Tagged: wer architects

Architecture Firms Have Designs on Capitol Project

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

The idea of a multi-agency building northwest of the Capitol at the northeast corner of Bishop and West Third streets has attracted the attention of state and private interests.

Batesville Impact Plan Living Up to Its Name

by Gwen Moritz 9/19/2016 12:00 am

Fresh eyes, strategic planning, youthful energy and cold, hard cash are shaking up Batesville, a college town on the jagged edge of the Ozarks that is burdened with many of the same challenges as the Delta that’s just minutes away.

Jacksonville Buildings to be Demolished Before $65M High School Construction

by Sarah Campbell 4/22/2016 4:51 pm

New Jacksonville North Pulaski School District will demolish old middle school buildings downtown in July or August. Bid opening for new high school and elementary school planned for next year.

Toni Wyre Joins Polk Stanley Wilcox Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/22/2016 12:00 am

Toni Wyre has joined Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects in Little Rock as a senior associate and senior interior designer. Aaron Sanderson has joined WER Architects/Planners.

Steven Head Promoted at McClelland (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2016 12:00 am

Steven Head has been promoted to associate at McClelland Consulting Engineers Inc. of Fayetteville. Head joined the firm in 2012 as supervisor of the in-house construction materials testing laboratory.

James Bell Brought On at Baldwin & Shell (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/9/2015 12:00 am

James Bell has been hired as business development director for Baldwin & Shell Construction Co.’s northwest Arkansas market. Ngozi “Nome” Brown of WER Architects/Planners in Little Rock has completed all National Council of Architectural Registration Boards licensure requirements and is now a licensed architect.

Russell Fason Steps Up to Principal Position at WER Architects (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/12/2015 12:00 am

Fason is a graduate of the Fay Jones School of Architecture at the University of Arkansas.

Tysons Give $5M to UA System Agriculture Division

by Marty Cook 3/2/2015 11:20 am

The Tyson family and Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale donated $5 million to the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.

$18M Midtown Medical Park Opens in Little Rock

by Lance Turner 6/5/2014 3:03 pm

Midtown Medical Park, a new 66,000-SF medical office building at 6119 Midtown Ave. in Little Rock, opened Thursday, about a year after developers began construction.

Architect David Sargent on Heartbreaking Design Trends, Favorite Projects

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/10/2014 12:00 am

David Sargent joined WER in 1986 and was named CEO in 2006. Many of his projects have received awards, including a National AIA Design Award for the Clinton Presidential Center. In addition to leading the firm’s overall design, Sargent mentors younger staff members and builds on client and industry relationships. Sargent is a member of the American Institute of Architects and has his LEED AP credential from the U.S. Green Building Council.

$9.4 Million Sorority Row Gets Debut at ASU

by Mark Friedman 9/2/2013 12:00 am

Arkansas State University at Jonesboro recently unveiled its $9.4 million Sorority Row, which features five houses for sororities.