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South Fayette Additions / Alterations

Posted on March 2, 2016 · Posted in A Closer Look

South Fayette School District selected Eckles Architecture to renovate and expand the original High School. Rooted on the principles of Tradition, Pride, and Excellence the school district sought to capitalize.. read more


History of Eckles

Posted on February 17, 2016 · Posted in Behind The Scenes

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Part 3: Emerging trends in School Construction Planning: Preparing for a future without State Funding

Posted on February 3, 2016 · Posted in News

Part 1 of this series discussed the ability of our educational designers to help school districts stay informed of legislative issues that affect school construction.  Part 2 talks of school.. read more


Part 2: Emerging trends in School Construction Planning: Short term projects

Posted on January 20, 2016 · Posted in News

In Part 1 of this blog series, we discussed the uncertainty of state funding for Pennsylvania public school construction projects.  As a trusted advisor to your district, we can help.. read more


Part 1: School Construction Planning: Keeping Informed During the PA Budget Crisis

Posted on January 6, 2016 · Posted in News

It’s no secret that the ongoing budget stalemate in Harrisburg is adversely affecting public education in Pennsylvania. With no reasonable indication of funding commitments from the Commonwealth, some school districts.. read more

Happy Holidays

Posted on December 21, 2015 · Posted in Behind The Scenes

Happy Holidays from the Eckles family to yours!


STEAM Education Pt. 3

Posted on November 30, 2015 · Posted in A Closer Look

The STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) movement in education is gaining ground.  With research showing that these fields will be the most widely available for job opportunities in.. read more


Moody Gardens, Aquarium Pyramid

Posted on August 26, 2015 · Posted in Behind The Scenes

Eckles Architecture and Engineering is excited to announce that construction is beginning on the renovations to the Moody Gardens Aquarium Pyramid in Galveston, TX. Eckles staff members  Randy Riggans, Mark.. read more


Project Spotlight: Harry W. Lockley Early Learning Center

Posted on May 7, 2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

“It’s just heaven”.  That is how Harry W. Lockley Early Learning Center Principal, Debbie Deblasio, describes her updated school.  On a tour of the school, Principal Deblasio is animated discussing the features.. read more


Project Spotlight: South Fayette Intermediate School

Posted on November 25, 2013 · Posted in A Closer Look

One of the first things you notice when you step into the brand new South Fayette Intermediate School is the amount of natural light.  From all corners, the sun streams.. read more

Press: Lockley Early Learning Center

Posted on October 22, 2013 · Posted in A Closer Look

Currently under construction, Board members of the New Castle Area School District were able to tour the Lockley Early Learning Center this week to see the development happening on site. .. read more


New Project: GNC Community Federal Credit Union

Posted on October 4, 2013 · Posted in A Closer Look, News

The new Neshannock Township branch of the Greater New Castle Community Federal Credit Union (GNC C FCU) is currently under construction on Wilmington Road (State Route 18) just north of.. read more