Brasfield & Gorrie Awarded Wallace Creek Complex
April 11, 2012
Camp Lejeune, N.C.— Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC., along with its joint venture partner, RQ Construction, of Carlsbad, Calif., have won the design-build contract for the Wallace Creek North Bachelor Enlisted Quarters (BEQ) Complex at Camp Lejeune, N.C.
The $84-million, 225,000 sq ft project includes a five-story multi-wing BEQ complex, and will house up to 804 Marines in 402 living units. The complex will also feature a 650-car parking structure, ancillary structures, athletic courts, and associated site improvements and renovations.
The project will plan to achieve Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold certification, and will include notable sustainable features such as a 750 kilowatt photovoltaic array that will generate onsite renewable energy and geothermal heating and cooling systems for maximum energy efficiency.
Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets, including healthcare, commercial, institutional, federal, municipal, industrial, and wastewater treatment. We serve clients from offices in Atlanta and Columbus, Georgia; Birmingham, Alabama; Dallas, Texas; Jacksonville and Orlando, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; and Raleigh, North Carolina. Brasfield & Gorrie has approximately 2,400 employees, and its 2011 revenues were $1.7 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 28th among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2011.