Architecture West, LLC is located in Fort Collins, Colorado, and is staffed by LEED-Accredited Professionals. Through continuing education, seminars and conferences, we keep current with the latest advances in Green Building.

Principal Architect, Stephen J. Steinbicker, LEED AP, AIA, NCARB

U.S. Green Building Council MemberSteve has practiced architecture in Colorado since 1979. He is a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional who is passionate applying LEED principles to our design projects, producing sustainable, high-performance buildings with particular attention to daylighting and facility energy management. He embraces green building practices and applies his expertise to all projects, even those not pursuing LEED certification.

Steve is a member of the American Institute of Architects, the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, the U.S. Green Building CouncilNorthern Colorado Renewable Energy Society, the American Solar Energy Society, and is a Board Member of the Institute for the Built Environment, a research-based educational program of the Construction Management Department at Colorado State University, fostering stewardship and sustainability. Architecture West, LLC is an Energy Star Partner.

Architecture West, LLC: What Sets Us Apart

  • Commitment to our clients’ needs and to the environment
  • Award-winning design ability
  • Dedication to sustainable high-performance buildings
  • Integrated whole systems approach to design, daylighting and facility energy management
  • Integrity of design through cost-effective, practical and exemplary solutions
  • Depth of experience with focus on Design – Build – Assist
  • Focused design-charette process for assessing needs and programming a building
  • Successful track record working with City and County Planning offices
  • History of successful collaboration with other firms
  • One principal leading every project from start to finish
  • Effective communication throughout our team disciplines and with the Owner, Owners Rep, and CM/GC
  • Community involvement

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