PRESS RELEASE: SUNDT, TRINITY HUGHES CHOSEN FOR MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY PROJECT
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SUNDT, TRINITY HUGHES CHOSEN FOR MIDWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY PROJECT
WICHITA FALLS (Aug. 23, 2016) – Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) and joint venture partner Trinity Hughes Construction have been selected to build a $29.2 million Health and Human Sciences Building at Midwestern State University.
The facility will house many of the programs in the Gunn College of Health Sciences and Human Services. Trinity Hughes | Sundt, A Joint Venture will build updated facilities and space for the College of Health Sciences and Human Sciences Department including Dental Hygiene, Social Work, Radiologic Sciences, Respiratory Care, Simulation Center and the Wilson School of Nursing. Preconstruction starts next month with construction beginning next June. Completion is scheduled for December 2018.
The same joint venture is working on the Wichita Falls Independent School District Career and Technical Education Center and performed improvements at the Wichita Falls Regional Airport terminal.
“This is a great opportunity for Sundt to continue building projects that are important to this community,” said Project Executive Bob Aniol. “We are also proud to continue our partnership with Trinity Hughes.”
Founded in 1922, Midwestern State University has more than 6,000 students and is one of four public universities in the state that are unaffiliated with the University of Texas System.
Sundt has more than 45 years and nearly $2 billion of project work throughout Texas. Among the notable projects are the West Seventh Street Bridge, Fort Worth; Warrior in Transition Barracks at Fort Bliss, Fort Sam Houston and Fort Hood; Reunion Tower, Dallas; Legacy Town Centers, Plano; work atAustin Bergstrom International Airport; thePublic Safety Answering Point (PSAP) 911 Dispatch Center, San Antonio and the Career and Technology Education (CATE) building at Brackenridge High School, San Antonio.
Sundt Construction, Inc. is one of the country’s largest and most respected general contractors. Earlier this year, it was named the nation’s safest construction company by the Associated General Contractors of America. The 126-year-old firm is known nationally for its commitment to quality and innovative approaches to construction services. Sundt is ranked as the 77th largest construction company in the United States by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine. The general contractor has offices in San Antonio, Fort Worth and El Paso, Texas; Tempe and Tucson, Arizona; and Irvine, Sacramento, San Diego and San José, California.