HOUSTON, TX, November 3, 2017 – The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) selected Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands as one of the winners of its 2017 Healthcare Interior Design Competition. The program honors outstanding originality and excellence in the design and furnishings of health care interior spaces. FKP designed the new full-service hospital, one of two winning entries in the Pediatric Hospital category. Most visitors park in a remote garage and pass through the adjacent outpatient

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HOUSTON, TX, April 13, 2017 – For many people, work is more than a paycheck. And in many places, an employer is more than an income tax base. FKP employees routinely cite their direct impact on healthcare improvements as the most rewarding part of their job. And the architecture firm frequently participates in local events such as the March of Dimes' March for Babies and CANstruction. These metrics helped land FKP to the 2017 Best

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Alvaro-Arteaga-FKP

HOUSTON, TX, April 5, 2017 – FKP Houston is pleased to announce the addition of Alvaro Arteaga, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP as Architect. He will be responsible for day-to-day management, design and production of projects. Alvaro brings 10 years of design experience to the team as well as a proficiency in sustainable design and construction documentation using BIM. His project expertise is science and laboratory environments. His previous clients include: Texas Tech University, ABC Safety Council,

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Avneesh Bajaj joins FKP Dallas office as Senior Architect HOUSTON, TX, March 31, 2017 – Avneesh Bajaj has joined FKP Dallas as a senior architect. Avneesh brings more than 10 years of experience in healthcare design and construction experience to the growing Dallas office. Avneesh will manage all phases of healthcare projects including documentation, day-to-day coordination, and construction administration. He is currently working on Texas Children's Hospital Pediatric Tower E. Avneesh excels at performing efficiently

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HOUSTON, TX, November 29, 2016 – Abraham Lincoln said, “It’s not the years in your life that count; it’s the life in your years.” Building Design + Construction honors this sentiment with their annual “40 Under 40” competition. The program pays tribute to the next generation of leadership in the architecture, engineering and construction industries. Jurors selected Ardis Clinton, FKP vice president, from among hundreds of nominees to be included in the 2016 class of

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(HOUSTON – October 19, 2016) – The FKP Houston office is pleased to announce the addition of a new member to the community healthcare team. Chris Cook joins the firm as Vice President and Senior Architect. In this role, he will manage all phases of healthcare projects, including documentation, day-to-day coordination and construction administration. Over the last 16 years, Cook has worked on large-scale healthcare and hospital projects across the country. He has delivered complex

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American College of Healthcare Architects elevates Gary Owens to Council of Fellows HOUSTON, TX, September 26, 2016 – FKP is pleased to announce that Gary Owens, Senior Principal, has been elected to the Council of Fellows by the American College of Healthcare Architects' (ACHA) Board of Regents. This honor is presented to architects who represent the highest standards of healthcare design. The Board recognized Owens based on his contributions to advance the science and art

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Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital opens new patient tower, introduces new approach for healthcare design and construction FKP helps system quickly deliver flexible, cost-effective facility HOUSTON, TX, March 30, 2016 –Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital recently opened a new 232,700-square-foot patient bed tower, adding capacity for much needed healthcare services in the burgeoning Katy area. It is the tallest hospital in the United States constructed using stacked concrete tilt-up panels, commonly called tilt-wall construction. The new six-story

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Two FKP Architects interior designers earn NCIDQ certification HOUSTON, TX – The National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) certification is a recognized set of global standards to assess the competence of interior design professionals; the standards are based on health, safety and welfare principles specific to the industry. FKP interior designers Colette DeJean and Shannon Dupras recently passed all required exams and earned the NCIDQ certification. It is the highest in the industry and

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FKP Architects best of the best for A/E/C workplace in the U.S. HOUSTON, TX – The Zweig Group recently named FKP Architects to their “2015 Best Firms to Work For” list. Placing fourth in the architecture category, FKP ranks among the top architectural firms to work for in the country. The Zweig Group’s “Best Firms to Work For” program specifically focuses on architecture, engineering and environmental consulting firm achievement. The award recognizes the top firms

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FKP Architects wins 2015 Pinnacle Award: International Interior Design Association honors FKP for interior design excellence HOUSTON, TX – The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) Texas Oklahoma Chapter selected FKP Architects Houston as the winner of the 2015 Pinnacle Award in the Large Firm of the Year category. The Pinnacle Award is the most prestigious honor IIDA bestows upon a design firm; the award recognizes firms that have consistently contributed to the highest aspiration of

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Veteran Healthcare Project Manager joins FKP Architects' Dallas Office Jim Johnson joins FKP as Senior Vice President and Senior Project Manager DALLAS, TX – Jim Johnson brings 30 years of total experience and a long track record of successful healthcare project management to the Dallas office of FKP Architects. He has been working exclusively on healthcare projects for the past 20 years, totaling more than 3.5 million square feet of space and $1 billion in

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