is a global architecture
firm. The firm was founded in 1946 by Archibald Rogers and Francis Taliaferro in Rogers’ grandmother’s basement in Annapolis
and is now one of the largest architectural firms in the world. Its award-winning portfolio spans six continents and includes projects in the retail
, entertainment, residential, healthcare, civic and public, workplace, mixed use
, hospitality, urban planning
and technology sectors.
The firm has consistently been ranked among the world’s top design firms. In 2011, Building Design
ranked RTKL’s retail sector first in the world, its planning services third and its urban design services fifth.
In 2007, RTKL became a wholly owned subsidiary of ARCADIS
, an international company that delivers consulting, design, engineering, urban planning, architectural and project management services for infrastructure, environment and buildings.
The firm was founded by Archibald Rogers and Francis Taliaferro in Rogers’ grandmother’s basement in Annapolis
. In 1949, the pair added Charles Lamb, whose design for the Anne Arundel County Girl Scouts
Teepee Lodge gained the firm national attention by winning an award from the American Institute of Architects
. The firm’s reputation grew when, in 1958, internationally renowned architect Pietro Belluschi
selected Rogers, Taliaferro and Lamb as his associate architect for the design of the Church of the Redeemer in Baltimore
. The project received an AIA Award... Read More