New York, October, 2017

Kabi Pandey Promoted to Vice President and Principal

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers is pleased to announce that Kabi Pandey, Director of Institutional Projects, is the firm’s newest Vice President and Principal. Kabi is a 10-year veteran of the firm and resident authority on engineering design for the New York City School Construction Authority (SCA) and other public agencies and institutions. He was previously an associate principal at the firm.

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New York, October, 2017

193,000 SF of Strategically Unconventional Space for Boston Consulting Group

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) garnered the 2017 ENR New York Region Best Project for its inventive 193,000 sf headquarters at 10 Hudson Yards. Lilker Associates, teaming with Gardiner & Theobald, Gensler and Structure Tone, provided mechanical, electrical and fire/life safety engineering services for the project.

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Falls Church, VA, September, 2017

News from Lilker EMO

Lilker EMO Energy Solutions has been busy expending energy to save energy for a number of high profile projects in the New York and Mid-Atlantic regions. Working seamlessly with the design and construction teams, Lilker EMO is realizing the energy efficiencies intended while guaranteeing occupant comfort.

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NEW YORK, NY, April, 2017

Lilker earns top engineering award for The Beekman Hotel and Residences

RFI client Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers was honored with a 2017 Diamond Award for Engineering Excellence from ACEC New York for MEP design of The Beekman Hotel and Residences. Recently ranked #3 on Travel + Leisure’s 2017 list of best new hotels in the world, the project was awarded for innovative MEP/Fire Protection design, providing a solution to difficult applications where architecture and structure do not permit conventional methods of smoke control.

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NEW YORK, NY, March, 2017

Lilker engineers L'Oréal's 400K SF Hudson Yards HQ for beauty and functionality

At its new 10 Hudson Yards headquarters, L’Oréal USA has succeeded in translating the company’s exacting aesthetic and sustainability goals to the corporate workspace.

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NEW YORK, NY, February, 2017

Lilker EMO Energy Solutions Promotes Justin Baker to Managing Director

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers announces that Justin Baker, PE, LEED AP, has been named Managing Director of the firm’s energy solutions subsidiary. A Certified Energy Manager, Existing Building Commissioning Professional and ACG-certified Commissioning Authority, Justin previously held the position of Vice President and Director of Commissioning at Lilker EMO Energy Solutions. Along with his new title, Justin serves as a principal and holds equity interest in the firm.

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NEW YORK, NY, September, 2016

Lilker Completes First Flood Resilient Schools in Brooklyn for SCA

Leading a team of consultants, Lilker Associates designed and monitored the recent construction and installation of state-of-the-art flood gates and barriers at PS 90K (2840 West 12th Street) and IS 303K (501 West Avenue), marking substantial completion of the first flood resilient facilities in Brooklyn for the New York City School Construction Authority.

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NEW YORK, NY, September, 2016

Sound masking an antidote to the popular open floor plan concept

Lilker TSG's Lloyd Jeffords explores sound privacy in the workplace today and discusses sound masking in Real Estate Weekly.

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NEW YORK, NY, August, 2016

A Major Step in Energy Efficiency Lawmaking

Something major happened in a relatively minor New York City bill near the close of last year. On December 7, 2015, as a step towards the City’s 80x50 goal to reduce citywide carbon emissions 80% by the year 2050, the New York City Council passed bill 0609-A-2015 which requires all new city buildings or city owned buildings undergoing an HVAC retrofit to undergo a geothermal energy feasibility study.

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FALLS CHURCH, VA, August, 2016

Lilker EMO Achieves LEED Gold for UMD’s Prince Frederick Hall

Exceeding targeted energy efficiency goals, Lilker EMO Energy Solutions and team partners WDG Architects and Clark Construction have successfully delivered a LEED Gold project for the University of Maryland (WMD) in College Park.

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NEW YORK, NY, July, 2016

Lilker Engineers Likes Midtown South, Renews and Expands to 24K SF

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers has signed an early renewal and expansion for its headquarters at 1001 Avenue of the Americas to 24,000 square feet.

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NEW YORK, NY, June, 2016

Back-to-back ribbon cuttings for Lilker projects

The ribbon cutting ceremony for Metropolitan College of New York's (MCNY) new campus in Manhattan's Financial District on May 8 marked the first of two ceremonies in a month for Lilker Associates. On June 9 Lilker was also in attendance for the grand opening of New York Presbyterian/Queen's state-of-the-art Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center in Jackson Heights.

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NEW YORK, NY, June, 2016

Beekman Hotel to open in August

Lilker EMO performed whole building energy modeling, comprehensive energy analysis, and assessment of building systems and configurations for the design and construction of the Beekman Avenue apartment and hotel building.

