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Architect Magazine Names Top 50 US Architecture Firms for 2015

Architect Magazine Names Top 50 US Architecture Firms for 2015
Architect Magazine Names Top 50 US Architecture Firms for 2015, The Burj Khalifa, which was designed by Adrian Smith as lead architect at SOM before he co-founded Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture. Image © CC Flickr user Nicolas Lannuzel
The Burj Khalifa, which was designed by Adrian Smith as lead architect at SOM before he co-founded Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture. Image © CC Flickr user Nicolas Lannuzel

Architect Magazine has unveiled its list of the 50 best architecture firms in the US, with Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and Gensler taking the top three slots in the overall ranking, respectively. The rankings are based on scores from three categories: business, sustainability and design. This year the methodology was updated to include three new factors: percentage of women and minority designers; range and value of employee benefits and the rate of employee turnover. Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture also ranked first in the business category, followed by Kirksey Architecture and EYP Architecture & Engineering. EYP also headed the sustainability rankings, followed by Gensler and ZeroEnergy Design, while the design rankings were led by NADAAA, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and Studio Gang Architects. Learn more about the methodology and view the full rankings here

Cite: Katie Watkins. "Architect Magazine Names Top 50 US Architecture Firms for 2015" 08 Sep 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/773299/architect-magazine-names-top-50-us-architecture-firms-for-2015/> ISSN 0719-8884
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The Burj Khalifa, which was designed by Adrian Smith as lead architect at SOM before he co-founded Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture. Image © CC Flickr user Nicolas Lannuzel

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