An entire city block in downtown New Orleans is being transformed into the Jung Hotel, a $130-million project with a $76-million construction tab.
Over the last three years, Baton Rouge-based Performance Contractors has steadily climbed up ENR Texas & Louisiana’s annual Top Contractors ranking, going from 19th in 2014 to 14th in 2015 and now up to No. 8 in 2016.
Many firms endured the economic hardships of the 2008 recession with varying degrees of success, but Fort Worth-based Huckabee took a novel approach: It retained staff and boosted its expertise while work was limited, waiting for the right opportunity to help clients start building again.
ENR’s Excellence in Safety Award is now in its fifth year as part of the annual regional Best Projects competition. This year, ENR Texas & Louisiana is singling out five projects for their outstanding safety records and job-site procedures.
After weeks of review, judging has finally wrapped up for ENR Texas & Louisiana’s 2016 Best Projects competition.