BKP is pleased to announce that construction has begun on the University of Pennsylvania’s High Bay BLAST Research Laboratory. BLAST: The Balloon-borne Large-Aperture Sub-millimeter Telescope will help researchers understand the formation and evolution of stars and galaxies. the laboratory design showcases the astronomers’ work and the highly-sensitive telescope. Construction is expected to take six months with a winter 2011 completion date. The project team include Keast & Hood Co. (structural engineering) and AHA Consulting Engineers (MEP engineering).
In its 2010 Outstanding Volunteer Awards, the Community Design Collaborative recognized the Interdisciplinary Firm Team of Buell Kratzer Powell and Jonathan Alderson Landscape Architects, Inc. for its conceptual expansion design for Libertae, Inc. The awards were presented at the Glassphemy recycling-meets art exhibit. [Read more…]
The spring 2009 issue of AIA Philadelphia’s journal Context includes a design profile highlighting the O’Neill Gymnasium at Rosemont School of the Holy Child. The project was designed by BKP in partnership with Richard Conway Meyer, Architect. [Read more…]
Published for the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine community, the Penn Dental Journal heralds the new D. Walter Cohen and Morton Amsterdam Periodontal Clinic in the spring 2008 issue. In her dean’s message, Marjorie K. Jeffcoat, DMD, describes how the BKP-designed facility will “significantly advance the study and practice of periodontics at Penn Dental Medicine.” [Read more…]