McCarthy Building Companies Archives

Bo Calbert earns honor from Association for Career Technical Education of Arizona

Bo Calbert
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Robert “Bo” Calbert, president of McCarthy Building Companies’ Southwest division, was recently named to the Presidents’ Circle of Distinction by the Association for Career Technical Education of Arizona (ACTEAZ). “We are especially pleased to honor Bo Calbert for his contributions to Career and Technical Education (CTE). Under Bo’s leadership McCarthy has been a consistent partner… Read More →

McCarthy Building Companies promotes Abe Babcock

Abe Babcock
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Newsmakers

McCarthy Southwest, a division of McCarthy Building Companies Inc., recently promoted Abe Babcock to the role of project director. In this position, Babcock will focus on developing and leading the various internal and external teams on a solar construction project to ensure a successful, integrated approach throughout all phases of the project. Babcock previously served as… Read More →

McCarthy Building promotes Dhruv Patel

Dhruv Patel
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Dhruv Patel, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) director for solar installations at McCarthy Building Companies Inc., was recently promoted to vice president of EPC within the company’s growing Renewable Energy team. In this role, Patel will use his experience in the solar industry to oversee a diverse portfolio of solar and energy related projects across the… Read More →

McCarthy Building Companies promotes Justin Dent

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by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

McCarthy Building Companies Inc. recently promoted Justin Dent to Vice President of Operations for the Southwest division, where he will be overseeing commercial construction projects in both Arizona and New Mexico. Prior to this position, Dent served as project director at McCarthy for the past four years. He joined McCarthy in 1999 as a project engineer… Read More →

Construction begins at Madison Simis Elementary School

Madison

McCarthy Building Companies and Madison School District #38 are celebrating the start of construction of the new $16 million, 72,000-square-foot Madison Simis Elementary School and administrative building in north central Phoenix. Elected officials including Councilman Sal DiCiccio, Representative Dr. Eric Meyer, Representative Ken Clark and Representative Kate Brophy McGee will join school officials, teachers, parents,… Read More →

McCarthy Building Companies hires Nayan Bhakta

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by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

McCarthy Building Companies Inc recently hired Nayan Bhakta as a preconstruction manager for the Southwest division. His primary focus will be on solar projects. In this position, Bhakta will play a key role, providing nearly a decade of experience working on utility-scale solar projects ranging from $5 million to $600 million. He will work closely with… Read More →

McCarthy Building Companies project earns designation

YUMA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction | Featured

The Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health – (ADOSH) Consultation Department has presented the McCarthy Building Companies project, Yuma Regional Medical Center, as a “STAR Site” through the Construction Voluntary Protection Program “C-VPP.” Companies and jobsites that are awarded the STAR designation demonstrate exemplary and comprehensive safety and health management systems. On Tuesday, June… Read More →

McCarthy’s Bo Calbert named Executive of the Year

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by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Robert “Bo” Calbert, president of McCarthy Building Companies’ Southwest Region, was recently named Executive of the Year by the Construction Financial Management Association’s (CFMA) Valley of the Sun Chapter, which is the largest chapter in the nation. Calbert wasselected out of four finalists for his leadership skills, business growth, innovation, staff development and community involvement.… Read More →

Chandler Airport Water Reclamation Facility wins AWA award

CDP Commercial, LLC; Provided by McCarthy Building Cos.

The Chandler Airport Water Reclamation Facility expansion project, led by McCarthy Building Companies, was recently named the 2015 Water Reuse Project of the Year by the Arizona Water Association. The $105 million dollar expansion project, located at 905 E. Queen Creek Road in Chandler, Ariz., underwent a 7 million gallons per day (MGD) expansion that allows the… Read More →

Sky Harbor conducts 440KSF flooring project

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Phoenix Sky Harbor Terminal 4 Terrazzo Project Developer: City of Phoenix General Contractor: McCarthy Building Companies Architect: Richard-Bauer Location:  3400 E. Sky Harbor Blvd., Phoenix Size:  440KSF Value: $15.4 M Start/Completion: Contract State Date 9/1/2015 – Contract Complete Date 10/2019 Project Description: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is replacing approximately 440,000 square feet of flooring… Read More →

Justice for All: Construction in Indian Country

SRPMIC Justice Center, Courtesy of Gould Evans

There are 22 casinos in Arizona. One planned casino currently under construction on the Tohono O’odham Nation will cost $600M, bring in $100M in economic impact during the construction process and about $300M once it’s fully functional, according to reports by Indian Country Today. Income from tribal businesses, including casinos, is the only non-federal funding… Read More →

Support Sky Harbor Coalition adds to board of directors

Justin Kelton, executive vice president of McCarthy Building Companies Inc. (www.mccarthy.com), was recently named to the board of directors for the Support Sky Harbor Coalition, a nonprofit 501(c)4 organization that supports the continued development of Sky Harbor and the enhancement of its existing operations. McCarthy has past and current experience with a number of construction… Read More →

RED Awards 2015: Safety Award

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 →

RED Awards 2015: Best K-12 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 →