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Detroit Little Caesars Arena_Credit HOK 2 28 March 2017

Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena Set to Become a “Pillar of Urban Renewal”

Ryan Gedney describes the urban planning and design challenges surrounding Detroit’s Little Caesars Arena.

Engineering News-Record

Rogers Place + ICE District_hok.com 21 March 2017

HOK-Designed Rogers Place Praised by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman

“Seeing it finished, the arena, it’s nothing short of phenomenal,” said NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman.


Downtown Hartford 16 March 2017

HOK to Create Master Plan for Hartford’s Union Station Neighborhood

HOK and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff will work with Hartford and the state of Connecticut to study redevelopment options for 100 acres west of Union Station.

Hartford Courant

Designers of Detroit Red Wings Arena named Power Plays by Sports Business Journal. 15 March 2017

HOK’s Ryan Gedney Discusses the Impact of Sports-Anchored Mixed-Use Developments

Ryan Gedney talks to The Globe and Mail about the evolution of sports-anchored mixed-use districts and the growing impact of these developments on their cities.

The Globe and Mail

Avenue One_1 7 March 2017

HOK to Plan $1.2 Billion Mixed-Use Development in Omaha

Jasper Stone Development has unveiled plans for Avenue One, a 180-acre district in Omaha to be master planned by HOK.

Omaha World-Herald

Bill Kenworthey HOK 7 March 2017

William Kenworthey Joins HOK as Regional Planning Leader in the Northeastern U.S.

As an urban designer and registered architect, Kenworthey will lead HOK’s planning and urban design projects across the region.

HOK News

1st Place - Architecture 6 March 2017

HOK’s Philadelphia Practice Announces Winners of 2017 Futures Design Challenge

The design competition challenged students to create architectural and interior design solutions for the Viaduct Rail Park site in Philadelphia’s Center City District.

HOK News

Chris Fannin_block 20 January 2017

HOK Strengthens London Office With Three Key Additions

Chris Fannin, Lee Daniels and David Weatherhead have joined HOK’s London office.

HOK News