Mariposa Land Port of Entry

About the Project

The project included a new 4-story main administrative building, head house, K9 kennels, commercial truck inspection docks, seizure vault, and in case of emergency hazard material area. Civil package included demolition of selected existing buildings and infrastructure, constructing retaining walls, compacting soil, and installing utilities. All work was performed under high security while one of America’s busiest land ports – the main entry point for fresh produce entering from Mexico – remained fully operational. LEED Gold.

Quick Facts

  • Location Nogales, AZ
  • Client General Services Administration (GSA)
  • Industry Infrastructure + Transportation
  • Line of Business Construction
  • Completion Date August 2014
  • Duration 53 Months
  • Contract Value $ 146,784,289
  • Sustainability LEED Gold
  • Square Footage 2,395,800 SF



Arizona Transportation Partnering Excellence Award
2015 BD+C Magazine Building Team Silver Award
2015 Alliant Build America Award – Partnering Excellence (AGC America) Merit Award
2015 Project of the Year in the Transportation
2015 ENR Global Best Project


2014 GSA Administrator Award
2014 Associated Minority Contractors of America (AMCA) Project of the Year
2014 American Institute of Architects – Western Mountain Region Honor Award
2014 American Institute of Architects / Arizona Goodwin Award


2013 – Best Use of Innovation


2010 – GSA Design Excellence Award Program – On the Boards Award in Communication Design
2010 – American Institute of Architects, Arizona – Merit Award – Unbuilt

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