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Burbank Water and Power
Photo by Jessica Hodgdon/L.A. Conservancy

Burbank Water and Power

An example of the Late Moderne style, the Burbank Water and Power headquarters recently became the first sustainable utility campus in California by combining the original industrial facilities with sustainable technologies.
Hansen Dam
Photo by Barry Mulling

Hansen Dam

At the time of its construction the dam was the largest of its type in the world, built by a workforce of nearly 1,000 and a stunning illustration of the functional and aesthetic power of good design.