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  • 20 DEC 2013 Razing the Roof

    Architect Magazine 

    Houston voters rejected a plan to finance the Astrodome's redevelopment, but not before snapping up stadium memorabilia at a firesale. Will this midcentury icon escape demolition?

  • 16 DEC 2013 Kirksey designs energy-efficient buildings for Exxon Mobil

    Houston Chronicle

    The Kirksey architecture firm was selected by The Woodlands Development Co. to design these buildings, which will house additional office space for Exxon Mobil Corp. in the Woodlands. The buildings have been designed to LEED Certified specifications.


  • 10 DEC 2013 Exxon to boost north Houston presence further

    Houston Business Journal

    Exxon Mobil Corp.'s (NYSE: XOM) massive footprint north of Houston is going to be even larger. The Irving, Texas-based company has leased about 478,000 square feet in Hughes Landing in the Woodlands and plans to move in during the first half of 2016. 


  • 10 DEC 2013 ConocoPhillips to fill another energy center building, more construction on the way

    Houston Business Journal

    Houston-based ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) has preleased the remaining space at Energy Center Four, bringing its total lease for the complex to 1.2 million square feet and prompting the developer to start a fifth building. 


  • 12 NOV 2013 Houston Area Safety Council to open new training campus

    Houston Business Journal
    The Houston Area Safety Council will hold a grand opening this week for its new training campus. The ceremony for the facility, at 5213 Center St. in Pasadena, will begin at 3 p.m. on Nov. 13. Houston-based firms Kirksey Architecture and Tellepsen Builders designed and built the facility, respectively.


    Houston Area Safety Council to open new training campus
  • 05 NOV 2013 Westchase District office tower tops out

    Houston Business Journal
    The Westchase District’s next office tower topped out this week, and completion is slated for April. Two BriarLake Plaza, at 2050 W. Sam Houston Parkway and Briar Forest Drive, is on track to be a 12-story, 332,000-square-foot tower.

    Westchase district office tower tops out
  • 28 OCT 2013 Office of the Future

    Real Estate BISNOW (Hou)
    Since people can work from anywhere now, they go to offices for social and psychological reasons, says Boxer Property COO Justin Segal (here with moderator Kirksey EVP Brian Malarkey and fellow panelist Shell real estate project manager Pam Ewton at Bisnow's Office of the Future event).

    Office of the Future
  • 23 OCT 2013 Sylvan Beach Pavilion set for reopening

    ABC Channel 13
    Get a sneak peak of the new pavilion before it reopens its doors on Friday.

  • 26 SEP 2013 Noble Energy to break ground on phase II of new campus today

    Houston Business Journal
    After recently moving into its new, build-to-suit, Noble Energy Center One within its corporate campus, Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE: NBL) is breaking ground on its phase II of the development Thursday.


  • 18 SEP 2013 Four Hot Construction Trends

    Real Estate BISNOW (Hou)
    Development is everywhere we look these days (we opened our bedroom door yesterday and found a 21-story office building putting down roots). We gathered up experts to share four things happening in the dynamic industry.

  • 17 SEP 2013 Moody Rambin breaking ground on west Houston spec tower

    Houston Business Journal
    As expected, Houston-based Moody Rambin is breaking ground this week on its speculative 250,000-square-foot Town Centre I. The 10-story structure on Town & Country Boulevard at Queensbury Lane is scheduled for completion in the fourth quarter of 2014.

    Moody Rambin breaking ground on west Houston spec tower
  • 27 AUG 2013 Jacobs to lease new Energy Corridor building

    Houston Chronicle

    Jacobs Engineering has signed a lease for nearly 82,000 square feet of space in what will be a seven-story office building at 12140 Wickchester Lane, just north of Interstate 10 between Kirkwood and Dairy Ashford.

  • 27 AUG 2013 The Deal Sheet: CyrusOne

    Real Estate BISNOW (Hou)

    CyrusOne is gearing up development of two more facilities on its Houston West campus, which now totals 45 acres. The move will make the property the largest center for seismic exploration computing services in the country (and maybe the world).

  • 23 AUG 2013 Workplace design focuses on collaboration

    Houston Business Journal

    More companies are making the decision to abandon the hierarchical structure, which is an example of architecture reflecting the next generation’s workforce culture, said Brian Malarkey, executive vice president of Houston-based Kirksey Architecture.


    Workplace design focuses on collaboration, technology
  • 22 AUG 2013 PM Realty to break ground on office complex

    Houston Business Journal

    Houston-based PM Realty Group is breaking ground this month on Jacobs Plaza, part of the first phase of Woodbranch Park in the Energy Corridor. Houston-based Kirksey Architecture is the designer for the project, and PM Realty is also managing and leasing the complex.


  • 22 AUG 2013 CyrusOne readies to break ground

    Houston Business Journal

    CyrusOne Inc. (NYSE: CONE) is once again preparing to break ground on its Houston West data center campus, which serves as a data center hub for oil and gas companies.

  • 29 JUL 2013 Woodlands Township Town Hall receives LEED Gold

    Houston Chronicle

    The Woodlands Township Town Hall received Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design Gold certification Thursday, July 25 from the U.S. Green Building Council.


    The Woodlands Township Town Hall receives LEED Gold certification
  • 24 JUN 2013 Moody Rambin to begin work on new office complex

    Houston Business Journal

    Houston-based Moody Rambin will begin construction in September on the 10-story, 250,000-square-foot Town Centre I, on Town & Country Boulevard at Queensbury Lane.

    Moody Rambin to begin work on new office complex
  • 23 JUN 2013 Tall building ahead at west side shopping center

    Houston Chronicle

    The owners of Town & Country Village are planning to add some tall buildings to the sprawling low-rise shopping center on the west side of Houston. Moody Rambin said it will start construction in September on a 10-story office building with 250,000 square feet of high-end office space and a 1,390-car parking garage.

    Tall building ahead at west side shopping center
  • 01 APR 2013 Menninger Wins HBJ Landmark Award

    Houston Business Journal

    The Landmark Awards recognize real estate projects that have made a significant impression on the Houston landscape.

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