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Frazier Park, California

Committed to a greener, more sustainable world since 1935.

Passionate about climate action, we’re scaling up our efforts to decarbonize buildings and interiors

We’ve joined forces with a team of regenerative design experts at McLennan Design—founded by global sustainability leader and creator of the Living Building Challenge Jason F. McLennan. Together, we can accelerate climate action and help clients around the world minimize their carbon profile.

Read the official announcement here.

Leadership changes in two of our studios reenergize the firm, lay groundwork for future growth

New leadership appointments in the Midwest and Southeast U.S. reflect our firm’s talent development succession strategy and responsiveness to evolving client expectations.

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Carbon Forecasts will help clients mitigate their buildings’ environmental impact

The initiative—an urgent response to intensifying climate change risks—accelerates our firm’s efforts to reduce whole-life-carbon emissions of building design, construction, and operation.

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One of the first Perkins&Will clients to receive a carbon forecast is Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington.
White Paper
Embodied Carbon and Material Health in Gypsum Drywall and Flooring

For this case study, Perkins&Will partnered with Healthy Building Network to identify key drivers of embodied carbon and material health by looking at specific examples of product categories frequently specified in building projects.

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Introducing Inhabit: A show about the power of design

Join us as we explore big questions about how our built environment affects our health in ways we might not see—as individuals, as communities, as neighborhoods, as populations.

Listen below and learn more here.

As designers, we have an important responsibility to enhance people's lives.
Designing for life.

Living Design is about creating high-performing places that promote human and ecological well-being at every level. It’s been one year since we introduced our Living Design framework to the world. And—wow!—what a year it’s been. The global pandemic showed each of us just how important Living Design is to the vitality of our planet and society.

We collaborate with clients all over the world to create healthy, sustainable places in which to live, learn, work, play, and heal.