George C. Young U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building

ADA Improvements, Environmental Graphic Design, Signage and Wayfinding

Size 202,000 square feet
Completion Date 2012
Contact Reference Mr. Kevin Leivian, Project Manager
  • ADA and Code Required Environmental Graphic Design
  • Wayfinding and specialty signage for site, building, and interior
Architect of Record
DLR Group

Project Description:

The DLR Group provided planning, architecture, engineering and interiors services for the phased approach for this 220,000 SF renovation. The six story structure, opened in 1975 and was due an update to meet the needs of the area’s ever expanding population and to meet modern code and security standards. The scope included a full exterior restoration and new glazing, comprehensive HVAC upgrades renovations to achieve sustainability targets and LEED Gold certification. A new entry pavilion and stair/elevator tower, and a reorientation of the entry and procession sequence were also included in the scope. The interior design added four new bankruptcy courtrooms and corresponding judges’ chambers, and new spaces for the Clerk of Court and U.S. Attorney.

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