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Jorge de la Cal Scott P. Kelsey Andrew Labov James Simeo Jennifer Swedell L. Paul Zajfen

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Adapted from a white paper published by Dassault Systèmes, this article looks at how CO Architects leverages generative design tools for continuous architectural design and engineering innovations.

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The tallest addition to the Phoenix Biomedical Campus is the 10-story Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building (BSPB), designed by Los Angeles-based CO Architects in collaboration with Ayers Saint Gross. Programmed, designed, and constructed in only 27 months, the laboratory complex allows University of Arizona research scientists to collaborate with local healthcare providers and private companies to find new medical cures and treatments.

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Lab Design Conference  |  Monday, April 29, 2019

Don’t miss Principal Andrew Labov and Associate Principal Jennifer Swedell present ‘Time & Space Challenges: Design While Building 10 Stories of Biomedical Research in 28 Months,’ a discussion of how the Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building was designed.

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CO Architects continues to investigate technologies that support collaborative and informed decision making through the client’s view. Learn how CO pushes boundaries by mixing the physical and virtual. In this evolved iteration, mixed reality operating rooms showcase user interaction with physical scale models tracked by cameras using Computer Vision.

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CO’s design for these iconic, copper-clad education and research “sister buildings” on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus is featured this month in Metal Construction News. Learn why CO chose copper for the Sonoran Desert-inspired design of the Health Sciences Education Building and Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building for the University of Arizona- Phoenix.

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Located on the northern border of Downtown Phoenix, Arizona, sits a new medical research building for the University of Arizona. The 10-story Phoenix Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building (BSPB) joins CO’s preexisting Health Sciences Education Building on the Biomedical Campus. The design of the building’s facade is intended to blend into the Arizona desert landscape with folded and perforated copper panels.

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AIA TAP Building Connections Congress  |  Monday, January 7, 2018

Don’t miss Director of Digital Design and Technology Nuri Miller presenting at the Congress.

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