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COVID-19 Response

Clients and partners,

We hope that you and your families are safe and healthy during this uncertain time. As we continue to monitor the evolving COVID-19 situation, Christner has implemented some changes to our daily operations in order to minimize the spread of the virus and protect our employees and community. 

As of Monday, March 23 our office has gone completely remote until further notice. Our team is available by phone, email, and video conferencing and we do not anticipate changes to project schedules or deliverables at this time.  […]

Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Parkview Tower

The opening of Parkview Tower brought an exciting new building to the BJC HealthCare Washington University Medical Campus. BJC worked closely with a team of architects from multiple firms to achieve their vision for this new facility. A gracious, contemporary entry lobby welcomes patients and family members into this prominent structure on the northwest corner of Forest Park Parkway and Kingshighway. The inpatient floors represent the latest in patient care and integration of technology. They offer family amenities and supportive wayfinding. […]

AIA Craftsmanship Award for Stephen and Peter Sachs Museum

Christner, Inc. and Fenton-based masonry contractor Grant Contracting, were recently awarded The American Institute of Architects (AIA) St. Louis 2019 Design Award in the craftsmanship category for their work on the Stephen and Peter Sachs Museum at the Missouri Botanical Garden. The award is given to local firms for superior craftsmanship in the construction industry in a specific trade profession. The winning projects represent great skill, patience, and attention to detail of the craftsmen, who beautifully carry out the design intent of some of St. Louis’s most expressive and complex building projects. […]