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Trinchera Place Mixed-Use Facility

RIM is the Architect of Record for this Mixed-Use Retail and Restaurant in East Hagatna, Guam. The building is a two-story concrete building with two restaurant tenant spaces downstairs and one office space upstairs. There is a roof top deck  set aside for future use. One restaurant…

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14 Nov 2016 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Michael Kors

This project is a renovation of an existing boutique space at The Plaza in Tumon, Guam. Work included interior renovation of the first and second floor of the boutique and redesign of the exterior façade. RIM Architects provided construction documents, construction contract administration, and bidding services…

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07 May 2015 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Miu Miu at DFS T Galleria

RIM Architects worked on the interior renovation of the Miu Miu boutique located within the DFS T Galleria in Tumon, Guam. RIM was responsible for the creation of construction documents sufficient for permitting and provided local architectural consulting services. Concept designs and shop drawings were…

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07 May 2015 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Cou Paris

Cou Paris was designed to house a collection of contemporary art jewelry and accessories featuring a group of Parisian designers. It is located in a small retail lot in the largest mixed-use development in the U.S., Santana Row. Situated at the heart of the expensive…

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13 Apr 2015 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Honolulu Design Center

The Honolulu Design Center (HDC), a 3-story, 80,000 GSF, modern retail building providing spaces that stimulate creativity, and offer highly interactive environments for all the creative arts. This high-end furniture center includes a fine dining restaurant, cafe, wine bar, and space for special events and…

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04 Jan 2015 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Tod’s

Tod’s is a 3-story, 4,300 SF retail development in the 2100 Kalakaua Building in Waikiki, Hawai`i. It specializes in high-end Italian leather accessories — from shoes to handbags. Two floors open to each other with a grand staircase connecting them. The lower two floors are…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

DoComo Pacific

RIM Architects upgraded the interior architectural design of this 5,100 SF retail facility to reflect Docomo’s brand and image without sacrificing functionality. The space functionality is best described as “form follows function”. The four different sections: customer service, retail operations, corporate accounts, and inventory maximize…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

DFS Tumon Bay Galleria

RIM completed Phase I of the new interior renovation for DFS Mid-Pacific Division. Working with RTKL from Los Angeles, RIM prepared design and construction documents and retail fixture design on this world-class retail facility. A number of luxury boutiques such as Chanel, Christian Dior and…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Sam Choy’s

This famous Hawaii restaurant chain was designed as a compliment to the UnderWater World (UWW) aquarium that shares the same building. Progression from UWW to the restaurant is introduced by a winding staircase with custom undulating handrails. At the top of the stairs, patrons are…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Dunhill

Located in the world-renown Ala Moana Shopping Center, Dunhill is a high-end retail establishment specializing in fine men’s apparel and accessories. RIM Architects worked with the tenants of this 2,000 square-foot store to renovate its interior and to develop a unique setting for a men’s…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

DFS Waikiki Expansion

In a combined effort to invigorate Waikiki, with the City and County of Honolulu and other private sector interests, DFS (Duty Free Shoppers) Galleria invested $65 million in renovations to completely re-invent the shopping experience in Hawai`i. In association with Kajioka Yamachi Architects, RIM developed…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Caffe Trieste

RIM Architects completed the concept design through construction administration for this new downtown San Francisco Italian Coffee House. The project involved the programming and design for the flow, function and aesthetics of an old-world Italian coffee house. The facility is adjacent to the Academy of…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Alumni Cafe

The goal: to identify how a renovation could provide a new user experience in a café Stanford University Alumni could be proud of. The solution: RIM developed an initial concept design with effective choices aimed to provide a fine dining ambiance for a popular 1,000 square-foot…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Best Buy Hawai`i – Aiea & Honolulu, HI

High impact image is important for national retailers and RIM Architects worked together with Best Buy to design functional stores with high visual impact. The Best Buy Aiea store was fitted into a challenging site between a historic bike trail and the high-traffic Kamehameha Highway….

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Hard Rock Cafe

This famously renowned restaurant is located in the heart of Tumon Bay, housed in the popular Outrigger Hotel development. At the time of opening, this café was the second largest Hard Rock Café in the world, comprised of 14,000 square-feet, including seating for approximately 380…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Hard Rock Cafe

Located on the second floor of the DFS Galleria, announced by a 24-foot-tall guitar at the entrance, the Saipan Hard Rock Café has been designed to flow together with the international retail store.  At 14,400 square feet, the restaurant is one of the largest restaurants…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Mulholland Brothers

RIM Architects (in conjunction with Larry Cash Architects) designed and served as Contract Administrator for Mulholland Brothers’ second furniture and apparel retail concept at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino retail development in Las Vegas. The architecture is a blend of modern, contemporary with rustic,…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Puma

Located in the special district of Waikiki, RIM Architects created a modern interpretation with a touch of the old Hawaiian design for PUMA’s flagship store in Waikiki. Built in 1953, this charming building was renovated to provide PUMA with a 2,800 square-foot retail space. Working…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Stanford University Ricker Dining Hall

With the need for a seismic retrofit, Ricker Hall became a wonderful opportunity for RIM’s team to provide a full remodel featuring a completely redesigned kitchen, dining, servery and study area. RIM led a design charette with Stanford Dining and the design team to determine…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Table 35

Renovating an existing coffee house to an upscale full service restaurant can be a challenge when on a limited budget.  RIM Architects was up to the task, first creating a concept design and then transforming the space into a trendy full service 70-seat wine bar…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Rafael Town Center

RIM provided design and construction administration services for renovations at the Rafael Town Center multi-family housing and mixed-use complex, including various amenity improvements to create stronger marketability of the 9-year old apartment/office/retail complex. Projects included a new and improved leasing office, community room, fitness center…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Arrillaga Family Dining Commons

Tasked with finding a new vision for a state-of-the-art Stanford University dining facility incorporating a focus on health, nutrition, and the athlete, RIM Architects with RIM Design collaborated with key stakeholders – the Residential and Dining Enterprises Director, head chefs, university project managers and the…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

JP Superstore

RIM Architects redesigned the exterior façade of the existing Tumon complex creating a contemporary, tropical retail experience that consolidate the various building façades of the facility. Design inspiration came from a “Nipa Hut”, an indigenous house in Asia, which has similar traditional architectural features historically…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

KFC

RIM Architects designed a more contemporary style KFC Restaurant in Tamuning for Guam Fast Foods, Inc. The exterior facade was designed using KFC prototype images and updated to a more modern look. A glowing glass box highlights the interior  operations. Exciting composition of dynamic geometric…

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16 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

Mera Vino Wine Boutique + Lounge

Mera Vino Wine Boutique & Lounge….beauty, exquisite, service. These are the three adjectives our Client expressed when describing to us his design vision for the wine boutique and lounge, located in a remote district in Livermore, California His desire was to provide his clientele a…

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15 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

University Center

Challenged with a 200,000 square foot shopping center struggling with an increasing number of vacant tenant spaces over a span of years, RIM was brought in to work with two major tenants:  the new mall owners, Sadler’s (Alaska’s premier furnishings supplier) and the University of…

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15 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments

The Mall at Sears

Beginning with a facility master plan on how to improve an outdated mall exterior RIM collaborated with the client’s project manager and multiple contractors to achieve a holistic remodel for two entry renovations and a full interior common area renovation. Following the study of scenarios,…

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15 Sep 2014 Posted by RIM Architects in no comments