Starstruck “Battle of the North” VEX Competition

Congratulations to the Shasta High School Robotics Club on a successful Battle of the North VEX competition this weekend! Robotics club coach and event organizer Brian Grigsby hosted 13 high schools at the competition on Saturday, January 21st at Shasta High School in Redding, CA. Two of Shasta High’s robotics  teams will advance to the State Championship in February. One of the Shasta High teams won three awards, Excellence Award, Design Award and the Robot Skills Champion Award. NMR is…
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Local News Features NMR’s Design of Proposed Riverfront Project

NMR has created a proposed design for a section of Redding riverfront property on Park Marina Drive. NMR Principal Les Melburg shared about the proposed project with KRCR and the Redding Record Searchlight. Read the full article KRCR here and the Record Searchlight piece here. See NMR’s animation of the proposed project below.

Shasta VEX Robotics Attends CA State Championship

Two of Redding’s own Shasta High School Robotics VEX teams competed against top robotics teams in the state, last weekend at the VEX State Championships in San Jose. The Shasta High teams learned a lot about robotics, and are excited to implement new ideas and improvements next year. NMR is proud to sponsor the Shasta High School Vex Robotics Club and their endeavors to advance STEM education and robotics in the North State. Keep up the great work!

School Construction 101 and 201

The 38th annual Coalition for Adequate School Housing, C.A.S.H. Conference in Sacramento last month included some great school construction tips in School Construction 101 and School Construction 201. Here are some presentation highlights. Register to join C.A.S.H.’s upcoming webinar on State’s School Facility Program 101, here. To learn more about C.A.S.H. and their annual conference visit, https://www.cashnet.org.

NMR Presents at Analy STEM Career Day

If you’ve ever wondered if STEM Career Days really make a difference for students, the answer is YES! After career day presentations, NMR frequently will hear from students who weren’t previously interested in STEM fields who want to learn more about the industry or apply for an internship to see if architecture is a good fit for them. On Tuesday, March 7th NMR Project Representatives Todd Junker and Lauren Malbrough attended the STEM career day at Analy High School in…
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Drone Imagery and Architecture

NMR’s newest and perhaps most exciting addition to the firm’s visualization studio is drone imagery. Drones have commonly been used in a variety of industries to obtain aerial images. NMR’s drone imagery not only allows the firm to obtain sweeping aerial images, but also allows the firm to gather site data, optimize building design around views from specific heights and unique perspectives.