May 11, 2023

Pepper Construction's NET ZERO Open House

Pepper Construction hosted community members and some of the design team over for drinks in their new headquarters. This building is not only highly sustainable but beautiful. With open space, exposed brick, and plentiful natural light, it is a great place to gather. Thank you for partnering with us, Pepper!
March 15, 2023

UC DAAP Notable Spotlight

UC puts the spotlight on our CEO, Chad Edwards. School of Architecture Alumnus, 1994, he writes, "You were made for some definite purpose; our lives are not to be spent on ourselves." Read the full post below:
January 18, 2023

The Clifton Cultural Arts Center is renewing community in Cincinnati!

Explore the Clifton Cultural Arts Center site and check out our very own renderings and the Cincinnati Enquirer's take on the future space.
December 12, 2022

Finneytown Elementary is on track for LEED Gold

Finneytown Elementary School is projected to reach LEED Gold standards, making this a healthy, high-performing learning environment for students in grades K-6. The design features collaboration areas, makerspaces, and a gathering stair.
December 6, 2022

West Chester Fire Station 73 takes home Bronze!

West Chester Fire Station 73 won Bronze in FIREHOUSE Station Design Awards, Satellite Category. Check out page 101 in the link below for more information on this award-winning project.
December 4, 2022

the brand refresh!

Change is inevitable, and just like anything good and living we adapt. We are excited to work through a brand refresh. Be on the lookout for some new emersion updates in 2024.
December 1, 2022


This historic building sat vacant in Lockland, OH for 25 years before Pepper Construction, emersion DESIGN LLC, and CMTA investigated sustainable design strategies. This space will be transformed into Pepper Construction's Headquarters. It is on track for Zero Energy and Zero Carbon office space. We could not be more excited about a project! Read more about below:
October 31, 2022

Cincinnati Public Radio's NEW Headquarters is in motion!

This project harnesses the power of the arts through intentional use of green space and a vibrant design. See for yourself! Check out our guided walk through below:
October 14, 2022

Bethany School goes Platinum!

The Bethany School was awarded LEED® Platinum for its two academic buildings! Their campus features a geothermal energy system to harness the natural temperature of the earth and reduce energy consumption. This place is TRULY advancing society!
October 10, 2022

Little Miami receives TWO awards!

In addition to receiving an outstanding project award from Learning By Design, Little Miami Early Childhood Development Center is officially LEED Gold!