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As voting nears end, how can Ranking Arizona boost business?

As voting for the 2018 edition of Ranking Arizona heads into its final month (voting closes July 31), business leaders may want to know about the best ways to leverage a Top 10 spot in Ranking Arizona, the state’s biggest and most comprehensive business opinion poll. Click here to vote in the 2018 edition of Ranking Arizona.… Read More →

Design-build team picked for Camelback Collective redevelopment

by in AZRE Magazine | Mixed-Use

The design-build construction of the recently purchased redevelopment site at 28th Street and Camelback Road, dubbed Camelback Collective, will be led by Graycor Construction Company, according to an announcement from the developers. The redevelopment between 29th and 29th Streets on Camelback Road will feature a 120-square-foot mid-rise Class A office building and a 160-room AC by… Read More →

Construction on largest APS solar plant finished

APS Solar Plant
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Arizona Public Service‘s (APS) largest solar plant to date was recently completed in Red Rock, Arizona, nearly 40 miles Northwest of Tucson near Interstate 10. McCarthy Building Companies Inc. finished the 40 megawatt, 400-acre solar plant at 25990 E. Camino Adelante Rd., for APS. The plant has 2,286 single-axis trackers supporting 182,880 photovoltaic panels. Construction on… Read More →

Banner Estrella Medical Center Expansion and Renovations

by in AZRE Magazine | Medical | New to Market

Developer: Banner Health General contractor: McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. Architect: SmithGroup JJR Location: 9201 W. Thomas Rd., Phoenix Size: 279KSF Value: $161M Start/Completion: August 2012 to April 2015; Tower addition completedin March 2014 Subcontractors: University Mechanical, Wilson Electric, E&K of Phoenix, KT Fabrication, Able Steel Expansion of the Banner Estrella Medical Center includes a second… Read More →

Wilson Electric Solar Energy Projects to Save Phoenix School More Than $1.5M

by in Building Green | Business News

Washington Elementary School District completed a 961 kW solar energy project for Sunnyslope Elementary School and Mountain View Elementary School (above photo) in North Phoenix. In the first year of operation, the school district will save more than $28,000 in operational expenses, which is expected to grow to $1.5M over the next 20 years. Wilson… Read More →

Education: Arizona School For The Arts

ASA Phase 4, AZRE September/October 2011
by in Education

ARIZONA SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS General contractor: Hardison/Downey Construction, Inc. Architect:  Orcutt | Winslow Location: 5th St. and McDowell, Phoenix Size: 25,700 SF Phase 4 of the $3.3M project at the college preparatory and performing arts charter school includes completion of the final classroom building. With the completion of the 4-story building, the school will become independent from… Read More →