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What We Do

Burns Architecture

Top-quality design and construction services

With almost two decades of experience in the industry, we specialize in a wide range of government building projects, including detention centers, law enforcement buildings, municipal and county courtrooms, port of entries, county annexes, fire and rescue buildings, juvenile probation buildings, county hospitals, and county maintenance facilities. Our team of experienced architects, engineers, and construction experts works closely with clients to develop innovative and functional designs that meet their unique needs and requirements. From initial concept to the final stages of construction and occupancy, we provide comprehensive services to ensure your project’s success.

40+ Jails, placing more than 10,000 beds into service

Our experienced team of architects and construction experts understand the unique challenges and requirements associated with these facilities and work closely with our clients to create safe, secure, and humane environments. Our design approach balances the needs of both the staff and the individuals being held in the center, resulting in facilities that are functional and sustainable. We focus on meeting strict government regulations and standards, ensuring that our detention center projects are built to the highest standards for safety and security.

Police and Sheriff’s office facilities for local public safety

We are a leader in the design and construction of law enforcement facilities, including police stations. With a deep understanding of the unique requirements and challenges faced by law enforcement agencies, we work closely with our clients to create facilities that are safe, functional, and efficient. From secure holding areas to modern training facilities, our experience in designing law enforcement buildings is unmatched. Our focus on meeting the highest standards for safety and security ensures that our projects are built to meet the rigorous demands of law enforcement operations.

Municipal and county courtrooms and supporting office space

We have extensive experience in designing and building municipal and county courtrooms, as well as the supporting office spaces that are essential to their operation. We understand the unique requirements of these facilities, including the need for security, accessibility, and functionality. We work closely with our clients to create courtrooms that are designed to meet the needs of both the judiciary and the community, resulting in facilities that are efficient, modern, and respectful. Our focus on meeting the highest standards for safety, security, and accessibility ensures that our courtrooms are built to meet the rigorous demands of the legal system.

Buildings housing a variety of local government service operations

In addition to our work on detention centers, law enforcement buildings, and municipal and county courtrooms, Burns Architecture has extensive experience in designing and building a wide range of other government agency facilities. This includes port of entries, county annexes, fire and rescue buildings, juvenile probation buildings, county hospitals, and county maintenance facilities. Our experience in designing and building these types of facilities is rooted in our commitment to meeting the unique needs and requirements of each client. We take a collaborative approach to every project and work closely with our clients to develop innovative and functional designs that meet their specific needs.