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projects »Educationalmain areasare one of the of expertise for Marshall-Lee. Institutional | MARSHALL-LEE CONSTRUCTION CORP. Earning a Passing Grade M MARSHALL-LEE CONSTRUCTION CORP. EXCELS WITH TWO PUBLIC SCHOOL PROJECTS IN ALBERTA, CANADA. 45,000 square feet at a cost of $14 million, arshall-Lee Construction Corp. has Westerra Memorial is on a much bigger scale. definitely done its homework Indeed, at 150,000 square feet, it dwarfs many when it comes to working in the of Marshall-Lee’s previous school projects. education sector, and the compa• 2008 sales: $51 million ny’s expertise is apparent when looking at two • Headquarters: Spruce Grove, Alberta Passing the Big Test recent projects in Alberta, Canada. Although • Employees: 90 the idea of building two public schools at the Westerra Memorial is a $38 million project that • Specialty: General contracting/consame time might sound to some contractors differs from Marshall-Lee’s other educational struction management like a tough task, Marshall-Lee’s skill and projects not only in its size, but also because it is experience in the sector have contributed to not being built entirely from the ground up. The a relatively smooth process. project incorporates the demolition and renovaThe company’s experience in building tion of the existing facility as well as the con–Marshall-Lee Construction Corp. schools is extensive, and some basic math struction of new elements, the company says. proves it. Marshall-Lee has been building The new portions of the school building schools for more than 30 years. Add to that its include two gymnasiums, along with a new portfolio of more than 40 schools built throughout its history and multi- construction technology wing that will be used to teach students trade ply by the 60 percent of its workload that consists of education projects, skills. In terms of the existing structure, Marshall-Lee is renovating it to and Marshall-Lee equals one of the premier contractors working in the include new features such as a window grid to allow more natural light education sector in Alberta. into the building. The two projects under construction in Alberta are Westerra Memorial The addition of more natural lighting is a design element commonly High School in Stony Plain and Drayton Valley Middle School in Drayton used to reduce energy usage in a building and help a project achieve Valley. Although Drayton Valley is a fairly typical project, measuring LEED certification for sustainability. Marshall-Lee says the Westerra Marshall-Lee Construction Corp. “We have a great record of finishing projects on time.” CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM DECEMBER 2009 http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

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Construction Today - December 2009
2010 Construction Forecast
Special Focus
Product Showcase: Hand Tools
F&R Construction Group Inc.
Suffolk Construction: Met 2
Weitz Co.: Solaris at Crossroads
Chance Construction Co.
Allied Building Products Corp.
Bird Construction Co. Inc.: Condado Vanderbilt Hotel
Broccolini Construction Inc.: EDC Headquarters
CJ Pink Ltd.
Cobra Corporate Management Inc.
DDRM: The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort
Q.B. Construction
T.N. Ward Co.
EllisDon: North Park Quad Pad Arena
REIG Capital
Blumenfeld Development Group & Forrest City Ratner – East River Plaza
Clark Construction: Michigan International Speedway
Morton Buildings Inc.
Triangle Associates Inc.: The Gallery on Fulton
Vogel Bros. Building Co.
Walsh Construction: Mercy Corps.
Wasatch Advantage Group: San Tropez
Profitable Contractor
John W. Danforth Co.
Shore Environmental LLC
S.T. Wooten
American Civil Constructors Inc.
Archer Western: I-75/I-475 Reconstruction
Cleland Site Prep Inc.
Delaware DOT: Indian River Inlet Bridge
Goodfellow Bros. Inc.
International Construction Equipment Inc.
Kiewit Pacific Co.: SR 519 – Seattle Intermodal Access Project
Plaza Construction Corp.
B. Gottardo Construction Ltd.
Bergmann Associates: Walkway Over The Hudson
Craig Olden Inc.
G.M. Sipes Construction Inc.
Idaho Sand & Gravel Co.: Ten- Mile Interchange
J.F. White
Malcom Drilling Co. Inc.
Mid Eastern Buildings Inc.: Southampton Wastewater Treatment Plant
Minnesota Department of Transportation: I35W Crosstown/ Urban Partnership
Nicholson Construction Co.
Papich Construction Co. Inc.: Route 46 Expansion Project
Tilcon New York Inc.: Interstate
Tyam Excavation and Shoring Ltd.
W.C. English Inc.: U.S. 321
West Electric Corp.
Industry Trends
Turner Construction Co.: Eastern High School
Gafcon Inc.: Carlsbad High School Modernization Project
DASNY: Gouverneur Healthcare Services
Stuart Olson: University of Lethbridge Markin Hall
University of Houston Student Housing
HDR Architecture Inc.
Marshall-Lee Construction Corp.
RA-LIN & Associates
Suffolk Construction: Boston Renaissance Charter School
Suffolk Construction: FIU School of International and Public Affairs
Swinerton Builders
Tower Construction: Huntington Memorial Hospital expansion
Absher Construction Co.: Chief Sealth High School and Denny International Middle School
Bird Construction
Casey Middle School
Cedar Ridge High School
Clark: Lowell Reception Center
Gilbane/Banks Joint Venture: Coppin State University
Hensel Phelps Construction Co.: FORSCOM/USARC New Headquarters
Shaw Construction: Mesa State College Student Center
Shiel Sexton: Butler University
SpawGlass Contractors Inc.: Austin Community College Rio Grande Campus Parking Garage
Stuart Olson: New Edmonton Remand Centre
The Christman Co.
Turner Construction Co
Weddle Construction Ltd.
Construction Coach
Polimeni International
Greenpark Homes
Kite Realty Group Trust: Eddy Street Commons at NotreDame
Construction Law
Centerpoint Builders
Last Look: DANSY

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