Lord Aeck Sargent
Lord Aeck Sargent is an architecture and design firm with a history of creating environments people want to use and preserve. We thrive in the midst of complex projects that require depth of experience and cross-discipline collaboration. For 70 years responsive design has been our guiding philosophy, delivering uniquely creative responses to each project's every detail. The result is thoughtful solutions that respond to the site, the context, the users and you.
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Atlanta, GA 30361
News About Lord Aeck Sargent
Nature-based Camp Undergoes Facilities Makeover
One of the country's older nature-based day camps has undergone a significant facilities makeover to enhance its mission to provide safe experiences that allow children to grow into active and respectful community members through exploration of the natural world.
1874 Building Restored and Rehabilitated on Emory University's Historic Oxford College Campus
One of the oldest buildings on the historic campus of Oxford College of Emory University has undergone a $2.2 million transformation inspired by the structure's original interior configuration and Victorian-era exterior.
Novelis' New Global Research & Technology Center
Rolled aluminum and aluminum can recycling giant Novelis has a new Global Research & Technology Center whose design is intended to give customers a close look at the company's world-class R&D, engineering and manufacturing expertise, drive collaboration with customers, and showcase innovative use of…
New High-tech Classroom Building Designed to Transform Seminary Educational Experience
A serendipitous alignment of program, a compatible historic structure and creativity, have resulted in an environmentally sensitive, high-tech classroom building that is transforming the teaching and learning experience - along with the entire campus - at Columbia Theological Seminary.
Village Green: New Apartment Homes Prove Public Housing Can Be Sustainably Designed
As the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) established public housing programs for low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities, public housing by definition must be affordable for its residents. But not all public housing is also sustainably designed.
GSA Gets New Contemporary Region Headquarters in Atlanta's Former Great Depression-era Main Post Office
Focusing on the confluence of sustainability and historic preservation, Lord, Aeck & Sargent has designed and overseen a $62 million exterior restoration and interior rehabilitation/adaptive reuse of downtown Atlanta's former Great Depression-era main post office.
Nation's First 21st Century Public Four-year College Opens Student Center
With the opening of an 81,400-square-foot Student Center, the nation's first public four-year college founded in the 21st century recently made a transition from a commuter school to a more traditional campus community.
Vacated Historic College Campus Gets Second Life as Headquarters for Georgia State Agency
A dormant 40-acre college campus - which lay vacant for more than 10 years - has been given a new life as the headquarters and training academy for the Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC).
Science Building Addition Opens at EMU with Existing Building Renovations Underway
A spherical planetarium/classroom at the top of the glass and brick exterior of a new five-story building with metal sunshades, a green roof, and a rain garden act together to provide a dressed up entry to the western edge of the Eastern Michigan University (EMU) campus.
World Renowned Duke Lemur Center Gets Updated, Expanded Facilities
Life has improved dramatically for 140 diurnal lemurs and the husbandry staff and researchers who care for and study them as a result of two new state-of-the-art facilities at the Duke Lemur Center (DLC), a refuge owned by Duke University that houses the world's largest collection of lemurs outside of…
New Green Residence Hall at Columbia Seminary Awarded LEED Gold Certification
Opened last summer, the new "green" residence hall for Columbia Theological Seminary students has earned the prestigious Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification by the United States Green Building Council.
Camp's New Treehouse Provides Play and Educational Opportunities
Come take a walk on the "Wild Side"... or a roll, a climb, a slide or a swing.
Harris A. Smith Building at Clemson University
Students and researchers at Clemson University are participating in the country's only university program that ties together packaging science, graphic communications, environmental science, manufacturing principles, and marketing aspects.
Skidaway Institute of Oceanography Expands Scope of Research With New Building
Scientists at the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography earlier this month occupied a new facility that enables them to expand the scope of the Institute's leading-edge research on marine and coastal systems.
Arizona State University's Former Nursing Building Undergoes Green Renovation
It is fitting that the Arizona State University (ASU) Global Institute of Sustainability and newly formed School of Sustainability - the first in the United States to offer transdisciplinary degree programs that explore and advance practical solutions to environmental, economic and social challenges…
David Green Receives AIA Georgia Bronze Medal
The American Institute of Architects-Georgia Association (AIA Georgia) has honored David Green, AIA, LEED AP, with the association's Bronze Medal, given to AIA Georgia members for distinguished and outstanding service to the Institute, the profession and the community.
Lord, Aeck & Sargent Designs Condominium Complex
As downtown St. Petersburg has been undergoing a construction boom for several years, city planning and zoning officials are understandably concerned about ensuring that new downtown buildings fit in with their surroundings.
Columbia Theological Seminary to Celebrate Ground-blessing for New, Green Residence Hall
Columbia Theological Seminary trustees will gather on the campus April 1 to celebrate a "ground-blessing" at the site of a new $9.6 million student residence hall that is expected to enhance on-campus community life.
National Park Service Gets Long-awaited Destination Center at the Blue Ridge Parkway
After more than 20 years of planning, Blue Ridge Parkway has a new destination center to orient visitors to the history, culture and resources of the Parkway and its surrounding region.
All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory Scientists Get New, Sustainable Building
For nearly a decade, scientists in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park were working in less than optimum conditions on the All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory (ATBI), a project that is documenting the 800-square-mile Park's estimated 100,000 species of living organisms.
Biodesign Institute at ASU Earns Arizona's First Top Rating From US Green Building Council
The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University has garnered the highest designation for environmentally friendly design and construction from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
Lord, Aeck & Sargent to Adopt The 2030 Challenge
Lord, Aeck & Sargent Architecture, a pioneer in sustainable, energy efficient architectural design, today became one of the first architecture firms in the country to adopt The 2030 Challenge, an initiative that calls on the global building sector to immediately reduce energy usage by 50 percent in new…
A Working Model of Sustainable Design: Gwinnett County Educational Center
When Gwinnett County, Georgia, sought an architecture firm to design its first "green" building - an educational center envisioned to be a working model of ecologically sustainable design - it launched a nationwide search.