Posts Categorized: Commercial Construction

Timashev Family Music Building Now Open at Ohio State University’s Emerging Arts District

A cartoon showing students playing instruments in a classroom

For the past three months, students at Ohio State University have been making use of the new Timashev Family Music Building. The state-of-the-art facility opened when the fall semester began in August after a multi-year planning and construction period. The new center is actually part of a larger project in the Arts District of the… Read more »

Harrah’s Cherokee Hotel and Casino Completes Addition

A roulette wheel

Harrah’s Cherokee Hotel and Casino in Cherokee, N.C. recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of a major expansion project at the already-sprawling complex. The resort added a fourth hotel tower, The Cherokee, along with an 83,000 square foot convention center, which both opened in mid-October 2021. This expansion has significantly enhanced the resort’s meeting and convention… Read more »

Ball State’s Foundational Sciences Building Celebrates One Year

Ball State University

Saturday will mark the one-year anniversary of the ceremonial ribbon cutting for Ball State University’s new Foundational Sciences Building. The construction of the new academic building is part of a multi-step process to replace the aging Cooper Science Building while also increasing the university’s capacity to handle STEM students. Students who take courses in biology… Read more »

McLaren Greater Lansing Hospital Now Open

A stone sign for Michigan State University

The McLaren Greater Lansing Hospital opened its doors in March after extensive construction. The facility is located on Michigan State University’s Corporate Research Park. The new campus is far more than just a hospital – it will provide a wide variety of medical services while also serving educational and research purposes for the students and… Read more »

SDSU Raven Precision Agriculture Center Entering Second Year

The flag of the State of South Dakota

The South Dakota State University Raven Precision Agricultural Center will begin its second academic year of use after celebrating its completion last September. The building is already housing important work as the university helps prepare students for the future of American agriculture. The Background SDSU is land-grant university, meaning it receives benefits under the 19th… Read more »

Emory Johns Creek Hospital’s Two-Floor Expansion

A doctor shows a patient who is laying in bed a chart

Emory Johns Creek Hospital recently celebrated the first anniversary of the completion of its major expansion project. Two floors were added to the hospital, allowing it to house more patients while also creating the opportunity for further development in the future. Background Emory Johns Creek opened in 2007 as a private-room community hospital in Johns… Read more »

Denver International Airport Gate Expansion

The Denver International Airport

When an area experiences enough growth and increased traffic, there comes a point where its facilities are no longer sufficient, and expansion is necessary. This was the case for the Denver International Airport, which recently completed a project to open 16 new gates in Concourse C-East. This expansion will help ensure the airport is able… Read more »

Successful Hotel Renovations – Lessons Learned

Hotel renovations are unique in that hotel properties are generally always occupied while the renovation work is being done. This is a fact of life, since shutting down an operating hotel for renovation is seldom an option due to the need to avoid laying off, re-hiring and training sometimes hundreds of employees, not to mention… Read more »