2011 Archives


Posted Dec 22, 2011 in News

Design and Construction has wrapped up for ISITE Design's new headquarters in NW Portland. Here are some wonderful shots taken by Scott Gerke of the finished space. Scott Gerke has been a lifelong photographer... More


Posted Dec 18, 2011 in News

EcoFlats: bike-friendly and ultra efficient on Williams AvenueEcoFlats (photo by Ben C. Gray) BY BRIAN LIBBYRecently I toured the EcoFlats mixed-use apartment building, along North Williams Avenue in Portland... More


Posted Dec 16, 2011 in News

By Christina WilliamsSustainable Business Oregon In Denmark, the average person cycles some 600 miles per year.That was the fun fact that jumped out in the review of an article from the English newspaper The G... More


Posted Nov 30, 2011 in News

We are putting the finishing touches on the remodel of an old fitness center into the new headquarters building for ISITE Design. Here is a sneak peek at the finished space. south elevation corridor to office... More


Posted Sep 21, 2011 in News

Web design firm moving to Northwest Portland warehousePOSTED: Friday, September 16, 2011 at 03:16 PM PTBY: Sam Tenney, Daily Journal of Commerce An 18,000-square-foot warehouse building in Northwest Portland is... More


Posted Sep 20, 2011 in News

Developers Cater to Two-Wheeled Traffic in Portland, Ore.By LINDA BAKERPublished: September 20, 2011PORTLAND, Ore. — Christian Ettinger, the owner of Hopworks Urban Brewery here, is a longtime bicycle ent... More


Posted Sep 01, 2011 in News

36 Hours in Portland, Ore.By FREDA MOONPublished: August 25, 2011Photographs by Leah Nash for The New York Times4 p.m.8) BREWS CRUISEStart your pedicab brewery tour (Rose Pedals Pedicabs; 503-421-7433; rosepeda... More


Posted Aug 30, 2011 in News

Small-business loans back on the upswing in the Portland areaPublished: Monday, August 29, 2011, 9:20 PM Updated: Tuesday, August 30, 2011, 9:26 AMMolly Young, The Oregonian View full sizeBenjamin Brink/The... More


Posted Aug 29, 2011 in News

Transitions Professional Center is nearing completion.Here are some photos of the new space with the curved walls and skylights finished. ... More


Posted Aug 20, 2011 in News

There has been lots of progress with construction at ISITE Design's new headquarters building in NW Portland. We have been working diligently to create a really interesting interior corridor; the new HVAC unit... More

Hopworks Pickathon signs

Posted Aug 05, 2011 in News

Hopworks Urban Brewery will be serving their award winning beer at the Woods Stage Beer Garden for the Pickathon music festival in Happy Valley. Here are some custom signs that we made especially for this g... More

Transitions P.C. update

Posted Aug 05, 2011 in News

The drywall is up at Transitions Professional Center, and the space is really starting to come alive. Painting is scheduled for next week, and the flooring and finishes are right around the corner. ... More

Hopworks Construction Update

Posted Jul 22, 2011 in News

Work is moving along with the energy efficiency upgrades at Hopworks Urban Brewery. Siteworks is finishing preparation for the new chiller system to arrive at the beginning of August. ... More

Siteworks Cargo Bike complete *UPDATE*

Posted Jul 18, 2011 in News

On Friday, July 22nd, Jean-Pierre introduced the newest member of the Siteworks family.Welcome home...... Metrofiets is currently putting the finishing touches on our new cargo bike. Here is a sneak peek. ... More

Framing up at Transitions P.C.

Posted Jul 08, 2011 in News

Construction continues to move along at the South Waterfront for the offices of Transitions Professional Center. The framing for the curved walls are going up as we speak, here is a sneak peak. ... More

Construction underway at ISITE

Posted Jul 08, 2011 in News

Construction for ISITE Design's new headquarters building is underway. Here are a few shots of the space. Enjoy! Looking South before skylights are cut in Artwork discovery during demolitionLooking South afte... More

ISITE project featured in DJC

Posted Jul 06, 2011 in News

Siteworks Design | Build was recently featured in the Daily Journal of Commerce for the remodel of the old L.A. Fitness building on NW 20th & NW Overton into the new headquarters for ISITE Design.Siteworks:... More

ecoFLATS screens painted

Posted Jun 29, 2011 in News

The metal perforated screens at ecoFLATS got their finishing touches last week with their final coat of paint. The resident garden planter boxes are also installed in the back yard. Here are some photos of the ... More

Hopworks BikeBar now open!

Posted Jun 23, 2011 in News

Hopworks Urban Brewery's new restaurant 'BikeBar' is up and running in the ground floor of ecoFLATS, located at 3947 N. Williams Ave. This Siteworks designed & built project was also featured on the BikePor... More

Grizzly Tattoo Grand Opening June 3rd

Posted Jun 02, 2011 in News

Please join us for Grizzly Tattoo's Grand Opening this Friday June 3rd @ 7pm. Grizzly Tattoo is located in the ground floor of ecoFLATS at 3949 N. Williams Ave. See you there! ... More

Hopworks Bike Bar opening soon!

Posted Jun 02, 2011 in News

Hopworks Urban Brewery is set to open their second restaurant location in the ground floor of ecoFLATS at 3947 N. Williams Ave. The new Hopworks Bike Bar will open the weekend of June 4th. Here are a couple dr... More

Another DJC article for ecoFLATS!

Posted Apr 25, 2011 in News

First net-zero apartment building fills up quickly. POSTED: Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 02:23 PM PTBY: Angela Webber In Portland, green buildings can be attractive – especially if the price is right. Apartm... More

Earth Techling features article on ecoFLATS

Posted Apr 25, 2011 in News

Portland Apartments Go Green In EcoFlatsby Nino Marchetti, April 1st, 2011 When you consider Portland, Oregon, as a model of sustainability, one thing that always stands out is its well established biking com... More

ecoFLATS perforated metal screens

Posted Feb 07, 2011 in News

The perforated metal screens are going up at ecoFLATS. Here are some night images that showcase the transparency of the screens. Great work Deform ! ... More

ecoFLATS featured in Sustainable Business Oregon

Posted Jan 28, 2011 in News

Eco Flats: net-zero apartments nearing rent-readyby Christina WilliamsSustainable Business OregonSend this story to a friend Email address of friend (insert comma between multiple addresses): You... More

Tesla test drive

Posted Jan 21, 2011 in News

"I have been to the Future, and it is good!"- Jean-Pierre Veillet ... More

ISITE Design

Posted Jan 21, 2011 in News

Siteworks is currently working with ISITE Design on the conceptual design of their new office space in NW Portland. Here are some teaser images of what we are working on: reusing old shipping containers for in... More

Hopworks coming to ecoFLATS

Posted Jan 21, 2011 in News

As stated in the recent article from bikeportland.org, Hopworks Urban Brewery is planning on adding a second restaurant location in the larger ground floor commercial space at ecoFLATS. We are proud and honor... More

ecoFLATS featured in Solar Oregon

Posted Jan 19, 2011 in News

A recent article by Linda Barnes of Marryman Barnes Architects, highlights ecoFLATS' 21 kW pv array, 500 gallon solar thermal system, and it's goal of achieving a net-zero energy standard. "ecoFLATS, Port... More

Solar Thermal up and running at ecoFLATS

Posted Jan 17, 2011 in News

The Solar Thermal panels have been mounted and installed at ecoFLATS. These thermal collectors will generate ALL domestic hot water for the 18 apartments. The wood trellis is constructed out of reclaimed beams ... More