As a holistic, multidisciplinary firm, our responsibility is to enhance the economic, aesthetic, social, and environmental contexts of the communities we shape and design.

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Constructed within the city’s downtown district, the new Detroit Lakes Police Station has become an integral part of the city’s redevelopment plan for the downtown area. As a community resource, the station strengthens the identity of the department with the building providing a natural-light filled community room open to public-use, enhanced with proudly displayed imagery collected from the local historical society.

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Five Multifamily Amenities that Promote Wellness

Buildings Magazine caught up with BKV’s Interior Design Practice Leader, Kelly Naylor, to discuss how residents are looking for a wider range of wellness offerings, with Kelly noting the emergence of coworking spaces and how they are helping residents find harmony between their professional and personal lives.

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Brooklyn Center

The City of Brooklyn Center, MN has planned to redevelop 15 acres of an 80-acre Opportunity Zone Site to spur job creation, and create economic growth within the community. As lead planner and architect, BKV’s charge is to effectively arrange and design a multitude of uniquely combined project types to serve the larger Brooklyn Center community, including market-rate housing, mixed-income housing, affordable housing, low-income/workforce housing, business incubator, mental health and therapy space, private event space, child care center, and a barber shop.

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Our Services

Holistic Design

BKV Group houses multiple design disciplines under one roof, allowing us to work hand-in-hand with our clients to develop innovative, one-of-a-kind solutions from concept through delivery.

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Our Expertise

Thought Leadership

BKV Group designs across multiple market sectors and project types, allowing us the versatility and knowledge to serve a diverse array of clients within the housing, government, federal, education, library, corporate, commercial, and hospitality industries.

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the latest.

BKV Group Hires Nick Ramirez as Director of Business Development for Firm’s Chicago Practice Site

Industry veteran brings over 15 years of sales and marketing experience to the role where he help lead the Chicago office in regionally building a diverse studio focused on the housing, commercial, and hospitality sectors.
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Honoring BKV Group Structural Leaders During Women in Construction Week

During Women in Construction Week (and as part of International Women’s Day), BKV Group was proud to share two in-depth articles celebrating our Directors of Structural Engineering in Minneapolis and DC.
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BKV Group-Designed Waterford Bay Brings Luxury Apartment Living to Mississippi River in St. Paul

The 243-unit community is among one of first opportunity zone projects completed in the area, with the partial-wrap residential concept engaging with the adjacent Mississippi River through a mix of public and private spaces.
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