Pulse: Project News for the Week of February 11, 2019
Arkansas Texarkana Regional Airport is planning to build a two-story, 37,000-sq-ft terminal. It is being designed by McClelland Consulting Engineering Inc., and is valued at $15 million. Texarkana Regional Airport, 201 Airport Drive, Texarkana, 71854. DR#18-00722018.
Colorado Ragain Sports LLC is planning to construct a new stadium for its Colorado Springs Switchbacks soccer team. The 10,000-seat stadium will be located on a site bordered by West Cimarron Street, West Moreno Avenue, South Sierra Madre Street and Sahwatch Street. The Switchbacks play in the USL Championship league. The project is valued between $25 million and $50 million. Ragain Sports LLC, 234 N. Tejon St., Colorado Springs, 80903. DR#18-00748668.
Florida Airglades International Airport LLC, a developer, is planning to privatize Airglades Airport in Clewiston, which is currently a public general aviation facility owned by Hendry County. Plans call for building a 10,000-ft runway and a perishable air cargo complex, which will primarily handle the shipment of flowers, fruit, vegetables and seafood being imported from Central America. Crawford, Murphy & Tilly has been hired to perform front end planning and environmental studies. Airglades International Airport LLC, 111 Ponce de Leon Ave., Clewiston, 33440. DR#17-00582558.
Kentucky Churchill Downs Inc. is planning an expansion project. The project includes a historical race-wagering machine facility featuring up to 1,500 machines, a 125-room hotel, a 1,200-person-capacity grandstand, a 3,000-person-capacity outdoor amphitheater and stage, and an equestrian center with indoor and outdoor arenas. The project is valued at $50 million. Churchill Downs Inc., 600 N. Hurstborne Parkway, Louisville, 40222. DR#18-00719360.
Montana GMD Development LLC is planning to develop the Larkspur Commons housing development in Bozeman. It will total between 250 and 280 units, with a mix of apartments in three-story buildings and townhomes. Some units will be reserved for senior independent living. The project is valued at $35 million. GMD Development LLC, 520 Pike St., Seattle, 98101. DR#19-00520385.
Pennsylvania Post Brothers Apartments is planning to convert the Quaker Building, a warehouse located at 900 N. Ninth St. in Philadelphia, to a 350-unit apartment building with some retail and office space on the lower floors. The 350,000-sq-ft building, with one section 10 floors tall, and another six floors, was erected in 1918 as a warehouse for Strawbridge & Clothier, a department store chain. The project includes the construction of a parking structure for 135 vehicles on an adjacent lot. The project is valued at $100 million. Coscia Moos Architecture LLC will design it. Post Brothers Apartments, 1 Winding Drive, Philadelphia, 19131. DR#17-00819086.
Bids, Contracts, Proposals
California The Los Angeles County Sanitation District has awarded a $630-million contract to Dragados USA Inc. for the Clearwater Project. The project entails constructing a 7-mile-long, 18-ft-dia precast concrete segmental lining tunnel to convey treated effluent from the Joint Water Pollution Control Plant in Carson to existing ocean outfalls at Royal Palms Beach in San Pedro. In addition, the project includes a 14-ft-dia connecting pipe, a 60-ft-dia shaft, junction structure, manifold structure and two valve structures. Construction will begin in 2019 and be completed in 2026. Dragados USA Inc., Attn: Chad Mathes, Project Manager, 3200 Park Center Drive, Costa Mesa, 92626. DR#18-00679274.
North Carolina Evans General Contractors has begun constructing the administration part of a manufacturing complex for Egger Wood Products LLC in Lexington, including an office building with a showroom and training center. Gray Construction is constructing all manufacturing dedicated buildings of the particleboard production plant, including warehouses. The project is valued at $700 million. Evans General Contractors, 124 Verdae Blvd., Greenville, S.C. 29607. DR#18-00627511.
Bid, Proposal Dates
New Jersey 2/26 The Somerset Raritan Valley Sewer Authority is seeking bidders to construct a storm control treatment facility in Bridgewater. The project will include a flow control chamber, influent screening and pumping facility, primary clarifier, compressible media filters, UV disinfection system and effluent pumping system. Kleinfelder is the designer. The project is valued at $19.7 million. Somerset Raritan Valley Sewer Authority, Attn: Ronald Anastasio, Executive Director, 50 Polhemus Lane, Bridgewater, 08807. DR#16-00523625.
Ohio 3/28 The Ohio Dept. of Transportation is seeking bidders to carry out a major reconstruction of Interstate 75 in Wood County. The project involves reconstructing and widening portions of I-75 from the Glenwood Road overpass to just north of the South Avenue interchange, including the interchange ramps. The project includes replacing the Disalle Bridge over the Maumee River, the realignment of I-75 between Wales Road and the Miami Street interchanges, and realignment of the Miami Street interchange ramps. Construction is expected to start in May 2019 and be completed by July 2023. The project is valued at $183.5 million. Ohio Dept. of Transportation, 1980 W. Broad St., Columbus, 43223. DR#12-00592274.
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