Firm led by UTA alum Ralph Hawkins opens Arlington office
January 11, 2008
(from Dallas Business Journal, 1/4/08)
Architecture firm HKS Inc. has opened a new office in Arlington.
Dallas-based HKS is designing the new Dallas Cowboys stadium in Arlington. The stadium is set to be the largest stadium in the National Football League, and is near to the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, which was also designed by HKS.
Arlington Memorial Hospital in December opened a new surgical tower designed by HKS.
HKS aims to have 25 employees at the Arlington office by the end of 2008. The architecture firm is led by Ralph Hawkins, a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington. Nasser Gittiban is managing the Arlington office’s operations.
HKS was founded in Dallas in 1939 and also has an office in Fort Worth, among its 23 offices globally.