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An Engineer’s Dream Job

When I was a kid, I knew that I was destined to be a structural engineer.  I was the one kid on my block with the largest Lego set who enjoyed building structures out of them and determining best ways to construct them. In high school, during one of my physics classes, the teacher taught us that a truss is an assembly of beams that creates a strong rigid structure. - Robert Zygmunt

[DT logo] Creativity in Design to Enrich Lives

The Design Thinkers Blog presents the diverse viewpoints of our team members. We hope you enjoy their perspective and ideas on all the things that inspire and excite them.  We are SLAM!

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COVID-19: Working beside our healthcare clients

Anticipation is key to staying on top of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our healthcare design teams across the country remain a relevant resource to healthcare clients in their search for responsible and rapid responses to growing patient needs.  

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SLAM Acquires Five Heery Architectural Design Practices from CBRE

Glastonbury, Conn., March 10, 2020 – The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM), a leading national architectural firm, announced today the strategic acquisition of five CBRE I Heery architectural design practices focused on healthcare, sports facilities and justice, which will be known as Heery Design, a SLAM Studio.

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SLAM Team Member Appointed Chair of CT GBC

GLASTONBURY, Conn., February 4, 2020 – Ross Spiegel, FAIA, FCSI, CCS, CCCA, LEED® AP, BD+C, a resident of Milford, CT, is a specifications coordinator for SLAM and was recently elected Chair of the Connecticut Green Building Council (CTGBC) Board of Directors for 2020.

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SLAM CS Receives 2019 DBIA – NE Gold Award

GLASTONBURY, CT – January 23, 2020S/L/A/M Construction Services (SLAM CS) has received a Design-Build Institute of America New England (DBIA – NE) Gold Award for the Out-Patient Suite Renovation at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, located in New Britain, Connecticut.  SLAM CS accepted the award at the 2019 DBIA New England Region Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner held on Jan. 21, 2020 at the Sheraton Framingham, MA.

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SLAM design-build team completes lighthouse surgery center

Hartford, Conn. – Jan. 15, 2020 – S/L/A/M Construction Services (SLAM CS) and the design-build team, joined Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, a member of Trinity Health Of New England, on Tuesday, Jan. 14 at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the 35,000-square foot, $26 million Lighthouse Surgery Center at 129 Woodland Street in Hartford.