One of the most experienced and trusted architectural and engineering firms in Maine and an emerging leader in Florida, WBRC Architects Engineers is a company of 50+ professionals dedicated to quality design and exemplary client service. WBRC has an extensive design portfolio dating back to 1902, with many of its early commissions still in use today.

Quality Driven, Client Focused

WBRC Architects Engineers is one of the most experienced and respected architectural and engineering firms in Maine with an extensive portfolio including healthcare, educational, civic, and commercial projects. While our end product is building and site design, our mission is to improve the lives and futures of our clients and the people they serve.

Founded in 1902 as a two-person office in Bangor, Maine, WBRC now employs 50 people in two states, including licensed architects, engineers, interior designers, landscape architects, and design technicians experienced in the architectural, civil, structural, mechanical, and electrical engineering disciplines.

Guided by a process that actively involves your team and its shareholders, WBRC is able to help clients create innovative facilities that are cost-effective and energy efficient, while also meeting the project mission, scope, schedule, and budget.

WBRC provides high-quality architectural design and engineering solutions specifically tailored to the needs of its clients.

In all our work, we strive to:

  • Exceed our clients’ goals;
  • Anticipate the future while honoring the past;
  • Continually improve our knowledge, skills, and the quality of our insight;
  • Focus on the needs of our clients and the communities they serve;
  • Use our skills to facilitate human achievement and well-being, economic vitality, and careful stewardship of the earth’s resources.

Selected Awards

AIA NE Emerging Professionals Friendly Firm
WBRC Architects Engineers, 2019
Awarded by AIA New England

Maine Preservation Honor Award
Hartford Fire Station, 2019

Firehouse Station Design Award
Hartford Fire Station, Silver Award, 2019

American School & University Portfolio
UMaine Cooperative Extension Diagnostic & Research Laboratory, 2019

F.I.E.R.O. Station Design Symposium
Hartford Fire Station, Gold Award, 2019

1st Place, Bramhall Square Ideas Competition
WBRC Architects Engineers, 2018

MEREDA Top 10 Notable Project
Aura, 2018

AIA NE Emerging Professionals Friendly Firm
WBRC Architects Engineers, 2019
Awarded by AIA New England

MEREDA Top 10 Notable Project
Sebasticook River Senior Apartments, 2017

Aurora Gold Award
R.E. Crawford Headquarters, 2017



Sustainable For ME Awards

Cross Insurance Arena, Honor Award, 2015
Ocean Avenue Elementary School, Merit Award, 2015

Maine Preservation Honor Award

Eastport Post Office, 2015

AIA Maine Merit Award

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, 2014

R&D Lab of the Year, Honorable Mention 

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, 2014

CSI Maine President’s Award
WBRC Architects Engineers, 2014

Business of the Year

WBRC Architects Engineers, 2013
Awarded by Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce

Outstanding Design, Learning By Design Award
Hampden Academy, 2013

CSI Excellence in Project Delivery
Cross Insurance Center Team, 2013

Learning by Design Honorable Mention 
Ocean Avenue Elementary School, 2012

Maine Preservation Honor Award
Coburn Hall, University of Maine, 2011

NH AIA Integrated Design/Delivery Award
Hannaford Supermarket, 2010


Where Our Clients Take Us

While most of our work is focused in Maine, Florida, and New England, some clients need us to manage projects across the U.S. and Canada. We have team members licensed in over half the U.S. and are ready to go “where our clients take us.” This map shows the states and provinces where WBRC has served clients.

Portland, Maine Office