Architectural Design, Architect
Has Experience with these buildings:
Business (Office), Hotel/Motel, Institutional, Mercantile (Retail), Mixed-Use, Multi-Family (Apartments, Condos), Custom Innovative Residential
Has Experience with these materials:
Mass Timber, Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT), Glue-Laminated Timber (GLT or glulam), Timber-Frame / Post and Beam, Heavy Timber Decking, Hybrid (wood with steel or concrete), Structural Composite Lumber (e.g. LVL and LSL), Wood-Concrete Composite Systems, Light-Frame, I-joists, Lumber, Open-web trusses, Wood structural panels, Fasteners / Hardware
Individuals Who Work Here:
In collaboration with Delineate Studio (as TB/DS) we designed 901 East Sixth, the first commercial building in Texas to use CLT as part of a composite structural system. The five-story hybrid steel and CLT building won a Regional Excellence Award in the 2020 Wood Design Awards. We are collaborating with the same development team to design a similar scale building combining CLT and concrete.
Thoughtbarn is also currently working on a new mass timber district headquarters for the Texas Forest Service in East Texas (under construction as of 2023) as well as single family residences constructed from Mass Timber.