New Urgent Care Clinic Addition, John J. Pershing VA Medical Center

COMING SOON!

Poplar Bluff, MO

THREE RIVERS COLLEGE Libla Family Sports Complex

Poplar Bluff, MO

Three Rivers College Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center

POPLAR BLUFF, MO

Ozark Federal Credit Union

Coming Soon!

DEXTER, MO

Poplar Bluff Early Childhood Center

Coming Soon!

POPLAR BLUFF, MO

DILLE TRAXEL Architecture:  creating healthy, secure and sustainable solutions for community enhancement throughout the Heartland.

DILLE TRAXEL Architecture Firm is a full-service architectural firm serving clients from a broad region from St. Louis to Memphis. We take pride in the accomplishments of our growing team.

We listen, we collaborate, and we are passionate about our work. Over the years our firm has developed an inviting relationship-based approach with our clients that is representative of our rural Missouri upbringing.

DILLE TRAXEL was founded in 2003 with the goal to provide quality architectural and planning services to southeast Missouri, northeast Arkansas, southern Illinois, western Kentucky, western Tennessee and Kansas.

We have grown to become the region’s leading architecture firm in a variety of project types such as education, financial, municipal, commercial, industrial, medical, retail and religious.

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What We Do

We take pride in the accomplishments of our growing team. Exceptional design, modern technology, and cost-effective construction methods are the basis of our work. We have a proven track record of building successful relationships and communities which is essential to creating a quality and long-lived finished product.

what others are saying

Dille Traxel Architecture has worked with us on over $20 million dollars of projects.  They have worked with the college to develop and keep updated a comprehensive master plan for the campus and every step of the way we have been able to depend on them to be the highest quality partner imaginable.  Dille Traxel is the firm for us to ensure a successful project!

Dr. Wesley Payne, President, Three Rivers College

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Great spaces inspire us to do great things. Our professional approach to creating a team of expert architects facilitates the production of a finished product for which we can all be proud. This team consists of several engineering firms and other consultants with numerous years of field experience. DILLE TRAXEL Architecture Firm focuses on a broad array of projects such as collegiate / higher education master planning and renovations; K-12 master planning and renovations; healthcare and institutional; civic and industrial; municipal, emergency response and correctional facilities; financial, corporate and retail; and churches and residential (both single and multi-family housing).

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DILLE TRAXEL Architecture - Office Manager position

DILLE TRAXEL Architecture - Office Manager position

DILLE TRAXEL Architecture is hiring for a full-time Office Manager position for our Poplar Bluff office. Please send all inquiries and resumes to whitehead@dilletraxel.com.

Kristen Uhrhan appointed as Project Architect

Kristen Uhrhan appointed as Project Architect

DILLE TRAXEL ARCHITECTURE announces the appointment of Kristen Uhrhan as Project Architect. She will be involved in all aspects of the architectural field with management from start to finish. Kristen brings 22 years of experience to the firm in the areas of new construction, renovation, interior design, and master planning. Her background includes work for the State of Missouri as well as in the areas of education, municipal, and healthcare. She will be based out of the Cape Girardeau office at Lorimont Place on Mount Auburn Road.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The addition of the new Urgent Care Clinic at the John J. Pershing U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Missouri is currently underway. It will offer the ability to serve more veterans by providing approximately 8,500 square feet to include additional exam rooms, a decontamination area, a procedure room, women’s exam rooms and other medical areas. The facility is expected to be completed in 2020.

Expansions Starting for Oak Ridge R-VI School District

Expansions Starting for Oak Ridge R-VI School District

Expansions are in progress for the Oak Ridge R-VI School District in Oak Ridge, Missouri. We are excited to partner with the school district to provide architectural and planning services for their Elementary classroom expansion and Vo-Ag expansion. Additionally, a new entry will be configured to allow for safety and security for the students and staff.

The Libla Family Sports Complex Ribbon Cutting

The Libla Family Sports Complex Ribbon Cutting

The Ribbon Cutting for the new Libla Family Sports Complex was held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 on the campus of Three Rivers College http://trcc.edu in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.

