SMRT

Architecture

At SMRT, we work with schools and universities to design for what’s next. Our expertise in education and athletics comes from decades of designing campus solutions and collaborating with leading academic institutions on their most innovative and exciting projects. Our architects, engineers, and planners will lead you through a collaborative research- and experience-based design journey that explores the campus, structure, and planning considerations necessary to achieve your vision.
Areas of Expertise

We Set Trends and Create Opportunities in the Education and Athletics Market

The education landscape is entering an exciting new era. Smarter buildings with interactive technology and AI integration will become an expectation for future generations of students, athletes, and faculty. Clients come to SMRT because we know how to design for a future that includes the latest technology and anticipates trends:

College enrollment and retention rates are changing. Our solutions will prepare you for the shift in demographics and help you stand out with new designs and retrofits tailored to the students of the future. 

College enrollment and retention rates are changing. Our solutions will prepare you for the shift in demographics and help you stand out with new designs and retrofits tailored to the students of the future. 

College enrollment and retention rates are changing. Our solutions will prepare you for the shift in demographics and help you stand out with new designs and retrofits tailored to the students of the future. 

College enrollment and retention rates are changing. Our solutions will prepare you for the shift in demographics and help you stand out with new designs and retrofits tailored to the students of the future. 

College enrollment and retention rates are changing. Our solutions will prepare you for the shift in demographics and help you stand out with new designs and retrofits tailored to the students of the future. 

College enrollment and retention rates are changing. Our solutions will prepare you for the shift in demographics and help you stand out with new designs and retrofits tailored to the students of the future. 

Market Leaders

Expertise makes all the difference. When you choose SMRT, you’re choosing a team of experts leading the way in education and athletics, ready to guide you through the design process, regardless of where you’re starting.

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Erin Anderson

Senior Principal,
Interiors Discipline Leader

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Erin Anderson

Senior Principal,
Interiors Discipline Leader

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Erin Anderson

Senior Principal,
Interiors Discipline Leader

FEATURED PROJECTS

We are committed to creating teaching, learning, and athletic environments that inspire, attract, and engage. Explore our work and contact us today to collaborate and bring your vision to life.

Avesta Housing Cumberland Ave. Redevelopment Concept

The pressing need for affordable housing in Portland drove this mixed-use project for Avesta Housing – Northern New England’s ...

Maine Molecular Quality Controls Inc.

Maine Molecular Quality Controls, Inc. (MMQCI) was founded in 2000 as a small two-person company. Over the years, they have gained expertise ...

Abbott Laboratories COVID Test-Kit Manufacturing Facility

In March 2020, as COVID-19 grew into a pandemic, Abbott Laboratories called on SMRT to partner to expand its IDNow Line. The SMRT design ...

Allagash Scarborough Tasting Room & Brewhouse

Steeped in the brewing legacy of Belgium, the impetus behind Allagash Brewing’s new tasting room design celebrates the rich brewing heritage ...

Augusta State Facilities Master Plan

Recognizing the need to plan for future challenges posed by climate change, the State of Maine engaged SMRT and DLR group to update their ...

Beth Israel Lahey Health Lifestyle Health Center

The goal for the new Lifestyle Health Center was to create a supportive and educational environment for individuals on their weight loss ...

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Maria Castaneda

market leader

We work with you to effect positive change through design —creating smart, sustainable solutions, collaborating from concept to construction, making the design process feel effortless, fluid, natural.