Insights

Dive into insights from our talented team of designers and engineers, as they cover topics that matter most to our clients and industry.
January 19, 2021

Project Spotlight: Will Smith Zoo School

The Will Smith Zoo School is the largest nature-based preschool in the country, where children ages 3-5 will spend more than half the day outdoors and visit the neighboring San Antonio Zoo daily. DBR worked with Lake Flato Architects and Guido Construction to renovate an existing building to create a flexible indoor and outdoor learning environment for up to 220 students.

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October 21, 2020

Project Spotlight: Medina Community Library Meeting Hall

DBR is pleased to be working with Lake | Flato Architects on a new 4,000 square-foot all-purpose community gathering/meeting space addition to the Medina Community Library.

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February 24, 2020

Project Spotlight: First Presbyterian Church

DBR contracted with Gensler on the design for the new 4-story school building for First Presbyterian Church, located in Houston’s Museum District.

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September 23, 2019

Project Spotlight: Holocaust Museum Houston

The three-story building clocks in at 57,000 square feet of exhibition galleries, classrooms, a café, and an indoor theater. Following the ambitious expansion to the building, the Holocaust Museum Houston now ranks as the fourth largest Holocaust museum in the nation.

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October 3, 2018

Project Spotlight: Will Smith Zoo School Going Platinum

The school boasts several energy-efficient design features, including low-flow fixtures and solar panels, and is on track to become the first USGBC LEED Platinum® pre-school in the United States.

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January 2, 2018

Battle for Texas: The Experience

The once dark basement of the historic Joske’s Building at Rivercenter Mall has been transformed into an interactive museum, Battle for Texas: The Experience.

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January 2, 2018

Project Spotlight: Star Of Hope’s Cornerstone Community

After nearly five years of development, the new Star of Hope campus opened its doors and heart to the Houston community. Supporting homeless women and families, the Cornerstone Community provides a range of intensive program offerings that provide stability and personal development.

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