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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.

After lively debate and a few unanimous decisions among this year’s selection committee, AZRE proudly announces the 2015 RED Award finalists are, in alphabetical order:

Congratulations to this year’s contending projects:
Adelante Healthcare Peoria
Banner Estrella New Tower Addition
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center Phase II Clinic Expansion
Bottled Blonde/Livewire
Broadstone Lincoln
Chandler Regional Medical Center
CityScape Residences
College Avenue Commons
Coyote Center at Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Pecos Campus
CyrusOne, Building 4
General Motors IT Innovation Center
GoDaddy Global Technology Center
Great Hearts Academies, Arete Preparatory Academy
Heritage Marketplace
Lewis Prison Complex Expansion
Liberty Center at Rio Salado
Marketplace at Lincoln & Scottsdale
Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center
Ocotillo Brine Reduction Facility
Phoenix Sky Train Stage 1A
SkySong, The ASU Innovation Center — SkySong 3
Start @ West-MEC, Innovation Center
Sun Devil Marketplace
Sunset Heights Elementary School
Sussex Properties for TLC Label
The Newton
University of Arizona—McKale Center Renovation
University of Arizona—Old Main renovation

And the companies that have been nominated as finalists with the above projects:
ADM Group
Alliance Residential Builders
Alliance Residential Company
Ameris Construction
Arizona Board of Regents
Arizona Department of Administration
AV3 Design
Axis Projects Corporation
Balmer Architectural Group
Banner Health
Butler Design Group
BWS Architects
Cam-8, LLC
Carollo Engineers
Cawley Architects, Inc.
Chasse Building Team
City of Phoenix
Corgan Associates, Inc.
CyrusOne Inc.
Dick & Fritsche Design Group
Dignity Health
DLR Group
DPR Construction
Emc2 Architects Planners, PC
Evening Entertainment Group
Fanning Howey
Fimbres Studio
Follett Higher Education Group
Gannett Fleming, Inc.
Great Hearts Academies
HKS, Inc.
Hunt Construction, an AECOM Company
Intel Corporation
JE Dunn Construction
John Douglas Architects
Jones Studio
Layton Construction Co., Inc.
Liberty Property Trust
LGE Design Build
Maricopa Community Colleges
Mark IV Capital
McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.
McCarthy Kiewit Joint Venture
MD Heritage LLC
Modus Development
Mortenson Construction
Okland Construction
ORB Architecture, LLC
Orcutt | Winslow
Peoria Unified School District
Plaza Companies
Poster Frost Mirto
RED Development
RJM Construction
RSP Architects
Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Sundt Construction, Inc.
Sussex Properties
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Venue Builders
Venue Projects
Wespac Construction Inc.

The project and brokerage team winners will be announced at the RED Awards reception on Thursday, Feb. 26, at the Arizona Grand Resort between 6 and 8 p.m. At the event, winners of AZRE’s 2015 developer, general contractor, architect and subcontractor of the year awards will also be announced.

Tickets are now available for the RED Awards. Click here for more information.

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Hacienda Healthcare breaks ground on children’s hospital

On Monday, Sept. 22, at 11 a.m., Hacienda HealthCare and RJM construction will host the groundbreaking ceremony for the new 24-bed, 20,900-square-foot children’s hospital in Mesa, Ariz. The hospital, located at 610 W. Jerome Ave., will feature:

  • Four themed patient wings with unique floor cuts and patient room headwalls to synchronize with the themes
  • Four indoor/outdoor healing gardens and family lounge/play areas
  • Architecture to make the building child-friendly, such as bright colors and lights, and windows at children’s height

“Hacienda HealthCare was asked by East Valley physicians, parents, hospital CEOs and health care plans to establish a children’s hospital similar to our Phoenix hospital in this area,” said Hacienda HealthCare President and CEO, Bill Timmons. “We’re thrilled to break ground on this project, and appreciate RJM Construction’s efforts to get the hospital completed as quickly as possible.”

Construction will be complete in the summer of 2015. In addition to Hacienda HealthCare and RJM Construction, project partners include architect Devenney Group, Ltd. and construction manager CORE Construction.

