Gilbane Building Company Begins Construction of the Luxury 1000 Park Avenue Project

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The Wood Partners High-rise Residential Towers Located in Atlanta Will Reach 27 Stories and Offer 267 Upscale Units

Gilbane Building Company Begins Construction of 1000 Park Aveneu

Team members from Wood Partners, Gilbane Building Company, Reese Vanderbilt & Associates, Site Solutions and Wayne J. Griffin, and gathered to kick off the construction of 1000 Park Avenue.

The 27-story luxury tower will offer 267 units of apartments and four stories of parking with podium-level parking deck and private garage options.

This signature high-rise residential tower will be located in the heart of the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta. Gilbane Building Company, a leader in construction services and multi-unit construction, is serving as the construction manager for Wood Partners, a progressive multifamily investment firm in Atlanta.

The 27-story luxury tower will offer 267 units of apartments and four stories of parking with podium-level parking deck and private garage options. The tower will offer a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units. The high-end, upscale finishes feature European-style cabinets with granite counters, undermount stainless steel sinks, plank flooring, modern lighting fixtures throughout, and ceramic tile tub surround. Community amenities include an elevated outdoor terrace and pool deck and a residential club and Sky Lounge on the 27th floor with a covered terrace, and a state-of-the-art fitness center.

“We are truly excited to have the opportunity to work with Wood Partners on such a high profile project,” said Jim Pritchett, Senior Project Executive Gilbane Building Company. “It is especially significant to Gilbane since when we completed the adjacent residential tower in 1999, the expectation was we would build the next tower shortly thereafter. Little did we know it would take 17 years to begin construction.”

The project, designed by Reese Vanderbilt & Associates is anticipated to complete in May of 2018 and will be located adjacent to the Phipps Plaza. The structure is a post-tensioned frame and is neighbors with the Park Avenue and Park Regency Condominium projects Gilbane Building Company completed many years ago.

About Gilbane Building Company
Gilbane provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services – from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services – for clients across various markets. Founded in 1873 and still a privately held, family-owned company, Gilbane has more than 50 office locations around the world. For more information, visit

Gilbane has been successfully managing construction projects for nearly 40 years in the Atlanta area and has been involved in a large range of construction projects, from the Carbon-Neutral Energy Solutions Laboratory for Georgia Tech, to the Restoration Hardware Design Center to the Houston Health Center. With extensive experience of delivering public, private, commercial and institutional projects, Gilbane offers local market expertise and trusted long-term relationships.

Image Left to Right: Kelly Panter (Gilbane), Josh Thompson (Site Solutions), Josh Bolin (Gilbane), Jim Hampel and Arthur Nerbus (Reese Vanderbilt & Associates), Martha Kitchens (Wood Partners), Paul Stewart and Jim Pritchett (Gilbane), Keith Vanderbilt (Rees Vanderbilt & Associates), Ed Alexander (Wood Partners), Robert Zushma (Wayne J. Griffin)


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