Arizona Forge at Roy Place

August 7, 2019

The historic Roy Place Building at 44 N Stone Ave, built in 1928 (Photo courtesy of University of Arizona – Business Affairs Planning, Design and Construction).

 

Under Construction:

The University of Arizona (UA) is undergoing a $2 million project to renovate the historic Roy Place building at 44 N Stone Ave. According to Arizona Forge, once completed the space will combine two disparate industries, align with UA Research unit(s), provide incubator for early stage startups, be a workspace for industry partners sponsoring projects and create an interaction space for students on corporate projects or with startups.

According to the UA Planning, Design and Construction project page: Construction of toilet rooms, along with other building system upgrades and building modernization for tenant improvements on the 1st and 2nd floors. Renovations to include the main public areas and tenant fit-out areas on the 1st floor; business startup / incubator space, kitchenette, office areas, and conference rooms on the 2nd floor. Demolition & Construction started on 7/22/2019 with an anticipated completion date of 12/6/2019.

 

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