Company Profile

Established in 1935, Strang is an award-winning integrated architecture, engineering, interior design and planning firm. Our inclusive project approach allows us to provide exceptional design for the most unique and challenging projects within the science and technology, commercial, higher education and civic + cultural sectors.

Strang shares intelligent A|E|I answers to the most challenging facility requirements through an integrated process that brings our architects, engineers and interior designers together, focused upon an all-inclusive, collaborative approach to your project. This coordinated protocol pivots around comprehensive client input, a thorough understanding of your project goals and rigorous innovation. In other words, Listen, Discover, Design.

Welcome to our website! Here, Larry Barton, President and CEO of Strang, Inc. introduces you to our award-winning integrated architecture, engineering, interior design and planning firm.
Voted Number ONE Commercial Architectural Firm for Nine Consecutive Years (2013-2021) by the Readers of In Business Magazine! Here are some projects from the past nine years.

The View From Here (March 2022)

February 16, 2022

Back to eZine Next Story The View From Here Performance Design During our 87-year tenure, Strang has guided clients through some of the most technically advanced and high-performance projects-from federally regulated scientific cleanrooms to world-renowned symphony concert halls. This includes our innovative direction on nationally awarded university research and teaching laboratories, analytical healthcare facilities, and…

Case Study: ISU VDL

February 16, 2022

Back to eZine Next Story Case Study: Iowa State University VDL The Largest Veterinary Diagnostic Lab in North America “The Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory is a crown jewel for Iowa State University and for the entire state of Iowa.” – Iowa State University President, Wendy Wintersteen OBJECTIVE GROWING UP AND OUT A veterinary diagnostic lab (VDL)…

Case Study: Venture Investors

February 4, 2022

Venture Investors is a Madison-based venture capital firm that works closely with some of the nation’s leading researchers and clinicians with whom they help drive the future of healthcare. Strang partnered with them to create a new 1,435 SF office space that provides a subtle, yet impactful first impression. FIRST IMPRESSIONS Venture Investors’ goal was…

2021 A Year in Review

January 4, 2022

Happy New Year! Can you believe 2021 is already over? The start of the new year means it’s time for Strang’s “A Year in Review” where we proudly highlight our client’s projects and our achievements throughout the year. PROJECTS Last year we began 197 new projects! Our team of dedicated architects, engineers, and interior designers have…

Case Study: Madison College

December 8, 2021

A Roadmap for the Future The role of master planning is vital to the long-term health of an organization. A campus (or site) master plan establishes overall goals, objectives, and design principles that will guide future physical development. It provides long-term planning for architecture, land use, space use, landscape, transportation, parking, and utilities. However, it…

STEAM Camp 2021

October 26, 2021

Another year, another STEAM Camp! Things are still looking a little different as we once again went virtual. Campers learn which educational decisions should be made now to prepare for their future careers-virtually!     In this hands-on digital format, campers learned which educational decisions should be made now to prepare for careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts,…

Financial Design

October 26, 2021

Back to eZine Next Story Financial Facility Design Trust As A Design Element Trust – Where Actions Meet Words Always earned, never given, trust, is the foundational relationship that financial facilities seek to build. Each one of our clients-from banks to credit unions and the insurance industry-understands the importance of establishing an authentic bond with…

Interiors Brand Experience

October 21, 2021

Back to eZine Next Story Interiors Brand Experience Applying UX Methodology The User Experience The entire user experience (UX) centered approach continues to gain swift momentum across multiple industries and functionalities, and why not? This protocol brings a by-design approach towards meeting customer expectations. It emphasizes how users engage and interact with products rather than…