News Article | 6/23/2016

Breaking the Rules in Turtle Creek

Hillwood Urban will develop 3001 Turtle Creek Blvd into a 350k SF office space. Connecticut-based Pickard Chilton will design the building in partnership with Texas-based James Burnett as the landscape architect and Dallas-based BOKA Powell as the architect of record. We caught up with Hillwood EVP Ken Reese to hear what makes this project unique.

This project comes with an elevated sensitivity to greenspace, Ken tells us. “We spent a lot of time thinking about how the building integrates with the park-like environment around it,” he says.

Hillwood knew from the other projects it’s done in Turtle Creek (namely its own HQ) the importance of involving a landscape architect from the get-go. Unlike typical urban office developments where landscaping comes in during the final quarter with a couple of shrubs, Hillwood prioritized greenspace.

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