Dallas Architecture Firm Ascension Merges With Similar Companies From Boston, New York
Dallas-based healthcare architecture design firm the Ascension Group Architects is part of a three-party merger that combines it with similar companies in the Northeast. Called E4H, the three-pronged group now includes Ascension, Boston’s MorrisSwitzer, and New York’s daSilva. They’ll keep their same names, but add E4H at the end. There are no plans for downsizing any of the employees at the five offices, and there is no singular chief executive or president. “It really is a merger of equals, and the original regional partners continue to remain as partners and owners in the new entity,” says Dan Morris, a partner of E4H, originally from MorrisSwitzer. “This is a national platform and we really are committed to…
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Amenta Emma Wins AIA CT Biz Architecture Award
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Home Plan The Satchwell by Donald A. Gardner Architects
Home Plan The Satchwell# W-967, Graceful arches contrast with high gables for a stunning exterior on this Craftsman house plan. Windows with decorative transoms and several French doors flood the open floor plan with natural light Tray ceilings in the dining room and master bedroom as well as cathedral ceilings in the bedroom/study, great room, kitchen and breakfast area create architectural interest, along with visual space in this house plan. Built-ins in the great room and additional room in the garage add convenient storage. While a screened porch allows for comfortable outdoor entertaining, a bonus room lies near two additional bedrooms and offers flexibility in this house plan Positioned for privacy, the master suite features access…