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May 1, 2012

UTA Transfer Station

Salt Lake City - The UTA Transfer Station will be used as a hub for commuters to transfer from the FrontRunner system to the UTA TRAX lines to access the airport. The project consists of two covered escalators and a glass elevator tower.
Developer: Utah Transit Authority (UTA)
Architect: FFKR Architects
General Contractor: Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company
Engineers: WilburSmith Associates; Steve Greene & Associates, PLLC; Hatch Mott McDonald; David Evans & Associates, Inc.
Estimated Completion: August 2012
Estimated Cost: $2.5 million

West Jordan Library Complex

West Jordan - The West Jordan Library Complex will feature a 20,000 square-foot library, housing 150,000 books, and a 15,000 square-foot Community Meeting Room. The meeting room will have access to an outdoor amphitheater. The project will also include landscaping with native plants, 250 new trees and a green rooftop planting area.
Developer/Owner: Salt Lake County
Architect: MHTN Architects
General Contractor: Jacobsen Construction Company, Inc.
Engineers: Psomas; Dunn Associates; Colvin Engineers Associates; Spectrum Engineers; MHTN Architects
Estimated Completion: April 2012
Estimated Cost: $14.8 Million

Millcreek Community Center

Salt Lake City - The Millcreek Community Center is a multiuse facility that integrates a library with recreational and park facilities and senior citizen amenities. The building offers cohesive spaces for all ages. LEED Gold certification is pending.
Developer: Salt Lake County
Architect: Architectural Nexus
General Contractor: Big-D Construction
Engineers: VBFA; Spectrum Engineers; Reaveley & Associates; Meridian; Architectural Nexus; Reich & Associates
Estimated Completion: April 2012
Estimated Cost: $11 million

Fairbourne Station

West Valley City - Fairbourne Station is a mixed-use development combining retail, office, residential and upscale hotel space, encompassing 65 acres right in the heart of Utah’s second largest city. The mixed-use development is designed to be a community focal point by surrounding a civic center including city hall, a library, police station and courthouse.
Developer: The Redevelopment Agency of West Valley City
General Contractor: Wadman Corporatoin
Partners: Hines, ICO, West Valley Lodging, Embassy Suites Hotel, UTA – transit service
Architects: GSBS Architects, Stanley Consultants
Estimated Completion: 2012
Estimated Cost: $500 million

Fireclay Villages

Murray - Fireclay Villages is a mixed-use development that includes 400 apartments, 268 income-restricted units and future phases of retail, restaurant and office space. The project will bring one million square feet of apartments and a combined 94,000 square feet of office and retail business to Murray City.
Developer: Strategic Capital Group
Architect: ASWN Design
General Contractor: Miller Development Company
Engineer: ASWN
Estimated Completion Date: December 2012
Estimated Cost: $80 million

Lotus Apartments

Salt Lake City - Construction is underway at the Lotus Apartments, a contemporary 84-unit apartment complex. This modern apartment facility will have one- and two-bedroom units above a two-story parking structure. The project features an outdoor pool and roof plaza.
Developer: Lotus Equities
Architect: Tuttle and Associates
General Contractor: Kier Construction
Estimated Completion: May 2013

Football Center at the Dee Glen Smith Athletic Center, University of Utah

Salt Lake City - The new Football Center at the Dee Glen Smith Athletic Center will include state-of-the-art strength and conditioning equipment, aerobic equipment, a speed training track and practice fields. Additional features include a sports medicine and rehabilitation area, hydrotherapy pools, equipment storage, locker rooms, a player’s lounge, kitchen and dining areas and media accommodations.
Developer: Division of Facilities Construction & Management/University of Utah
Architect: VCBO Architecture
General Contractor: Layton Construction Co., Inc.
Engineers: Psomas; Ken Garner Engineering;
Colvin Engineering; Reaveley Engineers & Associates
Estimated Completion Date: Spring 2013
Estimated Cost: $23 million

Beverly Taylor Sorenson Arts and Education Complex, University of Utah

Salt Lake City - This facility will become a notable part of the university’s program integrating arts in education. The project will consolidate the dispersed outreach centers and integrate the Tanner Dance programs. The facility will also become a laboratory for children’s art education programs and support teachers training, continuing education, research and outreach. Seeking LEED Silver.
Architect: EDA Architects, LBL
General Contractor: Okland Construction
Engineers: Diamond Philips; Dunn & Associates; Colvin Engineering; Auerbach Pollock Friedlander; Spectrum; Nolte; Fehr & Peers; Atelier Ten
Estimated Completion: Summer 2014
Estimated Cost: $18 Million

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