NMR Attends Hospice of Humboldt Grand Opening

On Saturday, April 30th Redding Principal Architect Michael O’Connor and Architect Quinn Lowry attended the grand opening celebration of the North Coast’s first, heartfelt end of life care and grief support campus, Hospice of Humboldt. Completed in October 2015, the new, three- building Hospice of Humboldt campus is a peaceful, comforting, nurturing and private environment where patients receive outstanding care and family members receive support. The Ida Emmerson House of the Hospice campus bears the name of former patient, Ida…
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NMR & Girls Inc.

On May 15th, NMR Administrative Analyst Anya Polen and Architect Jennifer Lees celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Northern Sacramento Valley chapter of Girls Inc. Nationally, the organization has been inspiring girls to be strong, smart and bold for 100 years. Girls Inc. provides free programs in Shasta and Tehama Counties that focus on encouraging girls  to take risks and master physical, intellectual and emotional challenges. The programs also address math and science education, pregnancy and drug abuse prevention, media…
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NMR, Non-profits and Nickelodeon

Since February, Chico Architectural Intern Hannah Brownell has been volunteering with Purses for Primates. The locally-grown, Chico non-profit  was  featured in the April 22nd episode of Nickelodeon’s Halo Effect. To learn more about Purses for Primates visit their website.

NMR Speaks at Career Connections

Each year North State STEM hosts “Career Connections” to bring together North State teachers and business professionals working in STEM related fields. In January of 2016, NMR Engineer John Corless and Architect Wesley King spoke to local educators about earthquake engineering. The powerful collaboration at the January 2016 Career Connections armed educators with engineering and architectural principles, and equipped them with necessary concepts to create classroom activities that illustrate engineering and architectural principles for all grade levels. NMR is proud to…
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NMR Helps Chico Air Museum Take Flight

NMR is proud to support local non-profit, Chico Air Museum through the pro bono design of a stunning, new museum entrance and the Walk of Honor Park. Chico Air Museum educates and inspires people of all ages about aviation and the history of flight. Located at the Chico Municipal Airport, the free admission museum includes an outdoor exhibit with jet and propeller driven aircraft, an indoor exhibit with flight artifacts, pictures and historic displays, a research library and gift shop….
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NMR Received “Best Firms To Work For” Award from Zweig

NMR is pleased to announce that the firm has received a 2016 “Best Firms to Work For” award! Nationally recognized, Business Management Consultant, Zweig Group annually presents Best Firms To Work For awards to Architectural, Engineering and Environmental Consulting firms. Zweig Group’s “Best Firms to Work For” recognizes top firms in the U.S. and Canada who are leading the way in creating a workplace that inspires, motivates, and rewards employees. To view a complete list of 2016 recipients of the…
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3D Carving Machines and K -12 STEM

We’ve all heard a lot about STEM in the classroom, but what does it look like? K-12 Tech Decisions article, “3D Carving Machines: What Are They? And How They’re Impacting Education” explains how 3D carving machines are impacting STEM classrooms in the U.S. See the article below. Learn more from K-12 Tech Decisions, http://www.k-12techdecisions.com/.

Happy 50th Birthday from Record Searchlight

On Friday, January 27th the Redding Record Searchlight highlighted locally headquartered Nichols, Melburg and Rossetto Architect’s 50th anniversary. “Nichols Melburg & Rossetto Architects Engineers is celebrating 50 years in business this year. The Redding-based company has grown from a two-person staff to one of the region’s leading design firms with offices in Redding, Chico and Santa Rosa and more than 70 employees who design buildings for both the private and public sectors.” Read the full article here.  

NMR Architects Selected to Design VA Chico Outpatient Clinic

In early 2017, NMR Architects was selected to design a 53,000 square foot Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Outpatient Clinic in Chico, CA. The new clinic will double the size of the existing clinic on Cohasset Road which it will replace. The Chico VA Clinic project was awarded to a development team consisting of NMR and the Hamstra Group of Wheatfield Indiana after a national design competition. This project is NMR’s third commission for the Department of Veterans Affairs, bringing…
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Monterey 50th Anniversary Party

Throughout 2017, NMR celebrated the firm’s 50th anniversary, and July was no exception. On Friday, July 21st and Saturday July 22nd NMR staff and their families were invited to Monterey, California to tour NMR’s recently completed Veterans Affairs, Monterey Outpatient Clinic. The new Major General William H. Gourley VA-DOD Outpatient Clinic is the second of its kind in the nation, and serves active duty service members, veterans and their families. The Clinic offers a complete range of services including Primary…
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Tehama County Health Services Agency Ribbon Cutting

On Tuesday, August 22nd, NMR Project Representatives Dean Furio and Casey Hume along with the Tehama County Health Services Agency celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting of the newly renovated Tehama County Health Services Agency building. The building was originally a County Hospital constructed in the 1930’s through Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Public Works Administration (PWA), and was last used as a skilled nursing facility in the 1990’s. The newly remodeled Outpatient Clinic, designed by NMR and constructed by Robert…
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VA Monterey Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

On Thursday, August 3rd NMR Principal Architects Les Melburg, Michael O’Connor and Steve Gonsalves along with Architects Bruce DeMallie, Hayley Andersen and Interior Designer Tamara Sunderman joined the United States Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Former Congressman Sam Farr, the Gourley Family, The Hamstra Group, Otto Construction and other congressional representatives in celebrating the grand opening of the Major General William Gourley VA/DA Health Care Center in Marina, CA.