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WTW Architects joins AE Works

March 21, 2024
Memorial Union, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota 2023 ACUI Facility Design Award - WTW Architects, an AE Works Company

AE Works Ltd. (AE Works), a Pittsburgh-headquartered building design and consulting firm, announces the strategic acquisition of WTW Architects, a national leader in higher education design with a 65-year legacy of notable Pittsburgh projects.

The two firms, both founded and headquartered in Pittsburgh, come together with enthusiasm for future contributions to the city’s architecture and beyond. WTW’s mission of ‘Building Communities Through Inspired Design’ aligning seamlessly with AE Works’ commitment to ‘Making Building Projects a Better Value.’

This move brings together over 100 talented professionals with over 80 years of combined experience including architects, interior designers, and planners, as well as mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering, telecom design, construction management services, cost estimating, and more.

WTW shares, “This strategic move isn’t just about combining resources – it’s about values, a strong vision for the future, and providing a great place to work for our collective. Through this move, our team will now be one of the largest architectural and engineering firms headquartered in the Pittsburgh region.”

About AE Works
AE Works is a top-ranked firm on the Architectural Record Top 300 that has delivered a diverse range of projects for leading commercial clients, research institutions, hospitals, and public agencies throughout the region and country. Services include architecture, interior design, engineering, and planning + project services. AE Works is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with additional offices in State College, Pennsylvania, and Washington, DC.

About WTW Architects
Headquartered in Pittsburgh, WTW Architects is an architecture, interior design, and planning firm with over sixty-five years of distinguished design experience, marked by over 50 recent awards across higher education, commercial, healthcare, and mixed-use development sectors. WTW is recognized nationwide as a thought leader in the programming, planning, and design of student life projects.

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Written by Olivia Perry