RJM Construction begins three medical office projects near Phoenix

RJM Construction has been selected for three medical office projects in the Phoenix area. The projects all began last month and represent a combined 16,937 SF In Peoria, RJM Construction is constructing new space for Adelante Healthcare; in Sun City, Arizona Arthritis and Rheumatology Associates’ new clinic is receiving an upgrade; and in Central Phoenix, RJM Construction is renovating space for AZPerio’s newest dental office location.

“Healthcare construction is a focus of ours, so we’re pleased to have so many new medical and dental projects starting this month,” said Sean Conry, project executive and healthcare construction specialist at RJM Construction.

Adelante Healthcare, a healthcare service provider for Maricopa County and surrounding communities, is renovating its new facility at 15525 N. 83rd Ave. in Peoria. The restored 11,147-sq.-ft. space will be used for medical and administrative offices. To be complete in August, the facility also will have the distinction of being LEED certified. In addition to RJM Construction and Adelante Healthcare, project partners include Cawley Architects and Dignity Health.

RJM Construction is upgrading new medical office space for Arizona Arthritis and Rheumatology Associates, a private specialty medical practice. The 2,400-sq.-ft. medical office, located at 10503 W. Thunderbird Blvd. in Sun City, is receiving minor floor plan revisions along with new paint and carpet. Owned by Healthcare Trust of America, the project will be complete this month.

AZPerio, a periodontal practice serving Maricopa County, is adding a new office location at 5300 N. Central, in Phoenix. RJM construction is renovating 3,390 sq. ft. on the first floor, including nine treatment rooms and a sterile lab. In addition to RJM Construction and AZPerio, project partners include Alliance Project Advisors. The project will be complete in July.


RJM Construction renovating office for Meritage Homes in Scottsdale

RJM Construction, a Phoenix general contractor, recently began renovations for the new corporate headquarters of Meritage Homes, the ninth-largest public homebuilder in the United States. Its new location will be at 8800 E. Raintree Drive, Scottsdale, in the Raintree Corporate Center, a three-story Class A office building. Renovation of the 55,000 SF space will be complete in February 2014, with a projected move-in date in March 2014.

The new office space for Meritage Homes will feature stylish designs, a large training room and a state-of-the-art conference room.

“We’re pleased to be working with RJM Construction and are excited to move into our new space early next year,” said Marie Muller, executive assistant to the CEO, Meritage Homes.

In addition to RJM Construction, project partners include architect Pinnacle Design, Inc., and broker and property manager CBRE.

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Niki Ward Joins RJM Construction

RJM Construction has hired Niki Ward as director of business development. In this new role, Ward is responsible for developing new client relationships and managing existing client relationships in the Phoenix market, as well as increasing RJM Construction’s visibility.

“We’re pleased to have Niki joining our team. She has extensive experience in the commercial real estate industry and we’re confident she will help support our growth,” said Boe Bergeson, vice president of RJM Construction’s Phoenix operations.

Ward brings more than 15 years of marketing, project management and business development experience in the commercial real estate industry. Most recently, she worked as a marketing coordinator in the Phoenix office of a top global commercial real estate company.

Ward received a bachelor’s degree in interior design from the Harrington Institute of Interior Design in Chicago. She is a member of the Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) and the Arizona Commercial Real Estate Women (AZCREW). She holds an Arizona Department of Real Estate Sales License.

Sean Conry

RJM Construction Hires Sean Conry As Project Executive

RJM Construction, a Minneapolis-based general contractor with offices in Phoenix and Denver, has hired healthcare construction specialist Sean Conry as project executive.

In his new role, Conry will oversee pre-construction, project management, estimating, schedule management and the development of team relationships; he will specialize in complex construction projects, especially those requiring skilled coordination in occupied medical environments.

Conry has worked in construction management for 16 years, with a focus on healthcare projects. Most recently, he served as director of healthcare for a local general contractor.

He has managed projects such as Yavapai Regional Medical Center Emergency Department expansion in Prescott Valley; Mayo Clinic Optical in Scottsdale; Mountain Park Health Center Community Clinic in Phoenix; Scottsdale Healthcare ICU remodel in Scottsdale; and Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center Energy Conservation Measures projects in Phoenix.

Conry holds a bachelor’s degree in construction management from Northern Arizona University. He is a member of the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) and holds a Healthcare Construction Certification from the organization.