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Building Partnerships for Successful Multi-Family Construction

Building partnerships for successful multi-family construction With an increased demand for housing options, it’s an exciting time for multi-family construction projects! Check out the eBook below for tips on how to build a partnership-based relationship with your builder for a successful project outcome.   To learn more about how we can support your multi-family projects,…

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University of Iowa Stanley Art Museum Returns to New Home on Campus

University of Iowa Stanley art Museum Returns to a new home on campus Fourteen years after the 2008 flood devastated the Midwest and swept through multiple campus buildings, the University of Iowa is set to open the final piece of the rebuild in September 2022, The University of Iowa Stanley Art Museum. This new state-of-the-art…

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Turning an Eye to Vocational Education

Turning an eye to vocational education The goal was simple – enhance their facilities and provide an equitable learning environment for every student in the district.  This has been the guiding star for the Galesburg Community Unit School District (CUSD) #205, in Galesburg, IL, over a multi-year initiative beginning in 2011. From the initial launch…

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Physical Education Facility Receives a $14M Upgrade at Moline High School

Physical education facility receives a $14m upgrade at moline high school Outdated equipment, packed facilities, long lines, and not enough space for practices and classroom lessons. These were just a few of the challenges facing the Moline-Coal Valley School District, which spurred the construction of a brand-new, multi-purpose physical education facility at Moline High School….

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Demo Work Begins on New Federal Courthouse

former bitco building demo begins  Russell is very proud to announce that demolition has officially began to clear the way for the new federal courthouse located in the heart of the central business district in Rock Island, IL. Located on the former Bituminous Insurance (BITCO) site in downtown Rock Island, the new 53,356 sf federal…

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Caitlin Russell Promoted to President

CAITLIN RUSSELL NAMED PRESIDENT Russell Construction & Development is very proud to announce the promotion of CAITLIN RUSSELL to President! Caitlin joined the Russell team in 2009 as a Project Engineer and quickly advanced to the role of Project Manager, where she excelled for many years. Over the past several years, she transitioned from her…

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Build-to-Suit Deal Begins at Russell Industrial Park

CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON 251,000 SF FACILITY  JLL and Russell Announce the Construction of a 251,100-Square-Foot Leased Warehouse Building at the Russell Industrial Park The build-to-suit deal is the Quad Cities’ largest industrial lease in more than a decade!  JLL and Russell Construction and Development announced today that they have broken ground on a new 251,100…

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Russell’s 33rd Annual Charity Golf Outing

Russell’s 33rd Annual Charity golf Outing The support for this year’s charity golf outing was outstanding!  Every year this event continues to grow as members of our community come together to enjoy a beautiful day of golf while raising donations for a local charity. Thanks to the generosity of the sponsors, golfers, and volunteers, Russell…

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Birchwood South Development Underway on 53rd Street

Birchwood SOuth development announced After 12 months of planning, Russell Construction + Development (Russell) is excited to officially announce a new, mixed-use development, named Birchwood South, located on the south side of East 53rd Street in Davenport, Iowa. The 37.93-acre property is subdivided into two parcels; Russell will develop the northern 17.93 acres with commercial…

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Welcome: New Team Members!

Welcome: NEW TEAM MEMBERS We are so excited to announce the addition of 14 new team members over the last few months in both our Davenport and St. Louis office! Kyle Vahling Project Engineer Kyle joined Russell in the St. Louis office as a Project Engineer in April. He graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville…

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