Desert Ridge Marketplace

Premier Retail Lifestyle Center

Desert Ridge Marketplace which opened in 2001 is an award-winning project which represents an evolution in shopping center development. This 110-acre retail lifestyle center consists of 1.2M SF of retail, dining and entertainment venues. The site is comprised of 4 distinct districts consisting of a Hard Goods District, Soft Goods District, Lifestyle Entertainment District and a Neighborhood Center. Featured tenants include Target, AMC Theatres, Dave & Buster’s and Albertson’s.

Optimus provided a comprehensive set of site civil engineering services inclusive of initial due diligence, cost studies, site civil construction documents, construction administration, staking, and day-to-day development coordination with several other developer consultants.

Mixed-Use/Retail Development
Vestar Development Co.
Phoenix, AZ
1.2 M SF of Retail
Fall 2001
  • Site Feasibility/Due Diligence Studies
  • A.L.T.A., Boundary and Topographic Surveys
  • Legal Descriptions and Exhibits
  • Prelim/Final Plats and Maps of Dedication
  • Hydrology Studies and Drainage Reports
  • Wash Mitigation Analysis, Bank Protection Plans and 404 Permitting
  • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans
  • Grading, Paving and Drainage Plans
  • Water, Fireline, Sewer (On & Offsite Plans)
  • Dry Utility Coordination
  • Offsite Road and Drainage Improvement Plans
  • Construction Assistance, Spot Inspections and Completion Certifications
  • Construction Survey, Staking and As-Builts