Last December, Willmeng Construction broke ground on a new $15.2 million public charter school for BASIS in San Antonio, Tex., which is scheduled to open in time for the first day of school on September 4. Located at 4114 Lockhill-Selma Road, the new ground up, two-story, 64,400-square-foot school will house

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Congratulations to Bill Hahn and Trevor Koskovich of NorthMarq Capital for being recognized as the Broker Team of the Month in the July/August issue of Commercial Executive Magazine, presented by Willmeng Construction. Partners since 2007, Hahn and Koskovich moved their entire 10-person team to NorthMarq Capital in early 2018. Check

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Known for his personality and ability to make others smile and laugh, Jason Alvarado, senior project manager at Willmeng Construction, worked as a superintendent for a decade before transitioning into his current role as project manager. He didn’t originally plan on getting a degree in Construction Management from Arizona State University,

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Willmeng Construction’s dedication to the community shines through at Fighter Country Partnership’s 9thAnnual Honorary Commanders Golf Classic. Willmeng sponsored the nonprofit’s annual fundraiser with all of the event proceeds helping make long overdue improvements to Luke Air Force Base (AFB). As the primary fundraising event with the goal of supporting

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Committed to improving the communities in which we live, work and play, Willmeng Construction’s involvement with Fighter Country Foundation (FCF), a nonprofit organization supporting families and programs no longer receiving funds at Luke Air Force Base, has grown over the years to include various sponsorships and construction projects. Following the

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Last November, Willmeng Construction broke ground on Gilbert Fire Station No. 9, a 12,137-square-foot prototypical station, located near Higley and Ocotillo Roads, which is scheduled for completion in August. Designed by HDA Architects, the single-story building will be constructed with jumbo brick masonry and insulated concrete form (ICF), an energy-saving insulation method

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What does being an American mean to you? For Keyvan Ghahreman, director of client and pre-construction services at Willmeng Construction, it means everything and it’s something he never has and never will take for granted. He shares his story about what being an American citizen means to him and his

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A diverse group of dignitaries, city and government officials as well as top executives attended and shared remarks at the groundbreaking of the 617,000-square-foot campus for Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems that will serve as its Launch Vehicle Division Headquarters, situated within a 47-acre mixed-use development along Chandler’s Price Corridor. The landmark project marks

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Pablo Sandoval, project manager at Willmeng Construction, sat down for an interview with Chris Camacho, president of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC), to address the importance of supporting education, especially in underserved communities, as it relates to providing higher attainment opportunities. Sandoval shares a heart-felt story about the struggles

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Louis D. Brandeis said, “Those who won our Independence believed liberty to be the secret of happiness and courage to be the secret of liberty.” That is why on Independence Day we would like to recognize all military members and veterans who served and sacrificed to preserve our freedom. As we remember

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After moving to the United States for higher education opportunities, Isam Ghandour earned a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering before eventually joining the Willmeng team as vice president and chief estimator. When he needed support the most, Willmeng as there and has been ever since, including the sponsorship of his

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With a strong blend of highly educated building professionals from around the world, Willmeng Construction is committed to hiring individuals with the best attitude, aptitude and work ethic. The firm sees its multi-cultural workplace as an advantage because it fosters for a range of diverse perspectives from individuals with a

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Willmeng Construction would like to recognize the Koss | Louer Team of Lee & Associates. They were named Broker Team of the Month in the May/June issue of Commercial Executive Magazine, where you can read more about their career, mentors and more.

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At 329,400 square feet, Trammell Crow’s Tolleson Logistics Center is located on 22.2 acres at the southwest corner of 99th Avenue and Van Buren Street, the state-of-the-art Class A industrial building began construction during Q1 2018 with expected completion in July. An open house was recently hosted at the project

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Whether it’s through donations to local charities, sponsoring employees’ H-1B work visas or volunteering with local youth sports leagues, giving back to the community and supporting its employees (including their families) remain important cultural cornerstones at Willmeng Construction. Over the years, Willmeng has sponsored a range of youth sports teams

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Of the approximately 190,000 H-1B visa petitions submitted to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) this year, only about 85,000 will receive a visa, which means less than half of the foreign workers vying to live and work in the U.S. will be selected through the lottery system.

