2015 PennDesign Career Connection Day Registered Employers

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Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture is dedicated to the design of high-performance, energy-efficient and sustainable architecture on an international scale. The firm approaches each project, regardless of size or scale, with an understanding that architecture has a unique power to influence civic life. We strive to create designs that aid society, advance modern technology, sustain the environment and inspire those around us to improve our world.

Our office is dedicated to the creation of new paradigms for sustainable development. We use a holistic, integrated design approach that emphasizes symbiotic relationship with the natural environment -- a philosophy we've termed "global environmental contextualism."

AECOM (Arlington, VA)

With nearly 100,000 employees â€" including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals â€" serving clients in more than 150 countries around the world following the acquisition of URS, AECOM is a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm. AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings. The company is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government.AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation, and collaborative technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in more than 150 countries and has an annual revenue in excess of $8 billion.

AECOM (Los Angeles)

The AECOM Los Angeles Design Studio is working on a global platform to produce Architecture integrated with advanced building engineering, landscape architecture, ecology, and urban design, as well as construction and cost
modeling.

Led by Los Angeles Design Principal and educator Peter Zellner, AECOM Americas Architecture Lead Ross Wimer, FAIA, and DP+E Urban Environments Principal Vaughan Davies, this newly reinvented studio has received several local as well as international awards, including 2014 AIA-Los Angeles NEXT LA Merit Award.

Alliance for Biking and Walking

The Alliance for Biking & Walking is a coalition of over 200 state and local bicycling and walking advocacy organizations. The Alliance creates, strengthens and unites leaders who are transforming communities into great places to bike and walk.

Array Architects
We are a team of architects and designers with unique backgrounds, but we all have one thing in common � we share a strong desire to use our expertise and knowledge to design solutions that will help people in moments that matter most.

This focus makes us leaders in our field. We are the highest ranking healthcare-only practice in Architectural Record's 2012 "Top 250 Architecture Firms."

Together, we discover optimal solutions with our clients. It is our three decades of specialization that allows for effective communication, collaboration, and precision in the complex, changing world of healthcare.
Ballinger
Founded in 1878, Ballinger was one of the first firms in the United States to merge the disciplines of architecture and engineering into a single professional practice. In its early years Ballinger was recognized for its pioneering designs for a manufacturing-based economy. Today, Ballinger has achieved national recognition for a creative approach to technologically complex assignments, specifically focused on college and university buildings, corporate headquarters and research facilities, and healthcare facilities. In a world of ever more valuable and constrained resources, design of building systems demands careful attention and wise choices. The firm's current size of over 250 professionals is intentional, allowing the ten principals who own and manage the firm to not only lead the projects, but also practice their profession in actively planning and creating design solutions.
BLT Architects

BLT Architects, now in its 54th year of practice, is an integrated architectural and interior design firm specializing in higher education, hospitality, multi-family residential, and mixed use projects.

BLTa is an award-winning practice that is currently ranked on Architectural Record's 2014 Annual list of top 300 firms and the recipient of the 2014-2017 IDP outstanding firm award.

We create environments that satisfy the diverse needs of clients and users: functional and financial, aesthetic and emotional, immediate and strategic.

We respond to context. We do not impose our will on the world. We work with what exists to create a greater whole, through similarity or contrast, as appropriate for each specific project.

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson is noted for elegant and humane design, ranging from modest houses to large academic, civic, cultural, commercial and corporate buildings. Our principals and staff are deeply committed to active collaboration with our clients, emphasizing thorough research and analysis of each situation's particular human, technical and economic circumstances. The result is exceptional architecture that resonates within its place.

City of Philadelphia (MOTU)

The Mayor's Office of Transportation and Utilities (MOTU) is charged with building a shared vision for transportation and coordinating decision-making among City agencies and public and private partners.
Cooper's Ferry Partnership
Cooper's Ferry Partnership is facilitating the revival of the City of Camden creating an environment where people choose to live, work, and invest. We develop visionary, long-range plans for the redevelopment of Camden's waterfronts and work with private sector, government and community partners to make these plans a reality.
Cooper, Robertson & Partners
Cooper, Robertson & Partners is an architecture and urban design firm based in New York City which provides design, programming, and development services to institutions, public agencies, private landowners, and development clients.  Rather than being guided by abstract theories or a predetermined style, we tailor each project to its individual site, the immediate and regional surroundings, its cultural roots, and to its program and implementation requirements. We have found this approach to be as appropriate to the single-family house as to the largest urban design projects. No building or design component is seen as separate from its immediate landscape and overall environment. This approach naturally ensures that sustainability is an organic and fundamental aspect of all our work.
DBI

DBI is composed of two divisions: DBI Construction Consultants and DBI Projects.

