Lyon Contracting has again submitted for an Excellence in Construction award, but this year we submitted two (2) projects! Both Yorkshire of Edina Senior Living in Edina, MN and Remington Cove Apartments (Phase I & II) in Apple Valley, MN have been entered. Wish us luck, we are hoping for another successful submission!
New construction of a 67 unit 3 story wood framed 87,239 SF apartment over underground parking.
We are excited to announce that we broke ground May, 2018 in Fridley, MN for Phase 3 of our Cielo Apartment Complex.
This project is moving along nicely. We finished decks on third floor and framed all the walls in the units. Third floor is entirely framed and continuing at a rapid pace. We received meter banks and got them hung in the basement as well as some electrical panels.
Territorial Woods Apartments in Maple Grove, MN is a new three (3) story, 98 unit, wood-framed building with a 40,345 square foot first floor and 40,981 square foot second and 41,981 square foot third floor; with a combined total of 162,652 square feet.
We are excited to announce that we broke ground for Territorial Woods Apartments December, 2017.
The concrete crew has begun pouring the basement slab and has completed the entire west wing and a portion of the center area. At this time stone/brick crews are continuing work on the south end of the west wing and will continue working into the courtyard. The siding is at about 75% completion around the building. Painters are working on the last portion of the third floor units and plan to have 3rd floor completed by the beginning of September. All production drywall is completed in the building and taping/mudding is in full force on 1st floor. Crews have decided to focus on 1st floor in hopes to be textured before gypcrete. Gypcrete crew will be working on completing 2nd floor next week. Half of the 3rd floor cabinets have been delivered as well as half of the 3rd floor unit LVP. All unit duct work has been completed and HVAC crews have begun equipment install on 3rd floor and will continue next week. Electricians have installed all of the site lighting; light poles and exterior building lights. At this time the electrical conduits from the transformer have been tied into the building and the panels have been set, main feeder wire will be delivered middle of September.
Lake Jonathan Flats Apartments in Chaska, MN is a new four (4) story, 117 unit, with two levels of below grade parking, a detached slab-on-grade commercial building, and associated paved parking lots and drive lanes, retaining walls, and below grade utilities. The below- and at-grade levels will include concrete masonry unit (CMU), cast-in-place concrete and/or precast concrete walls and columns with wood framing above. The commercial building will be one story slab-on-grade light-gauge steel framing.
We are excited to announce that we broke ground for Lake Jonathan Flats Apartments February, 2018.
The carpenters are really making progress, third floor is approximately 85% complete with sub floor in and the third floor exterior walls are beginning to be installed on the north end. The Excavator is still finish grading the basement. The concrete crew was able to pour the basement and have poured approximately 100 yards of concrete the last week in August at the lower level parking garage. The Mechanical crew had to repair some of the damage drains by the excavator as well as core drill the water and the two sanitary’s through the exterior foundation. The Mechanical crew will begin core drilling the beginning of September. The Electrical crew will also be on site the beginning of September to begin installing more temporary power and start boxing out units that are ready. The site utility crew has started the water service and have been working on completing the tie-in to the new gate valve. The trades are making do and moving along well.
There are three (3) separate components to this development:
94th Ave. N Street & Utility Expansion - Installation of approximately 1,100 LF of new road construction. Work to include sidewalks and bituminous trail. Utility work to include water main, sanitary and storm sewer extensions.
Currently the balance of perimeter strip footings were poured and wall panels are being set; we will be pouring them in the following weeks. Utilities have had a good start, sanitary sewer and water main are in the road. We've started the cut for the deep sanitary sewer line at the SE corner along 93rd ave.
Urbana Place Senior Living - New construction of 100 unit assisted living facility on a partial slab on grade foundation with 24,000 SF of underground parking. Finished area is 123,241 SF wood framed four story.
We are excited to announce the ground breaking for Urbana Place Senior Living will take place September 27th, 2018.
Urbana Court Apartments - 314,782 SF three story wood framed 207-unit apartment over a 77,864 SF underground parking structure.
Harrison Bay Senior Living in Mound, MN is a new three (3) story, 72 unit, wood-framed building with a 31,595 square foot first floor and 24,174 square foot second and third floors.
We are excited to announce that the ground breaking ceremony for our Harrison Bay Senior Living facility took place on October 11th, 2017.
For exterior work, curb has been installed in the parking lot. Interior; the carpenters are installing cabinets and trim on second floor and unit entry frames on both second and third floor. Unit carpet is being installed on second floor and vinyl is being installed on first floor in the memory care units. Granite has started being installed on second and third floor. Plumbers are installing sinks and drains in the granite and HVAC is working on common area furnaces and ductwork.
For leasing information, please contact the management company at 612-430-8150.
Lyon Contracting, Inc. had another successful signing with OSHA for our Cooperative Compliance Partnership on our Cielo 3 Apartment project in Fridley, MN. We are honored to be accepted into this partnership so we can ensure our jobs continue to be as safe as possible for ourselves and our Subcontractors.
Lyon Contracting, Inc. had an OSHA Cooperative Compliance Partnership signing today at the Lake Jonathan Flats Apartments project in Chaska, MN. We are proud to use all aspects available to us to continue having a safe job site.
Lyon Contracting, Inc. received a Pyramid Award for Chaska Heights Senior Living at the ABC Excellence in Construction Banquet January 2018. This is a 138 unit independent and assisted living facility located in Chaska, MN. The gross square footage is 209,785 with a 50,229 square foot enclosed parking garage below grade. This facility is constructed of concrete footings and slab on grade, CMU foundation walls, and precast columns, beams and hollow core plank.
Taking the city of Chaska’s mission to heart, Chaska Heights Senior Living was designed as a senior apartment and assisted living facility that strives to encompass a small-town atmosphere. The facility was developed by Trident Development, LLC, designed by Cole Group Architects, Westwood Professional Service, Larson Engineering of Minnesota, and Encompass Group, LLC, and managed by Tealwood Senior Living. Lyon Contracting, Inc., the general contractor, managed all aspects of the construction; including the site work, shell construction, interior and exterior finishes. The interior amenities, including two commercial kitchens, multiple dining areas, fitness areas, lounges, a chapel, salon, pub, offices, and the wellness facility were all furnished and decorated by the project team.
Lyon Contracting, Inc. takes great pride in this award and will use this as an expectation for all future projects. We strive to be better and do better with each and every project and are excited for our next opportunity. We attribute success to the development and construction teams, as well as the staff at Chaska Heights. This facility has become widely recognized as a unique housing option for the community, and a place where dignity and independence are respected.
Cielo 2 Apartment in Fridley, MN; one new 101 unit, 163,722 sq. ft. apartment building,
Our Cielo 2 Apartments are up and running and we are filling our halls with some very lucky residents! You won’t believe how gorgeous this building is, we are very proud of it. Apartments are filling up fast so make sure you contact the facility soon and get in your application!
For leasing information, please call the facility at 612-500-7299