November 26, 2014
American Builders 2017 to Host Business Outreach Event
American Builders 2017 will host a business outreach event to inform the business community about the SunTrust Park construction project. Vendors, subcontractors and suppliers are invited to attend to learn about the project’s construction needs and requirements as well as the bidding process.
WHAT: SunTrust Park Business Outreach Event
WHO: American Builders 2017
(Brasfield & Gorrie, Mortenson Construction, Barton Malow Company and New South Construction Company)
WHEN: Wednesday, December 3, 2014; 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Cobb County Senior Wellness Center
1150 Powder Springs Street
BACKGROUND: American Builders 2017 is a general contractor comprised of a joint venture between Brasfield & Gorrie, Mortenson Construction, Barton Malow Company and New South Construction Company. The team has more than 225 years of construction experience and has completed more than 330 sports projects, including football stadiums, baseball parks, soccer stadiums, basketball arenas and more. American Builders’ ballpark experience includes Target Field, Coors Field, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Turner Field, Minute Maid Park, PNC Park and Coolray Field.
American Builders 2017 was chosen to manage the construction of the new Braves’ ballpark home, SunTrust Park. The park is slated to open in the spring of 2017 and will be the first development of its kind. The attraction will be a combination of the state-of-the-art Major League Baseball ballpark and a community consisting of shops, restaurants, offices and residences.