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Ag-Tech Firm Global Headquarters, South San Francisco


A 16,000 square foot warehouse renovation into a complete work environment including employee café, all-hands on meeting space, labs, break outs, conference and board rooms, a library and all the little touches that make work here fun. New skylights and double height openings wash the space with natural light.  The project includes a new elevator, steels staircase and railings and 12 new restrooms (6 all-gender).  Modern “farmhouse” meets high tech efficiency in this state-of-the-art, warm and collaborative work environment.


Stage: Permitted
Completion: 2018

Project team: Wilson Ishihara, SEI Engineers, JM Design Group, Pragmatic MEP Engineers

The Nest House


A new 4,000 square foot family home nestled on a wooded lot overlooking Mt. Diablo. The home is green and regenerative, a model of sustainable design that fits the client’s commitment to healthy living and a healthy environment.


Stage: Permitted
Completion: 2019


Project team: Andersen Engineering, Envision Landscape Studios, Humann Co. Civil Eng.

The Hermosa House


An extensive all over remodel that re-imagines the traditional ranch home, embracing nature, light and views.  Bedroom suites on both levels, a gym, a mediation room, and a space for entertaining make it a perfect fit for retirement and hosting extended family.


Stage: Substantially complete
Completion: 2018


Project team: Andersen Engineering, Envision Landscape Studios

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