Facility Design Project of the Month

Each month, FE&S spotlights a project worth talking about, with in-depth coverage from concept through completion including a kitchen equipment floor plan.


Oklahoma City welcomed a new convention center in January 2021, nine years after design began. The $288 million project was funded by the Metropolitan Area Projects Plan 3 (MAPS 3) capital improvement program in Oklahoma City. MAPS 3 uses a one-cent, limited-term sales tax to pay for debt-free projects.

MetroHealth Main Campus Medical Center, Cleveland

From its inception, the design of Aba in Austin, Texas, called for 75% of its seating outdoors.

A retirement community in Oregon elevates the traditional independent senior living experience.

This renovation blends a foodservice and grocery market concept and also creates a large halal-certified residential dining facility.

A new dining hall opens new vistas for students, faculty and staff at The Thacher School.

An all-you-care-to-eat dining commons and a retail cafe offer students myriad new menu and seating options.