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New to Market: November, December 2013

Sierra Vista Hospital

1  |  Sierra Vista Regional Health Center Replacement Hospital Developer: Regional Care Hospital Partners General Contractor: JE Dunn Construction Architect: Gould Turner Group Architects Location: State Route 90 and Colonia De Salud, Sierra Vista Size: 175,000 SF JE Dunn was recently awarded the $55M Sierra Vista Regional Health Center Replacement Hospital project. The 175,000 SF,… Read More →

CPI Leases Location for 94,500 SF Scale Racing Sports


Commercial Properties Incorporated (CPI) recently announced the lease of a 94,500 SF, former Big K-Mart location at the Greenway Shopping Center in northwest Phoenix. Josh Gosnell and Trent Rustan of CPI’s Retail Team represented the tenant, Scale Racing Sports, LLC, in the lease of 3401 W. Greenway Rd. in Phoenix, on the corner of 35th… Read More →

New to Market: September/October 2013

El Mirage Police Department

Public 1. Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport West Terminal Expansion Developer: Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority General Contractor: D.L. Withers Construction Architect: DWL Architects + Planeers Location: Mesa Size: 6,000 SF The $4.8M project included the design and construction of two additional gates and an outdoor courtyard space north of the existing terminal building. Additionally, there will be… Read More →

More Than $1B In Valley Economic Development Projects Announced In Banner 48-Hour Period

Marina Heights rendering courtesy of DAVIS.

  It could be the best 48 hours ever for Valley development and commercial real estate: three projects and more than $1B in economic impact. In the past 48 hours plans were revealed for three major investment and construction projects in Metro Phoenix, including today’s announcement of the $600M Marina Heights mixed-used development on Tempe… Read More →

TopGolf At Riverwalk Breaks Ground In Scottsdale


  Golf entertainment leader TopGolf officially broke ground on its first Arizona location at a special ceremony hosted recently at the Scottsdale construction site near Talking Stick Resort. Approximately 80 people attended the groundbreaking, including Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) President Diane Enos and Vice President Martin Harvier, in addition to various local business… Read More →

Historic Chandler Wedding, Event Venue To Re-Open As SoHo63

The Christensen family at SoHo63 in Downtown Chandler.

  A historic East Valley wedding and event venue will re-emerge in a few short weeks with a fresh look and a new name under new ownership. SoHo63, formerly the Inspirador, will host its first event in late August as a modern, multi-purpose venue for both weddings and corporate events. SoHo63, 63 E. Boston St.,… Read More →

Sundt Construction Completes John M. Roll U.S. Courthouse In Yuma


  Sundt Construction completed construction of the $25M John M. Roll U.S. Courthouse in downtown Yuma. The landmark federal courthouse construction project replaces an outdated facility and pays tribute to its namesake, Justice John M. Roll, a federal judge who was killed in the January 2011 attack on former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in Tucson. Sundt… Read More →

Howard S. Wright Accomplishes Major Milestone at WestWorld As 6 Massive Steel Roof Trusses are Erected


  Howard S. Wright, a Balfour Beatty company, successfully installed six, 280-foot steel double roof trusses at the North Hall addition of the Tony Nelsson Equestrian Center expansion project at WestWorld of Scottsdale. Howard S. Wright, a Balfour Beatty company – WestWorld from mountain city on Vimeo. Each truss weighs approximately 190,000 pounds. Completion of… Read More →

Center For Hope Opens Doors At Newly Completed Facility


  Community Bridges’ Center for Hope, which provides residential, outpatient, permanent housing and supportive services for women and their families regardless of their ability to pay, officially opened its newly remodeled, permanent supportive housing facility in Mesa. General contractor was Gauge Construction. Representatives from the City of Mesa, including Vice Mayor Alex Finter, police, fire… Read More →

PHX Sky Train Makes Its Long-Awatied Debut


  Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport celebrated a major milestone with the opening of the PHX Sky Train April 8. The Phoenix City Council and Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton took the first official ride after a ribbon-cutting event earlier in the morning. Passengers using the PHX Sky Train will find a seamless connection between Terminal… Read More →

New Cubs' Spring Training Facility Taking Shape In Mesa


  With spring training in the rearview mirror and the 2013 Major League Baseball season in full swing, work continues at a fever pitch at the Chicago Cubs Riverview Park facility in Mesa. The new facility, scheduled to be ready for the 2014 Cactus League season, is a collaborative effort by the City of Mesa… Read More →

Sundt to Upgrade and Expand Red Rock Correctional Center in Eloy


  Sundt Construction has been selected by Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) to serve as the general contractor on a project that will expand CCA’s Red Rock Correctional Center in Eloy to accommodate up to 1,000 additional prisoners. The Red Rock Correctional Center presently houses 1,600 inmates. Last year CCA was granted permission from the… Read More →

Arizona Opera's New, $5.2M Center Opens on Central Avenue


  Arizona Opera opened its new $5.2M, 28,000 SF Opera Center on Central Avenue in Phoenix. The building project, in partnership with the City of Phoenix, included two phases. Phase 1 houses an intimate black box performance venue, rehearsal space, and orchestra loft and patron viewing gallery. General contractor was Brignall Construction; architect was Motley… Read More →

New Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Station Opens in Bullhead City


  The Mohave County Airport Authority in conjunction with the Laughlin Bullhead International Airport officially opened the new Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Station. The Darryl E. Thompson Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Station at Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport is a new, state-of-the-art fire station serving the airport. Its location, at the center point of the… Read More →

Kitchell Completes Early Childhood Development Center for Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation


  Kitchell recently completed the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation’s H’man ‘Shawa Early Childhood Development Center in Northeastern Maricopa County, about 35 miles northeast of Phoenix. The 15,500 SF building accommodates infants, preschool, pre-k and kindergarten children with nine classrooms. H’man ‘Shawa, translated from Yavapai, means ‘the little children.’ Integrated into the daily curriculum for all… Read More →

Iconic Design Studio: Mission Accomplished for Rally Point Alpha

Rally Point Alpha retail area.

