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AECOM acquires Hunt Construction Group

AECOM headquarters in Los Angeles

AECOM, a global leader in infrastructure, announced that it has acquired Hunt Construction Group. The acquisition of Hunt will make AECOM a top U.S. builder, in particular in sports venues, airports and healthcare facilities, and add more than $1 billion in revenue. Through the acquisition, AECOM has the ability to serve clients as a fully integrated… Read More →

Hunt Construction Group announces change in leadership

Fratianni, WEB

Hunt Construction Group’s Chairman Robert G. Hunt announced Monday that Michael Fratianni has assumed the role of President and Chief Executive Officer for Hunt Construction Group, Inc.  Fratianni is a 28-year veteran of Hunt having worked his way through the ranks of the organization. In his new position, Fratianni will focus on strategy and vision,… 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 →

The Residences at CityScape Rising Amid the Downtown Phoenix Skyline


  RED Development is bringing the final phase of CityScape into focus as it begins construction on 224 residential apartments atop the newly opened Hotel Palomar — The Residences at CityScape. The project marks completion of the $500M mixed-use destination after seven years of development. Earlier this year, RED began construction on the 14-story apartment… Read More →

Hunt Construction 1 of 2 Finalists to Build Minnesota Vikings New Stadium

by in Business News | Construction

  Hunt Construction, the Phoenix-based general contractor that built University of Phoenix Stadium for the NFL Arizona Cardinals, is among two finalists the build the Minnesota Vikings’ new stadium. Mortenson Construction of Minneapolis, the company that built new stadiums for the Minnesota Twins and the University of Minnesota football team, also built the Arizona Diamondbacks’… Read More →

Hunt Construction Group 1 of 3 GCs to Submit Bids on New Vikings Stadium

by in Business News | Construction

  Three construction firms – including Hunt Construction Group of Phoenix – submitted bids to build the new Minnesota Vikings stadium, according to the agency overseeing bidding. Hunt, Mortenson Construction of Minneapolis and Skanska AB’s New York office are in the running to build the $975M stadium in downtown Minneapolis. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority… Read More →

McCarthy's Water Services Team Constructing Water And Wastewater Facilities

Water Services

The Tempe-based Southwest Region of McCarthy Building Companies Inc., Water Services Team, recently began construction on the $7.1M design/build water and wastewater facilities for the Twin Arrows Resort & Casino east of Flagstaff. The Twin Arrows Casino is currently under construction and is being developed by the Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise Board. Hunt Construction is general contractor.… Read More →

Hospitality And Casino Construction Increase On Tribal Lands

Hospitality And Casino Construction Increase On Tribal Lands - Gila River Indian Community

The Gila River Indian Community is building two new hotels that total more than 200 rooms, a new, 70,000 SF casino, and a conference center. The Navajo Nation is building its first Arizona casino near Flagstaff. “(Construction in Indian country) is actually one of the market sectors that is really thriving,” says Rogers Owers, an… Read More →

Construction Project News March/April 2012

Construction Project News
by in Construction

March/April 2012 List of Construction Project News in Arizona, starting with Allred Company’s second phase of construction of Allred Park Place. NEW CLASS A OFFICE BUILDING TO RISE IN CHANDLER San Diego-based Douglas Allred Company plans for the second phase of Allred Park Place with construction of a 92,109 SF, 2-story office building in Chandler.… Read More →

Arizona's Biggest, Best And Most Memorable Public And Commercial Buildings

Best Public, Commercial Buildings - AZRE Magazine September/October 2011
by in Architecture

Steel, Glass and Marvelous: A look at the biggest, best and most recognizable public and commercial buildings in Arizona OK, so we don’t have the skylines of L.A., New York or Chicago. But for a state barely celebrating its first centennial, Arizona — Metro Phoenix in particular — is home to some fairly impressive commercial… Read More →

Populous, Hunt Construction Picked For New Cubs Facility

by in Construction

The City of Mesa and the Chicago Cubs announced today the top rankings and selected firms for the master planning, programming, design, and construction consultant services for the new Chicago Cubs spring training and western headquarters facility as well as the general contractor for the project pending successful negotiations and contract agreements with the both… Read More →

Best Mixed-Use Project 2011

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by in Events | Real Estate

CityScape Developer: RED Development Contractor: The Weitz Company Architect: Callison Architecture Broker: CB Richard Ellis Size: 1.12M SF Location: One E. Washington St., Phoenix Completed: April 2010 CityScape is Downtown Phoenix’s newest, urban mixed-use development. CityScape added needed (and desired) retail uses and jobs in the downtown core and linkages to development on adjacent blocks.… Read More →