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Speedie & Associates provides innovative consulting engineering services for a broad range of markets in both the public and private marketplace. From major highway projects to small retail pad buildings, our experienced personnel can provide specific technical expertise to address each project's individual needs. Speedie & Associates and members of our multi-disciplined staff offer their specialized experience to the following market sectors:

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COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Speedie works with commercial development clients to provide valuable services in the areas of environmental, geotechnical, materials engineering and testing, and construction inspection. Having worked in all parts of Arizona, our engineers understand our state's unique site conditions as well as local regulatory and building code requirements. When choosing Speedie, we help clients anticipate and deal with issues before they impact project budgets and schedules.

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PUBLIC AGENCIES

Speedie works with public agencies and organizations at every level of government. Our goal is to investigate subsurface conditions and materials and to make sound scientific recommendations, resulting in long-lasting civic buildings and infrastructure.

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EDUCATION

When working with educational institutions, Speedie works to provide innovative solutions. We understand the complexities and unique challenges of educational facilities. We have worked on a wide-variety of project types from small renovations to new school campuses. When choosing Speedie for your school project, we provide expert guidance and solutions all with the aim to coincide completion with the school calendar.

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TRANSPORTATION

For decades, Speedie has provided geotechnical, environmental, materials testing and engineering services to clients in the transportation industry. We have worked in all parts of Arizona, serving the many facets of the transportation industry. When choosing Speedie, clients gain a partner who considers the big picture and works to identify critical issues in order to deliver straightforward solutions to avoid overruns and delays.

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INFRASTRUCTURE

Utility projects face unique engineering and environmental issues. Each type has specific requirements from a regulatory, loading, logistical and site characteristic standpoint. Speedie works with utilities to optimize site and construction plans and building systems with thoughtful design and planning recommendations. When clients select Speedie, they gain a consultant who evaluates and recommends the "ideal" solution specific to that project.

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Marina Heights - State Farm

Tempe, Arizona

What is now known as the largest office development in Arizona history, S&A is part of the design-build team that has produced a signature project and gem along Tempe Town Lake. This two million square foot project includes five office towers of varying heights, three to four stand-alone retail buildings, and two below grade parking garage levels.

Marina Heights - State Farm

The Grand at Papago Park Center

Tempe, AZ

The Grand is the final phase of Papago Park Center, a 350-acre mixed-use business park in Tempe, Arizona. The groundbreaking for Building Two took place in April of this year. When completed, the 58.56 acre Grand at Papago Park Center will feature 3.187 million square feet of mixed-use development. S&A has been providing professional services for the project - geotechnical, construction materials testing - since 2014.

The Grand at Papago Park Center

One Hundred Mill

Tempe, Arizona

One Hundred Mill is a $190M mixed-use creative office, retail and lifestyle-hotel development located on the 2.51-acre parcel widely considered to be the gateway to Tempe's downtown core. This landmark project consists of two towers: a 15-story 260,000 square foot Class A office building and a 15-story, 240-key boutique hotel along with 17,000 square feet of complimentary restaurants and retail space. S&A is currently engaged in the geotechnical investigation for the project.

One Hundred Mill

Tucson Premium Outlets

Tucson, Arizona

Tucson Premium Outlets, encompassing 360,000 square feet on 42 acres, features 90 retail stores and restaurants at Twin Peaks Road and I-10 in Marana.

Tucson Premium Outlets

American Furniture Warehouse

Glendale, Arizona

AFW in Glendale is a 320,000 square foot warehouse with a 151,200 square foot showroom situated on a 41.5-acre site. S&A was contracted to provide geotechnical and construction materials testing services for the project.

American Furniture Warehouse

One East Broadway

Tucson, Arizona

Completed in 2014, One East Broadway is a 134,000 square foot, mid-rise building in downtown Tucson. Designed to be mixed-use, the facility includes 25,434 square feet of office space, 4,115 square feet of retail space, 36 apartment units, and a 119-space parking garage.

S&A provided geotechnical review of the foundation excavations and soil nailing installation at basement level, including field density testing of all associated subgrade, aggregate base course, and retaining wall backfill; monitoring and testing of structural concrete, masonry, sidewalks, PCCP, curb
& gutter, and asphaltic concrete for the entire building structure and all associated site access parking improvements; and special structural inspections of all masonry construction, foundation bearing conditions, retaining and shear walls, field welding, high strength bolting, epoxy/wedge anchor bolt installation, and post-tensioning.