DBI Construction Consultants provides accurate and objective loss measurements for construction related insurance claims of all sizes. Our assignments range from complex projects spanning entire states to damage on single high-end apartments. Since 2002, we have helped resolve over $10 billion in claims. Our detailed assessments allow clients to settle claims promptly and fairly.

DBI Construction Consultants team members are accomplished professionals with backgrounds in construction management, engineering, architecture, insurance, and real estate finance. Together, we provide decades of experience in building damage evaluation, cost estimating, and scheduling both nationally and internationally.

Delaware County Planning Department

Delaware County Planning Department is a multi-disciplinary county planning department. We provide expertise in planning topics including transportation, historic and community preservation, environmental, community and regional planning, subdivision and land development, and information services. We are a twenty person office, with predominantly an advisory role, serving County Council, the Planning Commission, our 49 municipalities, and the general public.

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
(DVRPC)
The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission is dedicated to uniting the region's elected officials, planning professionals and the public with a common vision of making a great region even greater. Shaping the way we live, work and play, DVRPC builds consensus on improving transportation, promoting smart growth, protecting the environment and enhancing the economy.

We serve a diverse region of nine counties: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia in Pennsylvania; and Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Mercer in New Jersey.
Denham Wolf Real Estate Services

Denham Wolf provides planning, transaction, and project management services to the nonprofit community. We believe an organization's mission and programs should drive real estate projects, and this principle guides everything we do.
Design Collective, Inc.

Design Collective is an award winning multi-disciplinary design firm with a diverse portfolio of successful projects throughout the United States and abroad. The firm offers expertise and national leadership in the disciplines of architecture, planning, urban design, landscape architecture, interior design and sustainability, ensuring comprehensive design solutions.
Diamond & Associates

The firm Known for its experience, tenacity, and integrity, Diamond & Associates has contributed to the accomplishment of over $850 million in affordable housing and community revitalization development. D&A supports the work of nonprofit organizations, local governments, and for profit developers, helping them to structure their deals, coordinate their development teams, and get their important projects completed.
 

Since our establishment in 1990, we have worked effectively with developers, architects, contractors, accountants, attorneys, and equity investors to create high-quality, affordable housing and neighborhood revitalization. We are currently growing and expanding our reach.

Doyle Real Estate Advisors, LLC
Doyle Real Estate Advisors is a full-service research, appraisal, and legal consultancy in Philadelphia.
Econsult Solutions Inc.

Econsult Solutions Inc. provides insights into economic problems, policy questions, and strategic thinking. Our work focuses on providing customized economic expert services in Real Estate, Transportation, Economic Development, and Public Policy and Finance. In addition, we provide Litigation Support services in over 40 industries, as well as customized Solutions to a variety of clients.

Our staff members have outstanding professional and academic credentials, including active positions at the university level, wide experience at the highest levels of the public policy process and extensive consulting experience.

EDSA, Inc.

For more than 50 years, we have been creating sustainable places to live, work, learn and play. Our portfolio of completed projects pays tribute to a life-long passion for creating distinctive and inspiring environments. As stewards of the land and the built environment, we are attempting to improve the way the world looks, one project at a time with passion, integrity and the combined effort of our team.
EwingCole
EwingCole is a fully integrated design firm headquartered in Philadelphia. We have offices in Washington, DC, Irvine, CA, and New York City. We are organized into practice groups concentrating on healthcare, sports and entertainment, cultural, higher education, corporate, government, and science and technology. Our multi-discipline practice is built on the core values of professional excellence, design quality and collaboration. Our goal is to provide the best total solution for our clients, the community and the environment.
EYP Architecture & Engineering

EYP is a global provider of comprehensive building design, research, and related consulting services to a broad range of markets including education, government, corporate, and healthcare.

Gensler (New York)
Gensler is a leading global architecture, design, planning, and strategic consulting firm that partners with companies to achieve measurable business and organizational goals through the use of design. For 40 years, Gensler has been a pioneer in creating great places that enhance the quality of work and life. Today, Gensler has more than 2,400 people and 30 offices.
Gensler (Washington D.C.)

