What’s Happening

Drive at TAXI Named Westword’s Best of Denver 2013 “Best New Office Building”

March 28, 2013  |  

Drive, designed by Stephen Dynia Architects with Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture, is very cool, with jutting forms covered in dark metal cladding that's set against raw concrete...

City Negiotiating With Design Firm for Community Center

March 13, 2013  |  

Sammamish is likely to hire architectural firm Barker Rinker Seacat to design the new community center for about $2 million. The city will not be putting the contract out for bids. The Denver-based firm is the same one that conducted the feasibility study for the community center, and which developed some of the initial proposals for what shape the center might take...

Groundbreaking: The Source

February 28, 2013  |  

It didn’t feel like any groundbreaking event I’d ever been to—and certainly not one for a BRS project.

Understand Your Clients’ Storage Needs

February 27, 2013  |  

After a recent trip to the BRS-designed Bob L. Burger Recreation Center in Lafayette, Colorado, there was only one thing on my mind: storage.

How Understanding Operations Can Inform Design

February 26, 2013  |  

We recently had the opportunity to work as volunteer staff at the BRS-designed Erie Community Center in nearby Erie, Colorado for an afternoon. It gave us a unique opportunity to discover the day-to-day challenges experienced by building operators a few years after one of our facilities has been open.

Sidney, Nebraska Pool Consultants Present Plans to City Council

February 25, 2013  |  

Sidney swimming pool consultants Doug Whiteaker from Water Technology, Inc., Jeff King with Ballard*King and Associates and Chuck Musgrave, an architect with Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture (a partner with Water Technology, Inc.) approached City of Sidney City Council members last night with three different plans and locations for the new pool to be built on...

City Council Sees Initial Design for Grapevine Community Activities Center

February 21, 2013  |  

A soaring, two-story pool complex, two roundabouts and a common plaza are among the elements of the proposed master design plan for the Grapevine Community Activities Center. The pool would be visible through a glass wall from the new, second-floor fitness area, and the front entrance would move to the opposite side of the building to face east...

Construction of Aquatics Center to Start This Fall

January 28, 2013  |  

Construction on the Long Bridge Park Aquatics, Health and Fitness Facility is expected to begin this fall. The $80 million facility is to be built just north of Crystal City in Long Bridge Park...

Arvada Police Chief Gives Details on New Substations

January 18, 2013  |  

Construction of two new Arvada Police substations will soon be under way. The substations, which will be in the 6500 block of Kendrick Street and near 81st Avenue and Vance Drive, are part of the Arvada Police Department’s new decentralized policing strategy...

Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture Hires Two

January 14, 2013  |  

Barker Rinker Seacat Architecture welcomes Kip Jameson, AIA, and Rebecca Lavezzary to its team.