Orlando, FL, April 15, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Ponte Health, the developer and lead architect for Vertical Medical City (VMC) Orlando, has selected Tutor Perini Building Corp. to provide pre-construction services for the project. Tutor Perini Building Corp. is a subsidiary of Tutor Perini Corporation, a publicly traded firm and one of the largest contractors in the country.
VMC Orlando will be a major health care campus comprised of three buildings totaling nearly two million square feet on 1.4 acres in the downtown Orlando business district. The VMC Orlando campus will feature an ALF/Memory Care facility with over 1,000 beds, an Outpatient Services and Medical Office facility, and a facility that will include urgent care, a surgery center and research and development space.
VMC Orlando is planned to become the tallest structure in the metropolitan Orlando and Central Florida regions, and it will serve as the largest Assisted Living Facility in the country.
Built on a foundation of intelligence, intensity and integrity, “Tutor Perini stood out as the most qualified company for the delivery of Vertical Medical City, now and into the future,” said Ponte.
Tutor Perini Corporation is a leading civil, building and specialty construction company offering diversified general contracting and design-build services to private clients and public agencies throughout the world. With origins dating back to 1894, the company has established a strong reputation by executing large, complex projects on time and within budget, while adhering to strict quality control measures. Tutor Perini offers general contracting, pre-construction planning and comprehensive project management services, with capabilities to self-perform select construction services, including site work, concrete forming and placement, steel erection, electrical, mechanical, plumbing and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC).
“We are excited to be a part of the team for such a transformative project,” said Danny Hoisman, Executive Vice President of Tutor Perini Building Corp.’s Florida Division.