Kissimmee, FL (PRWEB) September 10, 2010
Gate Precast Company was recently selected by Brasfied & Gorrie to provide the architectural precast concrete exterior for the new VA Hospital, Clinic and Atrium, a $260.3-million project located in Lake Nona. Construction is expected to begin in October with completion slated for 2012.
This is the fourth Department of Veterans Affairs medical project Gate has been awarded in the last two years. The company landed a 161,000 square-foot clinical addition at VA Hospital in Biloxi, MS; the 245,000 square-foot Malcom Randall VA Medical Center in Gainesville, FL; and the 178,000 square-foot Polytrauma Center at James A. Haley VA Medical Center in Tampa, FL. For additional information on Gate Precast Company, contact Jane Martin at (251) 575-2803 or visit http://www.gateprecast.com.
Gate Precast Company is a subsidiary of Gate Petroleum Company, headquartered in Jacksonville, FL. Gate owns and operates eight manufacturing facilities and has become one of the largest and most diversified producers of architectural and structural precast, prestressed concrete in the United States. Structural and architectural precast concrete products are produced at its facilities located in Jacksonville and Kissimmee, Florida; Hillsboro and Pearland, Texas; Monroeville, Alabama; Winchester, Kentucky; Ashland City, Tennessee; and in Oxford, North Carolina.
The company is recognized annually as a top subcontractor by Engineering News Record Magazine and provides design assistance in the early stages of design for its clients in school, government, health care, entertainment, commercial, parking garage and multi-family markets.