Developer: Windsor Hotels
General contractor: Summit Builders
Architect: Orcutt|Winslow
Location: 3838 W. Van Buren St., Phoenix
Size: 121,000 SF

The $15.5 million, design-build project is a conversion of an existing office building to a 10-story, 192-room Gateway Hilton Garden Inn. The facility will undergo complete interior demolition back to the structure and removal of exterior skin. The project has been registered for LEED certification. Construction began 2Q08, and is slated to finish 4Q08. Subcontractors include Blaze Consulting, IDRA, Arizona Ram Jack, Noble Steel, C.D.S. Framing, Olympic West Fire Protection, JBS Plumbing, Mechanical Solutions and Middleton Electric.

AZRE July/August 2008