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Lecture Hall Building Looks Like the Rendering!

by Sean O'Hara December 23, 2013
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Its really not a surprise to the architect when the finished building looks like the rendering but its always nice to see. This is from a lecture hall that we did for the Christian House of Prayer. The finished photo: And now the rendering:   […]

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Can I Remove Trees on My Property in Austin?

by jon@evstudio.com November 4, 2013
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A common question that we get when designing site plans and evaluating sites with our clients is “Are there any regulations on which trees I must keep, and which I can remove on my site?” The short answer is probably. This issue really depends on […]

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Career and Technology High School Feasibility

by jon@evstudio.com October 25, 2013
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EVstudio presented the Copperas Cove School Board with a feasibility study for the renovation and new construction of a Career and Technology campus for their school district. The study and design was a response to recent legislation and workforce research pointing to a rapidly growing […]

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Completed Retail in Killeen Texas – Ready for Tenants

by Sean O'Hara October 15, 2013
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The Village Square retail project in Killeen, Texas is nearing completion of the core-and-shell phase and preparing for tenants to move in. This photo is one side of the street and the other is a rough mirror with the lecture hall that we also designed […]

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Central Texas Medical and Professional Center

by Ian Paulin October 4, 2013
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Currently under construction in Killeen, the Central Texas Medical and Professional Center is coming along nicely. Located on Clear Creek Road, this 17,680 square foot business center is a design build project between EVstudio and Stefek and Sears Builders. In this project, we provided architectural, […]

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Designing for Alzheimer’s Disease

by Rich Muller October 4, 2013

A recent assignment has come in for a building to host people who are suffering from memory loss related diseases.  The facility, which is in Texas, falls under the assisted living use category and therefore needs to address certain aspects of the International Building Code […]

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Killeen Landscape Frontage Standards

by John W. Olson October 4, 2013

As I was reviewing the landscape standards for the City of Killeen, Texas, I noticed some major differences in the requirements in respect to other City’s standards.  The difference I will talk about in this post is the spacing of trees along the street right-of-way.  In Killeen, […]

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EVstudio Designs Aircraft Hangars

by Anthony Ries August 9, 2013
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We recently submitted an airplane hangar with office space for permit. The hangar itself is a little less than 12,000 SF and the two story office space is nearly 5,600 SF. The hangar space will accommodate a single Gulfstream G550 or a couple smaller aircraft. The office […]

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Different Structural Foundation Types

by Jim Houlette April 24, 2013
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  There are many different foundation types and each one has a unique feature and advantage over other types.  I’ll go into a brief summary of each foundation type and why I used the foundation design in each situation.  Here is a list of the […]

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Weight Room Thermal Efficiency Makes Press

by jon@evstudio.com March 15, 2013

EVstudio’s first project for the Copperas Cove School District was recently featured in the Killeen Daily Herald. View the full article. Thermal Dynamic Strategies Diagram The article outlines the new relationship with the Copperas Cove ISD as well as the points expressed in EVstudio’s first […]

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Pinewood Townhomes Model Home Open!

by Matt Weigers March 6, 2013
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The first 4 units and the model home of the Pinewood Townhomes are finished and open.  The Pinewood Townhomes are the first of their kind in Harker Heights, Texas and offer a new, modern housing alternative.  Each two story unit is approximately 1500 sqft with […]

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Pinewood Townhomes Break New Ground

by Matt Weigers February 20, 2013
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The Pinewood Townhomes project in Harker Heights, Texas was recently featured in the Killeen Daily Herald.  Go to http://kdhnews.com/business/local/townhome-trend/article_e5bf0e08-77fc-11e2-ac7b-001a4bcf6878.html to read the full article. The Pinewood Townhomes are a 16 unit development and the first of their kind in the area.  Townhomes are a familiar building […]

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