June 18, 2008 â Aurora Contractors, Inc. has completed construction of IKEAâs largest construction enterprise in the United States. The project, constructed in the Redhook Section of Brooklyn, with a budget of $180,000,000, consists of 350,000 SF of retail space. The project team is currently in the midst of the process to achieve LEED Silver status.
The venture, built on a 48-acre site, included the construction of a community park and waterfront esplanade. Other key elements of the project included the decommissioning and infill of an old dry dock and the construction of a water taxi dock to service the site. Existing gantry cranes and other congruent items were restored and relocated within the site.
The IKEA project was featured prominently in both Landscape Architecture Magazine and Concrete Construction Magazine.
Aurora Contractors is proud to add this project to our growing portfolio.
Posted: June 18
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