Alaska The State of Alaska Dept. of Transportation and Public Facilities has selected PCL Construction Services to build a State Library Archives and Museum facility in Juneau. The project entails the construction of a two-story, 168,000-sq-ft building that will contain the state museum, the state historical collections and the state archives as well as 80 basement parking spaces. The project is valued at between $70 million and $80 million. PCL Construction Services, 1400 W. Benson Blvd., Anchorage, 99503. DR#06-00625236.
Montana St. John's Lutheran Hospital has selected Swank Enterprises to build its new hospital in Libby. The project entails the construction of a 79,000-sq-ft building, containing 25 private rooms with showers, toilet facilities and room for family; a larger emergency department; larger surgical suites with additional recovery rooms; and upgraded imaging technology. Construction is expected to be completed by May 2014. The project has been valued at $32 million. Swank Enterprises, 750 West Reserve Dr., Kalispell, 59901. DR#12-00633945.
Ohio Brasfield & Gorrie LLC has started construction of the Le Meridien Joseph Hotel in Columbus. The project entails building a 133-room, 11-story, 98,000-sq-ft boutique hotel. The hotel was designed by Arquitectonica International Corp. The project has been valued at $50 million. Brasfield & Gorrie LLC, Attn: Christi Johnson, Project Manager, 1990 Vaugh Rd. N.W., Kennesaw, Ga. 30144. DR#08-00589960.
Oklahoma Oklahoma City has selected TAP Architecture to design a new parking garage on Main Street, west of Hudson Avenue. The project entails designing a 10-story, 700-space garage with street-level retail and restaurant space. Construction is expected to begin in early 2013 and be completed in 2014. The estimated construction cost is $20 million. Oklahoma City Public Works Dept., Attn: Eric Wenger, Director, 420 W. Main St., Oklahoma City, 73102. DR#12-00470949.
West Virginia The West Virginia Division of Purchasing has awarded a $27.4-million contract to Mountaineer Contractors to build a truck-rail intermodal facility in Prichard. The project entails building a terminal on a 71-acre site, located along the Big Sandy River and adjacent to Norfolk Southern tracks and U.S. Route 52, where containers can be loaded or off-loaded. The Norfolk Southern route is part of the Heartland Corridor, where double-stacked container trains travel from Norfolk through Virginia and West Virginia to Ohio. The terminal is expected to be operational in October 2014. Mountaineer Contractors Inc., 15237 S. Preston Highway, Kingwood, 26537. DR#09-00442407.