UA USGBC Arizona Student Chapter Tour

GLHN was pleased to give a tour of its LEED for Existing Buildings (LEED-EB) Gold Certified office building to the USGBC University of Arizona Student Chapter.  GLHN demonstrated to the students how LEED certification can be achieved for older buildings through effective physical and operational changes.  The GLHN office was the first LEED-EB certified building […]

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Employees Volunteer at HOPE Animal Shelter

GLHN donated architectural services for development of the new HOPE Animal Shelter site in Tucson.  When employees learned that the shelter needed additional hands to get their backyard ready for a new dog run, a small but mighty crew volunteered on April 3rd to help out.  Employees helped clear debris, trim trees, and clean up […]

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SHEPLEY BULFINCH AND GLHN AWARDED MAJOR BANNER HEALTH PROJECT IN TUCSON

TUCSON, AZ (March 12, 2015)— Banner Health has awarded the contract for the design of the new Banner – University Medical Center hospital in Tucson to Shepley Bulfinch architects of Phoenix, in association with GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc. of Tucson. The 11-story tower is scheduled for completion in 2019 (rendered image by Shepley Bulfinch). […]

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GLHN Attends National CTE Letter of Intent Signing Day

Brandon Wilson and Aimee Molleken represented GLHN with marketing materials at the National CTE Letter of Intent Signing Day event at Pima Community College. The National Coalition of Certification Centers has been established to address the need for strong partnerships between industry and educational institutions.

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Mechanical Advantage Presentation at Craycroft Elementary School

GLHN presented the Mechanical Advantage teeter-totter for Mandy Mohr’s fourth grade class at Craycroft Elementary in Little Town.  Bill Koller organized the event with the help of Stanley Yellowhair and Matthew Lomeli.  All 4th grade classes were studying the dynamics of simple machines. Cloriza Lomeli, along with Fernando, Matthew Mohr, and their new baby Mataeus were […]

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Richard Bergsma Receives 2014 Marketing Award Through SAAEMA!

On Tuesday, December 16, Richard Bergsma was presented with the illustrious SAAEMA Marketing Professional of the Year Award. Presented at the SAAEMA Awards Program, this award honors the Marketing Professionals in the Architectural, Engineering, and Construction Industry in Southern Arizona. Congratulations to Richard Bergsma for a job well done!

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Momentous Milestones – Celebrating 30 Years at GLHN

Henry Johnstone, President, recently honored two employees who reached 30 years of employment with GLHN. Angelique Sherman and Gilbert Alabado were recognized for their service to our company and personifying our commitment to helping others succeed. Angelique Sherman, Financial Administrator, celebrated 30 years with GLHN on September 4, 2014. Angelique leads our accounting office and […]

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GLHN’s 2nd Annual Pancake Breakfast

GLHN Kicked-Off of its annual United Way campaign with the 2nd Annual Pancake Breakfast. Proceeds from this event along with the funds raised during our campaign efforts will go to the United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona. A Huge Thank You to the GLHN ESOP Board of Trustees for Making Breakfast!

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GLHN Awarded Tucson Metro Chamber Copper Cactus Award!

On Thursday, October 30th, GLHN was presented with the prestigious Tucson Metro Chamber Copper Cactus Award. This award, presented by Wells Fargo, celebrates locally-owned small businesses, their accomplishments, and innovation. The panel of judges selects from 56 finalists and hundreds of nominees. GLHN was presented the award for the Nextrio Innovation Through Technology for 76 […]

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Team GLHN Rocks!

This past Saturday, October 25th GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc. participated in the United Way Days of Caring which is Southern Arizona’s single largest volunteer event.  This year we partnered with the Marana Community Food Bank to help them beautify their property and organize their storage unit.  We did everything from pull weeds, trim trees […]

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NEW VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS TECHNOLOGICAL CAPABILITIES

A new video created by GLHN staff members showcases the firm’s capabilities in Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology.  The video highlights BIM use for the design of the Tucson Streetcar Vehicle Maintenance and Storage Facility, completed in 2013.  Mechanical Designer Nate Fullerton, Architectural Designer Dustin Diaz, and Operations Administrative Assistant Matthew Lomeli shot the footage […]

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UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA SELECTS GLHN TEAM FOR MCCLELLAND HALL PROJECT

TUCSON, AZ (September 12, 2014) — The University of Arizona has selected the team of GLHN Architects & Engineers, Inc. and Gould Evans to design a $3 million addition to McClelland Hall for the Eller College Professional Development Center.  The selected team also includes Holben Martin & White, structural engineers of the original building, completed […]

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Elementary School’s Multipurpose Room Gets a Make Over

A team of over a dozen GLHNers and their family members volunteered to paint Robison Magnet Elementary School’s Multipurpose Room on Saturday, August 16, 2014.  School Principal, Julie Laird, was amazed and thrilled by the turn out.  GLHN employees helped organize the painting efforts and procured the workforce and materials.  Since “adopting” the school, firm […]

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Northern Arizona University Science and Health Building Progress!

Roughly one year later and the construction of the Northern Arizona University Science and Health Building is making excellent progress. Thanks to Miguel Camacho, Project Architect and others for providing us these photographs. The $53 million, 122,000 SF Science and Health Building will be a premier science teaching facility with an open and flexible research platform, […]

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To a friend and colleague – We will miss you

With heavy hearts we say good bye to another of our colleagues, Mark Barber, P.E.  Mark has been with GLHN for 14 years and has lead numerous electrical projects teaming with many clients.  He was a part of many creative challenges and solutions. We truly appreciated Mark’s dedication and are grateful to him for sharing […]

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Green Globes Professional (GGP) Certification

Three GLHN employees are now GGP Certified. There are only 14 people in the entire state of Arizona who possess this certification. We’d like to say “Way to Go!” to the following: Jon M. Ziegler II, PE, CxT, BESA, LEED AP, GGP Joyce J. Kelly, CBCP, LEED BD+C, GGP Jerry Rasmussen, GGP

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ENR2 Time Lapse Videos

As the Environment and Natural Resources 2 (ENR2) construction continues, we have new time-lapse videos provided to us by Jeff Kennedy, who works in the DeConcini ENRB Building. There are videos of Site Prep, Caissons and First Floor Forming and Pours, Second Floor/Transfer Beams, Second Floor Forming and Pours, and Third Floor Forming and Pours. […]

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Thank You From Craycroft 4th Graders

Along with GLHN’s participation in the Reading Seed program, we’ve also been lucky enough to be able to donate to the Craycroft Elementary School here in Tucson, for their purchase of new books for their students. A note from Craycroft Elementary teacher Mrs. Mandy Mohr: I am so fortunate and lucky to know such good […]

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UA College of Architecture Student is Recipient of GLHN Scholarship

The University of Arizona College of Architecture + Planning + Landscape Architecture has awarded this year’s GLHN scholarship to 3rd year architecture student Yanet Vega. Yanet is an honors student and single mom who lives in Rio Rico, Arizona. She is also a volunteer at her local church and at the Department of Economic Security. […]

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