Employee of the Month January 2022

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Winner: Bodhi Barney Nominated by Christian Uahinui I am honored to nominate one of the #backsightboyz for his CONSTANT IMPROVEMENT AND GROWTH. On many occasions, Bodhi has showcased his commitment to the FOCUS Core Ideology. Most recently, Bodhi was trusted to handle a house staking emergency in Hideout, a drive that would take over 1.5 hours […]

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Partner Profile: Scholz Architects

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Partner Profile: Scholz Architects Springville-based Scholz Architects is led by Kevin Scholz. He’s been designing commercial, residential, multi-family, industrial and municipal projects for 35 years. The firm provides full architectural services as well as planning, landscape architecture, and computer visualization. A companion company, Environments, provides full-service interior design. In addition to multi-family projects, Scholz Architects […]

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Project Spotlight: Marina Village at Daybreak

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Client: ICO Location: South Jordan, UT Project Duration: October 2021 Services: Structural Engineering Daybreak is a well-known master planned community in South Jordan. It is consistently ranked as one of the top-selling communities in the United States due to its numerous amenities and quality of life. Marina Village is a lakeside townhome community at Daybreak. […]

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Engineering for Commercial Development

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Because we know markets change and we must be able to meet the demands of both commercial and residential projects, FOCUS determined the best way to truly meet client needs and expectations was to provide two distinct site civil engineering departments: residential and commercial. Our two departments comprise experts who fully understand the complexities of […]

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In FOCUS: Gabriela Maldonado, Project Engineer | Structural

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Gabriela Maldonado came to FOCUS for growth opportunities as a young professional, and was drawn in by the firm’s culture of constant development within teams and in expertise. “I am very motivated to progress in my career and innovate within my industry,” she said. With her people-oriented personality, she has been the perfect fit for […]

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The Benefits of Podium-Style Buildings

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Utah Developers and Contractors Turn to Efficient Structural Design for Mixed-Use and Multifamily Buildings As the price of land continues to go up alongside construction materials costs, podium-style buildings are becoming more commonplace in the residential construction market. Podium buildings—also known as platform or pedestal—comprise multiple stories of light-frame wood construction over one or two […]

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