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Architectural Firms - Top 25

Ranked by architectural billings from Minnesota offices | List information taken from the 2013 Business Information Guide
Source: Company representatives and websites. If you were not contacted for this list but would like to be in the future, please contact research@tcbmag.com.
Abbreviations: Arch.--Architectural
Note: San Francisco-based URS Corporation, which has a large presence in Minnesota, did not provide ranking criteria to be considered for this list.
Firm
Address
PhoneWebsite
Founded/
Headquarters
MN arch. billings1
Companywide arch. billings2
Offices/
Licensed MN architects3
Employees in MN/
worldwide
Top local executive
Specialties4
Recent architecture projects
1
AECOM
800 LaSalle Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612-376-2000aecom.com
1909
Los Angeles
$46,100,000
$445,500,000
400+
53
320
45,000
Tom
Olesak
Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Sanford Fargo Medical Center (Fargo, North Dakota), King Khalid Medical City (Dammam, Saudi Arabia), Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen offices (Minneapolis), Gundersen Lutheran campus renewal project (LaCrosse, Wisconsin), Mayo Clinic proton therapy facilities (Rochester and Phoenix)
2
RSP Architects
1220 Marshall St. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
612-677-7100rsparch.com
1978
Minneapolis
$30,000,000
$32,000,000
5
53
233
278
David
Norback
Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED
Target Canada headquarters (Mississauga, Ontario), Musical Instrument Museum (Phoenix), Allina Piper Breast Center (Minneapolis), Hormel headquarters (Austin), Open Systems International (Medina), Allina consolidated laboratory (Minneapolis), Calhoun Square (Minneapolis), University of Minnesota Center for Magnetic Resonance Research (Minneapolis), City of Minneapolis Hiawatha public works facility renovation (Minneapolis), Maplewood Mall renovation (Maplewood), Minneapolis Institute of Arts expansion and remodel (Minneapolis)
3
HGA Architects and Engineers
420 5th St. N, Ste. 100
Minneapolis, MN 55401
612-758-4000hga.com
1953
Minneapolis
$27,700,000
$127,900,000
7
80
322
614
Daniel
Avchen
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital (Minneapolis)
4
BWBR
380 St. Peter St., Ste. 600
St. Paul, MN 55102
651-222-3701bwbr.com
1922
St. Paul
$24,704,000
$24,704,000
2
45
106
106
Peter
Smith
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare campus expansion and renovation (St. Paul), Minnesota National Guard field maintenance shop (Arden Hills), University of Minnesota Akerman Hall renovation (Minneapolis), Mayo Clinic Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center expansion (Rochester)
5
Architectural Alliance
400 Clifton Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612-871-5703archalliance.com
1970
Minneapolis
$22,500,000
$22,500,000
3
29
70
72
Carey
Brendalen
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (St. Paul), University of Minnesota Biomedical Discovery District (Minneapolis), Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (Minneapolis)
6
Cuningham Group Architecture, Inc.
201 Main St. SE, Ste. 325
Minneapolis, MN 55414
612-379-3400cuningham.com
1968
Minneapolis
$18,839,320
$22,979,500
9
47
154
229
Timothy
Dufault
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED
The Oceanaire Seafood Room (Minneapolis), Alexandria High School (Alexandria), Hennepin County Northeast Library (Minneapolis), various St. Paul Public Schools projects (St. Paul)
7
Leo A Daly
730 2nd Ave. S, Ste. 1100
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612-338-8741leoadaly.com
1915
Omaha, Nebraska
$13,700,000
$127,900,000
30
20
97
814
Ted
Redmond
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Minnesota State Fallen Firefighters Memorial (St. Paul), Unity Hospital cardiac rehabilitation unit (Fridley), Century College classroom addition (Mahtomedi), Hennepin County courts renovation (Minneapolis), Owatonna Public Utilities (Owatonna), City of Richfield fire station renovation (Richfield), Minnesota National Guard convoy live fire range (Little Falls)
8
Perkins+Will
84 10th St. S
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612-851-5000perkinswill.com
1935
Chicago
$10,050,000
$365,000,000
24
22
54
1,434
Jeff
Ziebarth
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
University of Minnesota St. Anthony Falls Laboratory renovation (Minneapolis), Land O'Lakes renovation projects (Arden Hills), Wadena-Deer Creek High School (Wadena), HealthPartners--Hudson Hospital and Clinics expansion (Hudson, Wisconsin)
9
Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle, Ltd.
