Tag Archives: Orlando Business Journal

Horizon West Builds Lakefront Shops and Dining

A 55,000-square-foot Publix will be the anchor tenant of a 200,000-square-foot shopping center east of State Road 429 and south of New Independence Parkway. This area west of Windermere and north of the Magic Kingdom is a popular growing community, … Continue reading

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Blue Origin Rocket Manufacturing Facility Breaks Ground

Jeff Bezos, Blue Origin founder, and CEO of Amazon, said the $205 million facility will be completed by December 2017. The 750,000 Square foot rocket factory will accomodate manufacturing, processing, integration and testing. All of the vehicle will be manufactured … Continue reading

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Proton Treatment Center on the Forefront of Cancer Treatment

The therapy center, designed by RLF Inc. is three stories and 15,000 square feet, and will hold a Mevion S250 superconducting synchrocyclotron proton accelerator — the most advanced radiation technology for treating brain, spine, prostate, lung, breast, head, neck and … Continue reading

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Florida Hospital Winter Garden Opens

Florida Hospital has just opened their $65 million, three-story, 97,000-square-foot emergency center and 32 bed outpatient facility located at 2000 Fowler Grove Blvd. Earl Swensson Associates, Inc. (ESa) , were the architects. You can see more photos and read the entire … Continue reading

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Daytona Speedway Renovations Head to the Finish

Upgraded Concourses and 40 escalators will improve circulation at the famous Daytona International Speedway, which will host the Rolex 24 on January 30th. The new exterior cladding of the viewing stands is a combination of solid and perforated metal panels … Continue reading

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Lake Sumter State College plans new Science-Health Building

Nebraska-based architecture firm Leo A. Daly has designed the Clermont-based college’s new science-health building. The 51,000 square foot building has just broken ground, and is estimated to cost $11.6 million. When completed, the building will have labs for biology, microbiology, chemistry, … Continue reading

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First Court Case Rules in Favor of Contentious College Park Apartments

The plans for the complex originally included five stories with 226 units. The complex now will be three stories tall with 206 units. Poole & Poole Architecture LLC are the design firm, They also designed Steelhouse in downtown Orlando for … Continue reading

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Winter Park YMCA Plans New Wellness Center

North Carolina-based Duda Paine Architects is the design firm and Orlando-based Jack Jennings & Sons is the general contractor. The new wellness center will provide additional facilities and fitness programs for the 25-year-old Peggy & Philip B. Crosby Wellness Center … Continue reading

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Miami Cupcake Shop to Open in Dr. Phillips Neighborhood

The 1,500-square-foot Orlando store will be the largest LA Sweetz shop in the chain, which currently has three locations in the Miami area. Rabits & Romano Architecture is developing the first franchise prototype in this Orlando shop. It will include a … Continue reading

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New Office Building for CNA in Lake Mary

A new recently announced four-story building, to be constructed at 500 Colonial Center Parkway in Lake Mary, will be anchored by CNA. It will also will include a 600-space parking structure. Baker Barrios Architects is the project architect, IBI Group Inc. is the civil … Continue reading

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