Our News

October 28 2017

City of North Ridgeville Receives Bids for New Fire Station

The City of North Ridgeville, Ohio received bids for Fire Station No. 1 on October 19, 2017. All bids were within 10% of the estimate provided by Mull & Weithman Architects. Negotiations are now underway for the construction of the Fire Station with an anticipated completion date of 2019.

October 23 2017

City of Norwalk Holds Ceremonial Groundbreaking for New Fire Station

The city of Norwalk, Ohio held a groundbreaking ceremony for the New Fire Station 501 at 108 Whittlesey Avenue on Friday, October 20th. The site was previously home to Home Lumber, but was purchased by three local investors until the city was able to pursue the design and construction of the New Station. Site work […]

September 27 2017

City of Norwalk Receives Bids for New Fire Station

The City of Norwalk, Ohio received construction bids for their new Fire Station 501 on August 11, 2017. Shortly after, the city signed a contract with Studer-Obringer Construction Co. of New Washington, Ohio.  While site work is currently in progress under a different contract with Mark Schaffer Excavating & Trucking Inc., building construction is set […]

September 01 2017

Joe Weithman Consults on Proposed Fire Station for the Army Corps of Engineers

Earlier this summer, Joe Weithman- president and co-founder of Mull & Weithman Architects was invited to Seattle, Washington on behalf of the US Army Corp of Engineers to review Schematic Design documents for a proposed $16.5 million Fire Station for the Yakima Training Facility in Yakima, Washington. Joe, along with other industry experts in the […]

Mull & Weithman Architects welcomes Alexis Gauthier

Mull & Weithman Architects are pleased to welcome Alexis Gauthier to our staff. Alexis is registered as a LEED Green Associate and has 5 years of experience in architecture including new construction and renovation projects. Her work experience includes multi-family and single-family residences, government buildings, educational facilities, and other building types across Arizona, New Mexico, […]

November 23 2016

For the second year in a row Joe Weithman serves as Juror for Firehouse Magazine’s Station Design Awards

For the second consecutive year, Mull & Weithman President and co-founder Joe Weithman, AIA was invited by Firehouse Magazines to sit on their five-person Station Design Jury. Joe and his fellow jurors reviewed forty submissions and awarded winners in five different categories. Judges were asked to select winners as examples of best practices in site […]

October 07 2016

Firefighters hope voters will let them say goodbye to station in former hardware store

Originally published at: http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2016/10/07/truro-township-hopes-voters-will-let-it-say-goodbye-to-former-hardware-store.html# The Truro Township fire chief is confident his department’s campaign for a new fire station speaks for itself. Just ask the firefighters who eat meals in the same room that holds their clunky exercise equipment. Talk to the township residents who receive walk-up first aid in the lobby next to an obsolete […]

July 01 2016

Controlling Site Construction Costs

Site Construction Costs can account for 20 to 30 percent of Fire Station construction costs (hard costs). Various factors can influence site construction costs including; soils, site topography, environmental issues, traffic engineering requirements, storm drainage, zoning requirements, existing site conditions (structures and utilities), special requirements of Authorities having Jurisdiction (AHJ), site size and location, as […]

Visit us at the 2016 Ohio Fire Chiefs’ Association Conference – July 14th – 18th

Mull & Weithman Architects will be attending the 2016 Ohio Fire Chiefs’ Association Conference from July 14th – 18th at the Columbus Hilton at Easton. Stop by our booth to learn about what services Mull & Weithman Architects and can offer to your Department To learn more about the OFCA and their conference visit their website: http://www.ohiofirechiefs.com/aws/OFCA/pt/sp/conference  

February 17 2016

City of North Ridgeville selects Mull & Weithman for new Fire Station

On February 16, 2016 the North Ridgeville City Council voted to approve Mull & Weithman’s contract for the replacement of the main fire station. In November of last year voters approved an $8.1 million bond issue to finance the new station and purchase the land. The City and Fire Department have been seeking to replace […]