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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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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. […]

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Fort Named General Contractor for Cielo Place

Fort Construction is excited to be named the general contractor for Cielo Place in Fort Worth. This will be a unique mixed-income housing community featuring 91 units. Of the 91 units, 88% will be affordable at 30%, 50% and 60% […]

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Project Update: Hotel Dryce

We’re laying the foundation for Hotel Dryce, a three-story hotel located in the Cultural District of Fort Worth. As you can see in the photos, we’re pouring some of the last remaining grade beams. We’re also finishing pouring elevator walls […]

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The Vineyards a Finalist for National Award

We recently received word that The Vineyards on Lancaster is a finalist for an award presented by Affordable Housing Finance magazine. There are four finalists in the Special Needs category; a category that includes housing designs for homeless and special […]

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Project Update: Grubbs Acura in Grapevine

Construction on Grubbs Acura is moving along nicely with the project approximately 40-percent complete. The CMU installation is complete, almost all paving is poured, and 75-percent of the steel is erected. MEP rough-in and exterior framing will start this week. […]

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Project Update: Maxim Crane

Construction is underway for Maxim Crane in Fort Worth. This is a design-build project on an eight-acre site. It will feature a 19,000 SF building for their offices as well as service bays for maintenance. We’re currently installing the wall […]

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Project Update: Summer Creek Station

We’re working in Fort Worth on a retail center near the corner of Sycamore School Rd and Chisholm Trail Parkway. The 9,774 SF building will offer four to five retail spaces. Originally, this was scheduled to be a six-month project, […]

Memorial Day

“Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it. It flies with the last breath of each soldier who died protecting it.” – Unknown As Memorial Day approaches, we will take time to remember and honor those who made […]