New Calaveras County Courthouse Project “Tops Out”

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

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
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
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.