Sorensen Partners Projects

Senior Architect – Janet MacKinnon

Senior Architect – Janet MacKinnon

Janet MacKinnon, RA is Senior Architect at Sorensen Partners, with 38 years of experience in the design and construction administration of complex Public, Educational, Multifamily Housing, Library, Civic and Commercial new construction and renovation projects. Janet excels at design, detailing, ADA plan review and compliance, 

Somerset Dining Hall & Banquet Facility – Smithfield, ME

Somerset Dining Hall & Banquet Facility – Smithfield, ME

The 450-seat lakefront Camp Somerset Dining Hall makes effective use of basic truss shapes and efficient slab-on-grade construction to create a grand and welcoming seasonal dining facility and shoulder-season banquet hall. With attached kitchen, dining offices, and toilet rooms in a dogtrot-plan, and ergonomic layout 

Q-State Biosciences –  Cambridge, MA

Q-State Biosciences – Cambridge, MA

Sorensen Partners was Architect for Cambridge, MA-based Q-State Biosciences’ facility upgrades to quickly and efficiently adapt to new business needs and regulatory conditions. Q-State’s facility is a robust timber-frame masonry bearing wall building with an open floor plan. Sorensen Partners designed facility modifications to create 

Swarthmore College Library Collection Management & Discovery Office Suite  – Workflows Analysis, Workshop & Design – Swarthmore, PA

Swarthmore College Library Collection Management & Discovery Office Suite – Workflows Analysis, Workshop & Design – Swarthmore, PA

Sorensen Partners worked with Swarthmore College to relocate the library technical services offices at McCabe Library to a new space within the library that efficiently meets the department’s present workflow needs. Sorensen Partners conducted an on-site analysis and programming study in conjunction with the College 

The Daniel Hotel & Coast Bar + Bistro – Brunswick, ME

The Daniel Hotel & Coast Bar + Bistro – Brunswick, ME

Sorensen Partners was Architect and Interior Designer for the 30,000 square-foot re-design and renovation of The Daniel, a 24-room historic boutique hotel by Troca Hotels, including 80-person restaurant, lounge, and bar, guest rooms, and corridors. Coast Bar + Bistro features a dramatic twenty-five-foot-long bar with 

Designer – Calvin Zuraw

Designer – Calvin Zuraw

Calvin Zuraw worked as a summer intern at Sorensen Partners in 2021. He helped the firm with work for Boston Housing Authority to replace roofs at three elderly high-rise developments. His work so far has involved assisting in existing conditions documentation during site visits; drawing 

Client List

Client List

Pictured: Sunburst House, White Mountains, NH, under construction Laboratories, Creative Offices, Manufacturing & Warehousing – Rexel USA & Key Construction Solutions – Central Office Renovation, Mansfield, MA Q-State Biosciences, Inc. & Key Construction Solutions – Tissue Lab, Cambridge, MA Just-A-Start Corporation – Office Renovation, Cambridge, MA Intuitive 

Services & Practice Areas

Services & Practice Areas

Pictured: Model of the “Lo-fi/Unplugged” “Nurtured Learning Community” made by participatory design workshop participants on Sorensen Partners sketch underlay at University of the Pacific library.   Services – Sorensen Partners is a full-service architecture, interior design, landscape design, and masterplanning firm supporting innovative approaches in institutional, corporate, 

Approach

Approach

Approach Our mission statement: Supporting enlightened institutions and communities through the definition, planning and design of enriched environments and facilities that build culture. Our clients include Colleges & Universities, Corporations, Hotels & Restaurants, Commercial Retail, Cities and Towns, Government Agencies, Private Secondary Schools, Summer Camps