  Commercial interior design often becomes routine, with little opportunity to employ really creative design concepts. The usual restrictive budget and the typical use of commercial office space leave the designer to select the finishes, provide the furniture layout for the space and find a suitable conference table to reflect the character of the business.… Read More →

New To Market: January/February 2013 AZRE magazine

Retail: The Yard

  New to Market for January/February 2013 AZRE magazine: Multi-Family >> San Capella Developer: Mark-Taylor General Contractor: Mark-Taylor Architect: Mark-Taylor Location: Hardy Dr. and Elliot Rd., Tempe Size: 384 units The $50M community is an example of “The Next Generation of Mark-Taylor,” a phrase the company uses to describe the evolution of apartment communities over… Read More →

Public: Arizona Stadium – North End Zone Expansion

arizona stadium - north end zone - AZRE Magazine May/June 2012
July 30, 2012 by in AZRE Magazine | New to Market | Public

Arizona Stadium – North End Zone Expansion Developer/Owner: University of Arizona General Contractor: Mortenson Construction Architect: Heery International Location: 640 N. Vine Ave., Tucson Size: 189,000 SF The $56M project includes construction of the new north end zone facility at Arizona Stadium, which will provide upgraded premium seating and fan amenities. The work will also… Read More →

Public: Phoenix Zoo Neely Education and Event Center

Phoenix Zoo Neely Education and Event Center - AZRE Magazine November/December 2011
January 5, 2012 by in Public

Phoenix Zoo Neely Education and Event Center Developer: N/A General contractor: D.L. Withers Construction Architect: WDM Architects Location: 455 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix Size: 13,435 SF The new lake overlook facility will sit on a hill adjacent to the zoo’s main lake. It will provide entertainment and event capabilities. It will include a unique opportunity… Read More →

Public: Naco Border Patrol Station

Naco Border Patrol Station, AZRE May/June 2011
May 1, 2011 by in Public

NACO BORDER PATROL STATION Developer: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers General contractor: Summit Builders Architect: JACOBS (Carter-Burgess), San Antonio Location: 2136 S. Naco Highway, Bisbee Size: 80,000 SF The $32.1M project consists of a new administration building, a main station building, support buildings, helicopter pad and dog kennels. The facility will be constructed to Anti-Terrorist… Read More →

Public: John M. Roll U.S. Courthouse

John M. Roll U.S. Courthouse, AZRE May/June 2011
May 1, 2011 by in Public

JOHN M. ROLL U.S. COURTHOUSE Developer: General Services Administration General contractor: Sundt Construction Architect: Ehrlich Architects Location: Yuma Size: 57,000 SF The $25M courthouse will sit on a 2.3-acre lot with secure detention areas, administrative offices and courtroom spaces. Among the sustainable features are photovoltaic panels and a living wall. The courthouse is named after… Read More →

Public: Native American Cultural Center

Native American Cultural Center, AZRE March/April 2011
March 1, 2011 by in Public

NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURAL CENTER Developer: Northern Arizona University Design Builder: Brignall Construction Architect: Studio Ma Size: 12,000 SF Location: Knoles/McCrearey Dr., Flagstaff The $4.85M Native American cultural center will be housed at NAU’s North Campus. It will include large gathering rooms, student meeting rooms, director and graduate offices, student lounge areas and conference rooms. Subcontractors include Midstate Mechanical, JF Ellis,… Read More →

Public: Tucson FBI Building

Tucson FBI Building, AZRE March/April 2011
March 1, 2011 by in Public

TUCSON FBI BUILDING Developer: Quality Group of Companies Contractor: Sundt Construction Architect: Ellerbe Beckett, an AECOM company Size: 84,353 SF Location: 275 N. Commerce Park Loop, Tucson Tucson broke ground on its new FBI building the same day Phoenix broke ground on its new FBI headquarters. The General Services Administration signed a 20-year lease for the field office, which… Read More →

Public: The Salvation Army Phoenix Kroc Center

Salvation Army Phoenix Kroc Center, AZRE March/April 2011
March 1, 2011 by in Public

THE SALVATION ARMY PHOENIX KROC CENTER Developer: The Salvation Army Contractor: Sigma Contracting, project manager; Haydon Building Corp., contractor Architect: Barber Rinker Seacat (Denver) in conjunction with Dick Fritsche Design Group (Phoenix) Size: 140,000 SF Location: SWC 14th St. and Broadway Rd., Phoenix The $44M community center includes a library, full-service fitness center, 350-seat chapel/performing arts center, wellness center and… Read More →