July 15, 2017

Marlene Imirzian was a Girl Scout who grew up to bring the organization's vision to life as the head architect on a leadership center for girls and women.

Imirzian, founder of Marlene Imirzian & Associates, says she is pleased with the result of her collaboration with t...

July 14, 2017

Traffic coordination and scheduling work proved to be the most challenging aspects of the athletic site improvements at Mesa’s Westwood High School according to Grady Artaz, project superintendent with Concord General Contracting. “All the trades had to work on top of...

July 10, 2017

Despite completing much of the work without drawings, the Longbow Marketplace was just another job according to Superintendent Jamie Lorimer of the Alexander Building Company, the project’s general contractor. The $6 million project at 202 Red Mountain Freeway and Reck...

July 6, 2017

Meet Guy Voss, the new director of business development with McCarthy Water for the Southwest division of McCarthy Building Companies Inc.

Voss directs the group’s strategic planning and new market growth, participates in business development initiatives, and maintains...

July 4, 2017

The Arizona Department of Transportation's latest highway paving project uses recycled tires to put a fresh layer of rubberized asphalt on a stretch of Interstate 17 in Phoenix. Rubber from about 75,000 tires will be used in the 11 miles of I-17 between Dunlap and 19th...

June 30, 2017

McCarthy Building Companies celebrated the topping out of the $120 million Biodesign Institute C Research Building at Arizona State University (ASU) Wednesday. The building represents the third in ASU’s Biodesign Institute complex located on the main campus in Tempe, a...

June 24, 2017

Desert Gardens II Apartments Sell for $23 Million

Desert Gardens II, a multi-family community located at 13621 W. Glendale Ave., has been sold for $23 million.  Locally based ReNUE Properties purchased assets as part of its portfolio expansion within Arizona, according...

June 23, 2017

The leading housing developer in eco-friendly living, responsible for bringing the first net zero energy multi-family housing to the U.S., MODUS Development, is set to unveil its next three projects for 2017: a residential townhome community in Scottsdale, an urban res...

June 6, 2017

Mesa's Mountain View H.S. receives a parking lot and sidewalk makeover. The school is located on the NW corner of Lindsay and Brown Rd., and was built in the late 1970s. Workers are  pulverizing the existing asphalt, hauling off excess material and paving back new asph...

May 29, 2017

The surveyor's wheel, also called the measuring wheel, goes back to Greek and Roman times.  The device was first used to estimate the distance between towns and follows a simple mathematical principle that we learned in grade school. 

The circumference of a wheel i...

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