Want safer schools? Design them better from the start

Written by Keith Thompson. This article originally appeared on the Blueprint South Dakota blog on September 26, 2018. It was published in the Sioux Falls Business Journal on October 8, 2018. School safety is never far from our collective awareness, […]

Sanford Imagenetics in Healthcare Design Magazine

Sanford Imagenetics is receiving national exposure in August, as the project was selected for publication in Healthcare Design magazine, as a part of its Design Showcase. A jury of 17 industry professionals (architects, interior designers, providers, and consultants) conducted a […]

Innovation in Metal Architecture on the Great Plains

The Wedge on Western is a retail center at 69th Street and Western Avenue in Sioux Falls, SD. Koch Hazard Architects and building owner Steve Gratzfeld worked together to design a uniquely shaped retail center incorporating Corten steel, an unfamiliar […]

Locke Earns NCIDQ Certification

Erica Locke recently became an NCIDQ Certified designer. She is 1-of-29 NCIDQ Certified designers in the state of the South Dakota. “We are very happy to congratulate Erica on receiving her NCIDQ Certification,” said Keith Thompson, Koch Hazard Architects Vice […]

VanConant Earns Construction Specifications Institute CCCA Certification

Trevor VanConant recently became the only Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) certified Construction Contract Administrator (CCCA) in the state of South Dakota. This area of achievement demonstrates VanConant’s superior knowledge and understanding of the construction process. “Trevor works not only hard, […]

Koch Hazard Architects Adds to Leadership

Brooke Wegener, Director of Marketing, has become a partner at Koch Hazard Architects. She is a Sioux Falls native with a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree from the University of Northern Iowa and an O’Gorman High School graduate. Wegener has […]

Cebrian Joins the Koch Hazard Architects Team

Guillermo Cebrian joined the Koch Hazard Architects team in the architecture discipline. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Architecture degree, graduating with Excellence in Architectural Studies, from South Dakota State University. Guillermo received the 2017 AIA South Dakota […]

KHA Helps Raise Money for Children’s Inn

Koch Hazard Architects assisted Media One, and a handful of other sponsors, in raising over $36,000 for Children’s Inn at the 29th Annual Media One Funski. Events over the weekend included skiing, tubing, snow boarding, sledding (zipfy), kicking (frozen leg […]