710 S 2nd St., 8th Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55401
612-375-0336msrltd.com
1981
Minneapolis
$9,019,236
$9,056,000
2
11
36
39
Jack
Poling
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
3M campus renovation (Maplewood), Carleton College Weitz Center for Creativity (Northfield), Eastman Nature Center (Dayton), University of Minnesota Itasca Biological Station and Laboratories (Lake Itasca)
10
DLR Group
520 Nicollet Mall, Ste. 200
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612-977-3500dlrgroup.com
1966
Omaha, Nebraska
$7,900,000
$92,240,000
20
20
52
505
Thomas
Gerster
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED
Mall of America renovation (Bloomington), MSpace renovation (Minneapolis), Hennepin County Nokomis Library renovation (Minneapolis), College of Saint Benedict student housing (St. Joseph), Washburn Center for Children (Minneapolis), Duluth Edison Snowflake School (Duluth)
11
HDR, Inc.
701 Xenia Ave. S, Ste. 600
Minneapolis, MN 55416
763-591-5400hdrinc.com
1917
Omaha, Nebraska
$7,828,491
$355,400,000
185
12
200
7,825
James
Thomson
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Saint Marys Hospital surgical suite expansion and renovation (Rochester), Mayo Clinic ophthalmology department renovation (Rochester), United Hospital (St. Paul), Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota (St. Paul), The Mother Baby Center at Abbott Northwestern Hospital and Children's Hospitals and Clinics Minneapolis campus (Minneapolis)
12
Elness Swenson Graham Architects, Inc.
500 Washington Ave. S, Ste. 1080
Minneapolis, MN 55415
612-339-5508esgarch.com
1973
Minneapolis
$7,700,000
$7,700,000
1
20
52
52
Mark
Swenson
Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
American Academy of Neurology headquarters (Minneapolis), Radisson Blu Mall of America (Bloomington), University of Minnesota Duluth Griggs Hall student residential housing addition (Duluth), Genesee Apartments & Townhomes (Bloomington), Stadium Village Flats (Minneapolis), Dock Street Apartments (Minneapolis)
13
Boarman Kroos Vogel Group, Inc.
222 N 2nd St.
Minneapolis, MN 55401
612-339-3752bkvgroup.com
1978
Minneapolis
$7,250,000
$7,747,871
3
12
59
68
Jack
Boarman
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Precision Building apartments (Minneapolis), Holden Building apartments (Minneapolis), MoZaic mixed-use development (Minneapolis), A Mill Artist Lofts (Minneapolis), Buzza Lofts (Minneapolis) The Penfield apartments and Lunds grocery store project (St. Paul), Livingston Lord Library (Moorhead), Soo Line Building apartments (Minneapolis)
14
LHB, Inc.
250 3rd Ave. N, Ste. 450
Minneapolis, MN 55401
612-338-2029lhbcorp.com
1966
Duluth
$7,248,003
$7,248,003
2
22
160
160
Michael
Fischer
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Macalester College solar feasibility study (St. Paul), St. Cloud Technical & Community College auto body lab addition and renovation (St. Cloud), Minneapolis Community & Technical College Helland Student Center (Minneapolis), Lincoln Place (Eagan), CommonBond Senior Housing (Minneapolis), Veterans Administration Hospital Ward III evidence-based design (Minneapolis), Sage Electrochromic high-volume manufacturing facility (Faribault), Lilydale Regional Park roadway and shelter (St. Paul), Minnesota National Guard armory renovation (Duluth)
15
Miller Dunwiddie Architecture, Inc.
123 N 3rd St., Ste. 104
Minneapolis, MN 55401
612-337-0000millerdunwiddie.com
1963
Minneapolis
$6,800,000
$6,800,000
1
17
33
33
Craig
Lau
Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
University of Minnesota civil engineering building remediation (Minneapolis), Faribault Woolen Mill rehabilitation (Faribault), Hennepin County Medical Center labor and delivery section renovation (Minneapolis), Unity Church-Unitarian additions and rehabilitation (St. Paul), Grant County Courthouse rehabilitation (Elbow Lake), Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Humphrey Terminal expansion (Bloomington), The Cowles Center for Dance & The Performing Arts (Minneapolis)
16
Wold Architects and Engineers
305 St. Peter St.
St. Paul, MN 55102
651-227-7773woldae.com
1968
St. Paul
$6,700,000
$9,600,000
5
17
59
81
Michael
Cox
Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Pequot Lakes School improvements (Pequot Lakes), Cottage Grove City Hall and public safety facility (Cottage Grove), State of Minnesota State Emergency Operations Center (Arden Hills), Hennepin County emergency communications facility (Minneapolis), Montgomery-Lonsdale and Le Center High School (Montgomery), Providence Academy (Plymouth)
17
Pope Architects, Inc.