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NEW YORK, NY, May, 2016

Lilker EMO Energy Solutions helps deliver LEED Platinum to Baltimore's Center for Parks & People

Energy modeling and commissioning experts Lilker EMO Energy Solutions played a key role in achieving LEED Platinum for The Center for Parks & People at Auchentoroly Terrace in Baltimore City. The project, designed by Ziger/Snead Architects and built by Lewis Contractors, is only the second in Baltimore to earn the highest rating possible from the U.S. Green Building Council.

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NEW YORK, NY, February, 2016

Lilker's New York Office announces staff promotions

Recognizing the efforts of its dedicated team, Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers has promoted ten of its MEP Engineering and Technology Solutions staff in Manhattan. The growing, 120-plus member firm specializes in all areas of building systems engineering design, technology, lighting and energy services.

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NEW YORK, NY, December, 2015

Lilker Promotes Michael Leonick and Louis Licameli to Vice President

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers announced the promotion of Michael Leonick, P.E., LEED AP, and Louis Licameli, P.E., LEED AP, to Vice President. Now holding equity positions, both Leonick and Licameli are longstanding members of the Lilker team who have successfully assumed increased management roles over the 10-plus years they have been with the firm.

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NEW YORK, NY, November, 2015

Bruce Lilker named NYREJ's Executive of the Month

Bruce LIlker, founder and president of Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers: an engineer with vision.

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NEW YORK, NY, October, 2015

Healthcare expert Louis Piccirillo joins Lilker Associates

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers announced the recent appointment of Louis Piccirillo, PE, as Senior Healthcare Engineer in the firm's MEP Engineering Division in Manhattan. Piccirillo is a seasoned engineer with healthcare expertise, and has three decades of experience designing systems for nearly every type of facility.

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NEW YORK, NY, September, 2015

Bruce Lilker co-chairs ACE Mentor Program event

On September 17, 2015, The ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York celebrated its annual Fall Cocktail Event at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum.

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NEW YORK, NY, September, 2015

Lilker reaches new heights with The Beekman

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers joined the celebration last month to mark the topping out at The Beekman Hotel and Residences, a milestone for the project and for the Manhattan based MEP firm. The 651.5 ft. Beekman Tower is the tallest building designed by Lilker. It is also one of the more complex projects the company has worked on in recent years.

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NEW YORK, NY, September, 2015

David Cyr talks LEDs with Real Estate Weekly

Architects have long specified LEDS for specialized cove, façade and backlighting applications due to their small size and typically wide light distribution, but advances in output and standardization are moving the technology—once limited to the realm of specific tasks—to an archetype for general lighting, closing the chasm between efficiency and light quality.

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NEW YORK, NY, August, 2015

Lilker EMO's Eric Oliver makes news in energy engineering

In a recently published article in the Journal of the Association of Energy Engineers (2015, Vol. 112, No.4), Lilker EMO Energy Solutions Managing Director Eric Oliver, a leader in the field of energy management, states the case for a new and more effective type of energy audit.

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NEW YORK, NY, August, 2015

Socrates and Jagoda promoted to senior positions

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers has promoted Gregory Socrates, CEM, to Senior Associate in the Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing division of its Manhattan office. At wholly owned subsidiary Lilker EMO Energy Solutions in Falls Church, VA, Donald Jagoda, LEED AP, has been named Senior Energy Engineer.

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NEW YORK, NY, June, 2015

Lilker Associates welcomes electrical engineer Steven Eriquez

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers announces the addition of Steven Eriquez, PE, LEED AP, to its Project Management staff in the Manhattan office. Eriquez will be responsible for supervising key projects in the residential and commercial sectors, including condominium conversions and large scale retail and mixed-use facility systems design

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NEW YORK, NY, May, 2015

Lilker Engineers NYC Home for upscale Zuma, a global dining destination

Globally renowned modern Izakaya Japanese restaurant Zuma has arrived at 261 Madison Avenue in New York City. Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers helped convert half of the first floor and the entire second floor of this Sapir-owned office building into an ultra-luxe, elegant restaurant that combines New York style and sophistication with Zuma's world-renowned, signature aesthetic.

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ACE Menr Program
NEW YORK, NY, March, 2015

Lilker Associates promotes two executives to Associate Principal at NYC headquarters

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers announces the promotion of Jose Rivera, PE, LEED AP, Director of Plumbing and Fire Protection, and John Hassett, Director of Technology Solutions Group, to Associate Principal.

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ACE Menr Program
NEW YORK, NY, December, 2014

Lilker Associates adds full MEP engineering design capabilities at DC area office

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers announces the opening of a full-service MEP engineering design office in the Washington, DC area, under the direction of Jeffrey Hildreth, PE, LEED AP.

