Health and Fitness

Palmer Dance Studio

Palmer Dance Studio, Palmer 2016

This is a single story 5,700 sq. ft. wood frame building located in Palmer, Alaska.

We were asked to participate as design build team member from the concept phase, throughout the design-development, cost-development stages and construction phase.  The team consisted Gordon Thompson Architects, Franklin & Associates, EBSC Engineering, T3 Alaska Engineering, Inc. and EIC Engineers, Inc.

We began site-work in May 2016 was completed September 2016. The project included wood framing, clear span trusses, exterior wood cladding, aluminum storefront entries, state of the art dance floor system, and energy efficient mechanical and electric systems that include LED lighting.


Other major team mates include: Scoggin Excavating, Valley Block & Concrete, JD Steel, Quinn Decorative Concrete, Spenard Builders Supply, Uresco Building Supply, Rain Proof Roofing, Commercial Contractors, Conner Sports Flooring, Northwind Painting, Ross Drywall, General Mechanical, Inc. and Vannoy Electric.

Kuukpik Fitness

Kuukpik Fitness, Anchorage 2016

This is a 600 sq. ft. fitness studio located in the Kuukpik Office Building.

 We were asked to construction Kuukpik fitness during the construction of the Kuukpik Building. Design build team members involved in the building construction quickly coordinated to design and complete this project during the final phase of construction. The team consisted of Pfeffer Development, kpb Architects, EBSC Engineering, Reid Middleton, Inc., Accel Fire Protection, design build mechanical and electrical with General Mechanical, Inc., and Alcan Electric, Inc. teaming with RSA Engineering, Inc.

 The project included an shower room, locker room with keypad lockers, and fitness area large enough for cardio equipment, free weights and a cabled weight machine. 

Alaska Rock Gym

Alaska Rock Gym, Anchorage 2015

This is a 24,000 square foot structural steel brace frame Rock Gym facility located in mid-town Anchorage.

We were asked to participate as a design assist team member throughout the design-development, cost-development stages and construction phase.  The team consists of 33rd Avenue LLC, 61northarchitects, Enterprise Engineering, Inc., BBFM Engineers, Inc. and HZA Consulting Engineers.

We began site-work in August 2015 with a completion date set for June 2016. The project will include a 50’ tall roped climbing area, bouldering area, yoga studio, fitness room, conference room, beautifully landscaped site, exterior decorative metal panels, elevator, and energy efficient mechanical and electric systems.

Other major contributors to this project include: B.C. Excavating, LLC, Alaska Professional Construction, Finishing Edge, E/P Roofing, Accel Fire Protection, General Mechanical, Knik Plumbing & Heating, Vannoy Electric, Lundahl Steel, Andy Milner Company, Otis Elevator, Ron Webb Paving, Northwest Landscape, JD Steel, and Door Systems of Alaska, Inc..