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allures the »One of theCondos of theirnew Richmond is accessibility to the greater Toronto area. Residential | GREENPARK HOMES Abounding Amenities R A 14-STORY CONDOMINIUM BUILT BY GREENPARK HOMES NEAR TORONTO DISPLAYS THE CITY’S FLAIR. esidents will have no excuse to complain of boredom at a new development near Toronto. The $50 million Richmond Condos in Richmond Hill, Ontario, features a party room, fitness club, a billiards/card room and guest suites. “The rest of the greater Toronto area (GTA) is accessible, with Viva [bus] service virtually at your doorstep, and highways 407, 404 and 7 nearby,” the developer trumpets. “Abundant leisure activities are a well-known feature of Richmond Hill, including the Lois Hancey Aquatic center and the Richmond Hill Golf and Country Club, both close at hand. Splendid parks and excellent schools are also part of Richmond Hill’s full complement of lifestyleenhancing amenities.” As a developer/builder, Greenpark knows what excites homebuyers. The 343,000-squarefoot Richmond Hill project has 352 units and three levels of underground parking. The building’s style includes large amounts of glass construction towards the top of the structure. Richmond Condos were begun in June 2007 and completed in October 2009. “Richmond Hill continues to be one of Canada’s fastest-growing municipalities and yet still remains a community with a friendly, down-to-earth flavor,” the Web site continues. “Just north of Greenpark’s condo and town home site on Yonge Street is Richmond Hill’s charming Town Center. Heading south are major shopping venues, including Hillcrest Mall and many other local shops and services.” ongoing and vital function,” the Web site points out. “Every week, every site and every home under construction is reviewed and progress is updated. From the materials specified and delivered to the site, to the quality of craftsmanship in the building process, to ongoing construction management, Greenpark’s entire organization is focused on delivering the very best quality home possible.” An innovative showcase for the wide range of finishing options and upgrades the company offers is its Decor Center, which the company considers is the natural extension of its commitment to customer service. “From cabinetry styles, ceramic tiles, marble and granite, to carpets, moldings, plumbing fixtures and luxury appointments, our Decor Center allows our homebuyers to bring an individual touch to their new Greenpark home,” the Web site promises. “Complementing the product line are personal advice and helpful tips from the center’s interior design consultants. They are Innovative Décor Center Greenpark says it has built more than 52,000 homes for families across the GTA. Since 1967, the company’s strategy has been to design, build and deliver quality homes in great neighborhoods and offer award-winning after-sales service. “At the highest levels in our company, managing the design and construction process is an 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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