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   AIA Nevada Design & Service Awards Archive -> 2003 awards -> Las Vegas Springs Preserve Visitors Center


Entry Number: UB03063
Project Name: Las Vegas Springs Preserve Visitors Center
Project Address: 1001 S. Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas NV
Building Type: PUBLIC
Completion Date: est. September 2005

Design Team
Architect: Tate Snyder Kimsey Architects - Bill Snyder, FAIA, Windom Kimsey, AIA; Randy Spitzmesser, AIA; Kevin Kemner; Mike Schmidt and Ramsey Singer.
Civil Engineer: Poggemeyer Design Group
Client/Owner/Developer: Las Vegas Valley Water District/Las Vegas Springs Preserve
Electrical Engineer: JBA Consulting Engineers
Interior Designer: Tate Snyder Kimsey Architects
Landscape Architect: e Group
Mechanical Engineer: JBA Consulting Engineers
Structural Engineer: LERA
Other involved: Jones Studio (Environmental Design), West Office (Exhibit Designers), Dieli Howe Smith (Food Service), LAM (Lighting Design), ARUP (Acoustical Consulting), RJA (Life Safety), Converse Consultants (Soil & Foundation) and ESG (Cost Consulting)

Design Approach: To design a center that demonstrates how the water has drawn and supported our Valley's culture throughout history. The focus of this design seeks to exemplify the relationship between this critical desert resource and its resounding impact on its inhabitants.

Material in ASL Library: Entry form/board, project description, site plan, floor plan, photos and cd

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