Our featured project for the month is The Outfit!
The Outfit is a professional services contractor to the Department of Defense, Department of Interior, and other federal agencies providing planning, management and support services. Their offices are located in New Braunfels, TX on Highway 46. The building is two stories and approximately 14,700 square feet including patio spaces, office spaces, and even a residential apartment for the Owner. The floor plan is laid out with the front porch leading to entrances to the open lease space and the main Outfit offices. Going through the reception the central core is common spaces like conference room, copy room, restrooms, and stairs. Surrounding the common space are various offices and break room which has access to a patio facing greenery. Going up the large open stair you will find spacious hallways containing offices with large outdoor decks. Just above the open lease space is a 3,800 square foot apartment which is accessible by private exterior stairs. The structure is wood throughout and the exterior is finished with board and batten siding along with stone veneer. The gable and hip roofs clad using standing seam metal. The interior has tall ceilings with a minimum of 11 feet.
New Referral Program!
Here at Stephen J. Kramer Architecture + Design we value referrals so we are launching our new coffee lunch & dinner referral program. Simply click on this page and provide your contact information and your referrals phone number and email in the message section. BOOM, $10 Starbucks gift card. If we are able to get in touch and set up a meeting with your referral, BAM, $50 gift card. If your referral becomes our client, SLAM, $100 gift card! That is a potential total of $160 just for referring us! Go to our contact us section of the website and fill in the blanks, hope to get in touch with you soon!
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Focus on Current Projects
Some projects that we are currently working on in the construction document phase include Opportunity Plaza, a 3-story office building in San Marcos; New Braunfels Vet, an addition to an existing veterinary clinic; Yamaha Premiere Boating, a warehouse shop here in San Antonio; and skin Unlimited, a one-story dermatology office in New Braunfels.
Other projects we are working on include other veterinary clinics, restaurants, medical, and different commercial buildings.
Projects currently under construction include a new veterinary clinic in Cedar Park named Whitestone Animal Hospital, Animal Defense League in San Antonio, several commercial shell buildings and new locations for Bill Miller.
Finally, we are working on a number of finish out projects in San Antonio as well as Outtakes cafes in a number of locations in Texas, and Nationwide. We are pursuing other projects that include tenant finish out projects, veterinary facilities, medical and dental offices, restaurants, commercial offices and office warehouse facilities. Please contact us if we can be of service.
Focus on Employees
Brady Zygulski is an architecture graduate of UTSA and has jumped into assisting with all projects and BIM management while simultaneously working on his Masters. Brady is also tracking his AXP hours for future licensing as well as preparing for the Revit professional exam.
Hilda Tovar is an architecture graduate of UTSA and has been continuously assisting on many projects in the office. Hilda is tracking her AXP hours for future licensing and preparing for the LEED exam.
Miriam Ade is our office administrator and bookkeeper. She handles all our administrative and bookkeeping work here at the office. She has also developed an expertise working on permitting services for the firm and it’s clients as well as for other builders, owners and developers.
Raul Ramirez Jr. is an architecture graduate of Texas A&M University and has stepped right in to assist with projects. Raul is assisting with all projects, managing our BIM software, and is our in-house photographer. He is currently tracking his AXP hours for future licensing, as well as preparing for Revit professional and LEED licensing exams.
Ruby Petri is an architecture graduate of UTSA and has been working in architecture and interior design for about ten years. She is a project manager in the office and is leading projects with others in the office.
Jonathan Scott is our senior project manager for Stephen J. Kramer Architecture + Design, Inc. Jonathan has worked with many firms and has multiple years of experience in managing projects of all kind. He has jumped right in with no hesitation in managing projects in the office.
Stephen J. Kramer is the owner and founder of Stephen J. Kramer Architecture + Design, Inc. Steve graduated from MacArthur High School in San Antonio and from Texas Tech University in Lubbock with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree. After working for 5 years at other architectural firms Steve formed Stephen J. Kramer Architecture + Design, Inc. in April of 1988. From it’s beginnings at the kitchen table of the Kramer home and one client, the firm has grown over the 25 years it has been in business to 6 employees located in our San Antonio based office. We currently specialize in commercial, retail, medical, dental, veterinary and restaurant projects but also do a wide variety of work including a small amount of custom residential projects. We currently work on over 100 projects annually and have completed thousands of projects in the many years we have been in business.