Gensler is a leading global architecture, design, planning, and strategic consulting firm that partners with companies to achieve measurable business and organizational goals through the use of design. For 40 years, Gensler has been a pioneer in creating great places that enhance the quality of work and life. Today, Gensler has more than 2,400 people and 30 offices.
GF55 Partners
GF55 Partners is the partnership of David E. Gross, AIA, Leonard Fusco, AIA, and Shay Alster, AIA, dedicated to the practice of Architecture and Interior Design.  Founded in 1984, the firm offers a complete range of design services. Based in New York City with an office in Miami, Florida, GF55 has successfully completed projects throughout the United States.
GreenbergFarrow

GreenbergFarrow is a fully integrated architecture, planning, engineering and development services firm offering a comprehensive range of services to the development, residential, and retail communities with over 200 employees worldwide.
Group Melvin Design

Group Melvin Design is a five person firm specializing in planning, urban design and community development and redevelopment.  We advance the practice of building and maintaining healthy,vibrant, enduring communities by offering both planning and implementation solutions to public and private sector clients that share our commitment to smart growth and to social, economic and environmental sustainability.
Handel Architects, LLP

Handel Architects LLP is an award-winning full-service architecture, interior design and planning firm committed to design excellence with offices in New York, San Francisco and Hong Kong. Our firm is dedicated to mentoring the "whole architect" with opportunity to work on projects from initial concept through construction documentation and administration.
Hart Howerton
Hart Howerton is a team of strategists, planners, architects, landscape architects and designers with a global practice headquartered in New York, San Francisco and London. Our clients are successful, visionary landowners, developers, investors, public agencies and families. Together we create places that have a competitive edge in their markets and enduring value for their owners and their communities.
HDR Inc.
HDR is a global design firm that is world-renowned for award-winning designs of urban environments, campuses and buildings in the healthcare, civic, justice, higher education, corporate and science + technology fields. HDR advocates integrated and multidisciplinary design, with projects that respond to the important cultural, contextual and functional influences of more than 60 countries. HDR professionals -  architects, engineers, planners, consultants and interior designers who are located in more than 40 offices worldwide - are also HDR owners. Their leadership and HDR's entrepreneurial corporate culture fuel success for both our clients and individual employees.
Heritage Consulting
Heritage Consulting Inc. is a Philadelphia, Delaware and Pennsylvania certified WBE and DBE business that provides assistance to non-profit organizations, government agencies and corporate clients nationwide in three practice areas: downtown and commercial district revitalization, historic preservation and non-profit organizational development. Donna Ann Harris is the firm principal and she works with one full time and two part time associates in her office based in Center City Philadelphia. We are collecting resumes for part time work during the school year and part (and possibly full) time summer interns for 2013.
HOK

HOK is a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm.

Since our founding in 1955, we have used design to enrich people's lives and help organizations succeed. Our 1,800 people collaborate across a network of 24 offices on three continents. 

HOK's mission is to deliver exceptional design ideas and solutions for our clients through the creative blending of human need, environmental stewardship, value creation, science and art.

Our design solutions result from a collaborative process that encourages multidisciplinary professional teams to research alternatives, share knowledge and imagine new ways to solve the challenges of the built environment.

JKR Partners
We want our clients to feel good about both the finished space and the process involved in working together. JKR Partners approaches each project with open ears and minds, listening to what the clients envision and developing an understanding of the needs, issues and challenges of a project. We are there at every point in the process. Supporting, Encouraging. Answering. Our mission is all part of building relationships that brings back repeat business from satisfied clients.
JMT

Founded in 1971, JMT is a 100% employee-owned firm that provides a full range of multi-disciplined engineering, architectural, and related services to public agencies and private clients throughout the United States. Our staff of more than 1,000 professionals -- engineers, architects, planners, environmental scientists, architectural historians, landscape architects, planners, surveyors, construction and program managers, inspectors, designers, CADD technicians, and GIS and information technology specialists -- is dedicated to the highest-quality project
performance.

JMT has grown considerably during the past four decades. The company was founded primarily to perform engineering services in support of land development projects.

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

KPF is an international practice with studios in New York, London and Shanghai. We provide full architectural design, programming, urban design, master planning, as well as graphic and product design services for clients in both the public and private sectors. KPF is recognized as one of the most respected architectural design practices in the world and has won over 200 awards.

