architecture / engineering

Inspired Taste for a Commerical Future

In 2004, Rieger Associates leads teams of designers to erect 4 new business parks in Temecula, Murrieta, and Lake Elsinore.

The long anticipated, multi-tenant Gateway Business Park located next to the Murrieta City Hall was designed to mark Murrieta as the “Gem of the Valley” with an architectural placed diamond motif and massive glass... Read More

About Classic Beauty in Buildings

Blue Jeans are beautiful, even if hundreds of thousands of people wear them. Somehow they seem to always enhance an individual’s look. They have a classic beauty. When it comes to modern buildings, it appears to me that one beautiful, square boxy Mies van der Rohe building is enough modern architecture for one whole... Read More

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June 21, 2012

Learning from the Best

Rieger Associates is the premier business park designer in Southern California, the place where the modern business park was born.

In the 50’s and 60’s there were large industrial centers springing up across the southland, but multi-tenant buildings were few and far between. These large structures crowded streets like a series of strip shopping centers, but only provided space for large industrial enterprises, making it difficult for small and medium sized businesses to fine space.

In the late 1960’s the Koll Company of Newport Beach, and it’s Designers Ted Ota and Arde Wildey, endeavored to change the way industrial space was understood... Read More