August 2005
ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/22/2005, Vol. 255 Issue 8, p66
Trade Publication
The article focuses on recent developments in the construction industry. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $35,964,000 firm fixed-price contract to Watterson Construction Co. for construction of replacement housing at Fort Richardson. Grunley Construction Co. has been awarded a $3 3.3-million contract to perform 170,000 sq ft of interior fit-out for the House and Senate located inside the new three-level, 580,000-sq-ft Capitol Visitor Center at U.S. Capitol East Plaza. The new space will be separated by secure corridors and will be open to congressional representatives and their staff.


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