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Texas Weekend Round Up – April 13, 2018

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Kent Companies Texas – Commercial Division

Haverty’s Warehouse Expansion

General Contractor: Kajima Building & Design Group

Location: Coppel, Texas

Haverty’s is a 157,000 square foot warehouse expansion including piers, tilt-wall panels, a Ductilcrete slab and site concrete. Over the past week, Fidel Salazar and his team completed a sequence of four Ductilcrete slab pours ranging from 25,400+ square feet to 40,300+ square feet. This is the first Ductilcrete project for the Commercial Division, and this team is Making it Happen. 


Kent Companies Texas – Multi-Family Division Updates

Submitted by Angel Alvarez, Vice President Multi-Family Operations

Project: Lakeside Lofts 

General Contractor: NE Construction

Location: Farmers Branch, Texas

The Multi-Family team is working on two pre-cast garages and the clubhouse foundation and building walls. The Big Red Army is in full stride. Thanks to Victor Freeman, Juan Sanchez, Luis Machuca and Joe Duenas for pulling together to drive this project forward.


Project: Novel Deep Ellum

General Contractor: Andres Construction

Location: Dallas, Texas

The team is charging forth on exterior walls and foundation footings. Thanks to Arturo Sierra, Angel Ramirez and Juan Puente for your leadership throughout this project kickoff. Spoiler alert…there will be something very cool… very RED on that crane soon.


Project: Centreport Building 4

Submitted by Jeff VanderLaan, CEO

General Contractor: Hillwood Construction

Location: Fort Worth, Texas

The size and scope of Centreport Building 4 are massive, but we’ve have the very best talent to make this project a successful one. I appreciate detailed management of this project from the ground up. It will be a noteworthy project for the Commercial Division team.


Project: American Airlines Parking Garage

Submitted by Jeff VanderLaan, CEO

General Contractor: Holder Construction

Location: Fort Worth Texas


Project: The View of Fort Worth

Submitted by Tanya Escobedo, Human Resources Manager

General Contractor: Andres Construction

Location: Dallas, Texas

The second floor post-tension slab is underway at The View of Fort Worth. Superintendents Alberto Maldonado and Carlos Flores and their crews are Making it Happen!

Photos courtesy of Alberto Maldonado.