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Multnomah County Courthouse

December 1, 2017

The Multnomah County Courthouse is a new high-rise building overlooking the Willamette River in downtown Portland, Oregon.  Integral Light Studio provided glazing specification visualizations to ensure excellent thermal performance while maintaining the aesthetic design intent of the tower. Using an integrated team approach, Integral included solar exposure mapping for thermal comfort and energy impacts, as…

Minnesota Street Project

April 21, 2017

This renovation project converted an existing single-story concrete and steel warehouses into a center for the arts in the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco. In response to San Francisco’s rising rent prices, the Minnesota Street Project provides an affordable home for the City’s contemporary art community — including two galleries and space for The Artist…

Brisbane Baylands

October 18, 2016

Integral Group was hired by the City of Brisbane to develop the Sustainability Action Plan for the Brisbane Baylands development, a 684 acre site of a new mixed-use development that will include residential and commercial spaces, as well as a clean tech development center in Brisbane. The City is pursuing development of the site to…

Moscone Convention Center Expansion

The Moscone Convention Center Expansion project will add over 350,000 square feet of additional above-grade space in a three-story convention center building and includes a ballroom, meeting rooms, mechanical and storage areas, a basement-level exhibition space, a reconfigured loading area, and a pedestrian bridge to the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. San Francisco Public…

Oakland Unified School District Central Commissary and Urban Farm

September 12, 2016

The facility will produce 40,000 meals per day. 80% of the food will be sourced locally, within a 250 mile radius. The menu for the students has an emphasis on freshly assembled meals. Along with finished meals, meal kits with fresh produce and an emphasis on vegetables are delivered to be assembled at the distributed…

Old Adobe Union School District Photovoltaic Design

Integral Group provided solar PV and electrical engineering design services for a 468 kW system at four out of five schools in the district. The ground mounted PV systems at La Tercera Elementary School, Loma Vista Immersion Academy, Miwok Valley Language Academy and Old Adobe Elementary School will provide for a significant portion of the…

Hayward 21st Century Library & Community Learning Center

September 2, 2016

Hayward’s new 21st Century Library & Community Learning Center will be located in the heart of the Hayward’s historic downtown district and serve as a gathering space for the local community. The new building will feature community learning and flexible gathering spaces, homework centers, computer and technology labs, as well as a small cafe, all…

Half Moon Bay Library

This new 22,000 square foot library will include separate spaces for literacy services, youth services, a teen room, quiet study space, computer use, a programming space with an attached catering kitchen, a children’s garden, a courtyard and a second-floor deck. This library will replace an existing 7,285 square foot library that was designed to serve…

Watsonville Water Resources Center

The new Watsonville Water Resources Center was first constructed in the 1920s and is now dedicated to protecting the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. The Center treats wastewater and provides recycled water to local farmers, in addition to protecting groundwater and reducing wastewater into the Bay. The facility design includes a new operations building, as…

Lions Park Library & Community Center

September 1, 2016

The City of Costa Mesa is undertaking a major upgrade and retrofit of the existing library and park located in the Westside neighborhood, not far from Newport Beach. A new 22,000 square foot library will be built on the grounds which also include a City-owned park. Once the new library is complete, the existing 7,892…

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