Research / Laboratories

  • Yale University Science Building

    Supporting an integrated science community with a creative, collaborative, and flexible design

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  • Stanley Pauley Engineering Building

    Announcing the engineering precinct in the heart of campus

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  • Centre for Brain Health

    Creating new opportunities for collaboration and sharing in research and discovery

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Designs for science discovery and innovation

Keeping up isn’t the goal; we strive to get ahead. This starts with giving the right people the space to collaborate, the tools to innovate, and the freedom to discover the next generation of advancements.

Our potential is boundless as we work together to find creative design solutions that will make our world a better place. Research and laboratory buildings present unique challenges and our architects, engineers, interior designers, and lab planners are ready and equipped to tackle them thanks to years of building expertise in science and technology facilities. Each one is different, so we’ll work with you to translate your unique needs into a design created exclusively for your program, your campus, or your company.

Through our people, practices, partnerships, and technology, we support the delivery of projects varying in size and complexity, providing professional planning and design services for researchers, students, and the facilities that support them across the globe. We take great care and pride in contributing—even in a small way—to discovery and innovation that may transform our lives one day.

Bringing Engineering and Education programs closer for collaboration

Bucknell University had a vision to create a quad that brings together the sciences and the arts. Academic East completes that vision. Read More

University of Lethbridge Science Commons

The new building is designed to bring the science community to the public, making study and research spaces accessible to high school students, families, businesses, and service organizations, as well as creating a resource for K-12 teachers. Read More
We design facilities and processes that foster connections between passionate, inventive people.
Top 10
Science and Technology Architecture Firms
Top 10 International Design Firms by Market
Top 100 MEP Giants
Top 150 Global Design Firms

Building Design + Construction ranked us one of the top 10 Science and Technology architecture firms in their 2019 Giants 300 Report.
ENR rated us number 5 for Buildings in their top 10 international design firms by market in September 2020.
Consulting-Specifying Engineer ranked us fifth of the top 100 MEP giants in their August 2020 ratings.
ENR rated us number 11 of their Top 150 global design firms in their August 2020 rankings.


Architecture We create spaces that are engaging and uplifting, that contribute to our collective sense of health and well-being, and encourage the sustainable stewardship of our communities.
Buildings Engineering With decades of innovation and experience under our belts we’re engineering a promising future leveraging the best in building systems, technology, energy analysis, and sustainable performance.
Environmental Services With 3,100 environmental staff in 20 specialties, we know what to do. When we’re gathering data to permit a new project or collaborating on a plan to remediate an old one, our passion for science drives us.
Interior Design As humans, we spend a significant portion of our daily lives inside. We believe our emotional and physical well-being is dramatically impacted by the places where we live, work, and play.
Landscape Architecture Whether it's an urban park, a restored wetland, an athletic complex, or a waterfront destination--through analysis, planning, and design, we create inspired landscapes that reflect context and user needs.
Program & Project Management We know from experience that delivering a complex project without surprises doesn’t mean there won’t be challenges, but our creative approach to planning and controls can head off most problems.

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