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August 2019The Alaska Design Forum features SITU in their multi-city lecture series, titled Polar Shift

Founding Partner Brad Samuels spends a week in Alaska, giving lectures about SITU’s interdisciplinary business model at cities across the state.

August 2019The Providence River Pedestrian Bridge opens in Rhode Island—SITU Fabrication’s first public infrastructure project

The Providence River Pedestrian Bridge opens to the public, reconnecting neighborhoods divided by the outdated I-195 interstate highway. The project includes sinuous hardwood cladding that SITU Fabrication design-engineered for architecture firm inFORM studio.

July 2019SITU Fabrication President Michael Brotherton discusses design assist at the Center for Architecture

Michael Brotherton, President of SITU Fabrication, joins a panel exploring the design assist process at AIANY’s Center for Architecture.

July 2019officeinsight — "Three-pronged Accomplishments at SITU"

officeinsight spotlights SITU and our cross-divisional work in their July issue.

June 2019SITU Fabrication hosts annual summer Open House

Our annual open house brought together hundreds of New York City’s design leaders, construction professionals, artists and creative practitioners for an evening of drinks and conversation at our Brooklyn Navy Yard fabrication shop. Our partners and staff shared insights into our latest techniques and ongoing projects.

May 2019Brooklyn Designs features SITU’s Brooklyn Museum benches

This weekend, our custom benches designed for our Brooklyn Museum Visitor Experience are featured in BROOKLYN DESIGNS—a design fair spotlighting Brooklyn’s creative economy.

April 2019Partner Brad Samuels joins Libraries as Places symposium at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge

This April, partner Brad Samuels joins the Libraries as Places symposium at New York University’s Institute for Public Knowledge to share our work with the Brooklyn Public Library to transform community spaces across the borough.

April 2019Senior Project Manager Daniel Nissimov discusses sustainable fabrication at Facades+ conference

SITU Fabrication presents Sustainable Building with Modified Wood at the Facades+ conference in New York, alongside architects Studio V and material innovators reSAWN and ACCYS Group.

March 2019SITU Fabrication leads thermoforming workshop at Porcelanosa showroom

Together with solid surface manufacturer Krion, SITU Fabrication co-hosts a workshop and demonstration on architectural thermoforming techniques.

March 2019SITU hosts Cooper Union Spring Trustees and Alumni Reception

SITU cohosts the Cooper Union's Spring Trustees and Alumni Reception alongside fellow Cooper alumni and Brooklyn Navy Yard neighbor Crye Precision.

December 2018SITU shares its interdisciplinary practice as part of Harvard GSD lecture series

Partner Brad Samuels joins Harvard Graduate School of Design for a second year to unpack SITU's interdisciplinary approach to architecture.

October 2018SITU presents at Georgia Tech's Digital Building Lab Symposium

As technology is increasingly shaping our experience of the built environment, Partner Brad Samuels presents how SITU's interdisciplinary practice leverages digital and physical design methods to shape the built environment.

October 2018SITU speaks at The University of Utah’s School of Architecture, presenting new metrics for success within the field

As part of their School of Architecture Lecture Series on ETHOS, SITU discusses the role of user empowerment in architecture projects.

October 2018SITU hosts Workplace Wednesday event with Center for Architecture

We host a Workplace Wednesday tour of our fabrication shop and design studio as part of Center for Architecture's Archtober event series.

September 2018MIT Design Club: A Conversation with SITU

SITU joins the MIT Design Club for an overview of SITU’s interdisciplinary practice and a broader discussion on design-thinking as an opportunity for entrepreneurship and problem-solving across a wide range of industries.

September 2018AIANY Technology Committee tours SITU Fabrication and Brooklyn Navy Yard

SITU Fabrication hosts the AIA New York's Technology Committee for a tour of our fabrication shop, as part of a Brooklyn Navy Yard tour to explore current digital technology used in the AEC industry.

July 2018Architizer A+Awards announces Solar Canopy as best of 2018

Solar Canopy was awarded best of 2018 as a Popular Choice Winner in Building Products - Roofs.

July 2018Architizer A+Awards announces Joseph D. Jamail Lecture Hall as best of 2018

Joseph D. Jamail Lecture Hall was awarded best of 2018 as a Jury Winner.

June 2018SITU Fabrication hosts A’18 Conference open house

We invited friends, colleagues and conference attendees into our space to learn how digital fabrication produces inventive solutions as part of the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018.

May 2018SITU Fabrication project for LTL Architects receives NYCxDESIGN award

LTL Architects’ Joseph D. Jamail Lecture Hall awarded best in education from NYCxDESIGN in a ceremony hosted by Interior Design and ICFF.

April 2018SITU Fabrication project for Slade Architecture receives two design awards from AIA|LA

The awards are presented as part of the 15th annual AIA|LA Restaurant Design Awards program in recognition of spaces that “tantalize” while also meeting demanding functional needs.

April 2018SITU receives the President’s Citation Award for outstanding achievement in architecture from The Cooper Union

Presented at Cooper’s 2018 commencement, the award is given to alumni who have made important contributions to art, architecture, engineering or interdisciplinary studies.

March 2018Interior Design features LTL Architects’ “futuristic ceiling” fabricated by SITU Fabrication

Interior Design features the coffered ceiling system of one of Columbia University’s most prominent lecture halls, designed by LTL Architects and fabricated by SITU Fabrication.

January 2018Partner Wes Rozen discusses the role of making in architecture at Columbia GSAPP

On January 26, 2018, SITU’s Wes Rozen joins a panel at Columbia University to discuss SITU’s fabrication practice and its productive role in forward-thinking design projects. The panel—organized by GSAPP’s Fabrication Lab Director Josh Jordan—brings together New York-based architects, designers and entrepreneurs who are developing unique approaches to making and fabricating objects and architecture.

November 2017Lecture on SITU's interdisciplinary practice at Harvard GSD

SITU’s Brad Samuels will give a lecture on SITU’s interdisciplinary approach to architecture at Harvard on Monday, November 27th. Sharing SITU’s story as an alternative firm model, Brad will explore how this nontraditional perspective has informed the firm’s output, staff and vision.

October 2017Interior Design — "TYME Kiosk by SITU Pops Up in Times Square"

ID features our retail pop-up for TYME Food.

September 2017SITU's Michael Brotherton joins the AIANY’s Technology Committee as co-chair

Brotherton, VP of Operations at SITU Fabrication, was appointed Co-Chair of the AIANY Technology Committee, alongside Alexandra Pollock, the Director of Design Technology at FXCollaborative.

June 2017The Architect's Newspaper — "SITU unveils their modular and reconfigurable space for Turntable Lab"

Architect's Newspaper delves into SITU's work with Turntable Lab, a retail outlet for a worldwide community of music-lovers.  

April 2017SITU creates trophy for Urban Land Institute's Awards for Excellence

We were selected by the New York chapter of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) to design and fabricate their Awards for Excellence in Development.

October 2016SITU wins the Center for Architecture's First Annual Pumpkitecture Contest

Our "concrete pumpkin void" earned a "Pritzker Pumpkin" from the AIANY.