Growing pains are often part of childhood. At Grace Montessori Academy, the growing pains pinched physically, in terms of classroom size and location. When the school, a Christian-based, not-for-profit organization, opened its doors in 2007, 35 students were enrolled, primarily in Early Educ…
Perched at one of the busiest intersections in Billings, the Western Security Bank building at 2401 Grand Ave. recently received an exterior re-arrangement and first-floor remodel. The 1970s-era, four-story structure was standing long before the words “West End” were part of the local vocabu…
Maisie Sulser traces her interest in architecture back to her time in elementary school.
Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder has asked county commissioners to explore a proposal to build a new women's wing at the county jail that could ease chronic overcrowding there.
In the world of architecture, form, function and flow are inter-related. This is particularly true with the newly-built Ophthalmic Associates of Billings on Billings’ far West End.
Joel Anderson took a memorable trip to India through his job as a design architect for CTA Architects Engineers
Many people equate globalization with shipping American jobs overseas. But CTA Architects Engineers is one example of an American company that is profiting from the increasingly global nature of business.
CTA Architects and Engineers, winner of the Governor’s Innovative Business Award, has a history
It’s called an umlaut — the duet of dots accentuating the capital “U” in one of Billings’ newest breweries, Überbrew, located at 2305 Montana Ave.
During the past year I have observed with keen interest the rising of the new federal courthouse in Billings. Recently, I set aside some time to walk around and study the design of this major project. The architectural form and function is clear evidence of a well-designed building expressin…
During his 25 years with A&E Architects, Dennis Deppmeier enjoyed a ground-floor opportunity to restore some of the region’s most iconic buildings.
Dennis Deppmeier. July 16, 2012.
BOZEMAN - Gallatin County is suing the architect that designed its jail, saying there were dozens of instances that required change orders that added nearly $370,000 to the construction costs on the $37 million project.
A&E Architects PC announces the following management changes. Principals Eric Simonsen, AIA, and Chris Martison, AIA, will join President James Baker, AIA, as managing principals responsible for day-to-day management of the firm. Other principals include James McDonald, AIA, and Eric "Ri…
Construction of a federal office building on Fourth Avenue North could spawn a renaissance in the industrial area running between downtown Billings and MetraPark.
MISSOULA -- Jim McDonald was just another ranch kid visiting Yellowstone National Park with his family in the 1950s.
GILLETTE, Wyo. - Campbell County school officials want to bypass competitive bidding to hire an architect for a new elementary school and contract with a firm the district has used for three other schools.
Allen Rapacz, of Schutz Foss Architects, is shown with renderings of the Heart Mountain Interpretive Center.
Susie Hoffmann, ASID, operates Envidesign Interior Environments with offices in Bozeman and Billings.