• Construction Superintendent features Kitchell’s Mike King
    Originally published in Construction Superintendent on May 24, 2017. See original article here. Mike King, ASHE, CHC, senior project superintendent, has invested three decades of his professional life at Kitchell Contractors where he’s managed some of the Southwest’s most iconic projects, including many of Arizona’s most high-profile healthcare projects. From Tucson to Flagstaff and around Greater Phoenix, King’s footprint can be found at a patient tower for Phoenix Children’s Hospital and at an emergency department tower at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, as well as the Mercy Gilbert Medical Center. In Southern California, King managed the University of California San Diego Jacobs Medical Center in La Jolla. A veteran construction industry manager, King continues to bring his leadership and teamwork philosophy to life while mentoring the next generation of construction leaders. Here are highlights of Construction Superintendent’s discussion with King. (Q) The majority of your experience is in the medical industry. How did you get involved with that specific industry? It comes down to having great passion for what we do and bringing leadership to these challenging projects. Medical industry projects are also very rewarding to me, personally, because at the end of the day, healthcare is all about helping others. (Q) Of the varied projects you’ve supervised, which ones do you consider the most interesting and why? The Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego is intriguing because of the complexity of the project. Everything at Jacobs Medical Center Read More
    Source: Kitchell ProgressPublished on 2017-05-25
  • Wayne Einbinder named leader of Kitchell Arizona
    Arizona Business Magazine and Commercial Executive Magazine both highlight recent news about our new Arizona Regional Executive Wayne Einbinder. Visit links for full stories: Arizona Business Magazine Commercial Executive Magazine The post Wayne Einbinder named leader of Kitchell Arizona appeared first on Kitchell Progress. Read More
    Source: Kitchell ProgressPublished on 2017-05-18
  • Kitchell Custom Home featured in Robb Report
    This luxury home built by Kitchell Custom Homes, now listed for $35 million, was recently featured in Robb Report. Visit the story link for photos of this palatial Santa Barbara beachfront estate.   This Ultra-Private Santa Barbara Estate Is a Coastal Dream Originally published in Robb Report on April 20, 2017 Situated atop a secluded hill on the Gaviota Coast, Villa della Costa—a 106-acre estate with a five-bedroom, eight-bathroom villa—offers striking views of the Pacific Ocean, Channel Islands, and surrounding foothills. A driveway seemingly sculpted into the land leads to the gated property, which is situated near the Santa Ynez Mountains 20 minutes outside of Santa Barbara. Built in 2014, the home is entrenched in contemporary comforts. The quintessential Spanish architecture by Jock Sewall is highlighted by antique roof tiles from Spain and Portugal, prominent wood beams, and groin vault ceilings. Designed by Mark Weaver and Associates, the interiors feature custom fire-resistant bronze door and window hardware, skylights, and arched doorways that create a fluid transition from one room to the next. The home’s hand-hewn walnut floors are heated, and 40 temperature zones can be controlled through the home automation system from anywhere in the world on the owner’s devices. A formal dining room with cove lighting is the perfect place to entertain. All five bedrooms have French doors that lead to terraces or an expansive outdoor area featuring a 60-foot pool, hot tub, private cabana, and a bar and grill with remarkable ocean Read More
    Source: Kitchell ProgressPublished on 2017-05-15