Category: Project News

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Ribbon Cutting: Moline High School’s Bartlett Performing Arts Center

Ribbon Cutting: Moline High School’s Bartlett Performing Arts Center Over 150 students, faculty and community members gathered on Thursday, March 7 to witness the ribbon cutting ceremony for Moline High School’s new Bartlett Performing Arts Center. The old auditorium was constructed in 1958 and hadn’t received any major updates since. While the technology and acoustics…

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Inside a room at the Element Hotel in Moline

Element Moline Wins Prestigious Design Award in NYC

Element Moline Wins Prestigious Design Award in NYC In front of a sold-out crowd at New York City’s Gotham Hall, the Element Hotel located in Moline, IL was presented with the BDNY Gold Key 2018 Award for the Best Hotel: Focused Service. The Gold Key Award for Excellence in Hospitality Design is the design industry’s…

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Aerial Rendering of 33 acre development

Breaking New Ground in Tallahassee, Florida

Breaking New Ground in Tallahassee, FL While the ground is (thoroughly) frozen solid here in the Midwest, our shovels had no problems breaking ground last month on a large-scale development and construction project in Tallahassee, Florida. Over the course of 2018, Russell’s team of real estate, construction and estimating professionals competed against developers from all over…

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Groundbreaking: Suburban Gastroenterology

Groundbreaking: Suburban Gastroenterology Suburban Gastroenterology, Ltd. and the Midwest Endoscopy Center in Naperville, IL recently broke ground on a 10,000 s.f. expansion and remodel to their existing Ambulatory Surgery Center. This $3.2 million project entails adding two additional operating rooms to the facility and all of the required ancillary services. After the additions have been…

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Ribbon being cut at Mercy Centerville

Ribbon Cutting: Mercy Medical Clinic – Centerville

Ribbon Cutting: Mercy Medical Clinic Thursday, January 24th marked the official ribbon cutting ceremony for the $4.2 million expansion of Mercy Medical Center in Centerville, IA in preparation for the new clinic’s grand opening on Monday, January 28th. The new 16,000 s.f. modern clinic will allow for up to 15 practitioners compared to the 10…

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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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