Category: Project News

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Ribbon Cutting: The Bend – Hyatt Place / Hyatt House

Ribbon Cutting: The Bend – Hyatt Place / Hyatt House Friday, December 14th was a day to remember for the East Moline community as The Bend: Hyatt Place / Hyatt House officially cut the ribbon on the new 150,000 s.f. dual-branded hotel.  Project contributors and other Quad Cities residents came to celebrate the grand opening…

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View of the Hyatt Place/House from the entrance fountain

Coming SOON!

Exciting things are happening in East Moline! The brand new Hyatt Place | Hyatt House hotel will open next month and construction has begun on additional projects at The Bend. The Hotel I am TALL | 9-stories Dual Brand | Hyatt House & Hyatt Place The View | Every room has views of the Mississippi…

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Vegter Steel Fabrication Expansion Underway

Vegter Steel Fabrication Expansion Underway The $2.5 million expansion of Vegter Steel Fabrication in Morrison, IL is now underway. This project will add an additional 18,000 s.f. to the facility that will be used to store a structural steel beam blasting unit as well as an automated conveying system. The conveying system will allow the…

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Rivermont Collegiate Breaks Ground on New STEAM Center

Rivermont Collegiate Breaks Ground on New STEAM Center On Monday, November 5th, Rivermont Collegiate broke ground on their new $3.2 million STEAM Center. This new facility will focus on promoting educational studies in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. The new building will feature office space, state-of-the-art Biology and Chemistry labs, two…

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Original concept drawing of the PACc

Moline-Coal Valley School District #40

Bartlett Performing Arts Center The Russell team is in the last quarter of construction activities of the Bartlett Performing Art Center at Moline High School. This has been a unique project from the beginning with the Bartlett Foundation providing the majority of funding, along with additional funds from Moline-Coal Valley School District #40 to make…

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Front entrance of Dixon High School with scaffolding

Dixon Public Schools 170

Project Update Last year we told you about the capital improvement projects at Dixon Public Schools 170 in Dixon, IL. Fast-forward one year later, and the Russell team is working hard on the second-year phase of three projects for Dixon. Significant work is being performed at Dixon High School, Washington Elementary and Jefferson Elementary schools…

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Final Beam Erected of Black Hawk College Building 1

Final Beam Erected of Black Hawk College Building 1 On Wednesday, October 17th, students, faculty, and community members gathered to sign the final beam of the Building 1 addition at Black Hawk College in Moline before it was erected.  The beam was placed 27 feet high as a part of the service stairwell. On the…

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Russell Breaks Ground on New Headquarters 2.0

New Russell HQ 2.0 Officially Breaks Ground Russell is pleased to announce we have officially broke ground on a new 22,500 s.f. corporate headquarters office building, located approximately 375 feet from our current office in the Birchwood Fields Office Park in Davenport, IA. This new corporate office space is a result of new tenants looking…

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Exterior image of the Outreach Center

Ribbon Cutting: Black Hawk College Outreach Center

Ribbon Cutting: Black Hawk College Outreach Center On Thursday, September 28th, Black Hawk College unveiled their new $3.2 million Outreach Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house.  This 55 year-old building has been renovated to include new carpet, lighting, HVAC system, ADA compliant restrooms and a ceiling replacement. Black Hawk’s updated Outreach Center…

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Millikin University

Millikin University: Workman Family Baseball Stadium Nothing is more exciting than when Russell gets to deliver a project for a new client! We are so excited to be partnering for the first time with Millikin University (Millikin) on their new Workman Family Baseball Stadium. Millikin is a private college with a beautiful established campus in…

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