Welcome To NMR

Serving clients since 1967, Northern California-based Nichols, Melburg & Rossetto Architects (NMR) is a comprehensive architecture, structural engineering and interior design firm with offices in Redding, Chico, Santa Rosa and Monterey. NMR is one of the region’s leading firms for healthcare, education, civic, commercial and custom residential projects. The firm is known for creating award-winning projects that are dictated solely by the requirements and goals of our clients, taking into account the site, prospective inhabitants and their usability needs and sustainability initiatives. NMR has a high number of LEED accredited professionals, which ensures that sustainable measures are incorporated into our projects whenever possible whether they are LEED certified or not.

Our Latest Works

Through the last fifty years Nichols, Melburg & Rossetto (NMR) has built our success on a model of personal client service and exceptional project design and delivery experience in the design and construction industry.  Like our clients, we highly value personal communication, strong expertise in design and constructability, innovating the built environment, and a commitment to fulfilling our client’s aspirations for their projects and improving our overall communities and environment. We are proud to share some of the projects that represent our work.


Our firm’s passionate culture attracts people who believe that architectural design has the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of people and communities.


NMR is dedicated to investing personal and professional time, talent and energy in the communities where we live and work.


NMR is experienced in sustainable design, with several LEED Accredited Professionals currently working on LEED projects for governmental, healthcare, institutional and commercial projects.


NMR has structural engineering capabilities which give our firm in-house coordination and control of construction cost and methodology that exceeds that available through the typical architect/consulting engineer relationship.


NMR provides Interior Design services to achieve aesthetic goals, while fulfilling the practical needs of each space. A strong emphasis is placed on an interactive client relationship throughout the design process.


The dramatic gains in computing power available today have greatly increased our ability to use 3D computer modeling, rendering and animation to provide virtual images of a completed structure prior to actual construction.