One East Broadway

PV/303 REI & Subzero Warehouse

Goodyear, Arizona

Subsurface investigation provided for a proposed 401,000 SF building with space for 230,000 SF expansion on the existing footprint.

PV/303 REI & Subzero Warehouse

Sky Harbor 10 Distribution Center

Phoenix, Arizona

Preliminary investigation on a 4.9-acre site for the construction of an industrial building likely to be a high-bay, cast-in-place concrete structure with slab-on-grade.

Sky Harbor 10 Distribution Center

NCIS Distribution Center

Phoenix, Arizona

Subsurface investigation provided for a 600,507 SF distribution center with future expansion of up to 708,000 SF. The building will be single-story, slab-on-grade with tilt panel walls and dock-high truck bays.

NCIS Distribution Center

Living Spaces Showroom & Distribution Center

Phoenix, Arizona

S&A provided subsurface investigation, analysis and recommendations for this 314,384 SF warehouse and distribution facility and the associated parking and infrastructure on the 25-acre property.

Living Spaces Showroom & Distribution Center

Able Engineering MRO Facility

Mesa, Arizona

Subsurface investigation provided for this 177,963 SF office, warehouse and manufacturing building with airplane hangar. The facility is slab-on-grade with tilt panel walls. The office portion of the building is two stories with the remainder of the building constructed as single-story.

Able Engineering MRO Facility

American Furniture Warehouse

Glendale, Arizona

AFW in Glendale is a 320,000 square foot warehouse with a 151,200 square foot showroom situated on a 41.5-acre site. S&A was contracted to provide geotechnical and construction materials testing services for the project.

American Furniture Warehouse

artHAUS

Phoenix, Arizona

ArtHAUS fills in a portion of a previously vacant lot on 1st Avenue, near Central Avenue and McDowell Road. It features a total of 25 units, including seven three-level townhomes, 15 two-level lofts, and three single-level flats. The project broke ground in June 2015 and was completed May of 2016.

S&A provided geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing for the project.

artHAUS

One East Broadway

Tucson, Arizona

Completed in 2014, One East Broadway is a 134,000 square foot, mid-rise building in downtown Tucson. Designed to be mixed-use, the facility includes 25,434 square feet of office space, 4,115 square feet of retail space, 36 apartment units, and a 119-space parking garage.

S&A provided geotechnical review of the foundation excavations and soil nailing installation at basement level, including field density testing of all associated subgrade, aggregate base course, and retaining wall backfill; monitoring and testing of structural concrete, masonry, sidewalks, PCCP, curb
& gutter, and asphaltic concrete for the entire building structure and all associated site access parking improvements; and special structural inspections of all masonry construction, foundation bearing conditions, retaining and shear walls, field welding, high strength bolting, epoxy/wedge anchor bolt installation, and post-tensioning.

One East Broadway

Mountain Shadows Resort

Paradise Valley, Arizona

S&A provided a wide variety of consulting engineering and testing services for the transformation of one of the Valley's mid-century icons. You may have only heard stories of one of the Valley's hot-spot getaways nestled on the north side of Camelback Mountain. The original resort opened in 1959 and became a vacation destination for locals and celebrities alike. Mountain Shadows embodies the qualities of the Phoenix as it emerged from it's glittering (and sometimes troubled) past to reclaim its rightful place as a desert gem.

The resort reopened on April 1, 2017, boasting 183 guest rooms, a presidential suite with an incredible view of Camelback Mountain, a full-service restaurant, two pools, fitness facility, an 18-hole par-3 golf course and grill, and expansive indoor and outdoor event space to the tune of 37,500 square feet.

Mountain Shadows Resort

OdySea in the Desert Aquarium

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community

Geotechnical investigation, analysis, and recommendation for this indoor aquarium and exhibit space. Also providing: footing inspection; Field Density; Special Structural Inspection; Field Monitoring; Concrete Testing; Moisture Density; Roofing/Waterproofing Inspection; Concrete Testing; Grout Testing; Compressive Strength (Concrete, Grout); U.T. Testing; Moisture Content; Asphalt Content; Moisture Density; Plasticity Index; Concrete Cores; Swell Test; Flexural Strength of Concrete.

