July 8, 2015

The last several months have seen lots of good news from all over DPR. Check out a snapshot of company news, including project milestones, community outreach, industry events, and awards in the Across DPR section of the latest DPR Review newsletter.

Some highlights include:

  • The 1.2-million-sq.-ft. luxury JW Marriott Austin hotel (the largest JW Marriott in North America) is completed ahead of schedule for an early opening;  
  • DPR wins an Excellence in Safety Award for the 12th year in a row with an incident rate of 1.07 compared to the industry average of 3.8;
  • The 878,000-sq.-ft. UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay opens on schedule;
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognizes DPR's company-wide 31 percent reduction in greenhouse gases with a Climate Leadership Award in Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management; 
  • Arizona Commercial Real Estate (AZRE) magazine honors DPR with three Real Estate Development (RED) awards this year, bringing the total wins since 2009 to eight.

The JW Marriott Austin had more than 520,000 room nights reserved through the year 2021 before it opened.