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The importance and impact of a quality education continues to remain top of mind for many today as more emphasis is put on attaining a college degree to have a successful career, but for many others the dream of a college degree seems impossible. Helping turn those dreams into reality for

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At Willmeng Construction, Sun Devil pride runs deep, which is evident by the large number of Arizona State University graduates working at the firm, including Willmeng’s President James Murphy who earned a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Construction in 1998 and Masters of Construction in 2009 from the Ira A. Fulton Schools

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For the fifth consecutive year, Willmeng Construction participated as a platinum sponsor at Help Fill the Toy Closet Foundation’s annual golf tournament in which all proceeds benefit the children at the Banner Children’s / Cardon Children’s Medical Center. In addition to playing in the four-person, best shot scramble at Whirlwind

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As a project manager for Willmeng Construction, Tom Fyffe is responsible for planning and executing projects by ensuring the team is prepared and performing at their best. He’s known for his loyalty, passion, commitment and desire to always do the right thing. After a nine-year career in the Marine Corps that helped him develop

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Willmeng Construction was honored to sponsor and participate in the 28th Annual Gary Pykare Bass Tournament held on April 9-12, 2018 at Roosevelt Lake. The three day event includes fishing, camping, dining and fellowship with all of the proceeds benefiting the Pykare Cancer Fund to help firefighters with cancer. Hosted

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The 40,062-square-foot tenant improvement project for Bossard Aerospace combined a unique office space and warehouse in the same project at 909 W. Pinnacle Peak Rd., Suite A104, in Phoenix. Improvements included select demolition to the existing 1,775-square-foot office, adding 8,825 square feet of additional office space as well as insulating and

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As summer nears closer, Willmeng Construction leadership is ramping up coordination efforts for its annual mid-year retreat in Flagstaff, Ariz., which consists of a weekend of relaxation, entertainment, good eats, reflection on the value of the company’s culture and lots of laughs. More than 70 employees, 55 spouses and 60 children attended

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Each year at Best of NAIOP, the who’s who from throughout Arizona’s commercial real estate industry gather in celebration of the projects, deals, companies and people that are improving our home for residents, visitors and new businesses. This year, Willmeng received the awards for Firm of the Year, Industrial Tenant Improvement

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The Arizona State University Alumni Association honored alumni, faculty and supporters at its annual Founders’ Day Awards Dinner, on March 21 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa in Phoenix. Among the individuals recognized at the prestigious event, Willmeng employee Sam Dul’s sister, was named Young Alumni Achievement Award: Sambo ‘Bo’

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Willmeng Construction would like to recognize Senior Managing Director Tom Johnston of Savills Studley. He is named Broker of the Month in the March/April issue of Commercial Executive Magazine, where you can read more about him.

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Willmeng recently had the pleasure of supporting the DEL Foundation at Scottsdale’s Top Golf. The DEL Foundation was founded by Jeremy Lear, Principal at Evolution Design, Inc., in an effort to remember his father, Darrell Eugene Lear who battled with cancer and to raise proceeds for cancer-fighting organizations. Willmeng extends

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An energetic crowd packed Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort on Thursday as AZRE magazine held its annual Real Estate & Development (RED) Awards. The RED Awards highlight impressive projects completed in the last year, as well as the companies and people that make each project possible. “This year, we received more

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After a year of many successful project completions, award recognitions and involvement in the community, Willmeng was delighted to share a joyful evening with family, friends, and coworkers at the 2017 Christmas party. Over 100 employees, spouses and significant others, and children gathered at Odysea Aquarium to celebrate the season

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“Willmeng is a critical member of our team. Their performance on Park Place has been exceptional and it will continue to be because they always deliver. They will do anything and everything to make sure their client is happy – that’s just who they are.”    

