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  • Groundbreaking in Rockwall
  • Groundbreaking in Rockwall

Groundbreaking in Rockwall

Fort Construction will complete a finish-out for the Rockwall Department of Family and Protective Services. The building is adjacent to the Wilkerson-Sanders Memorial Stadium, and very near the county courthouse. We’ll also add some additional footage and when all is […]


Thank you to Our Trade Partners at Cielo Place

Fort Construction is the general contractor for Cielo Place, a unique mixed-income housing community in Fort Worth. This is a unique project because it’s located within and next to the historic Riverside Baptist Church. As our work continues, we would […]

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Nico Purkiss Celebrates Five Years with Fort

Nico joined Fort Construction five years ago and is now one of our Project Managers. He’s originally from Chile and came to the US in 2005. He served in the Marine Corps for eight years, then attended Texas A&M to […]

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Another Award for The Vineyard on Lancaster

The Vineyard on Lancaster received the Texas Apartment Association’s 2020 Affordable Housing Award in the New Construction category. Union Gospel Mission developed The Vineyard. The building features 98 affordable homes, six market-rate homes, and a health clinic. Schwarz-Hanson Architects designed […]

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Update on Hotel Dryce in Fort Worth

Hotel Dryce, located in the Cultural District, is taking shape. As you can see from the photos, we are completing framing. Our crew is also building the sheathing, back stairs, and interior walls. Up next, we’ll add the roof and […]

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Happy Holidays

From all of us at Fort Construction, we wish you and your family health, happiness, peace and prosperity this Christmas and in the coming New Year. Our office will be closed on December 24th and 25th, as well as December […]

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New Location for The Learning Experience

Fort Construction is building a new retail center at 12900 Josey Lane in Farmers Branch. We’ll add two buildings on a single site. One building will be 5,500 SF and will have three tenants including a bank, restaurant, and dental […]

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We Had an Axe to Grind

Last week, Fort Construction rented out the Fort Worth Axe Factory for no other reason than to have a little fun. We had close to 70 employees and trade partners stop by and learn to throw an axe. It was […]

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Groundbreaking for OTR

Fort Construction is proud to partner with OTR, Henry S. Miller, and KHArchitects on a 24-hour truck maintenance facility. OTR is based out of Houston and offers 24/7 emergency truck repair and service. Located on I-20 in south Dallas, this […]

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Tarrant Roofing Building Complete

We partnered with Tarrant Roofing to complete a two-story, 24,000 SF facility located at 1900 Handley Ederville in Fort Worth. They have moved in, and by all accounts, they’re enjoying their new building. Congratulations to Tarrant Roofing on their new […]

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Our Condolences to the Averitt Family

All of us at Fort Construction would like to extend our deepest sympathies to two of our Superintendents, Matt and Crystal Averitt, who unexpectedly lost their father two weeks ago. A celebration of Dennis Averitt’s life will take place tomorrow, […]

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  • 1thirtyone Motorcars Overview 1
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Project Update: 1thirtyone Motorcars

We are nearing completion on 1thirtyone Motorcars, located at I-30 and Loop 820 in Fort Worth. The 54,000 SF building will include storage for a large collection of classic cars, a showroom, parts area and workshop, and a wash bay. […]