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ARIZONA Entellus Inc. has been selected by the city of Mesa, Dept. of Engineering, to provide design services for improvements to Broadway Road between 70th Street and Hawes Road. The project includes two through lanes and a bike lane in each direction, as well as street lighting, signals and landscaping. The project is valued at $11 million. Entellus Inc., 2255 N. 44th St., Suite 125, Phoenix, 85008.
GEORGIA Turner Construction Co. has been awarded a $63-million contract by the Georgia Institute of Technology to provide construction services on the G. Wayne Clough Undergraduate Learning Commons. The 220,000-sq-ft facility will include classrooms; a learning center that connects students with faculty, post-doctoral fellows, graduate teaching assistants and student peers on a walk-in basis; science laboratories; lecture halls and an information commons equipped with computer workstations. The project is scheduled for completion in May 2011. Turner Construction Company, 375 Hudson St., New York City, 10014.
ILLINOIS Leopardo Cos. Inc. has been awarded a $13.5-million contract by Jewel-Osco to demolish an existing Jewel-Osco store in Chicago and build a new Jewel-Osco supermarket. The new two-story, 84,000-sq-ft store will triple the size of the previous facility and include 124 underground parking spaces. The project is aiming for LEED Silver status and will include a prevegetated modular green roofing system. The project is expected to be completed by August 2010. Leopardo Cos. Inc., 5200 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates, 60192.
IOWA Neumann Brothers Inc. was awarded on Jan. 14, 2010, a $24.9-million firm-fixed-price contract by the National Guard Bureau Iowa for the design and construction of a new Armed Forces Reserve Center with field maintenance shop in Middletown. The project is expected to be completed by January 2012. Neumann Brothers Inc., 1435 Ohio St., Des Moines, 50314.
NEW YORK Consigli Construction Co. Inc. has been awarded a $46-million contract to renovate Building 757 at the United States Military Academy at West Point. The project entails a gut renovation of the existing 112,000-sq-ft library to create a science center to accommodate the growing chemistry and physics departments. The project also will entail preserving the historic fabric of the building, including stained-glass windows, wainscoting, marble and bookcases. It will include creating a continuous slab to replace the existing footings as part of a seismic upgrade. Consigli Construction Co. Inc., 72 Sumner St., Milford, Mass. 01757.
NORTH DAKOTA The Meinecke-Johnson Co. was awarded a $7.2-million firm-fixed-price contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for the construction of an Army Reserve Center in Fargo. The project is expected to be completed by May 2011. Meinecke-Johnson Company., Five N. 14th St., Fargo, 58108.
OREGON Andersen/West Coast Contractors Joint Venture has been awarded a $28-million CM/GC contract by the Port of Newport to build the new National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Marine Operations Center-Pacific. The facility will be constructed on a five-acre site along the south bank of Yaquina Bay in the South Beach area of Newport. The upland facility will include a LEED-certified office building and warehouse. The in-water work comprises a 1,300-ft-long wharf connected to the land by two 260-ft-long trestles. The wharf will provide berths for four NOAA ships, as well as two visiting vessels, for a total of six berths. The project is expected to be completed by June 2011. Andersen/West Coast Contractors Joint Venture, 67120 N. Cutter Circle, Portland, 97217.
SOUTH CAROLINA J2 Engineering Inc. has been awarded a $7.1-million firm-fixed-price task order under a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple-award construction contract for repair of Buildings 330 and 333 at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island in Beaufort. The project is expected to be completed by June 2011. J2 Engineering Inc., 6921 Pistol Range Rd., Suite 101, Tampa, 33635.
TEXAS AECOM Technology Corp. has been awarded a $30-million contract by Prairie Link Constructors to complete the design of state Highway 161, phase four. The project entails a new, 6.5-mile link in the highway loop around Dallas. The project, which has an estimated construction value of $416 million, is slated for completion during 2012. AECOM Technology Corp., 555 S. Flower St., Los Angeles, 90071.
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ALABAMA 2/16 Faith Based LLC, Six Office Park Circle, Birmingham, 35223, student housing. The project entails construction of seven dormitories of 63,961 sq ft each, containing 315 units, and a 5,650-sq-ft clubhouse and swimming pool. Developer Faith Based LLC is building the housing at 1104 Dr. Edward Hilliard Drive in Tuscaloosa and will lease the completed buildings to the University of Alabama. The project is valued at $10 million. Faith Based LLC, Attn: Rich Wingo, Six Office Park Circle, Suite 306, Birmingham, 35223. DR# 09-00747011.
CALIFORNIA 2/18 (proposals due) San Mateo County Transit District/SamTrans/JPB, Contracts and Procurement, 1250 San Carlos Ave., Floor 2, San Carlos, 94070. The Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board is seeking proposals for construction management services for the Caltrain Bridge Program in San Francisco and San Mateo counties, the San Bruno Grade Separation Project and the South San Francisco Caltrain Parking-Lot Project along the Peninsula Corridor rail line. The project includes raising rail lines, lowering roadways, renovation of bridges and regrading and re-paving of the parking lot. The overall program is valued at $133 million. San Mateo County Transit District/SamTrans/JPB, Contracts and Procurement, 1250 San Carlos Ave., Floor 2, San Carlos, 94070.
CALIFORNIA 2/18 Tulare District Healthcare System, Attn: Denise Perry, 869 N. Cherry St., Tulare, 93274, hospital expansion. The Tulare District Hospital expansion will be a four-story, 120,000-sq-ft building. The project is valued at $50 million. Tulare District Healthcare System, Attn: Denise Perry, 869 N. Cherry St., Tulare, 93274. DR# 03-00654246.
UTAH 2/23 Whiterocks Irrigation Co., Attn: Craig Hansen, P.O. Box 301, LaPoint, 84039, two dams. The project entails construction of an earth-fill dam approximately 100 ft high and a saddle dam approximately 25 ft high, near Tridell. The two dams will form a reservoir with a capacity of approximately 2,560 acre-feet. The project will include excavation and preparation of the dam foundations, construction of both dams, outlet works, emergency spillway, and installation of monitoring peizometers. The project is valued at $10 million. Whiterocks Irrigation Co., Attn: Craig Hansen, P.O. Box 301, LaPoint, 84039. DR# 10-00406259