Celebrating Historic Spaces & Places in the Queen City


This year we are celebrating our building’s 80th birthday! Take a look back with us as we revisit the history of our building along with other historic sites in the Springfield area. Springfield Seed Co. / 319 N Main – 1936 Before it housed Butler, Rosenbury & Partners, it was originally Springfield Seed Co. Office […]

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Designing New Heights – Zenith Climbing Center


Want to beat the hot summer heat and try a unique way to stay fit? Look no further than the indoor climbing gym, Zenith Climbing Center. The BR&P designed 12,644 sq. ft. rock climbing gym opened earlier this spring. Features include climbing walls, a bouldering area, a children’s area with low climbing walls and a […]

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Designing Hotels for the Next Generation


Summer has begun, and that means travel! Over half (54%) of all generations say they are planning on traveling more this year than in 2015, but for millennials, that number is 72%. By 2020, it’s projected that half of the money spent in the travel sector will come out of millennial pockets. It’s safe to […]

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#WeekendsInSGF – June Takeover Recap


#WeekendsInSGF is our employee takeover where we try to highlight fun things to do in and around our hometown, Springfield, MO. This month BR&P Intern Architect, Layne, his wife Spenser, &  their daughter, Kinsley took over the account. Friday: We’re the Huntons! It’s officially the weekend. ? Join us for a weekend in Springfield, you won’t […]

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BR&P Welcomes New Graduates to its Team of Architects


On June 1, Butler, Rosenbury & Partners (BR&P) welcomed Nicole Shaul and Jacob Nentrup, both Intern Architects and new graduates, to their team of design professionals. Miss Shaul, originally from Warrensburg, MO, graduated from Drury University in 2016 with a Master of Architecture and minor in art history. While attending Drury, she was involved in […]

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All Aboard: Downtown Bus Station Opens for Business


The long-awaited City Utilities Transit Center is now open! The station features more room for seating, offices for security and supervisors, a driver’s lounge, public restrooms, a ticketing area, and a multipurpose community room. A ribbon cutting ceremony was held May 6th, and service began May 9th. BR&P was architectural design consultant and structural engineer […]

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#WeekendsInSGF- April Recap


Every month, we try to highlight fun things to do in and around Springfield with our #WeekendsInSGF takeover. For April, BR&P Intern Architect, Colton, Erin, & their dog, Willy-Bob took over the account. Friday: Hi everyone! It’s Colton, Erin, and Willy-Bob – we are so excited to start our #WeekendsinSGF with all of you! We […]

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BR&P: Then & Now


A lot has happened since 1978, the year BR&P was founded. Soon we’ll be celebrating our 38th birthday, and that’s a great occasion to take a look back and compare life in the 1970’s to now. BR&P Then & Now: In 1978, the world flocked to the theaters to watch Saturday Night Fever, Animal House, […]

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Why Architecture?


Discover why Intern Architect, Brittany Layton, and Architect, Chris Swan, chose architecture as a career! This week, we celebrated ArchWeek16 (April 10-16)! Architecture  Week, which is hosted by the American Institute of Architects, is an effort to increase the public’s awareness of the role architects play in the positive change of our communities, and to promote […]

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Two Downtown Hotels Ready for Business


The BR&P designed Courtyard by Marriott in downtown Holland, MI is open for business! The five-story, 140-room hotel opened on February 25, and has amenities including two restaurants, Big E’s and The Bistro, an indoor/outdoor hot tub, an indoor pool, open common spaces, and a fitness room. The hotel was designed with the modern day […]

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