EQUIX DEBUTS AT #90 ON ENR’S 2021 TOP 600 SPECIALTY CONTRACTORS LIST
Equix is proud to announce that we have debuted on the ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractors at #90! We believe this demonstrates our capacity to absorb and complete projects safely and successfully for you — our clients. We are so grateful for the many opportunities we have had to work with each one of you showing our strengths in safety culture, team work, integrity, and environmental stewardship while completing the hundreds of projects we took on in 2020. It is safe to say Equix isn’t successful without the dedication and hard work from our valued employees! We invite you to learn more about our services and employees through the highlights below. Thank you again for your support and partnerships!
Over the last 12-18 months we have experienced pandemic-related challenges in our industries regarding staffing and supply chain shortages, however, our employees have shown great resolve through hard work and dedication to their crafts.
They are the backbone of our business, and the reason we have shown growth year after year. The future is bright for Equix and our companies.
We strive to build our organization by remaining focused on safely growing our business through strong customer relationships and continually investing in our employees.
Jerrod Henschel, President & CEO
This project spans 60,000 acres and will produce ~500 MW of renewable energy through 162 2.82 MW and 18 2.32 MW turbines, a total of 180 when fully complete. Equix has two crews with more than 80 people assigned to the project, and together they have 100-plus years of construction and trenching experience.
Gpa Mason Mega Rail
Astra is the prime contractor on the $102 million civil and rail expansion for the Port of Savannah’s International Multi-Modal Connector (IMMC) project at the Garden City Terminal near Savannah.
The 92-acre civil infrastructure portion, which was completed on time in Summer 2019, consisted of providing soil improvements, earthwork, drainage, dewatering and erosion control within and adjacent to the James D. Mason Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF), the realignment of a portion of Pipemakers Canal, installation of two (2) rail bridges across the realigned canal to accommodate future rail tracks, and the installation of a vehicular bridge across the canal for maintenance.
Upon completion, the Mega Rail project will allow 10,000-foot trains to be loaded on terminal with containers double-stacked, and trains will increase capacity from 500,000 container lifts per year to 1 million.
Southwest Expansion Pipeline
Big Corkscrew Island Regional Park, a new 59-acre regional park in Naples, is currently under construction. The $46 million first phase includes four (4) soccer fields, two (2) baseball-softball fields, two (2) outdoor basketball courts, two (2) tennis courts, six (6) pickleball courts, two (2) pavilions for concessions, an aquatic center, a playground, a dog park, a community center, a 180′ x 300′ event lawn and a 10′ wide multi-use path with numerous picnic pavilions. The aquatic center features water slides, a competition pool, a family pool, a wading pool and other amenities.