CASp Certification for Mike Hilliard

Congratulations to our co-founder, Mike Hilliard, for passing the rigorous CASp (Certified Access Specialist) exam! A CASp is a professional licensed with the State of California who can determine if a part of the built environment is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Happy 28th Anniversary

We had a blast celebrating our 28th Anniversary! A delicious repast was enjoyed at Lake Chalet restaurant on lovely Lake Merritt. Since moving to Oakland in 2015, we’re having fun discovering many wonderful things about the city!

Importance of a hands-on approach to architecture

A hands-on approach to architecture is important for understanding project parameters. This is especially true when working with existing structures—plans might not reflect exactly what has been built. Project: Operating Room Expansion