As part of the ongoing transformation of downtown Des Moines, the Krause Group relocated its operations to a new headquarters on the north side of the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. The building serves multiple companies within the Krause Group including the operations of the Kum & Go convenient store chain.
Kevin was the Associate in charge of the project from 2015 until its opening in November 2018. He lead the RPBW design team while coordinating with executive architect (OPN Architects), the construction manager (Ryan Companies), other design consultants, and the Krause Group.
Selected Press and Awards
Excellence in Structural Engineering 2019 – SEAoNY
American Institute of Architects, Central States Region: Honorable Mention, Excellence in Design – 2020
American Society of Landscape Architects, Central States Chapter:Honor Award for Built Design – 2020
Architizer A+ Popular Choice Winner: Mid-Rise (5-15 Floors) Office Category – 2020
ACEC New York: Silver Award in the category of Building/Technology Systems – 2020
American Institute of Architects, Iowa Chapter: Honor Award, Excellence in Craft – 2019
Iowa Ready Mixed Concrete Association: Mid-Rise Buildings, Excellence in Concrete – 2019
Building Design + Construction: Building Team Award – 2019
Master Builders of Iowa: Masters Award – 2019