Zach Gruen Earns Top 40 Under Forty Honors

We are excited to announce that HB Executive VP Zach Gruen was selected as an honoree for Albuquerque Business First’s 40 Under Forty Awards. This year’s group of recipients include accomplished architects, business owners, and medical professionals. A panel of judges evaluated the nominees based on their professional achievements, leadership, and community involvement.   Zach has been integral to HB’s […]

Irvin HS Transformation Begins

Campus-wide renovations and additions to El Paso Independent School District’s Irvin High School have begun. HB recently completed the design, procurement, and planning phase and is now mobilizing on site. Irvin High School is set to undergo over 106,000 sq ft of HVAC, electrical, and security improvements. Major security upgrades, part of a district-wide initiative, will include […]

New Renovation Supports Software Company’s Purpose

Tyler Technologies, a public sector software provider, is redefining the way government agencies manage information and deliver services to the public. The growing company selected HB to expand its Lubbock office and deliver a collaborative facility that supports their growth and vision.  The renovation features a new catwalk over the main entry way, a new elevator, a putting green, two game rooms, and client consultation rooms complete […]

Q & A with Intern Samer Hawash

Samer Hawash is a University of New Mexico student who joined the HB team as an Intern. He is currently working towards earning his Bachelor’s in Chemistry with a minor in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Operations. We sat down with Samer to learn more about his experience at HB:  What have you enjoyed most about your internship?  I’ve gained so much knowledge […]

HB Kicks Off New Headquarters for Austin Tech Firm

Technology infrastructure provider BryComm is set to build its new headquarters in Hutto, Texas. BryComm selected HB to provide Design-Build services on the project.  The 30,000 sq ft building will provide additional space for the rapidly growing company. BryComm’s expansion plans include doubling its workforce over the next five years and continuing to increase its capabilities. The company provides custom solutions for the design, installation, and maintenance of audiovisual, […]

Architect or Contractor? Santiago Gonzales Chooses His Own Path

He has pursued a career as both architect and contractor, and he continues to practice both. While that may sound like a contradiction to some, Santiago Gonzales is right where he wants to be.  After graduating with his master’s degree in architecture from the University of New Mexico in 2011, Gonzales began his internship at […]

A Reason to Play at El Paso Child Development Center

Children and staff at El Paso Armed Services YMCA have a new reason to go outside. On Thursday the YMCA dedicated its new Child Development Center playground, part of a local construction and donation effort led by HB.  The center’s 24-year-old playground suffered from dated equipment, worn-down landscaping, and rough, rocky sand for the kids […]

CYFD’s New Children’s Wellness Center Opens

On Thursday, New Mexico’s Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) celebrated the opening of its new Children’s Wellness Center. Located off I-40 in Albuquerque, the renovated facility will serve as a Receiving Center for children entering CYFD care, a visitation hub for families, and a headquarters for over 400 CYFD employees. The event, attended by […]

Share the Warmth 2018

Of all the holiday traditions, sharing is surely the most underrated. For the eighth straight year, HB Construction opened up its annual holiday party to the wider community, collecting clothing donations for CYFD, New Mexico Kids Matter, and Parkway Sommerville Center. Friends of HB—including architects, contractors, and community members—pitched in to help make the event successful. […]

Preserving Borger’s History

Fast forward twenty years into the future. No one knows what life will be like, but the time capsule left behind by Borger Middle School staff and students will give future generations an up-close look at 2018. The topping off ceremony and time capsule placement celebrates the renovation of the building at Borger Middle School […]