OdySea in the Desert Aquarium

Goodyear Sports Complex - Spring Training Facility Expansion

Goodyear, Arizona

The expansion to the facility encompassed an expansion to the existing building. Upgrades and amenities includ expanding the ground floor coaches locer room and major league kitchen and dining room/storage area; and the expansion of the second floor administration areas. The additions total approximately 1,900 square feet.

Goodyear Sports Complex - Spring Training Facility Expansion

Sloan Field, Chicago Cubs Spring Training Facility

Mesa, Arizona

With capacity for 15,000 attendees, the stadium includes shaded seats, luxury suites, a video board and concessions. The stadium incorporates some of the unique features of Wrigley Field as well as distinctive aspects from the Arizona area. Design and construction totaled $84 million, with an additional $15 million for roadways, utilities, and parking. The new complex includes a shared playing field, seven full-size practice fields, and one infield-only natural turf practice field.

Sloan Field, Chicago Cubs Spring Training Facility

Diamondbacks Spring Training Facility at Salt River Fields

Scottsdale, Arizona

The project contains an 11,000-seat ballpark, 12 practice fields, as well as Major and Minor League clubhouses, training facilities and offices for the D-backs and the Colorado Rockies on 140 acres within Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community near Scottsdale.

Diamondbacks Spring Training Facility at Salt River Fields

Scottsdale Stadium, Giants Spring Training Facility

Scottsdale, Arizona

Scottsdale Stadium was originally constructed in 1992 and has a capacity for 12,000 attendees. S&A has been active at the stadium over the past 15 years providing
geotechnical, materials testing and inspection services for various renovations and improvements including practice fields, clubhouse expansion, team store relocation, batting tunnels with deck above, and scoreboard relocation. S&A is currently providing materials testing and special inspection services for additions and improvements including new poles and netting for the practice field.

Scottsdale Stadium, Giants Spring Training Facility

Chandler Regional Medical Center Expansion

Chandler, Arizona

CRH has expanded its services to include the Imaging Center, Cardiac Catheterization Lab, Operating Room and Emergency Department. Also included in the expansion are more surgical suites, a general laboratory, a new pharmacy and two shelled floors that will be used for future patient room expansion.

Chandler Regional Medical Center Expansion

University of Arizona Cancer Center

Phoenix, Arizona

The 220,000 square-foot, five-story, $135 million facility with partial basement includes radiation oncology, diagnostic imaging, endoscopic/interventional radiology, a women's center, specialized cancer clinics, patient wellness and support services, a prevention/executive health clinic, clinical lab space and other related support spaces.

University of Arizona Cancer Center

Green Valley Hospital

Green Valley, Arizona

Project details about the $72 million project include a two-story plus basement, cast in place reinforced concrete structure, incorporating a total of 180,000 SF. The recently complete first phase of the hospital features a 49-bed general acute care hospital. The site at build-out will include five additional medication office buildings, a rehabilitation center, and an elevated helipad on the 21.5-acre site.

Green Valley Hospital

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center, Phase II

Gilbert, Arizona

Located on the existing Banner Gateway campus, this phase consists of a 110,904 SF, three-level comprehensive cancer center expansion that houses three linear accelerator vaults, radiation oncology, CT Simulator, exam and infusion spaces, as well as a welcome center, public spaces, building support spaces and enclosure of the existing courtyard.

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center, Phase II

Phoenix Biomedical Campus Parking Garage

Phoenix, Arizona

An essential addition to the growing Phoenix Biomedical Campus was the addition of a new eight-story, 1200-space parking garage. The $18 million garage is situated directly north of the TGEN headquarters at the SEC of 5th & Fillmore Streets.

Phoenix Biomedical Campus Parking Garage

Cherry Avenue Garage Expansion

Tucson, Arizona

Geotechnical investigation for a four-level expansion of the Cherry Avenue Parking Garage, the addition of a Pay-on-Foot Station, and the realignment of Enke Drive in Tucson.

Cherry Avenue Garage Expansion

Phoenix Biomedical Campus Parking Garage

Phoenix, Arizona

An essential addition to the growing Phoenix Biomedical Campus was the addition of a new eight-story, 1200-space parking garage. The $18 million garage is situated directly north of the TGEN headquarters at the SEC of 5th & Fillmore Streets.

