Cordele, Georgia (July 17, 2017) – LRA Constructors, Inc. is pleased to announce it has started work this week for a renovation and addition to Crisp Regional Hospital’s Oncology Suite. The project includes interior renovations to the existing oncology suite with a connected addition at the hospital’s front elevation, creating space for additional treatment bays. This is LRA’s third project with Crisp Regional following projects for the Women’s Health Center and Health & Rehabilitation facility. Work will be completed later this year.
Crisp Regional Oncology Renovation & Addition
Renovations for Grady EMS Underway
Albany, Georgia (June 16, 2017) – Serving as design-build contractor, LRA Constructors, Inc. has started work for renovations and modifications to an existing facility in downtown Albany for Grady EMS, the hospital-based emergency care component of Grady Health System. The fast-track project includes interior and exterior renovations and modifications to a roughly 14,000 square foot facility. Work is expected to be completed within ninety days.
LRA Begins Work for UniFirst Plant Expansion
Dothan, Alabama (April 13, 2017) – LRA Constructors, Inc. is pleased to announce it started work this week on a plant expansion for UniFirst Corporation in Dothan, AL. This is the general contractor’s second project at the plant after constructing the waste water building addition in 2012. This project includes loading docks expansion, construction of 2-story stockroom and extensive site work. All work will be completed while keeping the plant in operation. UniFirst and LRA first worked together in 2011 on a plant modernization project in Albany, GA.
LRA Awarded Design-Build Contract with City of Albany
Albany, Georgia (December 2, 2016) – LRA Constructors, Inc. was recently awarded a design-build contract with the City of Albany for interior renovations to the previous SB&T bank building at 401 Pine Avenue in downtown Albany. Renovations are being made to the 4-story, 21,738 square foot main building and 3,108 square foot out-building to accommodate Albany Utilities’ relocation. As design-build lead on the project, LRA’s design and consulting partners include Yielding, Wakeford & McGee Architects, Driggers & Associates and Dukes, Edwards & Dukes, Inc. Construction is expected to begin by end of the year with completion by August 2017. This project gives LRA two significant projects in downtown Albany with the Pretoria Fields Microbrewery project, also on Pine Avenue, beginning last month.
Crisp County High School Additions & Modifications
Cordele, Georgia (October 19, 2016) – LRA Constructors, Inc. (LRA) is pleased to announce it has been awarded contract for additions and modifications to Crisp County High School. The project includes a band room and weight room addition at the high school as well as a new standalone concessions building at the football stadium. Work is scheduled to be completed Summer 2017. Of special note, this project will be LRA’s third consecutive on the high school campus with previously completed projects in 2014-15 and 2015-16. As general contractor, LRA will be working with architect James W. Buckley & Associates.
LRA Begins Work for Reeves Construction
Macon, Georgia (August 12, 2016) – LRA Constructors, Inc. is pleased to announce that it started work this week for construction of a 13,454 SF standalone maintenance facility for Reeves Construction in Macon, Georgia. As design-build contractor, LRA is responsible for all architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical related work. LRA is excited to be working on this project as the two companies have enjoyed a long relationship as construction partners. Additionally, this project increases LRA’s presence in the Macon area where it is currently working on First Quality Packaging Solution’s plant modernization off Industrial Highway.
Americus Poultry Processing
Americus, Georgia (April 6, 2016) – LRA Constructors, Inc. (LRA) is pleased to announce it has been awarded contract for renovations to an existing refrigerated facility to create a poultry processing plant in Americus, Georgia. As general contractor, LRA will self-perform all demolition and concrete work while managing plumbing, mechanical, fire protection and electrical work associated with construction of new refrigerated space.
LRA Maintains Presence in Cordele Area
Cordele, Georgia (March 10, 2016) – With the Cordele Health & Rehabilitation project for Crisp Regional Hospital beginning within the next week, LRA Constructors, Inc. (LRA) will strengthen its already significant presence in the area. The renovation project includes interior renovations to existing resident and therapy spaces as well as exterior improvements to an open courtyard located within the building footprint. This project, along with multiple active projects for both Helena Industries and Crisp County Schools, represents over 400,000 square feet of active new construction/renovation work for the general contractor in Cordele, Georgia. Of special note, LRA is serving as general contractor for a collaborative school based health clinic project that includes three of its past and current clients – Crisp County Schools, Crisp Regional Hospital and Albany Area Primary Health Care. “These projects represent our diverse range of clients along with our commitment to client service and strengthening these relationships”, said Ben Barrow, president, LRA Constructors, Inc. “We are very excited to be a part of these projects and to be working with these organizations.”
LRA Continues Work for Clark Food Service Equipment
Albany, Georgia (February 4, 2016) – LRA Constructors, Inc. (LRA) is pleased to announce that after several months of on-going work, it has been contracted to continue renovations to Clark Food Service Equipment’s new distribution center in Albany, Georgia. Completed projects include nearly 5,400 LF of existing conveyor removal and concrete placement in the 193,000 square foot north warehouse along with site work and loading docks modifications. This week LRA started removal and concrete placement for another roughly 7,000 LF of existing conveyor in the 265,000 square foot south warehouse. LRA is utilizing its self-perform services for all conveyor removal and concrete placement. In the coming months, LRA will also be renovating 1st and 2nd floor office spaces along with build-out of a roughly 20,000 square foot space that will include packing and food rooms.
Construction Underway for Women’s Health Center
Albany, Georgia (November 9, 2015) – LRA Constructors, Inc. (LRA) is pleased to announce that today it started construction for the Mirian Worthy Women’s Health Center in Albany, Georgia. The project includes interior renovations of a 10,000 square foot medical office building to provide specialized obstetrical and gynecological services. As Construction Manager, LRA is working closely with the owner, Albany Area Primary Health Care, Inc. (AAPHC), for delivery of this project. LRA and AAPHC have worked together successfully on numerous projects. Concurrent with this project, LRA is working with AAPHC for delivery of a specialty clinic within the Dooly County Elementary/Middle School in Pinehurst, Georgia.