Established in 1976, KPF New York has 294 employees that provide innovative architectural solutions to our clients. Our professional staff teach and lecture, publish widely, participate in design juries, and are among the world's leading experts on the built environment.

Kruhly Architects
Kruhly Architects has received national recognition for designing architectural works of originality, subtlety and quiet excellence within difficult constraints imposed by the context.
KSS Architects LLP
KSS Architects is a full-service architecture, planning, and interior design firm with offices in Philadelphia and Princeton, New Jersey. Since our founding in 1983, we have built an impressive portfolio of work for clients who are leaders in education, land development, commercial real estate, and corporate environments.

We are committed to high quality design and state-of-the-art technical solutions. We structure our firm to streamline decision making while utilizing the expertise of our 40 team members, many of whom are LEED Accredited Professionals. One of our six partners leads each project, but consults regularly with other partners and team members to give everyone the opportunity to contribute their specialized knowledge and to find the ideal solution for any design, technical, or management problem. Our designs have received many awards and are often featured in national and regional publications. KSS was named AIA New Jersey's Firm of the Year in 2009, 2005, and 2002.
Laguarda.Low Architects

Laguarda.Low Architects is an award-winning, international practice with the essential mandate of seeking a pure methodology toward the process of design. With over 80 design professionals in New York and Dallas, as well as abroad in Beijing, China and through the affiliate office of Laguarda.Low + Tanamachi in Tokyo, Japan, LLA shares an extensive knowledge of a diverse range of project types through a proven degree of experience. Ranging from Master Plans to Mixed-Use projects of varying scale and program, the work and experience of Laguarda.Low spans across four continents and continues to evolve.
LSM

LSM undertakes ambitious architectural projects around the world, consistently delivering innovative design solutions using strategic thinking, analysis and investigation. Established in 1991, our studio today has 50 practitioners guided by the senior leadership team, Debra Lehman Smith and James McLeish, whom provides consistent direction and support for every effort.

LSM provides clear, measurable value to clients in every sector. Recognizing that every project demands a uniquely tailored response, we are highly rigorous in both our exploration and implementation. We define and realize our clients' business ideals, meeting real-world needs through customized spatial solutions. Our team values the collaborative process, and is committed to producing only the very best work.

McGraw Bagnoli Architects

McGraw Bagnoli Architects PLLC, is located on Connecticut Avenue in historic Dupont Circle, Washington, D.C. The firm actively seeks clients who share a passion for design excellence. The firm is dedicated to pursuing a range of project types and provides complete professional services in the fields of architecture, campus and community planning, and urban design. The firm's collaborative approach to design relies on the guiding hand of the Principals on each project in conjunction with input from employees, consultants and clients to ensure creative solutions are thoroughly investigated.

Mills + Schnoering Architects LLC
Mills + Schnoering Architects, LLC is a full service architectural firm with broad experience in design, planning, and historic preservation. Founded in 2011 by former principals of the award-winning Farewell Mills Gatsch Architects, LLC, the firm offers expertise in the fields of cultural facilities; courthouses; campus planning and design; and the preservation, restoration, and adaptive use of historic buildings and sites.
MulvannyG2 Architecture
MulvannyG2 Architecture is a hardworking global firm creating renowned retail, commercial, civic, and mixed-use buildings for clients in 19 zones.
NYCEDC

NYCEDC is the City's primary engine for economic development, charged with leveraging the City's assets to drive growth, create jobs, and improve quality of life.

We are an organization dedicated to New York City and its people. We use our expertise to develop, advise, manage, and invest to strengthen businesses and help neighborhoods thrive. We make the City stronger.

Northeast Corridor Commission
The Northeast Corridor (NEC) Commission was established by Congress to foster the creation and implementation of a regional, visionary, long-term investment strategy for the rail corridor; to recommend and help advance near-term projects that will improve NEC performance; to coordinate regional communication; and to educate stakeholders and the public about the importance of this critical infrastructure asset. The Commission is comprised of representatives from each of the NEC states, Amtrak, and the U.S. Department of Transportation, and includes non-voting representatives from freight railroads and states with connecting corridors. Summer opportunities would support the Commission's planning and policy staff in Washington, DC advancing the work of the Commission and its committees.
ODA Architecture

