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Five Firms Shortlisted to Rehabilitate U.S. Embassies Worldwide

Five Firms Shortlisted to Rehabilitate U.S. Embassies Worldwide
US Embassy in Beijing, by SOM. SOM is one of the 11 firms shortlisted by the Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings (BOB). Photo © SOM
US Embassy in Beijing, by SOM. SOM is one of the 11 firms shortlisted by the Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings (BOB). Photo © SOM

The Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) has selected five design teams in a worldwide Architecture/Engineering Design Services solicitation to rehabilitate/renovate facilities that "represent American values and the best in American architecture, engineering, technology, sustainability, maintainability, art, culture, and construction execution."

Each of the five selected firms, which include Weiss/Manfredi Architects, have "extensive renovation and restoration experience." See them all after the break...

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Cite: Vanessa Quirk. "Five Firms Shortlisted to Rehabilitate U.S. Embassies Worldwide" 22 Mar 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/348869/five-firms-shortlisted-to-rehabilitate-u-s-embassies-worldwide/> ISSN 0719-8884