The production office of Alvin Reinhard Fritz Architect Inc. is located in the coach house beside the historic Norland mansion estate, east of Lethbridge, Alberta. The coach house consists of an extensive specification and sample library, a large format print room, three design stations, ten computer drafting stations, a media station, five administrative stations, an art studio, a workshop, executive offices, model and graphic display, client waiting area, board room and staff recreational spaces.
The Norland Coach House was fully renovated in 1996 and again in 2009 with infrastructure for future upgrades in telecommunications, internet and networking. All correspondence is archived digitally with small and large format scanners. Continually upgraded, state-of-the-art computer hardware and software facilitates cutting edge 2D and 3D drawing production. The office is equipped with imaging software including Adobe products.
Scale models are built in-house using proprietary tools and advanced technology. Hundreds of models have been created in a variety of scales for visualization and marketing needs.