NAIOP Southern Nevada recently held its 26th annual Spotlight Awards gala at the Red Rock Casino Resort in Las Vegas. Wright Engineers was nominated for Engineering Firm of the Year, and was also the structural engineer for several projects up for awards. Winning projects for which Wright was structural engineer include three by Lee & Sakahara Architects: Caprock Tropical Logistics Park 18 in the Industrial Building Spec Under 300,000 SF category, Range Road Industrial Park in the Industrial Spec Over 300,000 SF category, and Sunpoint West in the Over 300,000 SF Industrial Park category. Wright was also structural engineer for Aspen Heights @ Symphony Park in the Multi-Family Project category. Our congratulations to all the nominees and winners, and to NAIOP Southern Nevada for an outstanding event.
Phoenix has become one of the nation’s top 3 distribution hubs as manufacturers and retailers find it more economical to move their supply chains over 300 miles inland from crowded coastal ports to where there is plenty of space for large distribution facilities. With vast tracts of desert and farmland on either side, the Loop 303 in Phoenix’s west valley has seen an explosion of growth in distribution and logistics facilities. Wright Engineers is grateful to be able to provide structural engineering services for these types of projects nationwide. Read more here.