412 Williamson Street Hotel in Savannah Tops Out

ATLANTA, Ga. – Winter Construction has topped out the new seven-story, 173-key hotel in the historic River Street area of Savannah, Georgia. With more than 175 attendees, the event celebrated the superstructure being completed and all of the hard work of the company, its partners and subcontractors. The 412 Williamson Street hotel property spans an entire city block, and the hotel includes two levels of parking and retail space, and a total of 162,000 square feet. The hotel’s layout includes five levels of guest rooms, a fitness area, meeting space, a pool, a lobby bar, a restaurant on River Street … Read more

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Knutson Awarded Hoover Elementary School Addition, IAQ Updates

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Knutson Construction has been selected as construction manager for the $10-million indoor air quality upgrade and preschool addition for Hoover Elementary School, located in Rochester, Minnesota. The addition, which will begin construction in September 2017, will include a gymnasium/cafeteria, two conference rooms, three offices, lockers, restrooms and roughly 19 additional classrooms. The IAQ upgrades are slated to begin in June 2018 and both phases will be completed by the start of the school year in September 2018. Hoover Elementary School was built in 1968 and sits on nearly ten acres of property on Elton Hills Drive NW. … Read more

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Burrard Development Selects Builder for 40-Story Residential Tower NEXUS

SEATTLE, Wash. – Skanska has signed a contract with Burrard Development to build NEXUS, a 40-story, 382-unit high-rise residential condominium tower in Seattle, Washington. Skanska USA Building will include the full $151.6-million value of the contract its Q1 2017 order bookings. The architect of record, Weber Thompson, has created a landmark design that will be an instantly recognizable feature of the Seattle skyline: a series of cubes offset by eight degrees, creating dynamic transition floors with unique amenities and residential terraces. Located at the corner of Minor Ave. and Howell St., NEXUS will be more than 400-feet tall with 590,349 … Read more

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Ground Broken on $11M Temple Beth El Campus Construction, Renovation Project

BOCA RATON, Fla. – Ground was broken recently for the Temple Beth El of Boca Raton, Florida construction and renovation of its Schaefer Family Campus. Kaufman Lynn Construction will oversee the $11-million project that is expected to be completed in phases with the first phase to be completed this fall and overall completion scheduled for late 2019. The Schaefer Family Campus Phase 1 improvements will include renovation of the existing 5,597-square-foot sanctuary and 4,127-square-foot atrium. Phase 2 will include a major renovation including an expanded covered entry, lobby and welcome center, a new chapel and an adult learning center. The … Read more

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