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Residential | RICCO CONSTRUCTION Ricco Construction specializes in residential projects, including multifamily housing. « Cayman Constructor AFTER MASTERING COMMERCIAL AND RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS, RICCO IS MOVING INTO FIREPROOFING. A t Ricco Construction, it is absolutely critical for employAccording to the CIA’s World Factbook, the island’s industries include conees to always do the job withstruction and construction materials, along with furniture, tourism, out any shortcuts. Based in banking, and insurance and finance. Grand Cayman, Cayman “With no direct taxation, the islands are a Islands, the contractor strives to do all of thriving offshore financial center,” Factbook says. its projects right, which range from small “More than 93,000 companies were registered in • Headquarters: Grand Ca yman, Cayman Islands to mid-sized projects. the Cayman Islands as of 2008, including almost • Services: Design/build, com Ricco Construction started operations in 300 banks, 800 insurers and 10,000 mutual funds.” mercial and residential work 1986 and has specialized in design/build, The history of the Cayman Islands goes back to commercial and residential projects, the 18th and 19th centuries, when the British coloincluding apartments and multifamily nized the islands from Jamaica. After 1863, Jamaica housing. Most recently, the firm has startadministered the islands, which became a territory ed taking on fireproofing projects. within the Federation of the West Indies in 1959. “When the Federation dissolved in 1962, the –Cayman Contractors Associ ation Cayman Islands chose to remain a British dependenGiving Support cy,” Factbook says, noting that the island now hosts a Through its work, Ricco Construction suppopulation of more than 52,000 people. ports the economy of the Cayman Islands. Ricco Construction “If Caym ar to nt to lead theaniansstry,e theycom inue indu be equipped with the knowle ust of best business practices.” dge 66 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2012 http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

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Construction Today - September/October 2012
Construction Law
Green Construction
Best Practices
Lighting Technology
HDC Development Cos.
NorthPoint Development
Cornish & Carey Commercial Newmark Knight Frank – Moffett Towers
Demar Plumbing Corp.
Howard S. Wright – Tony Nelssen Equestrian Center
Rommel Cos.
NOW Specialties Inc.
NOW Specialties Inc.
Sioux Chief Manufacturing Co.
Victor International
Starwood Land Ventures
LaValley Building Supply
Congress Construction
McCormack Baron Salazar Inc.
Related California – The Village at Santa Monica
Ricco Construction
Taisei Construction Corp.
WPM Construction
WPM Construction – WR Sage West Apartments
Flagger Force
Miami International Airport – North Terminal improvements
Graham Construction and Engineering – Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
Hydrema US Inc.
CARCON Industries
Dennis’ 7 Dees
G.W. Peoples Contracting Co. Inc.
International Airport Development Co. Ltd. – Argyle International Airport
TL Wallace Construction Inc.
TL Wallace Construction Inc.
Morrison Hershfield – Newfoundland
APEX Block Corp.
Teqton Inc. U.S.
Dakota Transload
Empyrean Services
West Side Tractor Sales Co.
U.S. General Services Administration/VCC – FBI field building
Kohler Ronan LLC
Turner Construction – Martin Army Community Hospital
Last Look

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