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Update: Braves Park

Posted on December 22, 2015

Wakefield Beasley & Associates is the architect behind the new Braves year-round mixed-use facility. WBA is responsible for all facets of the architectural design process for the ‘The Battery’ multi-family, retail and Comcast office building. The work of an architect is always in the details and making sure those details are correct. Recently the WBA […]

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Gwinnett Technical College (North)

Posted on December 21, 2015

Wakefield Beasley & Associates designed the first building of the North Fulton Campus of Gwinnett Technical College. Several key features of the building includes 93,000 SF of space and a statement type of design approach that sets a new standard for the College. Some of the key spaces include lecture halls, laboratories, traditional classrooms and […]

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Project: Forsyth County Courthouse

Posted on December 4, 2015

WBA is the architect behind the new Forsyth County Courthouse and jail. The courthouse opened earlier this year, and the new jail is under construction currently. WBA architect Whitney Regan did an incredible fly-over this past weekend and here are some of the aerial shots from above. To learn more about the courthouse click here.

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Phase II : Paulding Sheriff’s Office and Training Facility

Posted on November 24, 2015

Wakefield Beasley & Associates was awarded Phase I and II of the new Paulding Sheriff’s Office and Training Facility Complex located in Dallas, GA. Phase I, an outdoor firing range, was completed in 2014 and phase II, the Training Facility, was completed in November 2015. The brand new training facility is 10,000 square feet and […]

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Project: GGC Junior Achievement

Posted on August 28, 2015

Georgia Gwinett College awarded WBA the architectural design and interior design for the new GGC space at the new Gwinnett County Public School Achievement Center. The new center allows the students to come and see what it is like to be in different career positions (CEO, Accounting, etc) or how to handle budgets and much more. […]

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How Architectural Design can reduce the Negative Impacts of a Juvenile Facility

Posted on July 30, 2015

By: Doug Shaw, AIA  Juvenile justice facilities are not meant to be jails. In fact, just the opposite. They are last resort attempts to catch an adolescent’s disruptive behavior and divert them onto a path away from future incarceration. In many cases they are the final areas of hope for youth who have nowhere else […]

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Project: Renovation at KSU Center

Posted on July 27, 2015

WBA was awarded the design and construction coordination of a 9,000 sf renovation to the existing Kennesaw State University graduate center. One challenge WBA architects accepted with this project is that the departments need to remain in operation during the renovation. The WBA solution is to phase the construction. The phase option will allow WBA to […]

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Project: Jefferson Station | Police Precinct & Public Library

Posted on June 18, 2015

Jefferson Station is located on Washington Street in Jefferson, GA. The original build was a 37,000 square foot Food Lion that the City of Jefferson commissioned General Contractor BM&K Engineering & Construction along with Wakefield Beasley & Associates as the Architects to design/build their new Police Department & Public Library in the deserted grocery store. […]

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Trends in Municipal Architecture

Posted on June 17, 2015

View our PDF below to see what trends are dominating the Municipal Architecture field.

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Project: Berkeley Lake City Hall

Posted on June 15, 2015

Wakefield Beasley & Associates was chosen to provide Architectural design services for the City of Berkeley Lake’s City Hall. The new 3,750 square feet City Hall is located on approximately 1.86 acres. The new facility includes the city’s administrative offices, a City Council/Public meeting room and an emergency supply and communications areas. The City Hall […]

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