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A Very Happy Thanksgiving

As we take time to reflect on the year – and what a year it has been – I am so thankful to our clients and our employees. Who knew we could be so flexible and adaptable? Everyone’s willingness to conduct business in a whole new way has allowed us to not only keep our…

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Can You Convert an ER into an ASC? Yes We Can

  TMA CHA Architects was recently retained to convert an emergency facility into an Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC). In 2010, the State of Texas began issuing licenses for these facilities and they began popping up all over the state. Too many were developed for the market, and a number have closed or been purchased by…

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We’re Hiring an Architect

TMA-CHA Architects is looking to hire an Intern Architect or Architect. Experience in designing medical and/or multi-family projects preferred. If interested, please send your resumé with contact information to Tom Malone at tom@tma-cha.com.

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New Location for Amarillo National Bank in Fort Worth

Floor Plan for Amarillo National Bank

At TMA-CHA Architects, we’re working on a remodel of an existing bank into a new location for Amarillo National Bank. This location is a previously closed bank at 4501 Camp Bowie Blvd in Fort Worth. The project involves the design and addition of offices and work areas along with other banking functions. As you can…

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New Lease Space in Irving Shopping Center

Design for Shopping Center Addition

At TMA-CHA Architects, one of our latest projects is designing new lease space for MacArthur Marketplace. The shopping center is located along Interstate 635, just west of MacArthur Blvd in Irving, Texas. The additional 5,000 SF space will host two tenants, including Farm2Cook.  The design will feature accent canopies over large window segments as well…

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Update on Texas Kidney Consultants

Texas Kidney Consultants

Construction is nearing completion on a new location for Texas Kidney Consultants in Fort Worth. Structures & Interiors is the general contractor. They’ve finished all exterior metal panels and the metal roof. Fencing is being added as is a parking canopy, parking lot striping, and landscaping and irrigation. The two-story building totals 11,000 SF and…

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Redevelopment Near Texas Wesleyan University

Plans for 1411 Wesleyan

We enjoyed working with Local Homes Fort Worth on a redevelopment project in the old part of Wesleyan. The three apartments are located at 1411 Wesleyan in an older building. They now have exposed brick walls and open ceilings. Renters are going to enjoy living in this mixed-use building that is right across the street…

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Physicians: Looking to Convert to an Ambulatory Surgery Center?

Inside Ambulatory Surgery Center Operating Room

The process of converting a space to an Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC), or building a new ASC, has become a particular area of interest and expertise for our firm. There are many factors to consider – whether it’s an existing treatment facility or an existing layout that allows for more flexibility. There are several driving…

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Evolution of Architecture for Pets

Pet Resort

When you think about the pet industry, it’s amazing to think that a basic doghouse and Purina pet food once ruled the market. Today, there are organic pet treats, spacious doghouses with windows and a porch, pet outfits, and community dog parks. The American Pet Products Association (APPA) crunched the numbers and found that we…

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New Facility for Bentz Physical Therapy

Healthcare Design for Bentz Physical Therapy

One of our more recent assignments is for the Bentz Physical Therapy facility in north Fort Worth. Founded in 1992, Bentz Physical Therapy achieves the highest outcomes for their patients by providing compassionate, evidence-based physical therapy treatments. At TMA-CHA Architects, we created a design that’s reflective of the activity inside. We included battered walls and…

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