Ozark Federal Credit Union

Ozark Federal Credit Union

Coming soon is the new facility for Ozark Federal Credit Union in Dexter, Missouri. It will house approximately 2,880 square feet to fulfill the banking needs of their customers. We are happy to be a part of this project and pleased to have the opportunity work with great partners!

We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

We are hiring professional, experienced, qualified individuals for project management positions in our Cape Girardeau and Poplar Bluff offices. Please see the job posting below for additional details. We look forward to meeting you!

A new facility for Maynard Elementary School

A new facility for Maynard Elementary School

A new facility for Maynard Elementary in Maynard, Arkansas was recently completed.  It houses approximately 16,000 square feet that includes six classrooms, a fine arts room, computer lab, library, multipurpose space and administration. This project was the second component of a two-phase plan that started with the new Maynard High School building.  It was completed first in 2016, then followed by the Elementary school.  Both buildings kept a similar architectural style and features to compliment the Maynard School District campus.

Groundbreaking Held for Hayti Municipal Facility

Groundbreaking Held for Hayti Municipal Facility

The groundbreaking for the new Hayti Municipal facility was held July 2, 2018 on the future site located at 300 East Broadway in Hayti, Missouri within the downtown square area. Many elected officials, city staff, residents and those interested were on site for the ceremonial event. Mayor Lisa Green acknowledged City Clerk Karla Law, Members of the City Council, the team at USDA Rural Development and many others that aided in the process of acquiring the funding of the new Municipal Facility.

Shawn Huffman joins the Team

Shawn Huffman joins the Team

Shawn Huffman joins the team as Project Manager with DILLE TRAXEL ARCHITECTURE. He is responsible for project coordination of all types.  Shawn has a solid background in construction, architectural design and drafting, computer renderings and 3D animation.

DILLE TRAXEL Architecture Celebrates 15 years Serving the Region

DILLE TRAXEL Architecture Celebrates 15 years Serving the Region

Marking their 15th year of business, DILLE TRAXEL Architecture’s goal has always been to provide quality, full service, professional architectural services to their clients.

Cape Girardeau Fire Station No. 4

Cape Girardeau Fire Station No. 4

DILLE TRAXEL Architecture is pleased to have been part of the Design-build team for the Cape Girardeau Fire Station No. 4, located in the Laurel Grove neighborhood on Lexington Avenue in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

Groundbreaking for Kidd's Convenience Store

Groundbreaking for Kidd's Convenience Store

The groundbreaking for Kidd’s Convenience Store in Cape Girardeau, Missouri was held today at the construction site of the new store.  Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce, City of Cape Girardeau, Old Town Cape, business leaders and members of the community gathered on site to celebrate the ceremonial groundbreaking event with the Kidd’s family. 

Continuing construction on First Missouri State Bank

Continuing construction on First Missouri State Bank

Construction is progressing on the First Missouri State Bank in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. The steel structure has been erected on the new facility’s site, which is adjacent to Highway 67. When complete, the new 17,000 square foot facility will accommodate all features of a full service banking experience.

Southern Bank Renovation

Southern Bank Renovation

The Southern Bank facility, located in Van Buren, Missouri, recently underwent a complete interior and exterior renovation. The branch commemorated the re-opening of the newly remodeled branch with a ceremony and refreshments which included members of the community and staff.

Hayti Municipal Facility Coming Soon!

Hayti Municipal Facility Coming Soon!

We are excited to be part of the team for the new municipal facility for the City of Hayti, Missouri that is to be located in the downtown area. DILLE TRAXEL Architecture completed design work that facilitates an efficient and fully operational configuration that will house approximately 12,000 square feet.

Redesign of Kidd's Gas Station and Convenience Store

Redesign of Kidd's Gas Station and Convenience Store

We are excited to be a part of the major renovations for the Kidd’s gas station and convenience store on Broadway in Cape Girardeau, MO.

