EMCOR Group, Inc. Subsidiary Awarded Contract For Installation Of Mechanical Systems At Fort Levavenworth Army Facility
NORWALK, CONNECTICUT, April 24, 2009 - EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME), a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure and facilities services for a diverse range of businesses, announced that its Central Mechanical Construction subsidiary in Manhattan, Kansas, has received a contract for the design/assist and installation of complete mechanical systems for two new projects at the Fort Leavenworth United States Army facility located in Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas.
Central Mechanical will be responsible for providing the installation of all mechanical systems, including HVAC, plumbing, and piping, at the new Unaccompanied Enlisted Personnel Housing (UEPH) barracks, a 54,534 square foot building which contains 56 two-person apartments. Additionally, Central Mechanical will also be responsible for the installation of the complete mechanical systems, including HVAC, plumbing, and piping, at a new multi-faith chapel at the Ft. Leavenworth facility. The chapel, a 26,200 square footage building, which includes classrooms and office spaces, is designed to hold 1,191 people. Both the barracks and the chapel will be designed and built to meet the requirements for a LEED Accredited Silver Facility.
"As one of the Midwest's premier, full service mechanical contractors, Central Mechanical is proud to have been selected to provide the Fort Leavenworth barracks and chapel the quality mechanical systems that it requires," stated John Lonker, President of Central Mechanical Construction. "We are very pleased to be working on these important projects at one of the most renowned Army bases in the United States."
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A Fortune 500 company with estimated 2009 base revenues of $6.0 - $6.3 billion, EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) is a global leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure, and facilities services. A leading provider of critical infrastructure systems, EMCOR gives life to new structures and sustains life in existing ones by its planning, installing, operating, maintaining, and protecting the sophisticated and dynamic systems that create facility environments---such as electrical, mechanical, lighting, air conditioning, heating, security, fire protection, and power generation systems---in virtually every sector of the economy and for a diverse range of businesses, organizations and government. EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170 locations. The 28,000 skilled employees of EMCOR have made the company, in the eyes of leading business publications, amongst the "World's Most Admired" and "Best Managed". EMCOR's diversity---in terms of the services it provides, the industries it serves and the geography it spans---has enabled it to create a stable platform for sustained results. The Company's strong financial position has enabled it to attract and retain among the best local and regional talent, to undertake and complete the most ambitious projects, and to redefine and shape the future of the construction and facilities services industry. Additional information on EMCOR can be found at www.EMCORGroup.com.
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