Comerica Biltmore Corporate Headquarters
Cox Business Blackhawk Relocation
IDF and MDF rooms were completed ahead of schedule for vendors to install server and data equipment.
Denver SES Replacement
The scope of the project included Installation of a new 6000KVA Utility Power Service Entrance and a 4000KW generator back-up system to serve expanding building loads. Work also included: new power metering and construction of a new three-hour fire rated transformer vault and installation of three (3) 2000KVA transformers and associated power distribution switch-gear and 4000 amp busway risers.
Construction of a new ground floor emergency back-up generator room & control room and installation of two (2) 2000KW Caterpillar Diesel generators with automatic transfer switch & associated radiators & exhaust system extending to the 13th floor roof.
One of the challenges of working in this facility is the power and cooling must be kept operational at all times. No shutdowns are allowed. Caliente installed the new equipment and maintained the existing equipment. The cut-over to new equipment was managed via a Method of Procedure.
Xavier College Preparatory High School
New structural provisions have been installed during this phase for phase 2 addition of the second floor including helical piers, concrete footers, & steel columns. New finishes include custom terrazzo flooring through-out the space, tile wainscoting in the restrooms & wet walls, full height cultured marble walls through-out the shower area. Ceiling are ACT rated for wet locations.
All new lockers installed on cast-in-place concrete benches. MEP includes all new HVAC system connected to the campus chilled water loop. Lighting in the space consists of 2×2 LED drop-in fixtures connected to the campus EMS system.
Arrowhead Women’s Center
The building serves as a “signature” building for the Campus’s north entrance. The unique design with its various indoor-outdoor spaces, including several outdoor study areas, coffee bar and interior study nooks serves as an extension of the traditional classroom and creates opportunities for students to gather and collaborate in non-conventional, contemporary settings.
The building has won 8 awards: 2010 AZ Real Estate & Development Honorable Mention for Best Educational Project; 2010 ICF Builder Awards Winner: Heavy Commercial; 2008 AIA Western Mountain Region Unbuilt Merit Award; Gold Medal Building of America Award; Architecture Design Awards category for best use of Smooth Metal Wall Panels; 2010 Valley Forward Honorable Mention; AIA 2011 Western Mountain Region Conference Honor Award in the Built Category; AIA 2011 Western Mountain Region Conference Honor Award in the Built Category. This project also achieved LEED® Gold certification.
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