ODA embraces the organic evolution of bold, thoughtful and elegant design solutions by engaging the complexities between the urban environment and material culture. ODA is a design leader with a string of very high profile projects including two hugely coveted wins: the largest residential project in New York City, followed by the massive Hunter's Point South affordable housing project. As a boutique architectural firm in NYC with formidable strengths in both architecture and interior design for hospitality, luxury residential, cultural and commercial projects, ODA's growth has been momentous.
OLIN
OLIN is a landscape architecture and urban design studio that is dedicated to creating timeless and robust landscapes of social purpose and environmental responsibility. We have been a pioneer in sustainable design and are committed to environmental, economic and social sustainability. OLIN's award-winning projects range from master plans for entire urban districts to the design of public parks and plazas to intimate garden spaces and residences. Our mission is to create places that enhance life.
Partners for Sacred Places
Partners for Sacred Places is the nation's only national, non-sectarian, nonprofit doing community development and historic preservation work with historic congregations. Through space sharing agreements, fundraising classes, and capital campaign consulting, we help congregations become better stewards of their buildings, and the buildings become resources for their communities.
Pennrose Properties, LLC

Founded in Pennsylvania in 1981, Pennrose is a premier multifamily development and residential property management company. We offer extensive expertise in complex, multi-phase urban and suburban development including mixed-use development for both market-rate and mixed-income communities. From new construction to historic preservation, we maximize value and provide outstanding quality. We have achieved unparalleled success in the more than 150-plus communities and 10,000-plus units we have developed and managed. Our development acumen and results-driven management guarantees that this exceptional level of success will continue in our current and future properties.
Pennsylvania Environmental Council

The Pennsylvania Environmental Council, celebrating its 40th anniversary, is an environmental action non-profit that protects and restores the natural and built environments through innovation, collaboration, education and advocacy.

At the intersection between planning and implementation, PEC is currently engaged in coordinating and building segments of the East Coast Greenway, developing a strategy for increasing outdoor recreation opportunities on the Delaware River, and enhancing the natural environment through an eco-systems services market approach to wetlands restoration.

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1827. PHS operates the nation's most comprehensive community greening program. Since 1974, PHS has supported the design, construction, and care of community gardens, parks, and high-profile public green spaces; the cleanup, stabilization, and upkeep of approximately 8,000 vacant parcels in Philadelphia, and the planting and care of trees throughout the region. PHS has also been involved in the design and construction of green infrastructure projects throughout the city in conjunction with the Philadelphia Water Department and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation. Working in partnership with neighborhood residents, community organizations and city agencies, PHS uses greening as a community building tool. It educates and empowers people to make the city a more attractive and livable place through design and horticulture. PHS's program staff includes a robust team of landscape architects, urban planners, GIS specialists, gardeners, horticulturists, arborists, educators and community outreach professionals.

Perkins+Will

Our vision is to be among the highest quality, most responsive and respected design firms in the world. Perkins+Will is a network of inventive, integrated teams crafting superior architecture and design solutions for clients across North America and around the globe. Our goal is to build relationships with our peers, our environment and most importantly, with our clients.

Philadelphia City Planning Commission

The City Planning Commission is responsible for guiding the orderly growth and development of the City of Philadelphia. The PCPC's Home Rule Charter-mandated functions are to:

- Prepare, adopt, and modify a Comprehensive Plan of the City;
- Prepare an annual Capital Program and Budget;
- Prepare proposed zoning ordinances, maps, and amendments;
- Prepare regulations concerning the subdivision of land;
- Make recommendations to City Council on the foregoing, in addition to the acquisition or disposition of City real estate.

While these duties have remained constant for many years, the agency's responsibilities also encompass economic, community development, environmental planning/sustainability, and urban design issues.

Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation

PIDC is a partnership of the City of Philadelphia and the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce created to plan and implement economic development programs which enhance the competitive environment and which generate jobs and higher tax ratables within the City of Philadelphia.  PIDC accomplishes its misssion by:  Developing, delivering and managing financing programs; acquiring, developing, managing and conveying real estate; providing development management assistance; and partnering in regional development activity.

Pickard Chilton

Pickard Chilton is a growing international architectural practice delivering recognized design excellence from our studio near Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. Our dynamic design studio of 45 talented professionals collaborates on projects diverse in scale, program and geographic location--ranging from office towers in Chicago to luxury residential in Kuala Lumpur.  Our commitment to sustainability is evidenced by over 22 million square feet of projects designed to achieve LEED Gold or equivalent status. In addition to a number of design awards, Pickard Chilton is one of only three practices nationally to receive the AIA IDP Outstanding Firm Award for 2009�2012, attesting to our emphasis on an employee-focused studio culture.

