44th Annual LABC Mixed Use Award – 8500

8500 is a mixed use development located on the bustling corner where Burton Way, San Vicente, and La Cienaga meet at the gateway to the Beverly Hills residential district. 5 levels of Type I construction host luxury apartments serviced with a rooftop pool, garden, and Trader Joes.

44th Annual LABC Chairman’s Award – Century Plaza

Century Plaza awarded Chairman’s Award by the Los Angeles Business Council at their 44th Annual Architectural Awards. Architectural Awards. This 1.5M sq. ft. mixed use project preserves the Century Plaza Hotel, adds 94K sq. ft. of retail and twin 46-story residential towers west of the hotel.

K2 Los Angeles: 688 Berendo – 301 units open in Koreatown

Located in Korea Town, 688 Berendo incorporates the Korean culture into its landscaping and community areas. It is the second of the first projects approved for a unique structural solution of “double podium” construction in Los Angeles. Retail occupies the ground floor with the1st level of residential over podium as Type I construction with 5…


Englekirk Promotes from Within

We are pleased to announce the promotion of the following individuals as they continue to bring ingenuity and expertise to their roles. Associate Principals Diana Erickson Nishi, PE, SE Vladimir A. Volnyy, PE, SE Vice President Thomas Y. Nishi, PE, SE Senior Project Directors Mahmoud Faghihi, PE, SE Ety Benichou, PE, SE Mohamed Hassan, PhD,…


Honolulu Update: Kaka’ako District Waihonua Tower

The Waihonua Tower is a new 43-story high rise located in the rapidly developing Kaka’ako district of Honolulu, adjacent to the Ala Moana shopping center. The 400’ tower consists of 341 residential units spread between floors 6-43 and is surrounded by six levels of podium which contains a lobby, storage units, parking, and a recreation…


Design-Build Student Housing – California State University Bakersfield

Englekirk adds another contribution to higher education to our portfolio. Check out the details of the design-build student housing development at California State University Bakersfield designed by Steinberg Architects. Located on the south side of campus, the new student housing complex consists of three 4-story buildings totaling 130,000 square feet. Here are some interesting highlights:…


The Meridian 6100 – Newport Beach

Here at Englekirk we are interested in utilizing and integrating new systems into our structural design. The Meridian 6100 in Newport Beach is no exception. Designed by MVE Studios, Meridian 6100 consists of 5 new residential buildings; each one varies between three to four stories above podium plus garage below. Located in Newport Beach this…


Veterans Village of Glendale Breaks Ground

Veterans Village of Glendale breaks ground on 56,437 square feet of residential in 4 stories to provide 43 units of affordable apartments. The complex will boast landscaped courtyards with barbeque areas, a community room, exercise room, and computer lab serviced with secured underground parking.  


Columbia Square Groundbreaking

Englekirk’s Principal Tony Ghodsi with District 13 Councilman Mitch O’Farrell and Jeff Zarrinnam of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce at the Columbia Square groundbreaking.

Hollywood Getting New Residential and Office Space!

Columbia Square breaks ground and is underway to bring new residential and office space to Hollywood. When completed, two 6-story office towers, one 20-story residential tower and a 2-story bungalow building will sit above five levels of subterranean parking with 1185 spaces.