Construction has started for a new 13,000-square-foot corporate headquarters for Irving-basedÂ Davis Crane Service, a supplier and operator of hydraulic and conventional motor cranes since 1962.
Fort Worth-based general contractor,Â Speed Fab-Crete, and its design-build architectural partner,Callahan & Freeman, were tapped to perform construction and design services for the $2 million project. Slated for completion in December 2014, the stand-alone, two-story building will serve as Davis Crane Serviceâ€™s new corporate office and crane fleet operating headquarters, now located at 1212 North Loop 12â€¨ in Irving.
The project will include new parking/paving, sidewalks, utilities and supporting site improvements.
â€œDavis Crane Serviceâ€™s new state-of-the-art facility will enable the company to expand the number and size of cranes in its fleet, accommodate its experienced staff, and ultimately better serve its rapidly-growing customer base,â€ president and co-owner of Speed Fab-CreteÂ David BloxomÂ said in a news release.
In addition to Fort Worth-based Speed Fab-Crete and Callahan & Freeman Architects, the project team includes Dallas-basedÂ Civil Point Engineers, Inc.; Fort Worth-basedÂ Callahan Structural Engineers; and Arlington-basedÂ Fratto Engineering, Inc.