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Sports + Recreation + Entertainment

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14 June 2017

ESPN Names HOK a Finalist for Sports Humanitarian of the Year Awards

ESPN’s nomination honors the firm’s work designing environmentally smarter stadiums and arenas.

HOK News

13 June 2017

Clemson University’s Allen N. Reeves Football Operations Complex Wins Building Team Award

The complex was constructed in 13 months with zero change orders and within South Carolina’s strict cost limitations.

Building Design + Construction

12 June 2017

HOK Unveils Design for Yas Arena in Abu Dhabi

The 18,000-person capacity venue will be the first multipurpose built arena in the city and has been designed to accommodate a wide variety of sports and entertainment events.

HOK News

1 June 2017

New HOK Video: Designing the Perfect Rugby Stadium

HOK’s John Rhodes gathered four world-class rugby players—Jamie Roberts, Tim Visser, James Horwill and Danny Care—to discuss the rugby stadium of the future.

HOK News


30 May 2017

Chris Devolder Named Managing Principal of HOK’s Kansas City Office

As a senior project leader and sustainable design leader for HOK’s Sports + Recreation + Entertainment group, he has more than two decades of experience.

HOK News

18 May 2017

California Baptist University’s Events Center Nears Completion

Designed by HOK and SVA Architects, the 5,200-seat arena creates a new home for the university’s men’s and women’s basketball, volleyball and wrestling teams.

The Press-Enterprise

25 April 2017

James Braam Discusses the Evolution of Campus Recreation Facilities

“It’s not just the wow factor, it’s the lifestyle, the idea of embracing wellness,” says Braam.

Athletic Business

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