Design Build/Design Assist

Design Build/Design Assist

Jumers Casino & Hotel

Location: Rock Island, Illinois
General Contractor: Kraus Anderson
Architect: KKE Architects
Engineer: Dunham Associates
The Jumers project consisted of a six-story hotel with approximately 200 guest rooms, a convention
center, casino and a multi-level parking structure. Heat pumps were used for the HVAC system, and the exterior concrete contained more than 15,000 square feet of snowmelt. The 16 month schedule had a mandatory opening of Christmas 2008, which was accomplished with ease.

University of Nebraska: Abel Sandoz Student Housing

Location: Lincoln, Nebraska
General Contractor: Ryan Companies, US
Architect: Elness Swenson Graham Architects
Engineer: Farris Engineering
Ryan and Associates was selected by Ryan Companies to participate in a Request for Proposal Design Build for the Student Housing Renovation at the University of Nebraska Lincoln Campus. The renovation for the structures at the University occurred during summer breaks covering a three year time frame. During the pre-programming phase of the project we worked directly with the pre-selected engineering group and UNL on various cost proposals, mechanical systems analysis, and innovative suggestions regarding the construction schedule.