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24 May 2019

U.S. General Services Administration Releases Approved Design Concept of New Des Moines U.S. Courthouse

The U.S. General Services Administration released the approved design concept for the $136.6 million new U.S. Courthouse in Des Moines, Iowa. Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects is the Lead Design Architect and Neumann Monson Architects is the Architect of Record / Executive Architect. The new 229,000 square-foot courthouse will feature nine courtrooms and has a scheduled completion of Fall 2022.

News Release: General Services Administration

Project Details: General Services Administration

20 May 2019

The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia Announces Plans for New Facility at The Goat Farm Arts Center

The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia (MOCA GA) announced plans for a new facility at The Goat Farm Arts Center in West Midtown Atlanta. Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects is the architect for the new permanent home for MOCA GA included as part of the expansion of the Goat Farm arts complex.

News article: Art Daily

News article: Atlanta Magazine

News article: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

About: MOCA GA

14 May 2019

Gathering Place Named the Best New Attraction by USA Today and Urban Land Institute Global Awards Finalist

Gathering Place named the Best New Attraction in the nation by USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice 2019. Gathering Place named finalist in Urban Land Institute’s 2019 Global Awards for Excellence competition. Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects designed the ONEOK Boathouse, Williams Lodge and restroom cabana. Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates is the landscape architect of the park.

Gathering Place: Gathering Place / MSME

Project: Architect

News article: USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice 2019

News article: Urban Land Institute

News article: Tulsa World

News article: Metropolis

Plan Your Visit: Gathering Place

News article: New York Times

22 March 2019

Tishman Speyer’s Jackson Park in New York is Complete and Launch of New Co-living Concept Residential Brand Kin

Tishman Speyer’s Jackson Park project in Long Island City, Queens, New York includes three high rise apartment buildings and amenity building, designed by Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects and Hill West Architects. The towers are 42, 44, and 53 stories tall and has 1,871 rental units total. The five story The Club at Jackson Park, a 45,000 square foot amenity building, includes a fitness center, swimming pool, and lounge. Kin, a residential brand formed through a new partnership between Tishman Speyer and the co-living company Common, will launch the Kin app in Jackson Park in May 2019.

Project: Jackson Park

News article: Forbes

News article: Curbed

Project Details: Tishman Speyer

Co-Living Concept: Kin

News article: Curbed

News article: New York Real Estate Journal

06 March 2018

Pritzker Commons and Cabot Library at Harvard University LEED v4 Certified

The Pritzker Commons and Godfrey Lowell Cabot Science Library Transformation project at the Harvard University Science Center, completed by Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects, has been LEED v4 certified by the U.S. Green Building Council. The project is the second ever LEED v4 project in Massachusetts.

News article: The Harvard Gazette

Case Study: Harvard Energy & Facilities