A Vision for the Future – Chatham Park

Chatham Park – Technology Corridor Preston Development has a big plan for the 8000+ acres site in Chatham County slightly east of Pittsboro, and O’Brien Atkins is excited to play a role. When we were approached by Preston Development, they had started putting things in motion, but needed some help in understanding how the “work” portion of the… Go to page

At the Forefront of Sustainability

The Green Square Complex is a two-block, multi-use sustainable development project that brings North Carolina’s state environmental offices and a nationally significant Nature Research Center to the heart of North Carolina’s capital city. The Green Square Complex enables the NC Department of Environmental Quality to promote stewardship by example to the general public, while providing… Go to page

Transforming the Workplace

Transformation As a technology company specializing in internet telephony, wireless data communications, and customer relationship management software, Avaya found itself constrained in its existing, too large and outdated space. The existing space did not convey “cutting edge”, reinforce the Avaya brand, and also did not relate to the talent that they wanted to recruit.  OBA’s… Go to page

The New Design of Justice

Durham County Courthouse + Wake County Justice Center In 1999 and 2000 respectively, both Durham and Wake Counties, NC, began the process of Master Planning their capital improvements for the next 20-30 years. Both counties began to see a large growth in population, Durham having an average growth of 2.5% per year and Wake County… Go to page