Nightingale Awards – Transforming Medical Environments with Design

Each year The Nightingale Awards “recognize contribution to the healthcare built environment through product design and innovation that contributes to healing.“ One of the winners this year caught our eye, Acrovyn Wall Panels. These wall panels let you embed images into clear 100%-BPA free wall panels that look amazing but also offer impact protection. A […]

Thankful for…

It’s not easy to summarize complicated thoughts and feelings that seem to be more present than usual for many of us this year. But we can certainly take a moment to pause and be grateful. These are some of the things we’re thankful for at Hilliard Architects.

Come here to challenge yourself. Come here to get well.

20-somethings with combat-related brain injuries were not coming to the VA Martinez for the treatment they needed. Hilliard Architects and VA Northern CA Healthcare System worked together to make it more fun! What if you could engage young Veterans with an environment that’s closer to spa or a gym, than old soldiers’ home? Hilliard Architects […]

Hospital Trends: A Patient Lift in Every Room

Patient safety and satisfaction are the cornerstones of many new design and construction decisions in the healthcare industry. One piece of equipment that plays a huge role is the patient lift. A patient lift is used to transport a patient who needs assistance around their room and to the bathroom – ensuring the safety of […]

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Have concerns about your building’s exterior?

When a unique 50-year-old building on Mare Island began showing signs of exterior concrete degradation, the building manager needed to find out where it was happening and how bad the damage was. Using the traditional method of having investigators hang from harnesses is dangerous, costly, and could take weeks. Plus, it runs the risk of […]

Brand New Look for Hilliard Architects

Hilliard Architects has grown and evolved over the past 28 years and we felt it was time for a new look. We’re excited to announce the launch of our new logo.