Renovation/Adaptive Reuse

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Case Studies

BancFirst's New Headquarters in Oklahoma City a Beacon of Revitalization

April 29, 2024
Bockus Payne’s renovation of BancFirst’s new headquarters in Oklahoma City’s second-largest building ushers in a downtown resurgence.
Courtesy of Schneider Electric
Decarbonization/Net Zero

Retrofits for Decarbonization: Two Carbon-Cutting Projects

Dec. 6, 2023
When you replace older building systems, are you considering your carbon emissions? These two projects made progress toward a zero-carbon future.
Courtesy of Barry Halkin, Halkin Mason Photography
From a landmark publishing company to a bustling combination of residential and biotech workspace, The Curtis Building is an adaptive reuse all-star. The conversion revives the 1910 headquarters with an emphasis on life sciences office space and labs. Four floors are dedicated to luxury apartments.
Renovation/Adaptive Reuse

Are Old Offices the Next Housing Solution?

Dec. 4, 2023
Underutilized offices are one opportunity to address the short supply of multifamily housing, especially in urban cores. Here are three reasons these properties could be ready...
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Apartment units are in high demand in many areas. Adaptive reuse projects that transform older, inefficient office space into housing can help revitalize urban centers and pose lucrative opportunities for developers.
Renovation/Adaptive Reuse

From Brown to Green: Fight the Climate Crisis with Focused Office Conversions

Nov. 3, 2023
Targeted office-to-residential projects can deliver plus-sized environmental gains.
Courtesy of Provost Studio
The content studios at the University of Alabama are more than a state-of-the-art facility—they’re an opportunity for instructors to create more engaging content for online students.
Renovation/Adaptive Reuse

How Adaptive Reuse Transformed a Hospital into a Cutting-Edge Content Studio

Oct. 4, 2023
Housed in a former hospital, a new facility at the University of Alabama aims to engage online students with well-produced content.
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Renovation/Adaptive Reuse

Renovated Stockdale Community Center in Claremont Is the New Heart of The Webb Schools Campus

Sept. 22, 2023
Page & Turnbull restores a 90-year-old gymnasium into a beautiful and flexible new hub for students and faculty at The Webb Schools. Photos by Eric Staudenmaier