Commercial Projects by Market Sector

ACC Dillards conversion

Austin Community College and KLRU announce a new partnership unfolding at ACC Highland. Together, ACC and KLRU will expand the pipeline of talented artists and transmedia communicators and transform public television. The new facility, opening at the former women’s Dillard’s at Highland, includes state-of-the-art TV studios, edit suites, master control, community space, and more.

As part of the Highland Redevelopment Project, this collaboration brings together ACC’s vision to build innovative instruction, flexible training labs, business incubator space, and non-profit resources under one roof.

Location Austin, TX
Construction Costs: $55 million
Size 185,000 SF
Completion 2020
Contractor Rogers-O’Brien
Architects Gensler / Steinbomer, Bramwell & Vrazel Architects

Cummins Southern Plain Center

After an extensive search for a new facility throughout the DFW area and other Texas communities, a Dallas site was selected for Cummins Southern Plain Center. This engine remanufacturing facility has 14 individual bridge cranes with spans up to 100 feet to remove engines up to 90 liters, weighing up to 60,000 pounds, and 42 service bays servicing vehicles ranging from fire trucks, to motor homes, to oilfield frack rigs.

Location Dallas, TX
Construction Costs: $19 million
Size 20 acres / 185,000 SF
Completion Date 2016
Contractor Hill Wilkinson
Architect Merriman Associates Architects

Factory 603

The warehouse and former cracker factory at 603 Munger Street has anchored Dallas’ West End for more than 115 years. It has gone through booms and busts, just like the city around it. The building had been vacant nearly 10 years until Granite Properties purchased it in 2015 and announced plans for its rehabilitation. It reopened in 2017 as Factory Six03,  a 215,000 square foot, creative and tech-centered office, s well as retail complex that is acting as a catalyst for a rebirth of the West End Historic District.

Location Dallas, TX
Size 215,000 SF
Completion 2019
Contractor DPR Construction
Architect GFF

Mary Kay R&D Facility

Mary Kay Inc. built a new, U.S.-based global manufacturing, research and development facility located in Lewisville, Texas. This manufacturing / R&D Center supports the global cosmetic company’s needs in producing skin care products, color cosmetics and fragrances for millions of Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants worldwide. The Richard R. Rogers (R3) Manufacturing / R&D Center, has been awarded LEED Silver certification. This building replaces Mary Kay’s former manufacturing facility that opened on Regal Row in Dallas in 1969.

Location Lewisville, TX
Size 483,397 SF
Completion November 2018
Contractor BECK Group
Architect Jacobs Engineering

Undisclosed Client

Cherry Coatings provided wall and floor coating services for this state-of-the-art data center. We carried the best safety record (zero) over a 5-year period of any subcontractor hired on these facilities. The project included 400,000 square feet with 20,000 gallons of HPC (high Performance Coatings) on the ceilings of each building. Over 150,000 gallons of paint for all the facilities.

Location Alliance, TX
Size 400,000 square feet
Completion 2017

Undisclosed Client

This fulfillment center in Arlington, Texas was built to offer small and medium sized businesses worldwide streamlined fulfillment and shipping services to consumers in the U.S. and Canada.

Location Arlington, TX
Size 5 buildings
Completion Spring 2020
Contractor SpawGlass

Sewell BMW Grapevine

Built to be one of the premier BMW dealerships in the country, Sewell BMW of Grapevine features a two-story, 35-vehicle showroom with all their latest models, another indoor display area with additional vehicles, while the second-floor showcases the M Performance line, and custom vehicles.

Location Grapevine, TX
Size 2 story / 296,000 SF
Completion June 2017
Contractor StructureTone
Architect Tricarico