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ASU law school to break ground next week

ASU's Arizona Center for Law and Society

The official groundbreaking for Arizona State University’s new $129 million law school building in downtown Phoenix, the Arizona Center for Law and Society, is set for Nov. 13. The ceremony will take place at the northwest corner of Taylor and First streets starting at 8 a.m. Attending the ceremony will be ASU President Michael M.… Read More →

UofA breaks ground on 245KSF Biosciences Partnership Building

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With a shovel of dirt, construction began Thursday on the 10-story Biosciences Partnership Building; the latest development in downtown Phoenix.   University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart and Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton tilled the soil ceremoniously marking the beginning of the 2-year design and construction for the 245,000-square foot research building on the Phoenix… Read More →

Scheduling Institute to move into former warehouse restaurant space

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LGE Design Build has begun work on a large tenant improvement project in the downtown warehouse district for the Scheduling Institute, a medical and dental practice training company based in Alpharetta, Ga.  The renovated facility at 245 E. Jackson St., occupying the former Jackson’s on 3rd restaurant, will serve as a West Coast U.S. headquarters… Read More →

Sundt Construction completes Coyote Center in Chandler

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Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) recently completed the $28.6 million Coyote Center at Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Pecos Campus in Chandler, Arizona. In celebration of the multi-purpose facility’s grand opening, city officials came together for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 24 to announce the achievement. Serving as a gathering place for the community and a gateway to… Read More →

Great Hearts Academies completes 5 charter schools

Great Hearts

Great Hearts Academies and Nations|Wright announced today the recent completion of construction on five Valley charter schools.  The two newest Great Hearts campuses, Cicero and Arete, as well as an expanded Maryvale Preparatory Academy campus all opened on or before Aug. 11 for the 2014-2015 school year. Nations Wright, serving as Owner’s Representative for Great Hearts, managed… Read More →

McCarthy awarded Verrado Heritage K-8 school project

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McCarthy Building Companies was recently awarded a preconstruction services contract by the Litchfield Elementary School District (LESD) for the estimated $12 million Verrado Heritage Elementary School, located just west of Verrado Way and north of Thomas Road in Buckeye, Ariz. McCarthy will begin work on the new 80,500-square-foot K-8 school in August. The school will include… Read More →

University of Arizona, Phoenix announce new downtown project

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The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix and the City of Phoenix announced Thursday plans to construct a 10-story, 245,000-square-foot research building, pending approval from the Arizona Board of Regents in June. The Regents are scheduled to vote on June 6 on the Biosciences Partnership Building, which would be built immediately north of… Read More →

Renovations to begin at Paradise Valley High School

Courtesy of ADM Group and McCarthy Building Companies.

McCarthy Building Companies was recently awarded a $12.2 million contract for a major renovation project at Paradise Valley High School, located at 3950 E. Bell Road in Phoenix. The project includes phased demolition of three buildings and the installation of four classroom pods to house the studentsduring construction. Two new multi-story classroom buildings will be… Read More →

ASU PowerParasol structures completed

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At a time when market forces are shifting and reports of unrest and uncertainty in the solar industry are raging in Arizona, a local start up company has partnered with Arizona’s largest utility, APS, to deliver a project for the state’s most prominent and voracious consumer of solar energy, Arizona State University. But this time,… Read More →

Sequoia Pathfinder Academy

Sequoia Pathfinder Academy
April 10, 2014 by in AZRE Magazine | Education | New to Market

Edkey, Inc., the parent company of 16 Sequoia Charter Schools, has completed construction plans for the new $6.8M kindergarten through 6th grade Sequoia Pathfinder Academy at Eastmark, located on Eastmark Parkway north of Ray Road in Mesa. The new tuition-free elementary school, which will serve 400 students, is scheduled to open in August for the… Read More →

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine campus extension

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM) broke ground Jan. 8 on a new 47KSF mixed-use building. The $9.5M campus expansion supports the college’s record enrollment numbers, growing patient volume in the medical center and plans to add new degree programs and community classes to match the growing interest in naturopathic medicine. The campus expansion will… Read More →