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Norio Tsuchiya promoted at HKS Phoenix

Norio Tsuchiya
by in Architecture | AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Norio Tsuchiya, AIA, LEED AP, has been promoted to director of design for the HKS Phoenix office. Recently relocated from HKS’ Dallas office, Tsuchiya has designed a variety of building types, including healthcare, higher education and commercial facilities for 15 years. His expertise and design acumen will develop and guide the design process for the Phoenix… Read More →

Sidney Smith promoted at HKS

Sidney Smith, Courtesy of HKS
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Sidney Smith, AIA, NCARB has been promoted to associate principal and senior vice president for HKS. He will assume the role of team manager for the Phoenix office, overseeing staffing and workload. Smith will continue as project manager/senior construction contract administrator for his projects, including Phoenix Children’s Hospital and the 45 Lansing residential luxury high-rise in… Read More →

RED Awards 2015: Best Healthcare Project

2015 RED Award logo
by in AZRE Magazine | Blogs | Events

On Feb. 26, AZRE hosted the 10th annual RED Awards reception at the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa in Phoenix to recognize the most notable commercial real estate projects of 2014 and the construction teams involved. RED Award trophies were handed out in 10 project categories, to six brokerage teams and safety, subcontractor, architect, general… Read More →

AZRE announces 2015 RED Awards finalists


Every February for the last 10 years, AZRE magazine has shone a spotlight on the commercial real estate industry through its annual Real Estate Development (RED) Awards. This year, a record number of projects and brokerage teams were nominated for a chance to be recognized at this year’s RED Awards. For tickets to this year’s… Read More →

Kitchell returns to Phoenix Children’s Hospital for build-out

Blake Marvin/HKS

Kitchell has been engaged to improve shell space it built three years ago at Phoenix Children’s Hospital as part of the $356 million tower project. The $10 million build-out comprises design and construction of a 45,000-square-foot, 48-bed medical/surgical unit in existing shell space on the ninth floor of the main tower at 1919 E. Thomas… Read More →

Salt River Fields At Talking Stick Receives Honor From Architectural Record Magazine


  Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, winner of a 2012 RED Award, has been named the winner of the 2013 Good Design is Good Business competition from Architectural Record magazine. The award recognizes outstanding design accomplishment but adds recognition for the impact of how the project improves business performance, revenue and achievements. Salt River Fields… Read More →

Banner MD Anderson expanding

by in Featured | Healthcare

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center on the Banner Gateway campus will break ground in January 2013 on an expansion of its outpatient cancer facility, offering a new service and additional equipment and treatment areas to meet the needs of its rapidly growing patient population. The 111,000-square-foot expansion will take place to the south of the… Read More →

110,000 SF Expansion To Break Ground at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center


Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in Gilbert will break ground in January 2013 on a 110,000 SF expansion of its outpatient cancer facility. Project architect will be HKS, Inc. and the general contractor is DPR Construction. The expansion will take place south of the existing 130,000 SF building and will include: >>  Three linear accelerators… Read More →