Working With People Who Love What They Do

The success and talent of our people define SBA. Creative and dedicated to our clients and our profession, we rely on our varied backgrounds and experience for a successful, collaborative environment. Collectively, we originate from 15 countries on five continents and speak more than 10 languages. Our people are published in countless professional journals and magazines, teach colleagues in our fields, and contribute to organizations advancing the future of our professions. Together we represent more than 650 years of experience in various specialties.

Culture

Our employees are our most valuable resource, and we invest in their personal and professional development with committees like SBA University, which oversees the training and progress of our staff. By sponsoring weekly educational seminars and refining our project management strategies, "SBA U" enables us to nurture the individual talents of our employees.

We focus outside the office as well, with community outreach endeavors, social events, and sports league participation. Throughout the year, we collect funds and donations for a number of local and international charities, including the American Cancer Society, Greater Boston Food Bank, Healthcare for the Homeless, and many others. Recreational sports teams participate in local leagues for softball, volleyball, and basketball, and our annual bowling competition pits teams against one another in friendly competition. Holiday events, internal art exhibitions, and summer boat cruises are some of the highlights on our yearly calendar

  • Autism-Friendly Health Care Design Considerations

    Post by Lynn Drover, CHID, IIDA, LEED AP ID+C

    April is National Autism Awareness Month, and to promote autism awareness in our community we are sharing a few health care design considerations that benefit pediatric patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). ASD is the name for a group of developmental disorders. ASD

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  • Celebrating our 85th Anniversary: Our People

    This year Steffian Bradley Architects (SBA) is incredibly fortunate to be celebrating 85 years in business. We are commemorating this milestone with a series of blog articles on our past, present and future. Our talented staff forms the cornerstone of SBA. This month

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  • Celebrating our 85th Anniversary: Architectural Sketches

    This year Steffian Bradley Architects (SBA) is incredibly fortunate to be celebrating 85 years in business. We are commemorating this milestone with a series of blog articles on our past, present and future. My favorite part of this blog campaign is that it gave us an excuse to

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  • Celebrating our 85th Anniversary: It All Starts with a Deck

    This year Steffian Bradley Architects (SBA) is incredibly fortunate to be celebrating 85 years in business. We are commemorating this milestone with a series of blog articles on our past, present and future. Our trip down memory lane starts way back, beginning in the nineteen

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  • Building a Collaborative Culture: SBA Celebrates Teamwork with Collaboration Card Program

    No one ever gets sick of seeing smiles around the workplace, and who doesn’t smile when they receive an encouraging note or thank you message? At Steffian Bradley Architects (SBA), we have always taken in pride in our industry recognized collaborative culture, so when the

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  • 08/23/2016

    Two prominent Pioneer Valley companies, Valley Venture Mentors (VVM) and Paragus, enlisted SBA to create a masterplan for their future combined space, which includes a new innovation cafe and restaurant, roof-deck, and 4-story open office co-working space. VVM provides key support to the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Springfield and the greater Pioneer Valley by uniting carefully selected

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  • 10/23/2015

    Located on an island off Xiamen, a major city in southeastern China, Gulangyu is a small 0.77-square-mile pedestrian-only tourist destination that is home to approximately 20,000 residents. On Gulangyu’s narrow streets, only electric tourist buggies and a few fire trucks provide any vehicular traffic. Songyu ferry terminal had currently become inadequate to meet the demands of local and

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  • 10/22/2015

      2014 was a year of breakthroughs for development in Qianhai, China. This rapidly expanding hot spot saw extensive new construction, financial innovations, property development, and institutional progress. 20 important projects were initiated by Qianhai in December.    Investment for these new projects totaled more than $16 billion (US). They will include

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  • 06/15/2015

    The new Art Performance Center at Berkshire Hills Music Academy is currently in design and we couldn't wait to share these exterior sketches by Principal Designer Derek Noble, AIA, LEED AP. To learn more about this project, check out our previous blog post.   

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  • 04/06/2015

    Reception Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) intends to open a 21,300 square-foot Outpatient Oncology and Infusion Center in Waltham, Massachusetts. This Center will provide cancer patients with ongoing evaluation, planning, treatment, and follow-up services subsequent to diagnosis. It is intended to accommodate the growing needs of MGH’s Cancer Center patients who are seeking care closer to

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