Pulse: Project News for the Week of May 25, 2020
Arkansas Cameron General Contractors, acting as developer and contractor, plans to construct the Pinnacle Springs Resort Lifestyle Retirement Community in Rogers. The three-story, 180,000-sq-ft complex will contain 130 residential units, a community dining room, a theater room and 140 parking spaces. The project is valued at between $15 million and $20 million. Cameron General Contractors, 7101 S. 82nd St., Lincoln, Neb. 68516. DR#19-00726549.
Florida Broward County and the City of Fort Lauderdale are planning to build a joint government center campus on the three-acre site of the county’s main bus terminal at 101 NW First St. in Fort Lauderdale. It is anticipated to be a multistory Class A office building or a series of buildings encompassing 700,000 sq ft. Zyscovich Architects has been hired to assess the space needs of the city and county and propose a package of design criteria to guide the selection of a bidder to build the project. AECOM submitted an unsolicited proposal in June 2019 to build the campus, which remains confidential. The project is valued at $420 million. Broward County Board of Commissioners, 115 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, 33301. DR#19-00729179.
Massachusetts Yihe Group plans to construct the Forbes Park residential tower in Chelsea. It will include 590 housing units, with 60% of those units being condos for sale, and 59 affordable units. There will also be 963 parking spaces and less than 40,000 sq ft of retail and office space. There will also be public access to the waterfront of Chelsea Creek and Mill Creek. Arrowstreet Inc. has been selected as architect. The project is valued at $125 million. Yihe Group, 65 Francis Ave., Cambridge, 02138. DR#18-00673230.
Minnesota The Lander Group is planning to carry out the Grain Belt Riverfront Redevelopment Project at the intersection of Marshall Street and 13th Avenue in Minneapolis. The project consists of four to six buildings containing 215 rental units, 60 for-sale units of either rowhouses or condominiums, 30,000 sq ft to 40,000 sq ft of office and retail space, and 450 underground parking spaces. The project is valued at between $60 million and $100 million. The Lander Group, 2705 E. 38th St., Minneapolis, 55406. DR#19-00520602.
Virginia The U.S. Dept. of State is planning to build the Foreign Affairs Security Training Center (Building B) in Arlington. The 150,000-sq-ft building will enable all Foreign Service Institute training to be consolidated in one location. Grunley Construction has been selected as the general contractor. The project is valued at $86.1 million. U.S. Dept. of State, 1735 N. Lynn St., Arlington, 22209. DR#19-00777093.
Washington The City of Issaquah plans to install a new three-lane Interstate 90 crossing between State Route 900 and Front Street, adding back-to-back northbound and southbound left-turn lanes, a 5-ft bike lane and a sidewalk on both sides of the street. The project is valued at $72 million. City of Issaquah, 1775 12th Ave. NW, Issaquah, 98027. DR#19-00847766.
Bids, Contracts, Proposals
Arizona Willmeng Construction has started building the 202 W Logistics Facility for owner Bodine Buckeye Farms. The 552,937-sq-ft facility is located on a 39.44-acre site at 3333 S. 59th Ave. in Phoenix. It has been designed by the Butler Design Group. The project is valued at between $25 million and $50 million. Willmeng Construction, 2048 N. 44th St., Phoenix, 85008. DR#18-00578512.
Delaware Whiting Turner Contracting Co. has started building the Incyte Corp. lab and parking deck expansion in Wilmington. The project consists of an eight-story, 199,785-sq-ft lab and office building with a second floor pedestrian walkway to the existing building, plus an 86,400-sq-ft, two-story parking deck. The facility has been designed by Granum A/I, and the project has been valued at between $25 million and $50 million. Whiting Turner Contracting Co., 131 Continental Drive, Newark, 19713. DR#19-00622078.
Bid, Proposal Dates
North Dakota 6/15 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking bidders to carry out the Minot B546 Missile Command Headquarters renovation. The project entails a full demolition and reconstruction of the interior 91 MXG section Industrial Shop portion of the 91MW headquarters building. It will include a full interior demolition of all components and non-load-bearing walls; and upgrade of assemblies per UFC, NFPA and IBC requirements, including addition of secondary dedicated means of egress. The project is valued at between $20 million and $30 million. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 1616 Capitol Ave., Omaha, Neb., 68102. DR#20-00551014.
New Jersey 6/30 The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey is seeking bidders to carry out the Southwest Station Head House Platform & Plaza Replacement project in Harrison. The project entails replacing the existing platforms, head house and plaza, including power, lighting, electronics, communications, plumbing, HVAC and fire alarm systems at the PATH subway system’s Harrison Station Southwest. The project is valued at between $20 million and $30 million. Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, 4 World Trade Center, New York City, 10006. DR#20-00565836.
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