L.W. PETTETT ARCHITECTS

PROJECTS

Posted in PROJECTS by Bunk Strutts on Saturday, 20 June 2009

COMMERCIAL / AUTOMOTIVE / INDUSTRIAL / MEDICAL

Technical Consultant: AHT Architects
(2013-present)

Mercedes-Benz-Valencia
MERCEDES BENZ Valencia, CA. Expansion of existing showroom.

LEXUS WOODLAND HILLS 1
LEXUS WOODLAND HILLS 2
LEXUS OF WOODLAND HILLS Woodland Hills, CA. New dealership with service, parts, 3 level parking structure & washrack. Type V-B and Type II-B construction: steel and wood framing, precast concrete.

BMW MONROVIA graphic
BMW OF MONROVIA Monrovia, CA. New dealership with service, parts, 3 level parking structure & washrack. Type II-B construction: steel and post-tensioned concrete. Currently under construction.

L.W. Pettett, Architect

  • BEST CARE HOSPICE Huntington Beach, CA. Conversion of a 1,600 s.f. residence into an R-3 non-ambulatory care facility.
  • REDLANDS MEDICAL Redlands, CA. 11,500 s.f. tenant improvements for Wm. McCulloch FAIA.
  • ESCOBEDO CHIROPRACTIC Costa Mesa, CA.
  • CHICAGO BROS. HOT DOGS Huntington Beach, CA. Project abandoned by Owner prior to construction.
  • GUSTAFSON BROS. PARTS STORAGE Huntington Beach, CA.
  • BERGMAN CHIROPRACTIC Huntington Beach, CA. Tenant improvements.
  • ESCOBEDO CHIROPRACTIC Seal Beach, CA. Tenant improvements.
  • CALICO SCIENTIFIC Huntington Beach, CA.  Tenant improvements.
  • MAIN STREET ATM  Huntington Beach, CA. Entitlement for ATM installation in downtown redevelopment.
  • MISCELLANEOUS Local residential additions and alterations.

Au gratis (2008)

  • SHIPLEY NATURE CENTER Huntington Beach, CA.  Additions to existing facilities, including outdoor lecture pavilion, shade structures, restrooms.

 

Harris Architects/Harris Pettett & Kent Architects (1985-2009)

Projects listed/indented represent those where L. W. Pettett was Project Architect, Architect of Record or otherwise had significant responsibility for any and all of the Design Development, Construction Documents,  Bid / Negotiation and Construction Administration Phases.

  • COZEN COMMERCIAL Placentia, CA.  Small single story commercial center.
  • DAIRY QUEEN Aliso Viejo, CA.  New facility in existing commercial center.
  • HOME DEPOT CENTER Bakersfield, CA.  Exterior alterations to existing commercial center.
  • HONEY BAKED HAMS El Cajon, CA.  Alterations to existing empty structure for new store.
  • SOUTH STREET SHOPS Lakewood, CA
  • NHRA DRAGSTRIP CORPORATE SUITES TOWER, Pomona, CA
  • NHRA DRAGSTRIP SOUNDWALLS Pomona, CA
  • Additions to NHRA DRAGSTRIP CORPORATE SUITES TOWER Pomona, CA

Pettett & Kent Architects (1994)

[During the recession of the early 1990’s, L.W. Pettett teamed up with Arthur F. Kent for the following projects.]

  • DAIRY QUEEN Huntington Beach, CA.  Conversion from Jack In The Box restaurant.
  • DAIRY QUEEN Mission Viejo, CA.  New construction in existing commercial center.

Harris Architects/Harris Pettett & Kent Architects (1985-2009)

AUTOMOTIVE SALES / SERVICE / PARKING FACILITIES

ALHAMBRA DODGE Alhambra, CA

BAUER JAGUAR Anaheim, CA

BEACH IMPORTS Newport Beach, CA

  • BEACH MOTORS Huntington Beach, CA.  Also known as Beach Mazda. Alterations and upgrades.

BERGE FORD Mesa, AZ

  • CANYON ACURA Anaheim, CA.  Adjacent to Canyon Honda, it was originally designed as Canyon Subaru, one of the earliest Acura dealerships in California.

CANYON HONDA Anaheim, CA

  • CREVIER BMW VEHICLE STORAGE Santa Ana, CA.  Six-tier vehicle storage, one level underground, in the Santa Ana Auto Center.
  • CREVIER BMW SALES Santa Ana, CA.  Unbuilt two-story design with underground storage.
  • CREVIER BMW MINI-COOPER Santa Ana, CA. Unbuilt sales facility, designed to attach to existing service structure.

