The Tabernacle- Family Life Center

54,500sf facility for use as a Church Family Life Center and Christian school.  Hybrid structure of masonry structural steel, wood trusses & pre- engineered metal building system used to facilitate multiple use.  Includes educational classroom wing, gymnasium, cafeteria & auxiliary meeting rooms. Administration building phase added later to house school clinic and admin. offices. 

During this phased construction project, safety was of utmost concern with the existing church and school in session and on the same site. All schedules had to be coordinated with school administration and church office around classes and church activities.    The Family Life Center was equipped with stage, theatrical lighting and sound system for the school and church use. 

Manasota Commercial Construction was the Construction Manager responsible for the building and site.   Direct purchase administration by Manasota produced significant tax savings.

Suncoast Workforce Development- Jobs Etc.

This two-story 28,000sf masonry structure was a Design Build project. The building was designed with the most up to date computer technology. It includes computer training rooms, conference room, administrative offices, and counseling rooms. The development of this property presented unique challenges for the maximum useable square footage and parking on minimal land space. This challenge was overcome through underground retention, special pavement and retaining walls.

State College of Florida- Center for Innovation & Technology

This business training center built on the State College of Florida Lakewood Ranch campus, was built to be a hurricane resistant assembly structure to withstand a 161mph wind load.  Featuring the latest computer & technology enhancements, all classrooms are equipped with internet ready data ports. and an eight level teaching auditorium seats 150 with  laptop ready desks . Catered food preparation kitchen area is available for seminars. The rounded glass front entry with a metal curved stairway adds to the updated look  of the building. Manasota Commercial Construction was the General contractor responsible for the building and all site improvements including parking & site lighting.