CSDA Unveils New Website

We are proud to announce the launch of CSDA Design Group’s new website. Our site has been redesigned to better reflect our evolving brand and to serve the needs of our clients, business partners, staff and future clients. Key features include: • Mobile responsive design compatibility with iPhones, iPads & Android OS • Clean and

San Francisco Team Welcomes Two Senior Architects

We have recently hired two senior architects to meet the needs of our growing client base. Zachary Goodman, Associate: A member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), Zachary is a licensed Architect in California and a LEED ™ Accredited Professional. He has provided architectural design services for K-12 school projects for more than 24

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Worldwide 3C Competition Awards CSDA Team with Honorable Mention

The intention of the Comprehensive Coastal Communities Competition (3C) was to source creative designs for coastal communities in Long Island, New Jersey, NYC, and Southern New England that were damaged by Hurricane Sandy. The 3C received entries from over 20 countries around the world. As one of the competition’s top 32 finalists, CSDA’s submission, titled

CSDA Receives LEED Gold for Commercial Interiors

CSDA’s San Francisco office, located on the 8th floor of the 475 Sansome Street building, has received LEED Gold Certification for Commercial Interiors (LEED CI v2009) from the U.S. Green Building Council. CSDA’s commitment to sustainable design and LEED Certification began early in the Concept Design Phase with an evaluation of the six categories of

CASH Register Features Augustus F. Hawkins High School

The new Augustus F. Hawkins High School is part of the largest school construction building program in the history of Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). Located on 15.37 acres in highly urbanized South Los Angeles, the new 4-story state-of-the-art high school serves 2,025 students. To read the full article, please click here.

ArchDaily Profiles Augustus F. Hawkins High School and CSDA

Named after “Gus” Hawkins, a Watts political leader, 12-term Assemblyman, and California’s first African American elected to the United States Congress, the 4-story neighborhood high school is a high performance educational facility that was designed to relieve overcrowding at nearby schools and eliminate student busing. The school responds to LAUSD’s goal to facilitate better education

Announcing CSDA Design Group

CSDA Architects has changed its name to CSDA Design Group. To better serve our clients, we have added acoustical consulting to the services that we provide. On a continuing basis, CSDA Design Group will look for ways to expand our practice in response to the needs of those with whom we work.