Designed by Gator Sktch Architects, the Tavares Public Safety Complex in Florida is now open. The facility houses the city’s police, fire, and emergency operations center (EOC) under one roof in a state-of-the-art complex.
Jürgen Mayer H’s new Museum Garage in Miami, Florida, the Uber Advanced Technologies Group’s research and development center in San Francisco, California, Weiss/Manfredi’s TATA Innovation Center at Cornell Tech in New York, ZGF Architects’ Google Spruce Goose, Playa Vista, California, and the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, Texas, top the list of buildings winning the 2019 International Architecture Awards (IAAs).
The new Arbor Grande residential development within a planned community in Florida offers a number of residents-only features within its gated confines. The 650-m2 (7000-sf) clubhouse and fitness center reinforces a relaxed coastal vibe with a design that draws on the Gulf Coast vernacular, which includes distinctively ribbed metal roofing.
The global headquarters of Carrier, a provider of HVAC, refrigeration, fire, security, and building automation technologies, the United Technologies Corporation (UTC) Center for Intelligent Buildings, is one of the first commercial buildings in Florida to earn the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum v4 certification.