Mountain West Architecture - Construction in progress - Hawx Pest Conrtol at Business Depot Ogden

Project Update – Hawx at Business Depot Ogden

Mountain West Architecture is proud to partner with Hawx Pest Control, BDO and E.K. Bailey Construction on an exciting project. Hawx’s corporate headquarters will include offices, training room, conference areas, large break areas, and a call center. Stacked shipping containers are being repurposed for offices and vibrant colors, break areas, and open work space all set the tone for this …

Catholic Community Services warehouse addition under construction, designed by Mountain West Architecture

CCS – The Steel is Up!

The Steel is up at Catholic Community Services food warehouse facility. Mountain West Architecture is thrilled to partner with CCS and Wadman Construction on this critical part of reaching those in need here in Northern Utah.

Mountain West Architecture construction started for Aloha Behavioral Consultants in Ogden, Utah

Construction Underway – Aloha Behavioral Consultants

Construction is well underway at Aloha Behavioral Consultant’s new 2-story addition that will transform the former service station shell into an edgy, modern facility. We are so happy to be able to provide Aloha with a beautiful, expanded space where they can continue helping people with their services. As well, we’re proud to be partnering with Wasatch West Contracting for …

Is it time to reclaim your workspace?

Have you heard about the open-office design model? Perhaps you work in one already. Many offices are implementing this design in order to create a modern and spacious work environment with the hopes of improving team collaboration and communication, but are managing to achieve the opposite. In the Washington Post, Lindsey Kaufman wrote a personal essay noting her experience with …

Completed Church Renovation – Cheyenne, WY

Highlands United Presbyterian Church in Cheyenne, WY just completed their extensive church renovation. Highlands approached Mountain West in the fall of 2013 and the process was set into motion.  The major areas tackled were the foyer, sanctuary, restrooms, kitchen and dining hall, as well as the exterior facade.  All interior areas received updated flooring materials and lighting that better served …

FREE Plan > Consult > Launch Meetings

Here at MWA we are having a busy and blessed year for sure! If you’re not familiar with us, we’re a group of believers that devotes our lives to ministry design and construction throughout the Mountain West.  Whether it’s a Master Plan, New Facility, Feasibility Study, Site Acquisition Studies, or a Facility Makeover- check out MWA!  We invite you to …

Build Your Team Early, Part 2: integrated project delivery advantages

As mentioned in our earlier blog, Build Your Team Early Part 1, we constantly advise new clients to select a builder early to take advantage of integrated project delivery. We know, we know… the readers are asking, “Well, what are those advantages?” Collaboration through integrated project delivery approach. It’s important to select a builder who’s aligned with your mission and …

Build Your Team Early, Part 1: integrated project delivery method

“If construction was easy everyone would be doing it,” is a common phrase in our line of work. Have you ever begun a construction project – a new church building or even a home expansion or remodel – only to realize that your construction team wasn’t aligned with your vision for the project? Sometimes the construction team may be slightly …

Attention: construction companies

MWA is developing Builder Alliances that cover the entire West. The firm’s unsurpassed experience in partnering with general contractors on the design-build projects for educational and church clients gives both organizations a competitive advantage. Mark Hilles has developed alliances with dozens of builders over the past 15 years. These alliances provide value to our clients and partner vendors as well. …