- National Institute of Standards and Technology
Science + Technology
See projects, ideas, firm news, and awards that exemplify how science and technology design contributes to our integrated design practice.
Our lab planners and designers create spaces that address functional, technical, and aesthetic concerns while incorporating the latest thinking in laboratory design, workplace trends, and technology.
Explore Our Work
- Vanderbilt University
Trans-Institutional Plan Sets New Campus Standards
Ideas + Firm News
DLR Group Science+Technology Grows Leaders and Clients Coast-to-Coast
New leaders in Seattle and New York combined with new clients in education, biotech, and more position DLR Group for significant impact in the S+T market.
Firm Hires New Science+Technology Design Leader
With over 30 years of experience, Principal Gene Graff, AIA, LEED AP, joins DLR Group as Science+Technology Design Leader, elevating the firm’s global Science+Technology practice.
Life Science and Adaptive Reuse
The life sciences industry has been growing steady for over a decade; our expert analyzes how the demand for space led us to retrofit conversions.
Nine Laboratory Must-Dos
Consider these important issues before planning your laboratory project to maximize resilience, efficiency, safety, and more.
10 Ways to Address Energy Use in Science+Technology Facilities
There are several high-impact strategies to reduce a building’s carbon footprint and improve operational expenses – without large-scale upgrades.
Priorities for Laboratory Environments: Flexibility
Easily adaptable lab environments bring new possibilities to ever-changing research requirements, elevating the case for flexible design.
Priorities for Laboratory Environments: Location
Employing a data-driven planning approach to site selection positions institutions for greater growth scenarios.
Priorities for Laboratory Environments: Resiliency
After conversations with stakeholders, priorities for the future of laboratory planning are established, and the place of resiliency.
New Laboratory Design Coming to Nashville Facility
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is adding a new off-campus clinical and pathology laboratory building north of downtown.
DLR Group Grows Science + Technology Practice
Chris Ertl, AIA, LEED AP, joins DLR Group to elevate the firm’s global science and technology practice.
Defining a Practice
"The primary focus for science and technology projects is creating a safe and inviting space for people to engage with science. Our team works hand-in-hand to accomplish that goal and meet the needs of our clients. That is the essence of employee-ownership – teamwork and collaboration, all voices being heard, and working together to provide positive outcomes for our clients.”See all open positions
Meet our People
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.