Firm Profile

Our firm was established in 1969 and today has a staff of over 70 professionals. Over the years, the firm’s business evolved to include a broad spectrum of services and talents. Today, we offer specialized areas of practice, which are based on our clients’ needs and the expertise of our principals and staff. 

SWBR Architects is one of the largest Architect-led firms in Upstate New York, sub-consulting for mechanical, electrical, civil engineering and specialized consultants. With a focus on Architecture, augmented by Interior Design, Structural Engineering and Landscape Architecture, SWBR offers a broad staff of experienced professionals and has the “firepower” to bring a focused team onto a project to meet tight schedules with the right technical knowledge. 

SWBR Architects is noted among clients and contractors for our design and technical strengths, and attention to detail. Our firm has completed scores of projects for private and public clients using a variety of construction delivery methods.

We continue to offer value-added capability to our clients through alliances and strategic growth in new geographic markets. SWBR’s areas of expertise include K-12 schools, college and university, healthcare, multi-family and senior housing, special-needs housing, municipal, corporate and industrial.

Our Mission: Positively impacting lives through meaningful design.

Our Vision: SWBR will be a highly respected national design firm consistently providing leadership, expertise, innovation and entrepreneurial thinking.



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