Architects Design Stunning Modern Office Complex Just South Of Ann Arbor
In Pittsfield Township, Michigan, just South of Ann Arbor, sits the recently completed Park Place 5 commercial complex. The development, by Promanas Group, utilized an underdeveloped lot and transformed it into “modern, flexible and functional space for professional and medical offices,” the architects at O|X Studio describe.
Stunning Education Facility Designed By Architects Features Multi-Functional Building Design
Lincoln Public Schools and Lincoln Family YMCA partnered to commission the construction of a new $43 million, 243,000 square foot facility. The new facility would not only house the Marilyn Moore Middle School but the Copple Family YMCA as well.
CEI Materials Aids Architects In Successful Adaptive Reuse Projects
The first American adaptive reuse project was in California in the mid 1960s. The idea of adaptive reuse came about as a means of land conservation and to address the rapid occurrence of urban sprawl. The ability to reuse a site, to adapt or renovate an often societal or historically significant building, can in some cases produce mixed responses. The controversial nature of this segment is specifically related to the idea of historic preservation. Yet, in its essence adaptive reuse is about conservation and more often than not architects produce successful examples of revitalization.
CEI Materials Assists Architects In Hilton Worthy Of New England Patriots Fans
The Hilton Garden Inn Foxborough at Patriot Place is the exciting hotel owned and developed by XSS Hotels of Manchester. PROCON, also of Manchester, served as the hotel’s designers and general contractors. The project overlooks the home of the New England Patriots, Gillette Stadium. Only one of two hotels at Patriot Place, Town Manager William Keegan Jr. describes, “This latest venture not only compliments their neighboring Renaissance (Hotel), but another quality hotel at this location will help further support and grow our regional economy.”
Illinois College Undergoes Massive Renovation To Modernize The Campus
Harper College in Palatine, IL, is currently undergoing a massive renovation. The plan, which was established in 2008, would enable the campus to be improved and modernized over twelve years, with construction set to be completed by 2020. One such renovation was the college’s Building H, which houses the school’s Engineering and Technology Center. In order to build the modernized facility, two 1970s era buildings were renovated in a project funded by the State of Illinois.