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Posted by on Jan 1, 2020 in News

Designing Rove Hotel

We have been asked by EMAAR to prepare detailed designs for Rove Hotel located within the Marassi Resort on the north coast of Egypt overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. To date, R/Hdo has worked with EMAAR and various Architects to design three other hotels located within the resort – the Vida and Address Hotels, and the Golf Club and Hotel as well as Beach Club and the Marassi Bay, Valencia, Blanca, and Greek Village Residential communities.  

This also marks our 14th straight year of working on projects in the Middle East, our first project being a 2006 Feasibility Study for a Paramount Parks project to be located in Dubai.  Since 2006 we have worked on additional projects in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, El Sharma, Kuwait, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia.  

Another Project Finished with Hoag Presbyterian Memorial Hospital

This year we completed our 80th project for Hoag Presbyterian Memorial Hospital headquartered in Newport Beach!  Our work with Hoag started with the Support Services Center in 1986 and has included all of the new facilities and major renovation projects as well as landscape specific projects that include entry signage, streetscapes, physical rehabilitation gardens and sitting gardens for health care workers and the visiting public.  In addition to working on the Newport Beach campus, we have helped Hoag on projects in Huntington Beach, Irvine and Foothill Ranch. 

Schlitterbahn Water Parks

This summer we were asked to assist Cedar Fair Entertainment Company in preparing Master Plans and specific designs for their newest acquisition the Schlitterbahn Water Parks in New Braunfels and Galveston, Texas.  The Master Plans will provide guidance for immediate improvements to be completed before the next operating season as well as long term improvements to be completed over the next ten years.

Designing New Library Lecture Hall

Robert Coffee Architects and R/Hdo were just selected by the City of Newport Beach to design the new Library Lecture Hall to be located adjacent to the Main Library and City Hall on Avocado Street.  This high-profile project is the third major public project we have assisted the City with; others include the highly acclaimed Oasis Senior Center and the award-winning Marina Park.

Malibu Golf Club

We have joined the Cuningham Group Architects in Master Planning the 650-acre Malibu Golf Club located in world-famous Malibu, California. The site and existing Golf Club were completed destroyed in the 2018 Woolsey Fire.  The new Owner hopes to rebrand the property and create a unique hospitality destination. More details to come as the project plans are developed.

Completed Plans for 6400 Canoga

Working with Hetzel Design we completed plans for 6400 Canoga a new 34 story, mixed-use residential tower to be located in Warner Center in the West Valley of Los Angeles County. The developer is Sandstone Development. This striking architectural icon will be the first residential tower located in the “The Valley” and though not yet constructed has received high marks from the local Neighborhood Planning Associations and the City of LA Planning Department.  R/Hdo designed the ground level gardens as well as the pool podium and 51st floor Skydeck.