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Colonial Downs

We are thrilled to be working on the Colonial Downs renovations and look forward to the re-opening this Summer! The update below is from the Richmond Times-Dispatch.  

The Sauer Center

We’re proud that our own Rick Gorrell has been a key member of the design team on this project! Click the image below to read the story at Richmond Times-Dispatch.

Belle Heights in Manchester

We are excited to be on this project with Harper Associates, providing civil engineering and landscape architecture! Click the image below to read the article at Richmond BizSense.  

Overbrook Apartments

We’re excited to be working on this great project with our friends at Historic Housing! Click the image below to read the article from the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

The Nest at Scott’s Addition

Very cool project in Scott’s Addition.  Thank you to WalterParks for giving HG a chance to work with you and the owner on The Nest! Click the image below to read the article on Richmond BizSense.

Construction on Kinsale Insurance HQ

Construction on the new Kinsale Insurance Headquarters is set to begin this Spring. HG is providing landscape architecture for the project, and we can’t wait to see it come to life! Click on the picture below to read this weekend’s article from the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

Spring Ephemerals presentation by Phillip Merritt

HG Design Studio’s very own Landscape Architect, Phillip Merritt is presenting at the Peninsula Master Naturalist Chapter on March 13.  His topic is “Spring Ephemeral Plants”, where he will educate and demonstrate his extensive knowledge of native plantings in the Commonwealth. Phillip is a past President of the John Clayton Chapter of the Virginia Native […]

Trip Down Memory Lane: Collegiate School

In the early 1990’s, Collegiate School retained HG Design Studio to study the previous master plan and to develop new ideas that accelerated their goals for improved, high-quality educational facilities. The improvement of Upper, Middle, and Lower School classrooms, the addition of a Performing Arts Center, and the improvement of sports facilities were among their […]

Interview with Wayne Boy (Part 2)

In part two of our interview with Wayne Boy, former Director of Planning and Design at College of William and Mary, we spoke with him for tips on how to demystify the university building selection process for architecture and construction firms. To read Part 1, click here. HG:  You were a selection committee member for literally […]

Land purchased for SARI

Now that the land has been purchased for the new Sheltering Arms Rehab Institute, we can’t wait to see this project move forward! HG is honored to be part of the design team. Click the image below to read the article at Richmond Times Dispatch.