1295 Bandana Blvd. N, Ste. 200
St. Paul, MN 55108
651-642-9200popearch.com
1974
St. Paul
$6,400,000
$6,400,000
1
19
60
60
Jon
Pope
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
The Homestead at Anoka assisted living facility (Anoka), PrairieCare behavioral health facility (Maple Grove), Beckhoff Automation US headquarters (Savage), Fairview Health Services data center (Minneapolis), St. David's Center for Child & Family Development (Minnetonka)
18
TKDA
444 Cedar St., Ste. 1500
St. Paul, MN 55101
651-292-4400tkda.com
1910
St. Paul
$4,800,000
$6,200,000
6
14
184
203
Kenneth
Dean
Johnson
Johnson
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
University of Minnesota Fourth Street student residence hall and dining facility (Minneapolis), Saint Paul College parking ramp (St. Paul), Minnesota State Fair judging arena (St. Paul)
19
Mohagen/Hansen Architectural Group
1000 Twelve Oaks Center Dr., Ste. 200
Wayzata, MN 55391
952-426-7400mohagenhansen.com
1989
Wayzata
$4,004,000
$4,004,000
1
11
27
27
Todd E.
Mohagen
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED
HealthEast Stillwater Clinic (Stillwater), Minnesota Veterans Homes (Minneapolis), Lighthouse of Sun Prairie assisted living facility (Sun Prairie, Wisconsin), St. Croix Orthopaedics administrative office (Stillwater), Lutonix office and production facility (Maple Grove), Sempris corporate office (Minneapolis)
20
CMA
800 Washington Ave. N. Ste. 208
Minneapolis, MN 55401
612-547-1300cmarch.com
1977
Minneapolis
$3,600,000
$14,250,000
4
4
27
108
Patrick
Blees
Lndscp, Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
University of Minnesota Variety Club Research Center (Minneapolis), Ecco (Bloomington), Best Buy mobile store (Roseville), City of North St. Paul master planning (North St. Paul), Carver County Government Center security project (Chaska), My Pillow (Burnsville), O'Reilly Auto Parts (Fairmont), Jimmy John's (Rochester), Episcopal Church of St. John in the Wilderness (White Bear Lake), Hurricane Grill & Wings (Burnsville), Best Buy (Minnetonka), Target Center concessions and main bar design (Minneapolis)
21
Horty Elving
505 E Grant St.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
612-332-4422hortyelving.com
1955
Minneapolis
$3,293,627
$3,293,627
1
6
31
31
Barbara
Kassanchuk
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED
Perham Health (Perham) Minnesota Veterans Homes buildings (Minneapolis, Silver Bay, and Fergus Falls), Grand Village (Grand Rapids), Samaritan Bethany (Rochester), Rice Care Center (Willmar)
22
TSP, Inc.
18707 Old Excelsior Blvd.
Minneapolis, MN 55345
952-474-3291teamtsp.com
1930
Minneapolis
$3,200,000
$8,200,000
9
11
29
90
Troy
Miller
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED
North Education Center (New Hope), Public Works and Transit Operations Center (Rochester), Greenway Public Schools (Coleraine)
23
Shea, Inc.
10 S 8th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612-339-2257sheadesign.com
1978
Minneapolis
$2,975,000
$2,975,000
1
7
29
29
David
Shea
Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Hot Mama (multiple Minnesota locations), Lunds & Byerly's (Minneapolis), Masu Sushi & Robata (Minneapolis), Caribou Coffee (Minneapolis), Mill Valley Kitchen (St. Louis Park), Oska Edina (Edina)
24
design-llc
2300 Kennedy St.
Minneapolis, MN 55413
612-840-9801design-llc.com
1984
Minneapolis
$2,800,000
$2,800,000
2
5
23
25
Charles D.
Knight, FAIA
Design, Plan, Interiors, Sus/LEED, Res/Pres
Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel (Morton), Comcast Spotlight (Golden Valley), Cummins Power Generation (Shoreview), The Toro Company (Bloomington), ProMed Molding (Plymouth), Riverview Tower (Minneapolis)
25
Opus AE Group, L.L.C.
10350 Bren Road W
Minnetonka, MN 55343
952-656-4444opus-group.com
2010
Minnetonka
$2,795,000
$3,020,000
3
10
32
34
Edward
Gschneidner
Design, Plan, Urban, Interiors, Sus/LEED
University of St. Thomas Anderson Student Center (St. Paul)

1 From Minnesota offices for each company's most recently completed fiscal year as of July 2012
2 For each company's most recently completed fiscal year as of July 2012
3 As of April 20, 2012
4 Key to abbreviations: Lndscp = landscape, Design = general design, Plan = planning/concepting, Urban = urban design, Interiors = interior design, Sus/LEED = sustainable design/LEED projects, Res/Pres = restoration/preservation