Robins & Morton Completes 450-Bed Miami Beach Convention Field Hospital Ahead of Schedule

Robins & Morton completed a 450-bed hospital built inside the Miami Beach Convention Center more than a full day ahead…

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Be the Helpers

Television host Fred Rogers used to say that in times of crisis we should all look for the helpers. On…

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Building Huntsville. Building America. Building a New Generation of Women in Construction.

“A small town, mostly farm land.” That’s how Senior VDC Coordinator, Hannah Harrison, and Senior Project Manager, Rallisa Jones, characterized…

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5 Ways VR and AR Will Change the Way We Build in the New Decade

At the end of 2019, virtual reality (VR) tech giant, Oculus, released its latest feature: hand tracking. In small Beta…

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Authenticity in Historic Preservation: Memphis Central Station Hotel

In April 2017, a small group of developers, architects, and construction managers gathered to walk through the deteriorating Central Station in downtown Memphis, Tennessee. They…

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  • AmTrak
  • BGKT Architects
  • Bounds & Gillespie
  • Central Station Hotel
  • Chad Evans
  • City of New Orleans
  • Danny Bounds
  • David Green
  • historic preservation
  • Kemmons Wilson
  • Matt Preisz
  • McLean Wilson
  • Memphis
  • National Park Service
  • Robins & Morton
  • Tennessee
  • Tennessee Historical Commission
  • Tony Bologna

AdventHealth Tampa, Robins & Morton Celebrate $256 Million Taneja Center for Innovative Surgery Tower Topping Out Virtually

Robins & Morton, AdventHealth Tampa, HuntonBrady Architects, TLC Solutions, and Jacobs Program Management celebrated the structural completion of the campus’ new, six-story surgical and patient…

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  • AdventHealth
  • Denyse Bales-Chubb
  • Florida
  • HuntonBrady Architects
  • Jacobs Program Management
  • Tampa
  • Taneja Center for Innovative Surgery
  • TLC Solutions

Going Paperless: Synching Cybersecurity with Efficiency Improvements

As the world continues to swap paper for screens, the amount of work completed digitally from start to finish is rising. Construction companies perpetuate this…

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  • artificial intelligence
  • cybersecurity
  • hackers
  • internet of things
  • World Password Day

The Name You Leave Behind

There’s a difference between a leader and a manager. For Superintendent Jeff Jones, that distinction extends from supporting his team on the jobsite to empowering…

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  • Alabama
  • Auburn University
  • Birmingham
  • community
  • Georgia
  • Hoover
  • Huntsville Hospital Orthopedic and Spine Tower
  • Jeff Jones
  • Mississippi
  • National Volunteer Month
  • North Carolina
  • San Antonio
  • service
  • Tennessee
  • Texas

Robins & Morton Completes 450-Bed Miami Beach Convention Field Hospital Ahead of Schedule

Robins & Morton completed a 450-bed hospital built inside the Miami Beach Convention Center more than a full day ahead of a very aggressive two-week…

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  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • COVID-19
  • field hospital
  • Johnathan Peavy
  • Miami
  • Miami Beach Convention Center
  • RLF Architects
  • Ron DeSantis
  • South Florida

Observing Earth Day Amid COVID-19: Sustainability and Humanity

It’s impossible not to notice that the beginning of spring looks a little different this year. Ball parks, schools, store shelves and restaurants sit empty,…

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  • COVID-19
  • Earth Day
  • economic
  • environmental
  • gratitude
  • social
  • Sustainability

Army Corps of Engineers Selects Robins & Morton to Convert Miami Beach Convention Center into a 450-Bed Field Hospital

Robins & Morton is converting 250,000 square feet of the Miami Beach Convention Center into a 450-bed field hospital, including isolation rooms. The Army Corps…

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  • Army Corps of Engineers
  • COVID-19
  • field hospital
  • Florida
  • Johnathan Peavy
  • Miami
  • Miami Beach Convention Center

Robins & Morton Receives Three National Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction Awards

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced Robins & Morton as the 2019 National Excellence in Construction Eagle Award winner for three projects in healthcare and…

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  • Alabama
  • Associated Builders and Contractors
  • Atrium Health Cabarrus Heart and Vascular Institute
  • Concord
  • Duke Health
  • Durham
  • Eagle Award
  • Excellence in Construction Awards
  • Huntsville
  • North Carolina
  • Sanmina Plant

Be the Helpers

Television host Fred Rogers used to say that in times of crisis we should all look for the helpers. On healthcare projects across the country,…

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  • 3D printing
  • Alabama
  • Baptist Health South Florida
  • Baptist Hospital of Miami
  • Broward North
  • coronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • critical care
  • face shields
  • Florida
  • HEPA Air Filters
  • Hollywood
  • Hope Tower
  • infection control panels
  • Memorial Regional Hospital
  • Miami
  • Pompano Beach
  • RADCON Clinic
  • Radiation Oncology
  • triage
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham

5 Benefits of Using Laser Scanning on Your Project

Like many industries, commercial construction has seen a number of technological advancements in recent years, yet few have had the impact of 3D laser scanning….

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  • collaboration
  • coordination
  • laser scanning
  • software
  • Virtual Design and Construction
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