New Calaveras County Courthouse Project “Tops Out”


(11/16/2012)
The final beam in the steel structure of the new Calaveras County Courthouse was put in place on Nov. 2 during a traditional “topping out” ceremony that celebrated an important milestone in the construction of the new courthouse.

DLR Lands Top Spot in Architect 50 List


(09/26/2012)
The official publication of the American Institute of Architects, ARCHITECT magazine, recognized DLR Group as the #1 firm in the United States in its September issue.

Round-Up: American Epicenters of Corrections

By Candice Dyer
(02/09/2012)
They spring up, sometimes in surprising places, as a practical, needs-based response to an age-old problem.

Reinforcing the Centrality of the Security Controls Function

By William Buursma, Architect and Principal, DLR Group
(11/23/2011)
Central control rooms in detention facilities are often removed from housing and operate exclusively through intercom and video media. The new South Correctional Entity (SCORE) — which serves seven communities with an 813-bed capacity — uses a radial 360° housing array with housing units arranged around a mezzanine-level central control room that allows for direct vision into the units.