KAI provided architecture, MEP engineering and interior design on the project
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 2:49pm

KAI recently celebrated the grand opening of the Lacy Clay Center for Children’s Health in St. Louis, MO. KAI provided architecture, MEP engineering and interior design on the $6 million project.

Located at 5647 Delmar Blvd., the new 18,000-square-foot facility provides behavioral health, clinical and counseling support to

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 3:22pm

KAI is busy designing and constructing the two-story, 21,272-square-foot Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being at 1000 North Vandeventer in St. Louis' Grand Center Arts District. The project, with a $6.1 million design and construction cost, will include a chapel, space for community gathering, meeting rooms, and offices for grantmakers, a child advocacy organization and a youth services provider. Construction of the facility is expected to be completed in early winter 2017.

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 2:32pm

KAI Chairman and CEO Michael E. Kennedy and Director of Architecture Marcus Moomey recently attended the groundbreaking event for the new light rail Metrolink station at the Cortex Innovation District in St. Louis City, MO. The station was designed by KAI as a sub-consultant to HNTB.

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 1:24pm

KAI has been selected as the architect on a $52 million addition and renovation project for South Oak Cliff High School in Dallas, TX. With the design phase nearing completion, construction is expected to begin in Fall 2017.

KAI is providing programming/planning, architecture, interior design, community engagement, project management and construction administration on the

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 4:14pm

KAI, one of the area's leading architectural firms in urban planning and design, is celebrating the completion of The Cedars at Carver Park and The Villas on the Strand public housing communities in Galveston, TX. The $71 million, mixed income developments replace the Magnolia Homes and Cedar Terrace communities that were destroyed by Hurricane Ike in 2008. A ribbon cutting

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 10:19am

KAI, partnering with the San Antonio Housing Authority and developer McCormack Baron Salazar, recently completed the first phase of a new mixed-income residential development, known as East Meadows, that's breathing life back into the East Side neighborhood of San Antonio, TX.

Backed by a $29.7 million Choice Neighborhood grant from

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 12:21pm

KAI Design & Build has hired ten new employees to its Architecture Department:

  • Carl Karlen, of Brentwood, MO, Senior Designer/Senior Architect. Karlen has 19 years of industry experience. He has a Masters of Architecture from the University of Illinois in Chicago, IL and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Illinois in Champaign, IL. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the United States Green Building Council (USGBC
Mon, 06/12/2017 - 5:35pm
St. James United Methodist Church is one of the oldest African American Methodist churches in Alpharetta, GA, known for its strong community presence, position and heritage.
KAI worked clos
Mon, 06/12/2017 - 5:29pm
Omaha Public Schools has selected KAI to provide professional designs for two additions to seamlessly join its existing Northwest High Magnet School in Omaha, NE.
The first addition is a 9,750-square-foot,
Fri, 06/09/2017 - 11:34am

KAI is proud to announce that Derwin Broughton, AIA, has been promoted to Deputy Director of Architecture.

Broughton, who previously held the position of Senior Project Architect/Project Manager, joined KAI four years ago. As Deputy Director, Broughton will be more closely involved in the formulation of architectural plans and management, while acting as a steward of