CASE STUDY: Phoenix Union Bioscience High School, Phoenix, Arizona, Orcutt | Winslow

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Formal name of building: Phoenix Union Bioscience High School

512 East Pierce Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85004

Completion Date

Gross square footage
52,456 sq. ft.

Total construction cost

Phoenix Union High School District

Orcutt | Winslow
3003 North Central Avenue
Sixteenth Floor
Phoenix, Arizona 85012
T: 602.257.1764
F: 602.257.9029

Personnel in architect's firm who should receive special credit:
Russ R Sanders, AIA – Project Architect (Registered Architect)
Paul D Winslow, FAIA - Partner in Charge (Registered Architect)

Architect of record: Paul D Winlsow, FAIA

Interior designer:
Ellen Tehan

Zee Engineering; Electrical
Kraemer Consulting Engineers, PLLC; Mechanical
Hess-Rountree; Civil
Caruso Turley Scott; Structural
Sloat Landscape Architects, LLC; Landscape

Foodservice: A2O Foodservice Design & Consulting

General contractor:
Concord General Contracting
4215 East McDowell Road
Suite 201
Mesa, Arizona 85215 

A.F. Payne Photographic
4703 S. Lakeshore Drive, Suiite 6
Tempe, AZ   85282
Phone: 480-804-9565
Fax: 480-804-9609

Jason Hetrick, [n]fuse STUDIO - Orcutt | Winslow

CAD system, project management, or other software used:
Graphisoft Archicad (for Building Information Model [BIM] and all architectural construction documents)

Cinema 4D (for renderings and animations).

Project Management via Orcutt | Winslow’s proprietary Virtual Project, a web-interfaced Oracle database system.


Product Specification

Exterior cladding
Masonry: Sun Valley Masonry

Metal/glass curtainwall: Carlson Glass

Concrete: Precast-TPAC; Tilt-up – Jones Concrete

EIFS, ACM, or other: Stucco; Western One-coat

Built-up roofing: Neogard

Aluminum: Carlson Glass

Glass: Solexia

Metal doors: Nelson Holland

Fire-control doors, security grilles: Overhead Door Company

Special doors (sound control, X-ray, etc.):Overhead Glass Doors - Raynor

Locksets: Sargent

Hinges: McKinney

Closers: Sargent

Exit devices: Sargent

Pulls: Trimco

Interior finishes
Acoustical ceilings: Armstrong

Suspension grid: Armstrong

Cabinetwork and custom woodwork: Lab Casework: Fisher Hamilton – metal

Other Casework: Custom plastic laminate

Paints and stains: ICI Paints

Plastic laminate: Wilsonart, Formica

Special surfacing: Corian

Floor and wall tile: American Olean (wall) & Marazzi Tile (floor) – Bathrooms

Resilient flooring:Armstrong

Carpet: Lee’s

Office furniture: By Owner

Reception furniture: By Owner

Fixed seating: By Owner

Chairs: By Owner

Tables: By Owner

Upholstery: By Owner

Other furniture: By Owner

Interior ambient lighting: Peerless, Zumtobel

Downlights: Peerless, Zumtobel

Elevators/Escalators:  ThyssenKrupp

Add any additional building components or special equipment that made a significant contribution to this project:

Signage: Mountain States


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