Bank of Grandin Grand Opening

Bank of Grandin Grand Opening

A ribbon cutting event was held for the Bank of Grandin Grand Opening on Wednesday, August 2, 2017.  Members of the community, staff and business leaders were in attendance to commemorate the opening of the new facility in Harveill, Missouri. 

Marquee Restoration for Historic Rodgers Theatre

Marquee Restoration for Historic Rodgers Theatre

In an effort to retain the historical significance of the Historic Rodgers Theatre, dedicated citizens of the Poplar Bluff community are working to restore the marquee.  Boasting its early mid-century modern architecture and illuminated neon marquee, the Rodgers Theatre was built in 1914 by I. W. Rodgers on the corner of Pine and Broadway in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.

Meet DILLE TRAXEL Architecture’s Intern

Meet DILLE TRAXEL Architecture’s Intern

DILLE TRAXEL ARCHITECTURE announces the appointment of Coulton Becker as Architectural Intern for the summer of 2017.  His goal is to gain general office experience and a practical understanding of the field of architecture.

Progress for Cape Girardeau Fire Station No. 4

Progress for Cape Girardeau Fire Station No. 4

Fire Station No. 4 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri is quickly progressing. The Penzel/Dille Traxel design-build team is anticipating completion late fall 2017. We are thrilled to be a part of this project for the City of Cape Girardeau and its residents.

Oak Grove Elementary

Oak Grove Elementary

A new main entry was added for the Poplar Bluff Oak Grove Elementary School.  Additions and renovations were made to the existing facility.

Progress for Maynard Elementary School

Progress for Maynard Elementary School

Progress continues for Maynard School District in Maynard, Arkansas as crews begin to pour footings for the new Maynard Elementary School.  Along with Delk Construction, DILLE TRAXEL Architecture is pleased to once again work with Superintendent Pat Rawlings to facilitate another successful project for the Maynard School District.

First Missouri State Bank

First Missouri State Bank

We are proud to announce the design of the first LEED building in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. DILLE TRAXEL Architecture is collaborating with Hastings Architecture to complete a new facility for First Missouri State Bank.  The facility will be two stories and boasting 17,000 square feet clad in a thin limestone veneer. 

Ribbon Cutting for the Poplar Bluff High School

Ribbon Cutting for the Poplar Bluff High School

The Ribbon Cutting for the Poplar Bluff High School was held on Thursday, October 13, 2016 in the new Commons area.  Retired Supt. Chris Hon addressed the crowd of community leaders, faculty, staff and students.

City of Cape Girardeau New Fire Station 4

City of Cape Girardeau New Fire Station 4

The groundbreaking for the city of Cape Girardeau’s New Fire Station 4 was held on September 7, 2016 at its new location on Lexington Avenue. Dille Traxel Architecture is a member of the design-build team with Penzel Construction Company and FGM Architects.

Libla Family Sports Complex Project: Before & After

Libla Family Sports Complex Project: Before & After

After the groundbreaking ceremony that was held in early April, 2016, crews began moving dirt for construction. To give you an idea as to the amount of dirt that was moved, we calculated that enough dirt was moved to fill over 27 Olympic-sized swimming pools!!!

Our Clients

Three Rivers College

Sterling Bank

Board of Municipal Utilities

Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center

Poplar Bluff R-1 School District

Gamma HealthCare Incorporated

Poplar Bluff Municipal Library

Scott City R-1 Schools

Sikeston Department of Public safety

Westwood Baptist Church

Westwood Hills Country Club

Bank of Grandin

Kidd's Convenience Store

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

City of Perryville

Farm Credit

City of Cape Girardeau

East Prairie R-2 School District

City of Charleston, Missouri

First Missouri State Bank

SCMCAA-South Central Missouri Community Action Agency

Greenville R-2 School District

First State Community Bank

Delta Area Economic Opportunity Corporation

Oak Ridge R-6 School District

Ozark Federal Credit Union

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