ELMORE TOYOTA Westminster, CA

  • FLETCHER JONES CHEVROLET Vista, NV.  Sales, service and parking facility, now known as Vista Chevrolet.
  • FLETCHER JONES IMPORTS  Las Vegas, NV.  Largest Mercedes Benz dealership in the world, eclipsing Fletcher Jones Motorcars in Newport Beach, CA.  Includes subterranean showroom.
  • FLETCHER JONES LEXUS Las Vegas, NV.  Largest Lexus dealership in the world, designed and constructed at the same time as Fletcher Jones Imports.
  • FLETCHER JONES MOTORCARS Newport Beach, CA.  Largest Mercedes Benz dealership in the world,  until the opening of Fletcher Jones Mercedes in Las Vegas, NV.
  • FLETCHER JONES TOYOTA Las Vegas, NV.  Small dealership with alterations to existing service.  Very interesting entitlement phase on this one.
  • GARDEN CITY DODGE Garden Grove, CA.  Presently known as Quality Nissan.
  • HARBOUR HYUNDAI Costa Mesa, CA.  Sales, service and parking facility on Harbor Blvd.
  • HARDIN HONDA Anaheim, CA.  Built in the late 1980’s, interior and exterior alterations were forced on the clean design of this dealership in the late 1990’s by the factory.

HUNTINGTON BEACH MAZDA/OLDS Huntington Beach, CA

  • IRVINE IMPORTS,  Irvine, CA.  Small sales/office building adjacent to Irvine Mazda.
  • IRVINE MAZDA Irvine, CA.  Largest Mazda dealership in the world at the time.
  • DON KOTT LINCOLN/MERCURY Carson, CA. Visible from the 405 freeway, the Carson Building Department suffered a fire just before the project was out of plan check.
  • MACPHERSON FORD Tustin, CA
  • MACPHERSON HYUNDAI  Tustin, CA
  • MACPHERSON INFINITI Tustin, CA
  • MACPHERSON TOYOTA Tustin, CA

RAMSAY MCCUE JAGUAR Loma Linda, CA

  • MILLER INFINITI Van Nuys, CA
  • MILLER NISSAN Van Nuys, CA
  • MILLER TOYOTA/CHEVROLET Culver City, CA
  • NEWPORT JAGUAR Newport Beach, CA. On Pacific Coast Highway, rebranded as Sterling BMW.  It was the largest Jaguar sales and service facility at the time.  Includes internal Ruby’s Diner.

PERFORMANCE NISSAN Duarte, CA. Handicap code compliance studies and recommendations.

  • RUSNAK BMW Thousand Oaks, CA. Opened January 2009. Largest BMW dealership in the US, sales, service, parts and vehicle storage.  Four levels above ground, two below.
  • SHELLY BMW Buena Park, CA.  Alterations to existing facilities.
  • SPREEN SATURN Cathedral City, CA.

SPREEN SATURN Loma Linda, CA

SPREEN HONDA Loma Linda, CA

  • TOWNSEND DODGE Poway, CA
  • TOWNSEND JAGUAR San Diego, CA
  • TUSTIN ACURA Tustin, CA.  No. 1 Acura Dealership in the US at the time it opened, and one of the first dealerships in the Tustin Auto Center.
  • TUSTIN BUICK/PONTIAC Tustin, CA.  One of the last lots to be developed in the Tustin Auto Center.
  • TUSTIN LEXUS Tustin, CA
  • TUSTIN NISSAN Tustin, CA
  • WHITTLESEY INFINITI Torrance, CA
  • WHITTLESEY JAGUAR Torrance, CA.  Extensive alterations, both interior and exterior.
  • WORTHINGTON MITSUBISHI Tustin, CA.  Tustin Auto Center.

ADDITIONS AND ALTERATIONS

Harris Architects (1985-2009)

ALHAMBRA DODGE Alhambra, CA

BAUER JAGUAR Anaheim, CA

BEACH CITY DODGE Huntington Beach, CA

BEACH IMPORTS Newport Beach, CA

DON KOTT FORD Carson, CA

  • HARDIN HONDA Anaheim, CA.  Extensive interior and exterior alterations to comply with Honda design mandates.  Harris Architects designed the original facility in the 1980s.
  • FLETCHER JONES MOTORCARS Newport Beach, CA. Miscellaneous additions and alterations.
  • GUSTAFSON BROS. Huntington Beach, CA.  Miscellaneous additions and alterations to existing body shop/service facility, including 2nd floor administration offices.
  • MONTEBELLO LINCOLN/MERCURY Montebello, CA.  Alterations to existing facility.
  • NEW CENTURY BMW Alhambra, CA. Alterations and expansion to existing facility, including service and carwash building.
  • PACIFIC FORD LONG BEACH Lakewood, CA.  Showroom expansion, truck repair stalls, miscellaneous improvements.

