Lord, Aeck & Sargent is a full-service, award-winning architectural firm with over 3,000 projects completed. With offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Atlanta, Georgia and Chapel Hill, North Carolina, our firm has five studios: Architecture for Arts & Culture, Architecture for Education, Architecture for Historic Preservation, Architecture for Science, and Architecture for Housing & Mixed-Use.
We share a common mission of providing RESPONSIVE DESIGN, TECHNILOGICAL EXPERTISE and EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE in order to provide our clients with the best possible facilities that will serve them well into the future.
Our portfolio includes museums, arts centers, government buildings, laboratories, corporate headquarters, education facilities, mixed-use developments, housing and conference facilities. Our services range from master planning and programming to design, construction administration and facility management support.
The design staff at Lord, Aeck & Sargent represents a broad range of experiences in design and construction. Our staff includes registered architects, interior designers, materials specialists, land planners, cost estimators and zoning specialists.
We are proud of our long-standing reputation for providing exceptional service to repeat clients including The Woodruff Arts Center, Arizona State University, the National Park Service, Duke University Medical Center, Board of Regents University System of Georgia, Miles Development Partners, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, U.S. Department of Agriculture and Emory University School of Medicine.
Our projects have been featured in over 500 articles in various publications. We have been awarded MORE THAN 150 AWARDS including NATIONAL DISTINCTIONS such as four R&D Magazine Laboratory of the Year and Special Mentions Awards as well as multiple AIA Awards for Excellence in Architecture for our work with a wide variety of clients, including the Georgia Public Health Laboratory, the Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, MidCity Lofts and the Georgia State Capitol.
At Lord, Aeck & Sargent, our goal is to create buildings that have a restorative, positive impact on the building's inhabitants and to reduce the negative impact of construction on the environment. We have practiced SUSTAINABILITY in architecture since the early 1990s and believe in using an analytical approach to optimizing building performance. Additionally, Lord, Aeck & Sargent has become 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 buildings and major renovations in order to avoid hazardous climate change.
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