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An effective master plan – for an entire campus, energy, facility, an open space, or urban core – delivers place-making and resilience for communities, institutions, and owners.
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- California State University, Long Beach 2035 Campus Master Plan Update
Extensive Engagement Results in Student-Centered Campus Vision
- U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Education
Education Rooted in Culture and Context
- Freedom West Homes
Renewed Urban Housing in San Francisco
- Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
19th-Century Landmark for 21st-Century Art Education
- Yang Shu Pu Power Plant Adaptive Reuse
Coal Fired Power Plant Transforms to Net-zero Campus
- Murphy Arts District
Creating an Entertainment Destination
Firm News + Ideas
Designing for Equity: A Guide to GIS Principles
Interested in design for equity? Learn five principles that unlock GIS’ potential, and questions to ask your designer or planner.
DLR Group and the Department of General Services Partner on Energy Management Plan for District of Columbia
The energy management plan for the district’s portfolio of government buildings will dramatically reduce energy use in more than 25.7 million SF of real estate.
Puerto Rico Department of Education Master Plan Underway
We are leading the effort to set design standards for future-facing learning environments across the territory.
Lessons Learned: Applied Museum Master Planning
A 10-year strategy for more than 350,000 square feet of real estate helps inform effective, ongoing design work.
Sustainability Master Plan Underway at Riverside CCD
DLR Group’s design will pave the way for future sustainability master plans on higher education campuses across California.
Education Facilities Master Plan Completed in U.S. Virgin Islands
DLR Group sets new framework for decision-making and creates roadmap for future-ready learning environments for territory’s 10,000 students.
Barrington 220 School District to Update Learning Environments
Following a successful master planning effort, DLR Group has been selected to design district-wide improvements for students and staff.
Design Middle East
2021 Master Plan of the YearNovember 9, 2021
Our design plan for the Islamic World District wins the Master Plan of the Year award from Design Middle East. The awards program celebrates the region’s best designers, architects, and projects.Read More
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Our sector, discipline, and executive leaders are dispersed to mentor the next generation of employee-owners, counsel clients, and share their design voice in their local communities.
The concept of ownership, its importance to our culture, and the immense benefits are rather simple. Driven by opportunity, we make decisions that impact not only our success but also that of our clients and partners. our clients and partners.