Cuningham is a 52-year-old design firm that is constantly seeking to redefine its purpose and understand its relevance in today's world. Cuningham's recently developed Mission Vision Values exemplify where they are heading as a firm. According to their Mission Statment, "Together, we create enduring experiences for a healthy world." Their Vision is to dream big, be daring, and create change. Cuningham's values are celebrating curiosity, designing the future, restoring the earth, taking care of each other, and having fun.
- 60% below Energy Use Intensity benchmark for average of all new designed projects in 2022
- 25% of building floorspace to be Net Zero Energy/Ready by 2025
- 50% of building floorspace to be Net Zero Energy/Ready by 2030
Cuningham offers design expertise in several sectors including healthcare, education, multifamily and senior living, workplace, hospitality, and resort/theme parks. Cuningham has six U.S. office locations and frequently works in other countries, such as South Korea, China, Qatar, and Spain. Their diverse teams include integrated urban planning, landscape architecture, and interior design. Their robust performance modeling capabilities are applied to every project and cover energy, daylighting, operational and embodied carbon, moisture/thermal flow through envelopes, and others. Recently, Cuningham has begun offering carbon footprint calculation and analysis, leading to the deployment of Climate Action Plans for their clients.