct 18 2013

Distinguished Builder Chuck Glynn Joins CRB

We are pleased to announce that Chuck Glynn has joined CRB's Southern California operation as part of Senior Leadership for CRB Builders.
Oct 04 2013

CRB Opens Atlanta Office

Georgia's status as a burgeoning hub for the life sciences industry has fueled CRB's decision to open an office in Atlanta to better serve its clients in the market. CRB is a leading provider of engineering, design and construction services for customers in the biotech, pharmaceutical and life sciences industries. The office, located in the Palisades Office Park in the central perimeter area, opens on Oct. 1 and will be CRB's eleventh U.S office. CRB is ranked #2 by Engineering News Record (ENR) in the "Top 10 in Pharmaceuticals" in the country.
Sep 23 2013

CRB’s Maurer and Cochran Published In “Pharmaceutical Engineering”

CRB Architects Alicia Pandimos Maurer, AIA, LEED AP BD+C and Jessica Cochran, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP, collaborated to co-author an article for "Pharmaceutical Engineering" entitled "Construction Waste Reduction." The article, which is featured in the September/October issue of the ISPE technical magazine, presents the strategies and outcomes of implementing a plan to divert waste from landfills and back into the supply chain during construction for building demolition waste reduction.
Sep 19 2013

CRB Presents at I2SL 2013 Annual Conference

Visit CRB at 2013 I2SL Annual Conference
Booth # 8
September 24-26, 2013
Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Sep 12 2013

Dr. Hanselka to Provide an Overview of the New 2013 California Codes

Please join Dr. Hanselka at the ISPE San Francisco/Bay Area Chapter (ISPE) & Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE) half-day presentation Thursday, September 26th at the South San Francisco Conference Center, 255 South Airport Road, South San Francisco, CA 94080.
Aug 30 2013

CRB Can-Do Community Outreach Challenge

CRB's First Can-Do Community Challenge was a huge success! CRB offices nationwide collected non-perishable food items, school supplies, and donations to support local food banks and schools.
Aug 28 2013

Biotech Veteran Joe Morin Signs On with CRB

With over 20 years of experience in biotech engineering, Joe Morin comes to CRB as a Project Director.
Aug 08 2013

CRB Energy Expert Dana Etherington Published in ‘The Data Center Journal’

Mechanical Engineer and Certified Energy Manager Dana Etherington authored a cover story published in this month's issue of "The Data Center Journal," a magazine primarily focused on IT and design for Mission Critical facilities.
Aug 06 2013

CRB Named to Zweig’s “Hot Firm 2013” List of the Fastest-Growing Companies in A/E/P Industry

CRB, a global design, construction and consulting leader for advanced technology industries, announced today that it has been recognized by The Zweig Letter as the 88th fastest-growing company among architecture, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firms in the United States and Canada.
Aug 01 2013

Marc Pelletier Acknowledged in BioPharm International Magazine Article

CRB biotech thought-leader Marc Pelletier was recently acknowledged in a BioPharm International magazine article titled "Additional Challenges to the New Cleanroom Paradigm."
Jul 08 2013

CRB Ranked #2 in Pharmaceuticals for 2013

Each year the Engineering News-Record (ENR) publishes the Sourcebook listing the top engineering and construction firms around the globe.

Jun 24 2013

Congratulations Marika Hawes-Ruhrup

Marika Hawes-Ruhrup was elected as Secretary for the West Michigan Chapter of ASHRAE Board.
Jun 24 2013

Congratulations Ryan Callahan

Please join CRB in congratulating Ryan Callahan! Ryan was recently appointed as the Kalamazoo County Drafting Advisory Committee Chair!
Jun 20 2013

Mark von Stwolinski to speak at June 27th ISPE San Diego presentation

Please join Mark & CRB at the "Facilities in Transition" presentation Thursday, June 27, 2013 at Genentech, One Antibody Way, Oceanside, CA.

Speakers: Mark von Stwolinski, Vice President, Facility Integration at CRB, and Eric Hansen, Head of Biologics Support Operations, Gilead Sciences in Oceanside.
Jun 19 2013

Kevin M. Debbs Awarded the Credential of CPIP™

Please join CRB in congratulating Kevin M. Debbs who was awarded the credential of Certified Pharmaceutical Industry Professional™ (CPIP™) from the ISPE Professional Certification Commission (PCC)!
Jun 17 2013

Dr. Reinhard Hanselka Joins CRB as the Director of Code Compliance

CRB, a full service design, construction and consulting firm specializing in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, science and technology, mission critical, and advanced technology facilities, has announced that Dr. Reinhard Hanselka will join CRB as the Director of Code Compliance.
Jun 13 2013

CRB - Raleigh's Herbalife Project Featured in the News

CRB – Raleigh's Herbalife project featured on MyFox8.com WGHP-TV in Winston-Salem. CRB is doing the redesign and construction of the 792,000 sq. ft. GMP facility, which will begin production of Herbalife's popular dietary supplements in 2014.
Jun 12 2013

Paula Van Valkenburgh Named Chair of Michigan Board of Architects

Please join CRB in congratulating Paula Van Valkenburgh on being named Chair of the Michigan Board of Architects.
Jun 11 2013

CRB Introduces Steve Black as Science & Technology Senior Project Manager

CRB is excited to welcome Steve Black to the Science & Technology team as a senior project manager. Mr. Black will be located in the Kansas City office, but will work nationwide to provide business development and engineering services with intent to help grow the science & technology initiative at CRB. Black brings over 38 years of expertise that includes work in process/project engineering, design, facility operations and project and construction management. Mr. Black graduated from the University of Tulsa with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering and also earned his Master of Business Administration from the University of Missouri – Kansas City. He is a LEED Accredited Professional.
Jun 07 2013

Libby Virtue and Keith Higgins to Panel ISPE LA/LCI Presentation

Libby Virtue, Process Engineer at CRB, and Keith Higgins, Mechanical Engineer at CRB, will serve as panelists for the ISPE Los Angeles Chapter and Lean Construction Institute's presentation, "Transforming Project Delivery Through Technology". The event will focus on Baxter's LAMP project and is sponsored by DPR Construction and ProPharma Group.
May 21 2013

CRB Staff Moderating at IMN Conference

Financing, Investing & Real Estate Development for Data Centers

When:
May 30-31, 2013
May 15 2013

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Expert Dave DiProspero Joins CRB!

It is well known among residents that the Tri-State area of the Delaware Valley is a hot bed of activity for pharmaceutical research, development, and manufacturing. What many consumers in our region don't know is that there is an advanced engineering discipline that specializes in the design of facilities and processes to make such drugs available to the public. CRB, a consulting, engineering and construction provider focused on pharmaceutical facilities, is a top ranked US firm located in Plymouth Meeting– and it has just bolstered its capabilities with the new hire of pharmaceutical engineering expert Dave DiProspero.
May 08 2013

CRB Presents at Tradeline 2013 International Conference on Research Facilities

CRB is pleased to announce that Niranjan Kulkarni, PhD will be presenting at the 2013 International Conference on Research Facilities.
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