Dedicated to the people who make our built environment better and safer. We tell your stories and celebrate your successes.

Register with us and receive industry news and content only available to subscribers.



Indianapolis, IN, USA (HQ)

903 E. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN 46202

Call: (317)423-2325

Richard F. Mulá Architects Announces Merger with Core Design Group

LANCASTER, PA — Richard F Mulá Architects LLC., a Lancaster-based design and planning firm, announces that it will be merging with CORE Design Group, a national architecture and structural engineering firm.

The merger will create an architectural practice with offices in York, Lancaster, and the Eastern Shore of Delmarva that offers architecture, structural engineering, interior architecture, urban planning, and historic preservation services. The leadership team will be comprised of Principals Richard F. Mulá, Teen Vebares, and James E. Baumgardner.

“With this merger, we are combining our strengths to offer a deeper understanding of the professional services we can provide to our clients in different market sectors,” said Richard F. Mulá, Founding Principal of Richard F. Mulá Architects. “Ultimately, we will have a bigger impact and presence within the communities we serve.”

“It is a natural fit,” said Vebares, Founding Principal of CORE Design Group. “We share very similar philosophies in our areas of expertise. For the last 16 years, we’ve been committed to delivering exceptional service to our clients and this merger will only enhance our ability to do so.”

CORE Design Group’s practice will be enhanced in health care, senior living, and higher education design while enhancing corporate, multi-use housing, and industrial sectors to Mulá Architects.