AJ Dock Renovation Study

Kevin Jeffrey Conceptual Studies, Master Planning, Renovation, Tourism, Waterfront Design Leave a Comment

AJ Dock Renovation Study AJ Dock management approached MRV with a desire to improve pedestrian and traffic flows for the arrival area while maintaining an appealing visitor experience. MRV conducted a diagrammatic study to provide the most efficient flow of people and vehicles, eliminating crosswalks and pinch points. Future branding and expansion goals were implemented into the design for wise …

Cyril George

Cyril George Language Center

Zane Jones Alaska Native, Conceptual Studies, Libraries Leave a Comment

Cyril George Language Center, Egan Library Schematic Modifications MRV provided conceptual options to create a new Cyril George language center, recapturing under-utilized portions of the Egan Library. A preferred option was developed into a completed schematic design, including estimate, for grant purposes. Finished spaces included main assembly space and language lab classrooms. Back to Portfolio

Soldotna Visitor Center

Zane Jones Civic, Commercial, Conceptual Studies, Tourism Leave a Comment

Soldotna Visitor Center MRV initially worked with the Foraker Group to conceptually study and cost estimate a Visitor Center for Soldotna. MRV Architects has assisted on this project through Programming, Conceptual Design, and Schematic Design. The overall size totals 9,800 sf. with an 1,800 sf. alternative including a large primary meeting and ballroom space, smaller break-out spaces, including an active …

Kasaan Eco-lodge

Zane Jones Alaska Native, Commercial, Conceptual Studies, Tourism Leave a Comment

Kasaan Eco-lodge MRV Architects and our engineering team have completed full construction documents for a cultural facility and eco-lodge for the Organized Village of Kasaan, a small Haida village on the eastern shore of Prince of Wales Island. Funding for construction has not yet been secured. The 15,300 sq.ft building has two stories and a partial basement, located on a …

Alaska Ocean Center

Zane Jones Commercial, Conceptual Studies, Master Planning, Tourism, Waterfront Design Leave a Comment

Alaska Ocean Center The Alaska Ocean Center is a proposed facility to be located on the site of the old “Subport”, a prime piece Juneau waterfront adjoining the Coast Guard Facilities in the “Willoughby District” downtown.  The property, currently owned by Alaska Mental Health Land Trust, has long been identified for prime waterfront development. The proposed design is a single-story …

UAS Student Union Study

Zane Jones Conceptual Studies, Master Planning, Schools

UAS Student Union Study The University of Alaska Southeast invited three firms to prepare Conceptual options for a proposed new student union. The MRV solution provided a central location, linking the existing library and new Pugh Residence Hall. The facility included a large flexible meeting space and performing venue, cafeteria and social spaces, and a featured space for a Native-focused …