Bob Moore Construction Breaks Ground on Chicken E Food Service Distribution Center / Corporate Headquarters in Burleson Texas
Arlington, TX, November 03, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Chicken E Food Service and Chicken Express held a groundbreaking ceremony in Burleson, Texas on October 25 at the site of their new distribution center and corporate headquarters office, to be built by design build contractor Bob Moore Construction.
The ceremony included speeches by Burleson Mayor Ken Shetter and representatives from Chicken E Food Service, the Burleson Economic Development Corporation, Bob Moore Construction and Alliance Architects. Dignitaries performed a ceremonial groundbreaking during the event.
The new facility will be nearly 100,000 SF with plans for expansion by approximately 25,000 SF in the future. The distribution center will cover 90,000 SF, and will include 24,000 SF of cooler space and 18,000 SF of freezer space. The corporate headquarters will occupy more than 8,000 SF.
Site work has begun by Bob Moore Construction. The architect is Alliance Architects from Richardson Texas and the civil engineer is Pacheco and Koch of Fort Worth and Dallas.
Bradley Ford and Justin Bond of the Burleson Economic Development Corporation represented the seller of the property. Kyle Poulson and Jack Huff of Transwestern Real Estate Group represented Chicken E Food Services as the buyer of the property and development partner for the project. Burleson city officials and the Burleson Economic Development Corporation expressed their excitement to have this growing company relocate to 26 acres in the 160-acre HighPoint Business Park. The Chicken E Food Service facility will be the first new building in the business park. Their decision to relocate to Burleson has already resulted in several new business prospects expressing interest in expanding to Burleson.
About Bob Moore Construction
A recipient of the QUOIN / AGC General Contractor of the Year Award, the TEXO / AGC Summit Award for Construction Excellence and the Texas Building Branch-AGC Outstanding Construction Award, Bob Moore Construction has been one of the most respected commercial construction companies in Texas since 1946. An industry leader in tilt-up construction, the company was the first general contractor in the United States to be formally certified as a TCA Certified Company by the Tilt-up Concrete Association (TCA). Bob Moore Construction was also one of the first general contractors in North Texas to be accepted into the OSHA Local Partnership program in recognition of its superior safety program. The company's portfolio includes a wide range of commercial buildings, from warehouses and distribution centers to office buildings and retail stores. Whether it is providing general contractor, design / build or construction management services, Bob Moore Construction's goal remains the same: to deliver quality construction projects on time and in budget. Bob Moore Construction is a member of TEXO / Associated General Contractors of America, American Concrete Institute and a sustaining member of the TCA.