Category Archives: Community

A Glimpse at the Modular Process

06/15/18: Recently, Michael Shilale Architects, LLP invited staff and clients considering modular construction to watch as a new piece of modular building was being assembled at the Jesse Kaplan school site.

This "floor-less" modular building is different from most. They have no "floor" and so are designed to sit on a concrete slab, eliminating the need for a crawl space. The individual parts are built off site and transported on trucks to the construction site. From there, pieces are lifted by a crane and gently placed down where workers will weld the sections together.

RBA Pinnacle Award 2018

5/3/18: At the Rockland Business Association’s Annual Recognition Award, we honored the many Rockland business leaders as well as our own Michael Shilale, receiving the coveted Pinnacle Awards. This was a great night to celebrate the present and future efforts of the many businesses in Rockland. The winners of each award are as follows: Pinnacle Award…
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NYSSBA Expo

11/15/2017: From October twelfth to the fourteenth, the New York State School Boards Association, (NYSSBA) held its’ 98th Annual Convention and Educational Expo. Held at Lake Placid, at an elevation of around 1,900 feet, NYSSBA’s theme of “Taking Education to New Heights” seemed appropriate. Michael Shilale Architects, LLP (MSA) couldn’t be prouder to have been a…
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RBA Green Council is on the Air

06/02/2017: Michael Shilale, AIA co-hosted another radio show on WRCR 1700AM last week. Michael, a partner in the Architectural Firm Michael Shilale Architects, LLP (MSA),  is also the Chair of the RBA's Green Council.   Michael enjoyed some playful banter with his co host Bill Madden the director of communications for SUEZ NY and their guests.  …
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MSA’s Newest EXCEL Project Ahead of Schedule and Under Budget

11/10/2015: by Pattie Simone New City, NY  - Michael Shilale Architects, LLP, a leading Rockland County architecture, engineering  and energy efficiency consulting firm, announces that the final phase of a $15 million dollar Capital Improvement Program for the North Rockland Central School District (NRCSD) was dedicated last week. According to Michael Shilale, founding partner of…
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