MS Chandler Airpark

96,954 SF | Chandler, Arizona

The air-park’s six structures range in size from 11,187-22,874 square feet with grade level loading and exterior storage yards, which tenants can choose to lease or buy. Interior highlights include warehouse ceilings of 18’ and higher, and 600-amp power supply to suit various tenant needs. The lack of similar options in the area played a key role in terms of site selection, with developers noting that the completed project will give Chandler and East Valley residents new job opportunities much closer to home, shortening commutes and improving quality of life for many. Originally designed by Butler Design Group, the project was purchased by Silagi Development and executed by Cawley Architects and LGE Design Build.

Utility Trailer

57,559 SF | Two-story Industrial Manufacturing Headquarters | Tolleson, Arizona

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company is America’s oldest privately owned, family-operated trailer manufacturer and is the world’s leader producer of quality, high value, light weight trailers and transportation products and services. This project is designed to be functional about the site and accommodate the services that Utility Trailer provides. With both vehicular and customer circulation from multiple areas on site, direct service and parts are provided to customers and truck drivers.

The building is a tilt concrete, light industrial design that is visible from the I-10. The drum feature and the angled tilt panel near the main entrance corresponds with the overall scale of the project. The 57,559-square foot building allows for uses including offices, sales, parts storage, and service. Being functional for both vehicular and customer use, there is accessible trailer parking throughout the entire site.

Sussex Properties

2014 | 109,510 SF | Phoenix, Arizona | Single-Story Office and Manufacturing Building

This new commercial office, production, warehouse project in Gilbert, Arizona will allow for light manufacturing and production spaces throughout the 109,510-square foot project. The design of the building will be complimentary to existing architecture and developments around the site and in the area. The area will be enhanced through the use of a variety of materials including glazing, concrete masonry units, concrete tilt panels, and metal entry canopies. The sharp angles and flat roof provide a modern and sleek aesthetic to the project. Large fenestrations on the façade and entry allow natural light to the office and conference spaces. The large warehouse provides space for manufacturing and storage of materials and products.

Reel Men

Studio, Office, Warehouse Building | Phoenix, Arizona

Reel Men is Arizona’s premier full-service provider of rental equipment to the film, video, and still photography industries. This new warehouse and show room provides office spaces to continue business as well as warehouses to produce and repair products. A large interior studio space allows for the products to be used and tested. The visual interest of the building exterior corresponds with the existing development around the site through the overall scale and use of material.

NPL Construction Company

47,655 SF | Peoria, Arizona | Two-story office and warehouse building with subsidiary maintenance building

NPL is a pipeline contractor that served the entirety of the western United States. This new facility provides areas for administration of their various divisions, storage space for equipment, as well as an onsite storage yard for their construction equipment. Architecturally designed with concrete tilt panels and parapet lines is enhanced with a two-story glass entry and glazed fenestrations. The color pallet of grey tones provides a sleek and modern feel to compliment the reveal lines and panel joists.

Modern Flames

39,132 SF | Two-Story Industrial and Office Building | Phoenix, Arizona

Modern Flames is known for being a cutting edge and innovative leader in modern, contemporary electric fireplace designs and sales. AF Steel is recognized as the leader in the steel fabrication industry. This new building will provide support spaces for both business to occupy and run. The clean modern building will strengthen and complete the surrounding industrial park. The use of color, steel sections, metal paneling, and scale is used to reflect both the surrounding site and the core of each business.

Decorative Trim

18,600 sq. ft. | Gilbert, Arizona

Decorative Trim is an architectural wood door and trim company in Gilbert specializing in wood products for the residential construction industry. Their forte’ is customized designs for wood doors and entrances. The company purchased this long vacant light industrial building in Gilbert and hired our team to design and buildout the facility. It features an extensive wood shop for their production lines, and a an office area designed to reflect a distinctive residential feel. The beautifully lit reception area is inviting and promotes a quiet dignity. The office walls were kept low in height in order to highlight the architectural idea of comfortable offices “inside” a tall light industrial building. And the design includes elements of their wood product line fabricated into decorative panels and accents throughout.

Phoenix Pumps

41,110 sq. ft. | Phoenix, Arizona | Owner: Phoenix Pumps | Interiors: Iconic Design Studio | Construction: LGE Design Build

With this new flagship facility, Phoenix Pumps reinforces its industry leading status as a full service provider of industrial of liquid pumps of all kinds. Its primary customers are in the mining, power generation, commercial, chemical, food and beverage, and municipal water and wastewater markets. Typical of so many of the Cawley Architects’ building projects over the years, this owner-user build to suit project is for a locally owned and operated family business. Working closely with the family principals and the LGE Corporation, Cawley designed this striking concrete tilt office warehouse and manufacturing building. The design features a unique two story office area with a distinctive metal panel pylon that is the building’s signature. The warehouse and manufacturing area is 24 feet clear and features a five ton bridge crane for their repair and manufacturing operations.

Southwest Products

166,985 sq. ft. | Surprise, Arizona | Owner: Southwest Products | Interiors: Iconic Design Studio | Construction: LGE Design Build

Southwest Products Corporation is a leading manufacturer of heavy industry service trucks, custom generators and specialty tanks for the mining and large scale industries in North America. This manufacturing facility brings together 50 years of engineering experience required to fabricate, and assemble heavy industry truck bodies and unify them to truck chassis from the major manufacturers. The facility includes 16,500 SF of corporate two story office, 118,000 SF of manufacturing for service trucks and generators, a 45,000 SF exterior welding bay with gantry cranes, a 1,500 SF parts and will call area convenient to off street parking. The building is surrounded by a concrete yard large enough to secure raw truck chassis, equipment and parts storage and all finished inventory.

The project was designed and constructed with the companion 420,000 SF cross docked Park Skyway project in Surprise Arizona, taking advantage of the economies of scale for construction costing.

Able Engineering

177,750 sq. ft. | Mesa, Arizona | Owner: Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport Authority | Interiors: Evolution Design | Construction: D.L. Withers Construction

Able Engineering is a 177,750 SF advanced aerospace Maintenance Repair Overhaul facility at the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. This headquarters facility for a nationwide aircraft repair company includes corporate offices, advanced manufacturing, plating, and storage. The facility also includes a helicopter hangar for advanced commercial retrofits and repairs.

The City of Mesa facilitated this innovative P3 (Public Private Partnership) with Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and this rapidly growing aerospace company. They contracted to design, finance and construct this facility and lease it back to Able. The initial economic impact for the first year of operations was for construction and equipment purchasing and the ongoing yearly impacts are projected to grow. Because of the innovative approach to a Public Private agreement, the project was awarded the Economic Impact Project of the Year Award from NAIOP for 2013.