Phoenix Biomedical Campus Parking Garage

Liberty Center Parking Garage, Building 1

Tempe, Arizona

Geotechnical investigation and construction materials testing provided for this two-level, pre-cast 107,235 square foot structure.

Liberty Center Parking Garage, Building 1

Marina Heights Parking Garage - Buildings 1 & 5

Tempe, Arizona

Geotechnical investigation, construction materials testing and special inspections provided for this office development along Tempe Town Lake. As part of this two million gross square foot development, the Building 1 garage features two below-grade parking garage levels and in conjunction with the Building 5 garage, 8,600 parking spaces support the complex.

Marina Heights Parking Garage - Buildings 1 & 5

One East Broadway

Tucson, Arizona

Completed in 2014, One East Broadway is a 134,000 square foot, mid-rise building in downtown Tucson. Designed to be mixed-use, the facility includes 25,434 square feet of office space, 4,115 square feet of retail space, 36 apartment units, and a 119-space parking garage.

S&A provided geotechnical review of the foundation excavations and soil nailing installation at basement level, including field density testing of all associated subgrade, aggregate base course, and retaining wall backfill; monitoring and testing of structural concrete, masonry, sidewalks, PCCP, curb
& gutter, and asphaltic concrete for the entire building structure and all associated site access parking improvements; and special structural inspections of all masonry construction, foundation bearing conditions, retaining and shear walls, field welding, high strength bolting, epoxy/wedge anchor bolt installation, and post-tensioning.

One East Broadway

West Regional Police/Fire Facility

Glendale, Arizona

This 32,000 SF public safety facility, houses both Glendale police and fire personnel and includes 12 bunk rooms for firefighters, four bays for emergency vehicles and a training and exercise room. The facility serves as a police substation and houses patrol, motorcycle and bicycle squads, as well as traffic services, investigations and neighborhood response and community action teams.

West Regional Police/Fire Facility

Scottsdale Fire Station #812

Scottsdale, Arizona

FS #812 is a 9,700 SF facility for the City of Scottsdale, Scottsdale/Rural Metro Fire Department, Airport Authority and coordination with the F.A.A. The A.R.F.F. Station includes open kitchen, dining, and day-room areas, physical fitness room, offices, public service foyer, laundry, infectious control room, workshop, equipment storage areas, turn-out gear lockers, and shower/toilet room facilities. This aircraft rescue station is located near the taxiway of Scottsdale Airport.

Scottsdale Fire Station #812

Chandler Fire Station #3

Chandler, Arizona

S&A provided geotechnical investigation, analysis, and recommendations for a new 2,000 SF apparatus building and new driveway for the existing Fire Station #3 at 250 E. Ellis St. At the time of investigation, the structure was planned to be free standing, single-story, high-bay, with slab on grade and masonry walls.

Chandler Fire Station #3

Mesa Fiesta District Police Station

Mesa, Arizona

Geotechnical investigation, analysis and recommendations provided for a new 34,000 SF facility which includes a holding facility for adults and juveniles, a locker room/fitness area, a community room, a fueling station, parking with solar array and patrol equipment room. The new facility has eased the overcrowding of the Dobson station and increased response times for the community.

Mesa Fiesta District Police Station

Queen Creek Municipal Center

Queen Creek, Arizona

Geotechnical investigation, analysis and recommendations provided for the master planning of the new Queen Creek Public Safety Administration Building and Fire Station #411. The Public Safety portion of the project will be approximately 35,000 SF at build-out. It will contain facilities for law enforcement administrative functions (briefing and training rooms, locker rooms, interview rooms, property/evidence storage, records storage, holding cells and an armory.

Queen Creek Municipal Center

Fort McDowell Justice Center

Fort McDowell Indian Community

Geotechnical investigation, analysis and recommendations provided for a new single-story justice center at Fort McDowell.

Fort McDowell Justice Center

Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino & Resort Expansion

Ak-Chin Indian Community

Geotechnical investigation, analysis, and recommendation as well as materials testing and special inspection services provided for this casino and resort expansion to include a 14-story hotel tower, gaming expansion, ballroom and bingo expansion, five-story parking structure, and back of house additions.

Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino & Resort Expansion

University of Arizona Cancer Center

Phoenix, Arizona

The 220,000 square-foot, five-story, $135 million facility with partial basement includes radiation oncology, diagnostic imaging, endoscopic/interventional radiology, a women's center, specialized cancer clinics, patient wellness and support services, a prevention/executive health clinic, clinical lab space and other related support spaces.

University of Arizona Cancer Center

ASU Walter Cronkite School of Journalism

Phoenix, Arizona

Geotechnical investigation provided for this design/build, 223,000 SF, six- story structure fully equipped with cutting edge amenities that include newsrooms, computer labs, TV studios, 12 classrooms totaling 23,000 SF, offices and an auditorium. KAET's portion is 76,000 SF and includes TV studios, production and audio control rooms, a transmission center, offices and conference rooms in addition to 5,520 SF of retail space.

ASU Walter Cronkite School of Journalism

Midwestern University Campus Expansion

Glendale, Arizona

Subsurface investigation provided for expansion to the existing campus. Soils recommendations for six acres of student housing (three-story), three-story classroom building, four-level parking garage, a single-story clinic/classroom building, and a barnyard.

Midwestern University Campus Expansion

ASU ISTB IV

Tempe, Arizona

The 294,000 SF structure is home to the School of Earth and Space Exploration and includes space for the Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering. It houses more than 160 labs, 60 faculty offices and a 250-seat auditorium. The building combines elements from an interactive science museum with those of a high-tech research facility, with such features as the 4,300 SF Earth and Space Gallery.

ASU ISTB IV

NAU Student Academic Services Building (SAS)

Flagstaff, Arizona

The NAU Student and Academic Services Building is an approximately 80,000 square foot academic building that includes a One-Stop Student Services Center, Undergraduate Admissions Center, an auditorium, mathematics computer lab, classrooms, department offices, faculty offices, conference rooms, restrooms, circulation, support facilities, and interior mechanical spaces.

S&A was contracted by the University to perform the environmental site assessment, geotechnical investigation, and construction materials testing for the project.

NAU Student Academic Services Building (SAS)

Cherry Avenue Garage Expansion

Tucson, Arizona

Geotechnical investigation for a four-level expansion of the Cherry Avenue Parking Garage, the addition of a Pay-on-Foot Station, and the realignment of Enke Drive in Tucson.

Cherry Avenue Garage Expansion

Hunt Highway, Ph IV

Pinal County, AZ

A Five-phase reconstruction and widening of the Hunt Highway Corridor. Phase 4 consists of approximately 2.5 miles in length of pavement restoration from Bella Vista Road to Magma Road. Hunt Highway will widen the roadway to five lanes (two lanes in each direction with a center turn lane) with curb, gutter, sidewalk, bike lanes, drainage, landscaping, traffic signal improvements, and associated utility relocations. The project also includes construction of the Gantzel Channel and Detention Basin improvements as well as the Hunt-Magma flood mitigation project. S&A is providing construction materials testing.

Hunt Highway, Ph IV

Pyramid Peak Reservoir & Modifications

Phoenix, Arizona

The Pyramid Peak Water Treatment Plant (PPWTP) Improvements project is being delivered via the Construction Manager at Risk (CMAR) process. The project will include improvements to the water treatment processes and critical plant components, and a fifteen (15) million gallon per day (mgd) plant expansion. The treatment plant improvements and
expansion may need to be phased based on the City's available funding. The total budget for this
project is approximately $50M, including design, construction, and other associated costs.

S&A was contracted by the civil engineer of record to provide geotechnical services for the project.

Pyramid Peak Reservoir & Modifications

Chandler Museum

Chandler, Arizona

This new 10,000 square foot building and 10,000 square foot exterior courtyard and garden was completed in late 2018 and is the centerpiece of the new museum campus. S&A was contracted to perform the geotechnical investigation for this project.

Chandler Museum

Herberger Theater Renovations

Phoenix, Arizona

This project was a renovation of a three-venue performing arts theater in downtown Phoenix, Arizona to improve accessibility and way-finding (ADA), expand patron amenities, refurbish interior and exterior finishes, and upgrade buildings and performance systems. This Center includes the 800-seat Center Stage, 325-seat Stage West, and 110-seat Kax Theater. S&A was contracted by the City of Phoenix to conduct the geotechnical investigation and construction materials testing for the project.

Herberger Theater Renovations