(PHOENIX – Jan. 8, 2016) W.J. Maloney Plumbing has concluded its work as the plumbing contractor on the total interior renovation of the historic 13-story Monroe Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Phoenix.
W.J. Maloney Plumbing installed all of the building’s plumbing including complete water and natural gas piping, replacing most of the storm water system, adding new fixtures in both the common areas and 170 guest rooms.
The $40 million renovation included the use of historical finishes in the lobby and throughout the interior of the hotel.
Ryan Cos. was the general contractor on the project.
Originally completed in 1932, the landmark tower was long called the Professional Building and was home to Valley Bank & Trust. The building’s exterior was used in the opening scene of the 1960 movie Psycho, directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
“Our work on the Monroe Hilton Garden Inn adds to our portfolio of high profile projects in the revitalizing downtowns of the Phoenix area,” said Kathryn “Kitty” Maloney-Langmade, president of W.J. Maloney Plumbing. “This project, along with our work on all four phases of CityScape Phoenix, including the design/build of the infrastructure for the 13-story addition to the Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix, as well as Hayden Ferry Lakeside in Tempe, demonstrate our expertise and ability to handle large-scale, high-rise plumbing projects.”
Among the company’s other recently completed projects are: Sloan Park, the spring training home of the Chicago Cubs in Mesa, the Orthopedic and Spine Inpatient Surgical (OASIS) Hospital in Phoenix, the solar thermal project at the University of Arizona, the Sky Train Project at Sky Harbor International Airport and the Mariposa Land Port of Entry expansion near Nogales.
W.J. Maloney Plumbing has been a leading plumbing contractor in the greater metropolitan Phoenix area since 1964 and last year was named was named the first-ever Reeves Journal Western Contractor of the Year.
Working with many of the state’s largest general contractors, the company has provided exemplary design-build plumbing, from tenant improvements to complex multi-story projects that include many of the most prominent buildings in the Valley.
W.J. Maloney Plumbing also provides extensive commercial and residential service, maintenance and repair and is Small Business Enterprise (SBE) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) certified. For more information, call (602) 944-5516 or visit www.wjmaloney.com.