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Cambridge West is a 65,000-square-foot Class A office project in Chandler, Ariz. Construction commenced on the two-story, tilt project in August 2017, and is expected to wrap up in May 2018. “This project will provide Cambridge West with the opportunity to rent out a high-end office space in an ever-growing

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Jessica Zygmont joined Willmeng Construction in 2017 as chief performance officer and chief financial officer. Finance comes easily to Jessica, but she thrives on challenging opportunities, and her thirst to learn more has catapulted her into business operations. Today, she solely focuses on advancing Willmeng by identifying ways to maintain

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The Urban Land Institute provides leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities. ULI Arizona Trends Day is a one-day, deep dive into the most current state of national land use trends. Throughout the day, better ways to cultivate and use lands are determined,

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Willmeng Construction would like to recognize Class A office specialists Jerry Roberts and Pat Boyle of Cushman & Wakefield for their hands-on involvement in representing many of the most prominent office properties in the Biltmore area, Downtown Phoenix, Tempe, and Chandler. They are named Broker Team of the Month in

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Thank you to our incredible clients and friends for joining us at another fantastic Phoenix Open! As a long-standing Willmeng tradition, we look forward to this event for years to come. Check out photos from the 2017 and 2016 event!

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In construction, there’s lots of challenges. You need teammates and support to solve problems.

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In November, numerous stakeholders from around the state participated in an Arizona Town Hall event to provide recommendations for improving Arizona’s preK-12 education system funding. As the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s (AAED) Government Affairs Committee Chair, Willmeng’s Keyvan Ghahremen was invited to join the two and half day affair. He participated in one

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Willmeng recently participated at the Arizona Fire District Association’s (AFDA) 2018 Winter Conference, a two-day conference and technology expo that better connects and improves Arizona’s fire-fighting districts across the state. This year’s event had the largest turnout that the conference has seen in a decade. Willmeng enjoys involvement with AFDA events

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Pablo Sandoval joined Willmeng as a project engineer in 2012 and quickly became a project manager. In his role, Pablo is responsible for planning, procuring, and managing projects. He ensures that high-quality results are completed safely, delivered on-time and managed within budget. With a unique personal story and background in

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Willmeng Construction commenced construction on the expansion of BASIS Flagstaff, a nationally ranked K-12 charter school. The 34,867-square-foot school, located at 1700 N. Gemini Road in Flagstaff, will have an additional 30,877 square feet. BASIS Schools is the developer, Chermack Consulting Group is the development manager, and Carhuff & Cueva Architects

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Long time Willmeng partner, Steven Schwarz of ViaWest, and his wife Jennifer were recognized at The Valley of the Sun JCC’s (The J) “New York State of Mind” fundraiser for their commitment, passion, service and leadership within the Jewish community. “We are very touched to receive [the Irv Shuman Award],”

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For the fifth annual year, Willmeng provided Christmas gifts to families in need through St. Vincent de Paul in response to a wish-list. “After raising money, we shopped for and wrapped toys, gift cards, clothes, grocery cards, books and more to two families this year,” said Veronica Davis, senior project

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Willmeng has completed the full renovation of an existing manufacturing plant in Goodyear for Huhtamaki North America, an industry leader in technologically-advanced and sustainable packaging solutions and disposable tableware. The 650,000-square-foot manufacturing and distribution facility is one of the company’s largest facilities on the West Coast, and one of the

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As part of the Arizona Builders Alliance’s holiday angel partnership with Herberger Theater Center and Arizona Broadway Theatre, Willmeng sponsored a magical experience for children in need to see A Christmas Carol: The Musical! Children from Sunshine Acres Children’s Home, Sunshine Residential Homes, Santo Nino Catholic Community and Sequoia Elementary School attended

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With relationships at the core of Willmeng’s business model, we are uniquely qualified to service projects small and large.

