SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

  • Science & Technology

    We share the dedication of those scientists and engineers who tackle the tough problems facing our world, and believe our buildings should walk the talk, too.
  • Our Spaces

    We design physically inviting and functional spaces for instruction, experimentation, testing, and fabrication that also meet the highest standards for sustainability.

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Meet Our Leaders

We specialize in advanced, high-performance laboratories for collaborative research, teaching and development

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

In the News

Associate Principal and Senior Laboratory Planner Jennifer Swedell recaps her first day with CO and the growth of the Freshman Research Initiative at the University of Texas at Austin.

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We are excited to announce that the Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building in Phoenix, AZ has won a 2017 North American Copper in Architecture Award. Congratulations to our collaborators and to The University of Arizona. We’d also like to share that the adjacent Health Sciences Education Building was named a Top 10 NACIA award winner selected from a pool of the best copper projects from the last decade.

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How are they going to build that? Project Architect Tanner Clapham and Director of Digital Design and Technology Nuri Miller take a closer look at translating complex geometry for construction in the field.

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Learn more about CO’s decision-making roadmap for determining whether renovation or new construction is the right path to enhancing STEM capabilities on today’s cutting-edge campuses in Tradeline.

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Introducing the new Science II Building at California State University, Sacramento. This five-story, 95,000-SF facility, located on the banks of the American River, will house state-of-the-art teaching and research laboratories for biology and chemistry, learning studios, a planetarium, and an observatory.

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The SSPI project at Caltech is a highly successful example of how a WWII-era building, which had supported Cold-War engineering research, was adapted to the needs of modern interdisciplinary research, merging satellite technology and sustainable energy systems.

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Basics, an innovative solar analysis program developed by CO for Microsoft Hololens, uses both digital and physical data to generate mixed reality solar projections in the architectural design process.

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