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   AIA Nevada Design & Service Awards Archive -> 2004 awards -> Girl Scouts of Frontier Council Training and Service Center



Entry Number: B03026

Project Name: Girl Scouts of Frontier Council Training and Service Center

Project Address: 2941 29 th Street , Las Vegas , NV

Building Type: Commercial

Completion Date: June 2004

Design Team:

Architect: Carpenter Sellers Associates

Design Team: Steve Carpenter, AIA; Rick Sellers, AIA; Michael Del Gatto, AIA

Interior Designer: Carpenter Sellers Associates

Landscape Architect: JW Zunino

Structural Engineer: Drottar-Priniske

Electrical Engineer: ABF Consulting Engineers

Mechanical Engineer: ABF Consulting Engineers

Civil Engineers: The Keith Companies

Owner/Developer: Frontier Girl Scout Council

General Contractor: Perini Construction

Photographer: Carpenter Seller


Design Approach: To design a building that integrated the needs of the foundation and satisfies their requirements for grant consideration. During the design process several goals and concepts emerged: First, the building entry and gallery spaces were designed to reflect and display the history of the Girl Scouts of Frontier Council. Second, a concept of educating the user of the building by leaving the building's systems exposed for viewing. Finally, the building is designed to complement its site and utilizes sustainable design and daylighting techniques.


Material in ASL Library: Form Core Boards, Project Identification Form, Project Entry Form, Site Plan, Floor Plan, Section, Elevation, Exterior Photos, Interior Photos and CD





These images are low-resolution reproductions of the images provided for the AIA Nevada Design Awards for 2004. All materials should be considered copyrighted and may not be reproduced or used without permission.


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