Six years ago, Presbyterian Healthcare Services included a plug-n-play chassis when it built its five-story Presbyterian Rust Medical Center Hospital in Rio Rancho, N.M. The state’s second-largest health care provider adopted the strategy so that, during anticipated expansions, crews could easily link new structural and mechanical systems to existing ones.
Robust growth continues in Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico, according to the results of ENR Southwest's annual survey of general contractors.
While the Southwest construction market isn’t projected to suffer through another downturn, the results of ENR Southwest’s Specialty Contractors Survey and comments from several leaders of specialty contracting firms suggest that talk of a return to boom times any time soon is premature and unwarranted.
Listing of winners by category of ENR Southwest 2015 Best Projects.