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Trautman Associates Announces Management Changes

Trautman Associates Announces Management Changes Trautman Associates, an architectural and engineering firm with a staff of 48 professionals, announces the following changes to its management team, effective January 4, 2010. Richard J. Stievater, AIA has stepped aside as President of the firm and will continue as a consultant and play an active role in many of the firm’s projects. He is...

Engineering Firm Joins Trautman Associates

Engineering Firm Joins Trautman Associates Trautman Associates, an architectural and engineering firm, announces the C. G. Jones Engineering firm, located in the Larkin Building, Buffalo, has joined Trautman Associates. Trautman’s employment grows to 48 diverse professionals at its office at 470 Franklin Street, Buffalo, offering a full spectrum of design services. John F. Daly, P.E.,...

Trautman Associates recipient of 2009 Preservation Buffalo Niagara Award

Trautman Associates recipient of 2009 Preservation Buffalo Niagara Award Trautman Associates, a Buffalo architectural and engineering firm, has been honored by Preservation Buffalo Niagara for its "exemplary historic preservation efforts" in the rehabilitation of the Felician Sisters of St. Francis 136,000 SF Provincial House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places and located on Doat Street on the Buffalo/...

Frizlen Group, Architects: Western New York Sustainable Energy Association Trust

Frizlen Group, Architects: Western New York Sustainable Energy Association Trust The Frizlen Group has received an award from the Western New York Sustainable Energy Association Trust for outstanding leadership in sustainable design for the conversion of a school building into a mixed-use facility utilizing energy-efficient technologies and other sustainable elements. The award was presented to Karl Frizlen, AIA, LEED AP on...

Frizlen Group Architects honored

Frizlen Group Architects honored At the Buffalo-Niagara Green Expo, Frizlen Group Architects was honored as a recipient of the 2010 Western New York Green Business Award. TFG received this award because "the building designs of the Frizlen Group integrate the most innovative green technology strategies with the most financial benefits; these green technology strategies include PV...

Frizlen Group, Architects: Rebuilding Buffalo’s West Side, one building at a time

Rebuilding Buffalo’s West Side, one building at a time For decades it served as a neighborhood school on Buffalo’s West Side, opening its doors in 1928 as Annunciation School, and closing in 2005 when it was known as Catholic Academy. For the next four-plus years, it stood quiet. No more bells. No more announcements. No more students. Located at 257 Lafayette Ave., it’s a building that may very well...

Synthesis, LLP: Synthesis completes plans for Mercedes-Benz of North Palm Beach

Mercedes-Benz North Palm Beach, Florida, a Synthesis project, recently broke ground to begin construction on a newly designed showroom. This project is a major new four-story, 200,000 square foot facility which will contain 36 service bays, a parking structure, and a large, state-of-the-art showroom, in a multilevel scheme. The dealership is being...

DeStefano Architects: Forbes.com ranks Portsmouth as a 'pretty city'

DeStefano Architects: Forbes.com ranks Portsmouth as a 'pretty city' Seacoast residents can see Portsmouth is an attractive place to live, work and play, but now that Forbes.com has designated it one of America's 20 Prettiest Towns, the rest of the country can see it, too. The magazine's Web site credited Portsmouth — alongside Burlington, Vt., Crescent City, Calif., Savannah, Ga., Aspen, Colo. and others — as an...

DeStefano Architects: Great Bay Kid's opens at Pease

DeStefano Architects: Great Bay Kid's opens at Pease Great Bay Kids' Company recently held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting ceremony to open their new facility on Pease International Tradeport at 81 New Hampshire Ave. The 24,000-square-foot facility, designed by DeStefano Architects and built by Two International Construction Co., is the third Great Bay Kids' Company location with the other facilities in...

DeStefano Architects: DeStefano Earns Business Certification

DeStefano Architects: DeStefano Earns Business Certification DeStefano Architects was recently certified as a Women's Business Enterprise. This designation certifies DeStefano Architects as a bona fide small business firm that can participate in special programs and contracts with specific integrity and diversity requirements. "This WBE designation will assist our professional clients in their marketing...

Bahr Vermeer Haecker: Lincoln Haymarket Arena

Bahr Vermeer Haecker: Lincoln Haymarket Arena BVH Architects, in association with Clark Enersen Partners, DLR Group and Olsson Associates, has been developing preliminary designs for a new arena, which will be located in the Haymarket district of downtown Lincoln. The new arena will seat 16,000 and has the potential to put Lincoln in a completely different league in terms of the ability to...

Bahr Vermeer Haecker: Color Court Building Receives Award

Bahr Vermeer Haecker: Color Court Building Receives Award The Color Court building has been recognized by the Preservation Association of Lincoln (PAL) by receiving an award for “Integration of Old and New.” This award recognizes exemplary integration of new construction within a historic district or structure. The award will be given at the PAL Annual Meeting on Wednesday, March 3, 2010. The...

Bahr Vermeer Haecker: Bowen Recognized in Alumni Profile

Bahr Vermeer Haecker: Bowen Recognized in Alumni Profile Gary Bowen, FAIA, RIBA, was recognized in the winter 2010 issue of Nebraska Magazine, a publication by the Nebraska Alumni Association in cooperation with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Bowen was interviewed by Suzanne Smith Arney for the Alumni Profile section of the magazine, featuring his receipt of the Harry F. Cunningham Gold Medal and...

BR&P Celebrates Grand Opening of the Great Outpost in Gatlinburg, TN

BR&P Celebrates Grand Opening of the Great Outpost in Gatlinburg, TN Butler, Rosenbury & Partners provided retail design, interior design and LEED coordination services for Nantahala Outdoor Center’s Great Outpost in Gatlinburg, TN. The 18,000 sq. ft. experiential outdoor retailer celebrated its Grand Opening on Easter weekend, April 2-4. The Great Outpost is in the process of becoming a LEED Certified building...

Hastings+Chivetta Architects, Inc: Jesse D. Jones Chemistry Hall Awarded Viewer's Choice

Jesse D. Jones Chemistry Hall Awarded Viewer's Choice The Jesse D. Jones Chemistry Hall at Murray State University was awarded the First-Quarter Viewer’s Choice Award from College Planning and Management. This Phase II 85,000 sf addition to Hastings+Chivetta’s Biology Building completes the $43 million new, state-of-the-art Science Complex. Future plans include a Phase III Physics Building adjacent...