Category : Member Projects

26 Jun 2018

Taylor & Syfan Consulting Engineers | MOXI – Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation

Member Spotlight: Taylor & Syfan Consulting Engineers MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation, located in Santa Barbara, CA, is the first LEED Gold certified museum in Santa Barbara County. As part of the design team, T&S worked closely with the architect, AB Design Studios, to develop a creative and efficient structural system comprised of concentric braced frames, moment resisting frames, reinforced masonry shearwalls, and exposed custom steel trusses. One noteworthy design element was the 720 square foot glass […]

24 Apr 2018

TRADART Foundation | Tiny Houses

Member Spotlight: TRADART Foundation Launched in 2016, TRADART’s Tiny Houses is a two-year program that culminates in a fully-functioning tiny home. The 200+-square-feet Tiny Houses built by Advanced Woodworking and Construction Technology high school students are part of a district-wide initiative program that supports learning craftsmanship and provides a Career Technical Education pathway. Following an initial $50,000 grant from the Women’s Fund of Santa Barbara, $25,000 from the Santa Barbara Unified School District, and TRADART’s supervision and monetary help, the […]

26 Mar 2018

McCormix Corp | Fueling Montecito

Member Spotlight: McCormix Corp Since the beginning of the Thomas Fire and then the subsequent Montecito mudslide we were faced with a herculean task of getting fuel to not only the first responders but subsequent contractors who were involved in disaster relief. Many local companies worked 24/7 to help those so tragically affected by these disasters. McCormix utilized small delivery trucks to access almost impassable roads to get to those companies. Every local contractor, trucking, towing, heavy equipment operator, electrical, […]

27 Feb 2018

Frank Schipper Construction | SB County Search & Rescue

Member Spotlight: Frank Schipper Construction Co. Frank Schipper Construction Co. and their subcontractors are building a New Classroom, Rescue Tool Storage Space, and Handicap Accessible Facilities for SB County Search & Rescue Santa Barbara, CA (February 23, 2018) – Nine local construction companies have come together to increase the educational and disaster relief facilities of the beloved Santa Barbara County Search and Rescue (SBCSAR) team. With work and donations from Frank Schipper Construction Co., Bob’s Backhoe and Trucking, Gordon Fiano, […]

23 Jan 2018

Brighten Solar Co. | Deckers

Member Spotlight: Brighten Solar Co. Brighten Solar Co. recently installed three solar photovoltaic systems on the rooftops of the Deckers Brands headquarters in Goleta, CA. The three systems represent a power of about (400) kW and will offset about a third of the total electricity consumed on campus. Additionally, the system will offset about 433 tons of CO2 emissions each year. This project is part of a global commitment of the company towards sustainability and our community. We loved working […]

09 Aug 2017

Allen Construction | Montecito French Chateau

Member Spotlight: Allen Construction The client’s goals for this extensive whole house remodel were to upgrade with modern features and add an upscale elegance to this 14,000 sq. ft. French Tudor, originally built in 1977. New features include an expansive kitchen and family room; a grand loggia with alfresco dining, BBQ, and seating areas; and a four-car garage with a movie theater/media room on the second story above. Additional luxury amenities include an infinity pool and spa, wine cellar, exercise […]