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SmithGroupJJR Elects Chung, Patek and Patterson to Board of Directors

December 28, 2012

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation's leading architecture, engineering and planning firms, has named three to its Board of Directors. Heather Chung, Assoc. AIA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C New SmithGroupJJR Board member Heather Chung is a principal and leader of the Healthcare Planning Studio at the firm's San Francisco, Calif. office. Known f...

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UC Berkeley Completes Construction of Alternative Energy Research Building

October 18, 2012

Energy Biosciences Building, designed by SmithGroupJJR, creates a new home for energy research activities Construction of the University of California, Berkeley's five-story, $133 million biofuels research building, designed by SmithGroupJJR, has reached completion in Berkeley, Calif. The 113,200-square-foot Energy Biosciences Building...

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SmithGroupJJR's Wade Bevier Named Fellow, Construction Specifications Institute

September 26, 2012

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation's leading architecture, engineering and planning firms, is pleased to announce that Wade Bevier, FCSI, CCS, LEED AP BD+C, has been elevated to the College of Fellows of the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI). Fellowship is one of the highest honors bestowed by CSI. Fellows are chosen by pe...

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FAW Group R&D Center, Changchun, China, Design Complete

August 14, 2012

First Automotive Works (FAW Group), China's leading vehicle manufacturer of quality passenger cars, commercial trucks, and buses, has approved SmithGroupJJR's final design plans for a new 422,400-square meter (4.5-million square foot) research and development center in the Changchun Automotive Industry Development Zone in Changchun...

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Robert Wilson Joins SmithGroupJJR, Strengthens Expertise in Workplace and Interior Design Projects

May 31, 2012

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation's largest architecture, engineering and planning firms, has hired Robert Wilson, AIA, IIDA, LEED AP, as a senior project manager in its San Francisco office.  Wilson makes the move to SmithGroupJJR from VOA Associates, Inc., where he served as a senior vice president and technical director in its C...