LARRY R. TARTER , AIA
As CEO of Pinnacle DB, Inc., a design and construction firm, Larry Tarter is a licensed architect, and licensed builder. He has practiced exclusively in California and principally in the SF Bay Area. As Board Member of SolarPath, Inc., he is developing energy absorption curtain wall systems to reduce traditional energy usage in low and high rise buildings.
By combining design/engineering and construction, Pinnacle DB provides its clients with single source project delivery, efficient scheduling and cost prediction/management. Classically, its’ practitioners were know as master builders.
ARCHITECTS LICENSE – C11828
CONTRACTORS LICENSE – 711860
AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS – SF Chapter, 30117334
NATIONAL COUNCIL OF ARCHITECTURAL REGISTRATION BOARDS – WASHINGTON DC
BOARD MEMBER/DIRECTOR OF SolarPath, inc.. Palo Alto, CA
Directing team in design/construction of multiple prototypes of patented window and wall panel systems with Dr. Narinder Kapany (father of fiber-optic cable) for low and high-rise construction. Systems currently tested reduce traditional residential energy consumption by 90%, and commercial consumption by 30%.
PARTIAL PROJECT SUMMARY
1145 MARKET STREET, SF, CA
Commercial Office High Rise, 13 Story, 19M Const Cost, Steel Frame/Curtail Wall/Precast Skin
THE PENINSULA REGENT, San Mateo, CA
Residential High Rise, 15 Story, 31M Const Cost, Concrete Post-Tensioned EIFS Skin
THE CARLISLE, SF, CA
Residential High Rise, 16 Story, 22M Const Cost, Concrete Post-Tensioned EIFS Skin
THE STRATFORD, San Mateo, CA
Residential High Rise, 11 Story, 20M Const Cost, Concrete Post-Tensioned EIFS Skin
CITY CENTER PLAZA, Redwood City, Ca
Commercial Retail / Residential Housing, 16M Const Cost, Concrete Podium/4 story Wood Frame
BRANDEIS HILLEL DAY SCHOOL, SF, CA
Co-Educational K-8th Grade School