| Planning |
NEVADA The State of Nevada Public Works Board plans to build a 40,000-sq-ft, 36-bed acute-care psychiatric facility for children and adolescents in Las Vegas. The project is valued at $16.1 million. State of Nevada Public Works Board, 1830 E. Sahara Ave., Las Vegas, 89104. DR# 09-00573753.
| Contracts/Bids/Proposals |
CALIFORNIA The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission has awarded S.J. Amoroso Construction Co. a $29.6- million contract for the seismic retrofit of the North Basin of the University Mound Reservoir, located at University and Felton streets. The project involves general rehabilitation, such as replacing reservoir lining material and valves, and seismic rehabilitation of the reservoir walls and roof. The project is slated to begin in late August 2009 and be completed in June 2011. S.J. Amoroso Construction Co., 390 Bridge Parkway, Redwood Shores, 94065.
FLORIDA The Sunny Isles Beach City Council has awarded a $9.2-million contract to Coastal Construction Group for the construction of Sunny Isles Beach Heritage Park and parking garage, a four-acre multi-use facility located at 19200 Collins Ave. in Sunny Isles Beach. The park will contain two playgrounds, a gazebo, a basketball court and an exercise trail. In addition, the project will include a 500-space parking garage, a concession stand and public restrooms. The parking garage is scheduled for completion in June 2010, while the park is expected to be completed by July or August 2010. Coastal Construction Group, 5959 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, 33126.
NEW JERSY The New Jersey Dept. of Transportation has awarded a $15-million contract to AECOM Technology Corp. for construction management and inspection services. The work involves completing the second phase of the replacement of causeway bridges and road sections of Route 52. The project, valued at $250 million, will eliminate two drawbridges at Ocean City and Somers Point and eliminate Somers Point Circle, as well as make improvements to MacArthur Blvd. It is partially funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. It is expected to be completed in 2012. AECOM Technology Corp., 555 S. Flower St., Los Angeles, Calif. 90071.
WISCONSIN The U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs has awarded a $26.9-million design-build contract to the C3T Construction Co. for a spinal-cord injury center at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center. The two-story, 67,000-sq-ft free-standing building will provide 38 outpatient beds and include space for recreational and physical therapy, a specialty clinic and a kitchen. It will have a connecting tunnel to the main hospital building. Design and construction will overlap, and completion is expected in less than two years. C3T Construction Co., 6045 North 55th, Milwaukee, 53218.
| Bid/Proposal Dates |
FLORIDA 9/9 Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum Inc., 1 Tampa City Center, Tampa, 33602, Dept. of Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic, located at Diplomat Parkway and Corbett Road in Cape Coral. The project, estimated between $50 and $100 million, consists of a two-story, 220,000-sq-ft building. Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum Inc., 1 Tampa City Center, Tampa, 33602. DR#03-00869932.
MASSACHUSETTS 9/9 HMFH Architects Inc., 130 Bishop Allen Drive, Cambridge, 02139, new Hanover High School in Hanover. The project, valued at $46 million, includes demolition of the old high school building and construction of a new three-story, 157,000-sq-ft high school. HMFH Architects Inc., 130 Bishop Allen Drive, Cambridge, 02139. DR#02-00739740.
KENTUCKY 9/10 Holzman Moss Architecture, 214 West 29 St., 17th floor, New York, NY 10001, Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center in Bowling Green. The 94,305-sq-ft facility will include a 1,600-seat proscenium theater and rehearsal hall. The project is valued at $31.9 million and will be delivered via CM-at-risk. Holzman Moss Architecture, 214 West 29 St., 17th floor, New York, N.Y., 10001. DR# 01-00767185.
KANSAS 9/10 Gossen Livingston Associates, 420 S. Emporia, Wichita, 67202, Dodge City special events center, located at 4100 W. Comanche in Dodge City. The two-story, 100,000-sq-ft building will have a seating capacity of 7,000, with both fixed and telescopic seating. The project is estimated at $30 to $40 million. Gossen Livingston Associates, 420 S. Emporia, Wichita, 67202. DR# 97-00143104.