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Ramski and Company assist University of Florida and P.K. Yonge

Posted on 09/18/13

Who says you can never go home? It is always so nice to be recognized by your alma mater and the University of Florida produced this great spotlight for one of our favorite projects . . .
http://www.dcp.ufl.edu/news/ind-alum-stays-connected-to-gainesville

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2013 Floor Focus features Ramski and Company in A & D Panel on Sustainability

Posted on 09/16/13

As the A&D community is a great driver in the greening of the built environment, the responses always challenge the flooring industry to improve on its path towards sustainability and transparency. This year, Collin Burry of Gensler, Patricia Malick of Array Architects and Jennifer Ramski of Ramski & Company offer their perspectives.

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P.K. Yonge K-5 school

Posted on 05/29/13

When Ramski and Company began programming the new open plan P.K. Yonge K-5 school for functional furnishings it became clear that each of the three learning communities had distinctly different challenges, focuses and priorities…

The K-1 learning group teachers focused on zones for activities and movement of students. We quickly found that their manipulatives are …

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Orange County Public Schools Zellwood Elementary, comprehensive renovation AIA Orlando Award, Honorable Mention

Posted on 05/13/13

Congratulations to DLR Group and special thanks to project manager Lindsey Paint Perez, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, on this award for the Zellwood Elementary comprehensive renovation.  Zellwood is the first OCPS LEED school largely due to Lindsey’s dedication to sustainable architecture as much of the certification work was a collaboration between volunteers, design and construction …

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K-5 school at P.K. Yonge

Posted on 04/02/13

Recently Ramski and Company became a part of the built environment team for the new K-5 school at P.K. Yonge, the laboratory school for the University of Florida in Gainesville. P.K. is Jennifer Ramski’s Alma Matter, so it was a pretty special project. Though starting very late in the process, The faculty, administration …

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Beacon College Administration Building Ribbon Cutting

Posted on 04/02/13

The ribbon cutting for the new Beacon College Administration Building in the heart of historic downtown Leesburg, Florida was very well attended and a great time for all who came to see the opening of the first new building for Beacon in its 23 year history . .

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So what is Beacon College?

Posted on 03/19/13

This past year Ramski & Company joined the design/construction team of Blaise Fiebach & Associates Architecture, Civil Engineering Solutions and Evergreen Construction to produce an 8,000 sq. ft. 2 story administration building at 105 E. Main Street in the heart of downtown Leesburg, Florida for Beacon College.
The first academic building constructed by Beacon College in …

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Healthcare Flooring Innovations

Posted on 10/30/12

Many building owners and facilities managers are looking at lots of exciting new flooring materials and combinations of materials for their hospitals, offices, labs, clinics, and center projects. Let’s look at some options:
Vinyl Composition Tile – VCT
Healthcare environments have historically featured miles and miles of VCT flooring. Initially, a very inexpensive floor covering …

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Medical Offices - Innovations in Healthcare Furnishings

Posted on 09/24/12

Recently the furniture world has experienced a wave of useful innovation. Superior design and attention to detail is filtering down to furniture. While it is happening in all market sectors, the most dramatic expression of innovation seems to be in healthcare product. Here are just a few examples of some excellent healthcare …

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Ramski & Company and Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Recognized with National Award

Posted on 06/19/12

Orlando, FL – The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children was named top healthcare project by Floor Focus Magazine for its 3rd annual Vision Design Awards. The national award celebrates the dynamic integration of flooring with a project’s overall interior architecture and design in five categories – hospitality, retail, corporate, healthcare …

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