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Commercial | MESSER CONSTRUCTION CO.
is a construction manager and general
contractor that specializes in commercial
projects in a number of markets.
MESSER CONSTRUCTION CONTINUES TO GROW AFTER MORE THAN 80 YEARS IN BUSINESS.
lthough it still refers to itself as
a local builder, Dayton, Ohiobased Messer Construction has
national resources, and its arms
reach out to nine regions throughout the
Midwest and Southeast.
Messer is a construction manager and
general contractor that specializes in
commercial construction projects in the
healthcare, higher education, life sciences and industrial market segments. The
company was founded in 1932, became
employee-owned in 1990 and achieved
almost $1.25 billion in annual revenue in
2016, according to its website.
The company is working on a $42 million
expansion project for a senior care facility in
Dayton, Ohio. It consists of a new building
addition to Bethany Village, one of the
largest assisted-living communities in the
region. The new building, called Crescent
Crossing, is being billed as a modern take
on assisted living.
It will feature 74 new assisting-living
units, a theater, chapel, gathering spaces,
a coffee and snack bar and a fitness center.
The 90,000-square-foot expansion is targeted for completion near the end of 2018.
Hodgson Architectural Group is the project's
architect and Messer is the builder.
Aside from healthcare, Messer is also known
for its work in the aviation industry. Its
construction staff has experience with the
Federal Aviation Administration's require-
Messer Construction Co.
* Headquarters: Dayton, Ohio
* Specia y: General contractor and
ments and airport operations area protocols. The company promises construction
activities that do not interfere with airport
business operations or hinder travelers.
Its aviation builders have experience
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