PERFORMANCE NISSAN Duarte, CA

  • SHELLY BMW Buena Park, CA.  Expansions and additions to showroom, offices, service.

SPREEN SATURN Loma Linda, CA

  • TOWNSEND DODGE ADDITION Poway, CA.  Additions to existing facility.

TUSTIN NISSAN Tustin, CA

  • WHITTLESEY INFINITI Torrance, CA
  • WHITTLESEY JAGUAR Torrance, CA. Extensive alterations, both interior and exterior.

MISCELLANEOUS

W.E.D. Enterprises (Walter E. Disney Enterprises)

EPCOT Seas Pavillion Orlando FL.  Alterations for corporate sponsor restaurant, bizarre geometries.

Disneyland Toon Town Go-Coaster Design Development, Anaheim, CA

Stop N Go Stores Corporate Prototype designs & construction documents Houston, TX

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REFERENCES

Posted in REFERENCES by Bunk Strutts on Saturday, 20 June 2009
Mr. James R. Harris, EAIA
18002 Hartfield Circle
Huntington Beach, CA   92649
714-846-0916
 
Mr. William F. McCulloch, FAIA
33362 Bremerton St.
Dana Point, CA 92629
714-743-3518
 
Mr. Don Treiman, AIA
Mr. Patrick Wirz, AIA
AHT ARCHITECTS
2120 Wilshire Boulevard
Suite 200
Santa Monica, CA   90403
310-453-4431
 
Mr. Jeff Chen, SE
Mr. Derek Beckman, PE
GRIMM & CHEN STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS
17500 Redhill Avenue
Suite 240
Irvine, CA   92614
949-250-3150
 
Mr. Pete Sara
KUNZIK & SARA CONSTRUCTION
1699 La Costa Meadows Drive
Suite 102
San Marcos, CA 92708
760-591-3109
Mr. Sam Abu-Dayyeh, P.E.
6550 Deleon Street
Long Beach, CA 90815
562-598-9017
 
Mr. Terry Gagnon
PACIFIC LIFT & EQUIPMENT
61 W. Mountain Street
Pasadena, CA 91103
800-319-9346
 
Mr. Leo Schochet
H.L. COWAN CO.
4114 South Street
Suite A
Lakewood, CA 90712
562-634-8022
 
Mr. Ali Niksefat
GILMAN BUILDERS
21 Sanctuary
Irvine, CA 92620
949-379-6477
 
Mr. Ray Lewis
R.W. LEWIS CONSTRUCTION
1863 Bayport Way
Newport Beach, CA 92660
949-650-4949
 

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A Traditional Full-Service Architectural Firm

Posted in INTRO by Bunk Strutts on Sunday, 7 June 2009

Fletcher Jones Motorcars Newport Beach California

L.W. Pettett Architects is a traditional full-service Architectural firm specializing in commercial, retail, automotive, and industrial projects of all sizes.  With extensive knowledge of construction types and procedures in California,  we are experienced in new construction as well as alterations and additions to existing facilities.

Traditional Services include:

  • Site Schematics and Feasibility Studies;
  • Graphic Presentations;
  • Entitlement Phase submittals and support;
  • Design Development;
  • Structural, plumbing, mechanical, electrical engineering;
  • Coordination of Owner’s consultants;
  • Preparation of Construction Documents, including specifications;
  • Bid/Negotiation Phase assistance;
  • Construction Administration.

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With construction costs at record low levels, and the fact that the market is bound to recover, it’s prudent to plan for future construction now than to wait for prices to rise later.

Top Image:  Fletcher Jones Motorcars, Newport Beach, California.
Architect:  HARRIS PETTETT & KENT ARCHITECTS
Lead Architect/Designer:  James R. Harris
Project Architect:  L. W. Pettett
Structural Engineers:  S.A. Abu-Dayyeh Associates, Walstadt Engineering
Mechanical Engineers:  Orlando Ludovise, F.T. Andrews, Inc., Terry Engineering
Electrical Engineers:  FBA Electrical Engineering, Engineering Associates
Landscape Architect: Malefyt Land Planning
Civil Engineer:  K.W. Lawler Associates
Interior Design:  Bauer & Wiley
Contractor:  Hinnewinkle Construction
Contractor for subsequent Additions and Alterations:  R. W. Lewis Builders

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