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Firstfloor and SfL+a Featured in ASCENT Magazine

SfL+a Architects and Firstfloor were featured in two articles in Ascent Magazine’s Summer 2018 edition, How Precast Builds K-12 Schools:…

Firstfloor Energy Positive Wins ‘Best Projects’ Award in 18th Annual ENR Southeast Competition

Engineering News-Record, the leading trade publication for engineering and construction professionals, has announced the winners of its 18th annual Best…

Energy Positive Schools: Sandy Grove Middle School

It’s been 12 years since the concept of Sandy Grove Middle School originated. Since then, SfL+a Architects and Firstfloor Energy…

Energy Positive Schools: Benefits to Student Health and Safety

  How do we empower the engineers of the future? By getting them involved with the tech of today. At…

Jones County New PK-12 School: Construction Update

Construction on the new energy-positive PK-12 school in Jones County began 7 months ago. The building is on schedule to…

Hollow-Core Concrete Plank Floor and Roof Systems: What Are They? What Do They Offer? And They Save Money?

Innovation is a core value for SfL+a Architects and Firstfloor. We study the newest technologies, select the most efficient systems,…

Two Energy Positive Schools in Horry County Honored

SfL+a Architects and Firstfloor Energy Positive (Firstfloor) announce that two Horry County public schools have been awarded nominations under the…

Largest zero-energy office building in the Southeast U.S. planned in Raleigh!

Check out this great article written about our City Gateway Project! https://bit.ly/2Io71Ke

Wake County’s Ticket to Success

By: Robbie Ferris AIA, REFP, LEED AP CEO – SfL+a Architects/Firstfloor Be the change you want to see in the…

Robbie Ferris Named Top 25 Newsmaker by ENR

Architect Robbie Ferris is on a mission to alter radically the delivery model and performance of K-12 schools https://www.enr.com/articles/43785-architects-energy-positive-k-12-schools-offer-a-twist

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