Rockbridge Road Water Main Replacement

Centennial Olympic Park 2020 Vision

Rencently, Reeves Young was chosen by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority to provide Construction Management at Risk services for the Centennial Olympic Park renovations.  Embodying one of the Georgia World Congress Center Authority’s core four values – Be Dynamic – the organization has developed a bold concept for the future of GWCCA’s downtown Atlanta campus.  As outlined in the 2020 Vision strategic plan, a major part of this plan involves multiple transformative projects at Centennial Olympic Park.  These changes have been designed to increase community access, strengthen its Olympic heritage, enhance the visitor experience, and expand programming opportunities.

Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Project Description

Client: Holder, Hunt, Russell, Moody JV
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Surface Area: 28 Acres

Awarded multiple work scopes, Reeves Young provided extensive heavy civil services to the joint venture organization building the Atlanta Falcons Stadium. Project included grading of the 40-acre site (requiring removal of 200,000 cubic yards of soil-100 dump trucks a day), internal access roads, 294,000 SF of soil cement placement for multiple crane pads, demolition of existing roadway bridge and retaining wall, installation of water, sewer and utility lines, and the installation of sitework, utilities and traffic signals to support the new entrance road.  Reeves also performed as Prime Contractor for the installation of a 268,000 CF, underground, cast-in-place stormwater detention vault.

Historic Fourth Ward Park – Atlanta Beltline

Project Description

Project: Atlanta Beltline
Location: Atlanta, GA
Surface Area: 17 Acres

The Atlanta BeltLine is the redevelopment of a historic 22-mile railroad corridor into parks, multi-use trails and transit.  It is the most comprehensive transportation and economic development effort ever undertaken in the City of Atlanta and among the largest, most wide-ranging urban redevelopment programs in the United States.

As General Contractor, Reeves Young developed significant components of one of the most visible components to project – the multi-activity Historic Fourth Ward Park.

The park includes three parcels. Reeves built the recirculating stream, a splash pad, waterfalls, amphitheater/plaza, and restroom facilities on the five-acre south parcel as well as the large outdoor trellis, event lawn and sculpture garden on the north parcel.

Reeves Young also built the third parcel. It is five-acres and includes a 15,000 SF skate park with bowls, curbs and smooth rolling concrete mounds. It is Atlanta’s first public skate park. The parcel also includes a sports field, a shade trellis topped with solar panels and public restroom facilities.

Georgia Aquarium

Project Description

Location: Atlanta, GA
Surface Area: 550,000 SF

The largest aquarium in the world when it was built, the facility has 550,000 square foot (or 13 acres) of covered space. The Georgia Aquarium was a signature project for both Reeves and Eric Young, firm President/CEO.

Eric Young was the construction executive-in-charge of the Aquarium while employed by his former firm. He managed the entirety of the $250M project; it was his last project prior to joining Reeves Young.

The heavy civil component of the project included installation of a new 48” RCP storm drain system and a new 18” DIP sewer line along Baker Street and Spring Street to handle the increased capacity from the Aquarium. This project also included Traffic control, Dewatering, Shoring, Tunneling, 14’ diameter Shafts, Demolition and Asphalt Paving.

Forsyth County, Lanierland Park

Project Description

Project: Lanierland Park
Location: Cumming, GA
Size: 28.5 acres; 4,600 SF building

New park on greenfield with four multi-activity artificial turf fields (soccer/football/lacrosse)

  • Playground
  • Two, one-story concession/restroom buildings
  • One-story maintenance building
  • All associated site work

Cherokee Veterans Park

Project Description

Project: Cherokee Veterans Park
Location: Canton, GA
Size: 17 Acres

75-acre phase of a master planned 149-acre park on greenfield. Project includes new concession/restroom building, 2100 SF maintenance building, pressbox and three prefabricated modular restroom buildings

  • Complete site development; grading and utilities
  • Installation of storm sewer and sanitary sewer system including septic system
  • Water distribution system for fire service, domestic water and irrigation system
  • Electrical distribution system and site lighting for sports field and courts
  • Two multi-sport natural fields and one multi-sport artificial turf fields.
  • Skatepark with three bowls
  • Retaining walls, fencing, asphalt and concrete pavement

Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd Stadium

Project Description

Client: Georgia Tech University
Location: Atlanta, GA

Reeves Contracting was responsible for the installation of an 84” reinforced concrete pipe sewer line encased in concrete was installed under the new Wardlaw Building and the South Stands. Included in this work was Dewatering, Shoring and a Sewer By-Pass system.

DH Stanton Park – Atlanta Beltline

Project Description

Location: City of Atlanta
Location: Atlanta, GA
Surface Area: 7 acres

A renovation and expansion of an existing City of Atlanta park located on a former landfill. Reeves was contracted by the City of Atlanta to create the first-of-its-kind energy cost-neutral park.

Park amenities include a splash pad, an enhanced playground with interactive play elements, walking paths that encircle the park, a Little League baseball field, a pavilion and restroom facilities.

Photovoltaic solar panels that act as a shade structure at one of the park’s entrances produce energy which is sold back to Georgia Power, offsetting the entirety of the park’s energy costs.

Ebster Stormwater Vault & Park

Project Description

Client: City of Decatur
Location: Decatur, GA
Surface Area: 2.5 acres

Ebster Vault – one of the largest stormwater vaults in the region, Reeves Young built a unique 2.5-acre underground water storage vault to accept all of the City of Decatur’s stormwater runoff–and then covered it with a full-length soccer field