Raymond Jungles, Inc

Raymond Junges, Inc. (RJI) is an award-winning, internationally recognized landscape architecture firm.  We are recognized for our dynamic, creative, and ecologically sensitive designs, and for our collaborations with leading architectural firms.
Rogers Partners

At ROGERS PARTNERS Architects+Urban Designers, we refuse to do things the way they have always been done. We approach each project with an open mind and expert eye, built on years of experience. We unite multiple disciplines and design regenerative 21st-century environments where architecture, landscapes and urban spaces converge.

We address all aspects of design, focusing on what you see as well as what you don't. We explore the impact of both small and big things. To us, both matter equally.

Our practice is built on research, analysis, discovery and shared experiences. We design for today with tomorrow in mind. Above all, we create buildings that work, projects that last, and designs that delight.

Sasaki
Our practice comprises architecture, interior design, planning, urban design, landscape architecture, graphic design, and civil engineering, as well as financial planning and software development.
Scout

Scout (www.scout-ltd.com) is an innovative urban design and real estate development firm that excels at taking on unique challenges that require creative strategies and spatial solutions. Some of Scout's past work includes Films on Fridges, a summer pop-up cinema series in a vacant lot opposite London's Olympic Stadium; Watch This Wall, a temporary construction wall installation that engaged local residents in the design of unique chairs; and Southbank Points of Welcome, a series of way finding stations made of typical neighborhood materials (brick, fences, doors, etc.) located throughout the Southbank Centre along the Thames in London.
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP's commitment to design excellence--coupled with our sophistication in building technology--has resulted in some of the most important contributions to the built environment of this century. As an interdisciplinary practice, we have award-winning studios in architecture, structural engineering, urban design and master planning, interior design, and graphic design.

Our far-reaching portfolio includes higher education buildings; health care facilities; civic buildings; residential developments; corporate offices; financial institutions; commercial and retail facilities; religious buildings; airports; and recreational and sports facilities.

SOM is an international practice, with offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, Washington D.C., London, Shanghai, and Hong Kong.
STV Incorporated
STV is a leading, award-winning professional firm offering engineering, architectural, planning, environmental and construction management services. Throughout the United States, STV's 1,500 professional, technical and support personnel offer services to a broad and ever-expanding client base. We provide planning, environmental, design, program and construction management, and specialty services for the transportation, design-build, institutional and commercial building, advanced technology, industrial, and defense markets through our three national divisions: come see us Buildings & Facilities, Transportation & Infrastructure, and Construction Management.
Tom Leader Studio
Tom Leader Studio was formed in March 2001 for the practice of landscape architecture. Over the last 15 years, this nationwide practice aims to be an active, experimental atelier seeking a liaison between emerging ideas and practices and the concrete need for their realization in physical space. With interest and experience in large scale work, our studio nevertheless seeks what is personal and original while in pursuit of the pragmatic. We have been acknowledged with several ASLA Honor Awards, the 2012 ULI Urban Open Space award for Railroad Park, and as a finalist for Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum Award for Landscape Architecture.
Transportation Resource Associates (TRA)Transportation Resource Associates, Inc., (TRA) is a well-respected, niche consulting firm that provides operations, management, and technical consulting services to the transportation industry. TRA specializes in transit and railway operations, transit safety and security, maintenance, and related areas. TRA consults with transit systems of all sizes, government agencies, private firms, and industry advocacy groups throughout North America. TRA has been in engaged in assignments for nearly every major transit system in the United States.
VSBA Architects and Planners
VSBA, LLC, is an architectural planning and design firm in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Our work ranges from programming, design, renovation, and expansion to campus and urban planning.  We specialize in innovative, highly contextual work for academic, cultural, and institutional clients.

VSBA is directed by president and principal Daniel McCoubrey.  Dan and fellow principal Nancy Rogo Trainer are supported by a talented team of project managers, architects, and planners.
ZGF Architects LLP
ZGF Architects LLP is a nationally recognized, award winning architecture firm that transforms the needs and aspirations of our clients into inventive, engaging built environments. We listen; we are collaborative and passionate about our work. We are focused on design quality. Design based on rigorous analytic processes and human understanding. Design that honors the unique qualities of its purpose and place, and that is environmentally responsible. Design that enriches and inspires people's lives. Together with our clients, ZGF builds community.

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