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p o r t f o l i o : R e l i g i o u s f a c i l i t i e s Watermark Community Church first floor plan 1 worship 2 lobby 3 shop 4 community room 5 nursery 6 coffee bar 7 future 8 tower p r o j e c t  Watermark c l i e n t  Watermark In the fall of 2007, Watermark Community Church in Community Church, Dallas Dallas completed phase two of a three-phase project Community Church that created an 11.5-acre campus master-planned and a r c h i t e c t  Omniplan Housewright, FAIA; Scott Hall, AIA; Jim Pat- designed by Omniplan. First came the renovation of an terson, AIA; Juan Ponce; Brian Saldana, AIA; Dale Hogue; Kevin eight-story office building to provide facilities for the Glasscock, AIA church’s growing congregation, including spaces for d e s i g n t e a m   Tipton c o n t r a c t o r  Rogers adult education and children’s classes. The second O’Brien Fuess Partners (structural); Blum Consulting phase, construction of an interim 2,100-seat worship Engineers (MEP); Talley Associates (landscape); Acoustic Dimen- space with a community gathering area, responded to c o n s u l t a n t s   L.A. sions (acoustic); Pacheco Koch Consulting Engineers (civil); Scott Watermark’s rapidly growing Sunday services that over- Oldner Design (lighting); Dana Foley Design (furnishings); Omniplan flowed temporary arrangements in a local high school’s (environmental graphics); Inspec (specification); MB Parker & Co. auditorium. The final phase will include construction (food service) of a 250,000-sf complex comprising a 3,500-seat p h o t o g r a p h e r  Peter auditorium for worship, a 500-seat multi-purpose room, Calvin 7 a 350-seat chapel, and a children’s education buildfountains : ing. The centerpiece of the campus is a baptismal pond Robertson Commercial Pools; fences and gates : Kee Klamp; cementious set within the lawn of an expansive courtyard, which decks : metal materials : visually conveys the idea that Watermark’s congregation Bratton Steel; laminated wood beams : Unit Structures; architectural represents a large community. The courtyard, adjacent woodwork : Johns Manville; to the worship building’s “front porch,” provides an Owens Corning; roof and wall panels , fascia and outdoor space suitable for small gatherings and large r e s o u r c e s concrete pavement : 4 6 2 Williams + Clark; 3 events. The architects’ master plan set aside another large tract within the campus for the construction of Glass); gypsum board framing : ClarkWestern Building Systems; tile : future facilities. paints : fans : 66 t e x a s a r c h i t e c t building insulation : Glass); glazed curtain wall : Texas Wall Systems (Oak Cliff Mirror & DalTile; 8 Featherlite, Acme; PPG (Oak Cliff Mirror & soffit panels : 4 burnished block : rood deck insulation : 1 5 Tectum; Southern Star Concrete; Petersen Aluminum; acoustical ceilings : USG; glass : special ceiling surfaces : Benjamin Moore, Sherwin-Williams; shades : Tectum; S u s a n B u t l e r MechoShade; Big Ass Fans 3 / 4 2 0 1 0

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