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Manhattan Construction Group Wins National Safety Honors and Seven ABC Excellence in Construction Awards

Griffin Communications Radio Relocation (Photo credit: Wei-Haas Creative)
Griffin Communications Radio Relocation (Photo credit: Wei-Haas Creative)
OSU O’Brate Baseball Stadium (Photo credit: Manhattan Construction Company)
OSU O’Brate Baseball Stadium (Photo credit: Manhattan Construction Company)
OU Armory Renovation (Photo credit: Manhattan Construction Company)
OU Armory Renovation (Photo credit: Manhattan Construction Company)
Cox Business Center Renovation (Photo credit: Josh New Photography)
Cox Business Center Renovation (Photo credit: Josh New Photography)
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers COVID-19 Alternative Care Facilities (Photo credit: Manhattan Construction Company)
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers COVID-19 Alternative Care Facilities (Photo credit: Manhattan Construction Company)
BOK Center River Spirit Lounge (Photo credit: Josh New Photography)
BOK Center River Spirit Lounge (Photo credit: Josh New Photography)
TULSA, OK — The Associated Builders & Contractors of Oklahoma (ABC) has honored Manhattan Construction Group companies, Manhattan Construction Company and Cantera Concrete Company, with safety honors and seven Excellence in Construction (EIC) awards for projects.

The awards were presented at the 2020 ABC Construction Awards Banquet at the Osage Casino Hotel in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In addition to project awards, Manhattan Construction Company received the ABC Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) Platinum Award, and Cantera Concrete Company received the STEP Silver Award.

Manhattan Construction Company won Excellence In Construction awards for construction of the:

Oklahoma State University (OSU) O’Brate Baseball Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma, in the “Institutional $25-$100 Million” Category
The new O’Brate Baseball Stadium at Oklahoma State University is a 5,000-seat stadium that includes 13 suites and 400 premium seats. Built by Manhattan, with design by Studio Architecture and engineering by Wallace Engineering, this new baseball stadium features an indoor training facility, a pitching lab, an artificial turf infield that allows for practices to take place year-round, multiple bar and food services areas, and audio and visual equipment. Also included are a clubhouse and players’ lounge, a nutrition center, and an operations center that consists of a sports medicine area, additional training spaces, and an equipment room.
University of Oklahoma (OU) Armory Renovation in Norman, Oklahoma, in the “Historical Restoration $2-$10 Million” Category
Built by Manhattan Construction Company, with design by GH2 Architects and engineering by Wallace Engineering, this project included the renovation of a registered national historic building that is more than 100 years old for the OU's ROTC Program. The entire facility was renovated while respecting the historical significance of the original design.
Griffin Communications Radio Relocation in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the “Renovation Under $2 Million” Category
Built by Manhattan Construction Company and designed by REES, this project retrofitted the Griffin Communications Headquarters building to occupy five radio stations acquired by Griffin, the parent company of KOTV News Channel 6. In two phases, Manhattan constructed multiple new offices for the relocated new media staff to make way for the radio stations in the former new media area.
Cox Business Center Renovation in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the “Renovation $10-$100 Million” Category
For this project, Manhattan Construction Company, in a joint venture with Flintco, known as Tulsa Vision Builders, served as construction manager, and MATRIX Architects Engineers Planners was the architect. The Vision Tulsa Modernization of the Cox Business Center project consisted of two major elements, a new three-story clear lobby entrance, and the conversion of the historic convention center area into a 40,000-square-foot ballroom.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers COVID-19 Alternative Care Facilities in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, in the “Healthcare $5-$15 Million” Category
Built by Manhattan Construction Company, designed by HKS, and engineered by Lee & Browne Consulting Engineers, this project is a FEMA/U.S. Army Corps of Engineers mission assignment issued under a Presidential Declaration of Emergency to renovate and convert existing hospital spaces. Working concurrently in Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Manhattan Construction converted 100 patient rooms at the INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center Portland Campus and 116 patient rooms at the OSU Medical Center Hospital into Category 2 Plus patient spaces in only 14 days.
BOK Center River Spirit Lounge in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the “Commercial $2-$5 Million” Category
For this project, Manhattan Construction Company, in a joint venture with Flintco, known as Tulsa Vision Builders, served as construction manager, GH2 was the architect, Wallace Engineering, and Olsson Engineering were the engineers. The BOK River Spirit Lounge was a 5,000-square-foot renovation to the existing BOK Center that added a new bar and lounge with a 1,000-square-foot private entrance.

Cantera Concrete Company won the Excellence In Construction award for construction of the:

Vision Tulsa Modernization of the Existing Cox Business Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the “Specialty Construction, Concrete” Category
Cantera Concrete Company performed concrete work related to the demolition and renovation of the original arena to lower level storage and a 40,000-square-foot ballroom above with street-level access, and the placement of a new three-story clear lobby entrance with a new plaza with access up to the plaza between the Tulsa Library and the Tulsa County Courthouse.
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