Architectural Design & Engineering

Rebecca C. Olson, AIA, ACHA
Practice Leader – Healthcare Design
855.424.3838, Ext. 302 (office)
602.430.1265 (mobile)

RCC is a leading professional architectural and engineering services firm with a proven history of providing design, engineering, and consulting services that specialize in the design of VA Healthcare Facilities. Recognized for combining a deep level of commitment to our clients with subject matter expertise, RCC is dedicated to solving the most complex challenges. We strive to provide innovation and design excellence on every project we undertake. Our firm and staff have an outstanding service record with the Department of Veteran Affairs and experience with all aspects of design, engineering and planning projects for both government and private sectors. We truly understand our clients’ needs from an end user perspective – from critical staff to the leadership team – and always listen to their concerns and issues. All the while, staying in compliance with the Technical Information Library (TIL), its Standards, Design Criteria, Manuals and Guidelines.

RCC stays current with Design and Standard Alerts, VA Directives, and new protocols. Offering a complete range of architectural and engineering services to our clients, we have developed a reputation for reliability and full-service design solutions. RCC provides all aspects of the design process from feasibility studies / facility condition assessments and early preliminary concepts through final construction documents / construction period services. Through our own efforts, supported by our key team of licensed architects, engineers and specialty services, RCC offers the following Architectural Design and Engineering services:

  • Architecture
  • Legionella Surveys
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Plumbing Engineering
  • Site Planning
  • Testing Laboratories
  • Physical Security (PSDM Assessment)
  • Low Voltage
  • Interior Design / FF&E
  • Specifications
  • Cost Estimating
  • Millwork
  • QA / QC
  • Facility Condition Assessments
  • SEPS
  • SCIP

RCC’s expertise is in VA Healthcare Facilities, but we also design and deliver all supporting projects and buildings required for the mission. Project scopes range from Non-Recurring Maintenance (NRM) projects, minor renovations to complicated expansions and major construction, select demolition, building envelope expansions, vertical expansion, leasing, planning, and infrastructure studies.

Representative project types range from:

  • Administrative Spaces
  • Central Energy Plants
  • Air Handler Unit Replacements (AHU)
  • Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC)
  • Community Living Centers (CLC)
  • Inpatient Nursing Units
  • Mental Health Clinics
  • Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Lobby Renovations
  • Legionella Prevention
  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers
  • Eye Clinics
  • Pharmacies
  • Renovations & New Construction
  • Facility Condition Assessments
  • Peer Reviews
  • Seismic Evaluations
  • Seismic Deficiency Corrections
  • Seismic Project Books