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THOMAS L. DOWNS, III

DESIGNER / PROJECT MANAGER

 

experience

Mr. Downs provides CADD services, with over 20 years of experience in the building industry. He has worked since 1997 on a full range of building types and sizes.

As part of the Cox Architecture design team, Thomas assists Project Architects in field documentation, construction detailing, ADA issues, and integration of the building systems with overall design intent. He has completed training and is well versed in Architectural Desktop, and maintains the office computers and network.

notable projects

Gene Snyder U.S. Courthouse - Louisville, KY
Multiple projects including exterior cleaning and repair, chiller replacement, and tenant fitment on several floors

Romano Mazzoli Federal Building - Louisville, KY Multiple tenant fitment projects, including exterior cleaning and repair, lighting renovation, and chiller replacement

William H. Natcher Federal Building & Bowling Green U.S. Courthouse - Bowling Green, KY Multiple projects including guard station, courtroom, and elevator renovations

Kentucky Gateway Museum Center - Maysville, KY Renovation of existing Museum, and addition of new exhibit space

Design/Build Projects
Design/build projects with multiple general contractors. Renovation of historic building for use as mail facility; Frank M. Johnson Federal Building campus in Montgomery, AL

Secure Work Environments, FBI - Quantico, VA
Design/build project with Hammer LGC; Interior office fitment; Federal Bureau of Investigation Field Office - Dothan, AL

Security Projects
Prospectus-level GSA security upgrades to federal courthouses

Magistrate Courtroom - Hugo L. Black USCH - Birmingham, AL Design/build projects with Hitt Contracting; new courtroom, Judges’ chambers and support areas in federal courts building

 

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Education

Louisville Technical Institute Associates of Applied Science in Computer Aided Drafting Design

work history

2003 to Present
CADD Technician
Cox Architecture (formerly CoxAllen and Associates Architects, Inc.)
Louisville, Kentucky

1997 to 2003 CADD Technician
Potter & Cox Architects, Inc.
Louisville, Kentucky