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Arium AE is consistently recognized among the top architectural, engineering, and interior design firms in the Mid-Atlantic region thanks to our track record of consistently delivering buildable design solutions through an efficient, client-centered process that keeps every project on schedule and within budget.

Since our founding in 1988, we have built long-term relationships with some of our region’s most demanding public and private sector clients, who return to Arium again and again for value-added, functional design and efficient, innovative engineering solutions that support the unique objectives of each project.

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Music and Arts

by Arium
05 01 2018

A formal welcome and reception space is made inviting through vibrant colors and transparency.

Arium AE began working with Music and Arts representatives from the onset of the project to assist with the conceptualization of a collaborative space that met today’s modern office standards but could also accommodate Music and Arts’ technical studio requirements.

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New 2017 NEC Meeting Room Requirements. Here’s what you need to know.

by Arium
04 17 2018
Graphic representation of new 2017 NEC 210.71 “Meeting Room” requirements
A common directive we hear from clients during the design development phase is that they need electrical receptacles laid out in the space as required by code. It might be a surprise for some to hear that the National Electrical Code does not include specific outlet layout or minimum quantity requirements for receptacles in non-residential spaces.

With the introduction of the 2017 NEC, that is about to change.

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