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Willmeng was recently recognized as the 2017 #1 Best Small Place to Work by the Phoenix Business Journal! During the award ceremony, 114 companies in various industries were recognized for being ranked very highly in employee surveys.  Willmeng is an 85+ person firm that puts an emphasis on exemplifying the

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For the fourth year, Willmeng attended Rock the Cause for Kids, a charitable event annually hosted by the Chandler Compadres in support of the organization’s many beneficiaries. The Chandler Compadres are a non-profit, charitable group founded in 1980 that has spent nearly four donating time, resources, talents and money to help

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In April 2017, Willmeng began a tenant improvement project that transformed Upgrade Inc’s offices at Renaissance Square in downtown Phoenix. The project included a complete build out of floors nine and ten of Building One at 2 N. Central Ave. The 38,780-square-foot project, which was completed in August, resulted in

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Just as the weather started cooling down, Willmeng was invited to participate in triARC Architecture & Design’s 4th annual “sloshball” tournament at Madison Park in Phoenix. The event was in benefit of Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest, and together, the 12 participating teams raised nearly $5,000. Willmeng defeated The

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For the third consecutive year, Willmeng proudly supported the Boys and Girls Club of the East Valley (BGCEV) by sponsoring and attending the organization’s Night of Champions Gala and Auction at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass. This year, the event raised more than $500,000, and will allow the

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Willmeng recently broke ground on Gilbert Fire Station No. 9. The 12,137-square-foot prototypical station, located near Higley and Ocotillo Roads, was designed by HDA Architects. “As Gilbert continues to grow, we are excited to break ground on this new fire station which will enhance service to citizens in this area

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Arizona’s fastest-growing companies were recently ranked by 2016 revenue in Phoenix Business Journal’s 2017 Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards. Willmeng made the list, and proudly attended the annual event! “Willmeng Construction is grateful to be recognized as one of the top private companies in Arizona,” said Keyvan Ghahreman, director of client &

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The Willmeng team recently joined current and former patients and their families in the Phoenix Children’s Hospital 5K race. More than $42,000 were raised, which will directly support the vital programs, services, talent and cutting-edge technology offered at the hospital. “This Phoenix Children’s 5K was awesome! Seeing everyone out there

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In late spring 2017, Eric Slivinski’s plans for a Tropical Sno location in Glendale had hit a milestone. The city had approved the business as a drive-thru operation, and he had been in touch with Cody Phelan, Willmeng principal-in-charge, for advice on working with contractors to “get the ball rolling

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Willmeng proudly supported the 7th Annual Feed My Starving Children Golf Tournament at Cottonwood Golf Course hosted by Men’s Ministry at Light Christ Church. Through the tournament, the organization has purchased nearly 400,000 meals to feed over 1,100 children for one year. “It was nice to hear about the experiences

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Willmeng’s Keyvan Ghahreman and LaRina Ornelas proudly participated in the Help Fill the Toy Closet Foundation’s annual check presentation to Cardon Children’s Medical Center. With funds raised by an annual golf tournament, the foundation was able to present the hospital with $102,000. The donation will be used to purchase comfort

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In 1961, The Mining Camp Restaurant, a family-style steakhouse in Apache Junction, became a favorite to locals and Superstition Mountain tourists alike. In July 2017, the business tragically burned down, and the community quickly pulled together at Hitching Post Saloon to support employees who had lost their jobs overnight. “We

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In late September, Willmeng President James Murphy and Principal-in-Charge Cody Phelan attended the 2nd Annual Empower Arizona Fundraising Breakfast hosted by Goodwill of Central and Northern Arizona. It’s an event that Willmeng is proud to sponsor given Goodwill’s long-standing and lasting impact on the community. At the breakfast, Goodwill executives spoke about the

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As a Willmeng Senior Superintendent, Kevin Rentz is responsible for managing all field operations on projects assigned to him in an effort to accomplish timely and quality delivery. Learn more about his 37-year construction career in this Q&A: How did you get started in your career? Working with my dad

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In honor of September being Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, more than 50 Willmeng employees participated in the 2017 St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer at Chase Field in Downtown Phoenix. As of Sept. 16, the date of the race, the Phoenix campaign raised $160,017 of the $250,000 goal. “It

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