14 Projects

Horizon House, Third LIXIL International University Architectural Competition

Hokkaido
,
Japan
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Designed by students from Harvard's Graduate School of Design with contributions from Hanif Kara, Horizon House was the winning competition entry for the Third LIXIL International University...

Homestead Hills Development

Thornton
,
CO
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The Homestead Hills development comprises 178 one- and two-story, wood-framed homes constructed between 2005 and 2010. Shortly after construction, homeowners reported cracked drywall, displaced...

New Hope Community/Woodland Terrace Revitalization

New Hope Community/Woodland Terrace Revitalization

Pleasantville
,
NJ
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As part of the federal HOPE VI housing program, the Pleasantville Housing Authority received a grant to replace aging public housing with new housing.  The New Hope Community comprises 140 wood-...

Rock Creek House

Washington
,
DC
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Led by NADAAA, the renovation of an existing 1930s home transformed the traditional masonry structure into a contemporary residence with a vertical addition.  SGH was the structural engineer for...

Zimmerman House

Manchester
,
NH

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and constructed in 1951, the Zimmerman House is a classic example of Wright’s work with its strong horizontal lines, natural palette of materials, and integral...

Walter Gropius House

Lincoln
,
MA

Walter Gropius designed and built the house in 1938 for his wife and daughter. Over the years, ongoing water leakage led to deterioration of framing elements and interior finishes. In order to...

2014 Solar Decathlon Techstyle Haus

Providence, RI and Versailles
,
France

Designed by a joint team of students from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and Brown University, this "passivhaus" entry for the 2014 Solar Decathlon competition balances the use of new...

Andrews Building, North Wharf

Nantucket
,
MA

Originally a single-family house, the two-story, timber-framed building in Nantucket Harbor was in serious disrepair. The owner wanted to preserve and rehabilitate the building on North Wharf and...

18.36.54 House

New Milford
,
CT
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The name of the 2,000 sq ft residence comes from the 18 planes, 36 points, and 54 lines that make up the geometry of the structure.  SGH provided design-phase building enclosure consulting for the...

23 Cornelia Street

New York
,
NY
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Originally a horse stable, 23 Cornelia Street is a two-story unreinforced masonry structure built c. 1870. The current owner purchased the Greenwich Village property in 2007 and hired Solomonoff...

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