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ACE Menr Program
NEW YORK, NY, November, 2014

Lilker launches new e-newsletter

We invite you to review the inaugural issue of Lilker's e-newsletter, Project Trends & Technologies, a re-launch of our longstanding print newsletter. Our goal is to provide you with information on what's new in the built environment in New York City, an ever-changing tableau of neighborhoods, industries, tastes, styles, codes and requirements..

Newsletter, Fall 2014
ACE Menr Program
NEW YORK, NY, September, 2014

Bruce Lilker chairs successful ACE Mentor Program event at 4 WTC

Lilker Associates President Bruce Lilker served as event chairman of the 8th annual ACE Mentor Program of Greater New York Fall Cocktail Event held at #4 World Trade Center on September 17, 2014. The event showcases an iconic new building in the city each year, and benefits the program that mentors high school students in careers in architecture, construction and engineering.

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New York Real Estate Journal
NEW YORK, NY, August, 2014

Lilker helps Shutterstock's new offices deliver
the right image

Recent MEP, fire protection, IT cabling and security infrastructure work on Shutterstock's new offices in the Empire State Building remind us why we love what we do at Lilker. The notable project was covered in Business Insider with a feature-length article and pictorial spread. (Click here for the story and many more amazing images.)

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New York Real Estate Journal
NEW YORK, NY, August, 2014

Lilker EMO energy audit saves SUNY College of Optometry more than $140,000 annually

Helping SUNY College of Optometry comply with New York City and State requirements, Lilker EMO Energy Solutions recently completed a Local Law 87-equivalent energy audit (NYS Law 88) at the school's 17-story, 298,000 sq. ft. facility in midtown Manhattan under NYS Law 88..

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New York Real Estate Journal
NEW YORK, NY, August, 2014

Lilker taps audiovisual designer to expand Technology Solutions Group

Manhattan-based Lilker Associates, an MEP engineering, energy, lighting design and technology consulting firm, announces that innovative audiovisual expert Lloyd Jeffords, CTS, has joined the growing company.

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New York Real Estate Journal
New York Real Estate Journal, June, 2014

Lilker Engineers assists in transformation of La Salle's Park Central Hotel New York

The 25-story Park Central Hotel New York, 870 Seventh Ave. between 55th and 56th Sts., has seen plenty of renovations in its 86 years but none as inventive as the latest by La Salle Hotel Properties, a real estate investment trust that purchased the property in 2012.

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Palaces for People
NEW YORK, NY, June, 2014

Lilker launches Lighting Group with David Cyr as director

Lilker announces the creation of its new architectural lighting division, Lilker Lighting Group (LLG).

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Palaces for People
NEW YORK, NY, April, 2014

Lilker supports Palaces for People exhibit

Lilker Associates is proud to be a supporter of the exhibition, Palaces for the People: Guastavino and the Art of Structural Tile.


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Serge Budzen
FALLS CHURCH, VA, October 21, 2013

Lilker EMO delivers LEED® Silver for Navy Laboratory

Lilker EMO Energy Solutions recently helped a U.S. Navy lab earn a Leadership in Environment and Energy Design (LEED) silver certification for its $3.5 million, 8,100 square foot aircraft software/systems testing facility.

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Serge Budzen
NEW YORK, NY, July 8, 2013

Lilker ranked one of the top 10 multidisciplinary
engineering firms to work for

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers, a multidisciplinary MEP engineering firm headquartered in Manhattan with offices on Long Island and in Falls Church, VA, was named one of the best firms to work for by ZweigWhite, publisher of CE News and Structural Engineer magazines.

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NEW YORK, NY, May 1, 2013

Lilker acquires DC-based EMO Energy Solutions

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers, a multidisciplinary MEP engineering firm with offices in Manhattan and Long Island, announces the acquisition of EMO Energy Solutions (EMO), a Falls Church, VA-based company in the DC Metro area specializing in energy audits, energy modeling, commissioning and LEED® consultation services.

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NEW YORK, NY, March 27, 2012

Lilker Associates expands engineering firm ownership

Lilker Associates Consulting Engineers, a multidisciplinary MEP and technology engineering firm, announced that two longtime firm members, Steven Hammer, P.E., LEED AP, and David Tanenbaum, P.E., LEED AP, have been named senior vice presidents and will now hold equity interest in the company. Established in 1985, Lilker has offices in midtown Manhattan and on Long Island.

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Real Estate Weekly, December 31, 2008

Engineering firm thrives on diversity


An interview with Bruce Lilker, founder and president of Lilker Associates consulting Engineers.


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