In the building market, Kiewit specializes in constructing office buildings; industrial complexes; education and sports facilities; hotels; hospitals; transportation terminals; science and technology facilities; manufacturing, retail and special-use facilities and extensive interior construction with tenant improvements. Its capabilities include general construction, construction management, design-build, design-assist and turn-key project development. Kiewit also provides fast, accurate preconstruction project management services. During the past 10 years, Kiewit has performed construction services for more than 1,100 vertical construction projects, totaling $7.5 billion in revenue.
We have a large staff of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accredited professionals and more than $1 billion in LEED certified construction experience — ensuring the best energy-saving options are incorporated into all of our projects.
The Hixson-Lied Science Center is a 150,000-square-foot center intended to be Creighton University's main entrance on the north side of campus. The center includes faculty and staff offices and classrooms for the schools of medicine, pharmacy and nursing, and the undergraduate departments of chemistry, biology, physics, environmental science and atmospheric science.
The $10.8 million renovation of Arnett Hall was the first step in renovating all of the buildings in the University of Colorado Boulder’s Kittredge Complex. The 56,000-square-foot, 210-bed student resident hall features one-, two, and three-bedroom suites as well as offices, common areas, lounges, laundry rooms and storage spaces. Each residence hall also includes academic classrooms and study areas.
The Woodhouse auto dealership project consisted of building a new 6,000-square-foot building. The individual project components included constructing 2,786 square feet of new showroom space, adding a 1,250-square-foot new parts receiving area and adding a 1,680-square-foot new Porsche addition.
The National Park Services Regional Headquarters is a LEED® Gold certified, three-story office building. The 68,000-square-foot building contains office and meeting rooms on the upper levels and a mixture of private and public spaces on the lower level. Public areas include exhibit spaces, book store, library and public meeting rooms.
The University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union project included demolition of the existing building, site improvements, foundation and basement construction and the construction of a two-story, steel-framed building with brick and metal panel veneer skin. Kiewit was also responsible for all interior finishes and site work for the facility, which houses the Credit Union's main retail location.
Kiewit demolished the existing garage and built a new precast, fully-enclosed, seven-level, 251-stall garage. The new garage includes entry from Farnam Street, 36th street and Harney Street, and is mechanically ventilated and fully sprinkled. The existing loading dock and maintenance garage were re-used and incorporated into the design.
The Caterpillar CLAAS manufacturing facility contains a 165,000-square-foot assembly area and 35,000 square feet of office space. The facility is a pre-fabricated metal building with precast concrete exterior that allows an abundance of natural light into the assembly area through north facing glazing. The roof is constructed of standing seam metal and is configured to allow for no interior roof drains or downspouts. The product display area contains a full height curtain wall system to maximize the views of products at night.
The Borsheims Fine Jewelry and Gifts Addition project consisted of remodeling and expanding corporate office and retail space and the addition of first level retail space, front entry and warehouse. The 62,500-square-foot project was completed over six phases to enable the store to remain fully operational throughout construction.