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2008



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Project Owner: Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh

Architect: Indonvina Associates

Type of Assignment: Design/Build

Capacity: 726 Vehicles

Value: $10,500,000.00

Start Date: Winter 2008

Date of Completion: Fall 2008

Project Description:

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2007



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Washington, PA

Project Owner: Mr. Bob Griffin, Redevelopment Authority, Director of Construction Management of the County of Washington (RACW), (724) 228-6875

Architect: Mr. Rob Indovina, Indovina Associates Architects, (412) 363-3800

Value: $11,795,809

Start Date: Spring 2006

Date of Completion: Spring 2007

CWC Contract: $11,795,809

Project Description:

This 250,000 sq. ft. (180,000 sq. ft. supported), precast concrete parking structure is intended to provide 850 parking spaces to support a major multi-use downtown redevelopment project for the city of Washington, PA central business district. Significant architectural design features include the use of brick-faced panels at prominent locations and expansive use of glass in the stair elevator towers. Carl Walker Construction (CWC) was awarded the project on a design/build basis through a formal competition that evaluated proposals on a two-part evaluation: 1) how effectively defined design criteria were met and 2) price. Points were awarded on an equal-weight basis for each category, with the project awarded to the proposal with the most total points. CWC won both categories and was awarded the project.

 

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2006



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Fairmont, WV

Project Owner: City of Fairmont, WV, Jay Rogers (304) 367-0490

Architect: Omni Associates, Steve Barnum (304) 367-1417

Value: $3,500,000

Start Date: Summer 2005

Date of Completion: Spring 2006

Engineer: Stroud, Pence & Associates, Ed Pence

CWC Contract: $3,500,000

% of Cost of Work Performed With CWC Forces: 10%

Project Description:

The project is a 3-level (grade plus 2 supported levels), pre-cast concrete parking structure which provides 225 parking spaces. The project has approximately 50,000 sq. ft. of structural area and an additional 20,000 sq. ft. of area on grade for a total area of approximately 70,000 sq. ft.  The project entailed extensive use of thin-set brick panels and expansive glass in the main stair/elevator enclosure as its primary architectural features.



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Architect: Indovina Associates Architects, Brian Roth, (412) 363-3800 and Rob Indovina, (412) 363-3800

Value: $15,000,000

Start Date: Fall 2005

Date of Completion: Fall 2006

Construction Manager:  Zambrano Corporation, Brad Smith, (412) 968-5400

CWC Contract: $2,670,000

Project Description:

The project consisted of a new exhibit area for polar bears, walruses and sea otters with adjacent facilities for related equipment and support staff. CWC work included providing the CIP concrete structural frame for the enclosure buildings and the concrete pools, tanks and perimeter walls for the exhibit area and adjacent facilities. Architectural finishes are by others. Scope of work consists of 14,000 sq. ft. of supported structural area, 53,000 sq. ft. of perimeter wall area, plus various tanks and pools.


2003



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Akron, OH

Contact Info: James McCarthy, County of Akron-Owner, (330) 643-2015

Value: $7,100,000.00

Date of Completion: Fall 2003

% of Cost of Work Performed With Own Forces: 10%

Project Description:

New Construction: 2-story vertical expansion, cast-in-place concrete frame with cast-in-place, post-tensioned concrete decks with P/C concrete facade and pedestrian bridge across street to courthouse.


2002



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Beaver County, PA

Contact Info: Ron Kretz, Baker & Associates, Architect/Engineer, (724) 495-7711

Value: $3,031,027

Date of Completion: Fall 2002

% of Cost of Work Performed With Own Forces: 30%

Project Description:

New Construction: 254-car, three-story steel frame, cast-in-place, post-tensioned concrete decks with P/C concrete facade.


2001



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Wilkes Barre, PA

Contact Info: Tom Leonard; Pasonic Engineers, Engineer, (570) 823-4712

Value: $3,800,000

Date of Completion: Fall 2001

% of Cost of Work Performed With Own Forces: 10%

Project Description:

New Construction: 350-car, two-story, vertical expansion, pre-stressed precast concrete parking structure.


1997



Category: New Parking Structure Projects

Industry: Government

Location: Hollidaysburg, PA

Contact Info: Blaise Michaels; Blair County Commissioners, Owner, (814) 693-3025

Value: $2,000,000

Date of Completion: Fall 1997

% of Cost of Work Performed With Own Forces: 20%

Project Description:

New Construction: 200-car, prestressed, precast concrete structure.