• Oct
    01

    Lakeland Healthcare & Hospice at Home Projects

    Diekema Hamann Architecture + Engineering were selected to provide design services for a new 16 bed Hospice Residence for Lakeland Health and Hospice at Home. The residence will feature all private rooms arranged in small groups of eight around a family living room space. The design will offer the residents and their families multiple options for gathering and spending time together including spacious private resident...

    Tags: Architecture, Engineering, Healthcare
  • Jun
    01

    Allegiance Graduate Medical Education Projects

    Allegiance Health in Jackson, Michigan needed a design developed for their new Graduate Medical Education program. The program would utilize the second floor of Allegiance's special practice building. This new, homelike environment was instrumental in marketing to the first round of medical resident students of Allegiance GME. The challenge was transforming the second floor of a 1932 building with a major 1958 addition, masonry veneer...

    Tags: Architecture, Education, Engineering
  • Jan
    01

    Grand Rapids Christian Schools - High School Projects

    Diekema Hamann provided mechanical, plumbing, and electrical engineering services as well as furniture design and procurement services for this renovation and addition to the current Grand Rapids Christian High School. The project was a multi-phased renovation of the original academic areas of the high school including the central offices and counseling areas. The central boiler plant and main electrical services were relocated as part of the...

    Tags: Education, Engineering, Interior Design
  • Aug
    01

    Escanaba High School Projects

    The additions to and renovation of Escanaba High School is a $17 million project to the modern style 1960 Perkins and Wills designed 190,000 square foot structure. The project emphasis is on completely upgrading the buildings systems infrastructure. The project includes two new state of the art science rooms for chemistry and physics. A new wood shop room, new art room, new multi purpose room for...

    Tags: Architecture, Education, Engineering
  • Jun
    20

    Promotion of Valerie Wright Media

    Diekema Hamann is pleased to announce the promotion of Valerie Wright, LEED AP to a Principal of Diekema Hamann Architecture + Engineering. Valerie will join the current partnership team of Norman Hamann, Jr., Vicki Nelson, Warren Schemmer, Karl Kowalske, Nathan Jones, and Andy Becker. Valerie Wright brings 23 years of experience and has worked with Diekema Hamann for 15 years as Lead Interior Designer. Valerie has...

    Tags: Interior Design
  • Mar
    01

    Kalamazoo College Master Plan Projects

    In early 2010, Kalamazoo College was ready to construct a new academic facility, but the surrounding City of Kalamazoo, Michigan, would not grant a building permit. The City mandated Kalamazoo College re-zone from Residential to an Institutional Campus District before moving forward with new projects. The re-zoning process required a campus master plan, defining a framework for development, while protecting the integrity of adjacent neighborhoods. Underlying...

    Tags: Education, Planning
  • Jan
    01

    Hospice of Lenawee Projects

    The new home for Hospice of Lenawee is a facility providing not only an eight bed residential hospice, but also a home for bereavement counseling and administrative offices for Hospice of Lenawee. This new 21,000 square foot facility will include eight resident rooms, a family room, reflection room, whirlpool for residents, offices for the staff, general storage, a multi-purpose room, and group rooms for multiple...

    Tags: Architecture, Engineering, Healthcare
  • Jan
    01

    Blue Water Hospice Projects

    The Blue Water Hospice/VNA residential facility is sited on a tranquil setting, allowing for future expansion and provides dedicated care, housing and support to patients with a limited life expectancy. The new 12 bed facility is approximately 15,000 square feet and provides care for patients and families within their service area. The need for Blue Water Hospice is to create a feeling of peace and...

    Tags: Architecture, Engineering, Healthcare
  • Oct
    01

    Oakview Terrace Projects

    Park Village Pine's motto is "A unique senior campus committed to professional care with a strong emphasis in Christianity." This senior living community consist of three different buildings; Park Village Pines, Oakview Terrace, and Crystal Woods. Diekema Hamann was selected to provide complete design services for a 30-bed Home for the Aged addition to the Oakview Terrace campus. The new facility creates a connected campus and...

    Tags: Architecture, Engineering, Healthcare
  • Aug
    01

    Bronson Children's Hospital Room of Magic Projects

    An initial contact was made by the Bronson Foundation in the summer of 2010 to assist in the design for the Room of Magic in Bronson's Children's Hospital. Two boys from Vicksburg had raised the initial seed money to start the project three years prior, but it took the final design effort to bring their vision to fruition. The seed money was in place, the...

    Tags: Architecture, Engineering, Healthcare