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PORTAGE – AmeriPlex at the Port has broken ground on a 50,000-square-foot multi-tenant building to be called The Belmont. The building will be home to Silvent North America, Falk PLI and Holladay Properties.
To date, 228 of 400 acres have been developed by Holladay and some $160 million in development. The Belmont was financed by American Savings Bank.
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PORTAGE – Falk PLI Engineering & Surveying Inc. will expand its headquarters, creating 34 new jobs by 2016.
The new office will be 9,000 square feet at AmeriPlex at the Port. The project will be finished in the fall. Falk PLI currently has 33 full-time employees in Indiana and will be looking to hire engineers, technicians and administrate support workers.
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SCHERERVILLE – Regency Centers Corp., a national owner, operator and developer of grocery-anchored and community shopping centers, has begun construction on the first phase of Shops on Main, a 147,851-square-foot community shopping center anchored by Gordmans, Ross Dress for Less, HomeGoods and DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse.
The center is located at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Main Street. The initial …Read Full Article
“Our new project, the mil-spec SQS515, will reflect the same quality and workmanship our products have always boasted,” said Brown.“Our goal is to evolve our business so that we may always be a leader in whatever industry we play in.Our forward thinking team members, team …Read Full Article
MERRILLVILLE – Northwest Indiana’s only live and local television newscast, Lakeshore News Tonight, has moved to 6 and 10 p.m. on weeknights.
“The new time slots and extra news hour provide twice the opportunity to serve the community with local news when they want it,” said Matt Franklin, vice president of television operations.
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HIGHLAND – Christenson Chevrolet has completed work on a 17,000-square-foot addition at its dealership on Indianapolis Boulevard.
The project includes an upgrade of the used car showroom and service department. The effort was brought about when General Motors, the parent company for Chevrolet, urged its dealerships to create a more modern look.
Christenson Chevrolet has been in the region for 63 years.
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Eastlake is owned by Elzie Higginbottom, who wants to create a charter and jet fueling operation similar to that operated by Gary Jet Center. If the proposal is approved by the Airport Authority, Eastlake would build a 30,000-square-foot hangar.
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ELKHART – Elkhart General Hospital has announced a $74 million expansion that will add 150,000 square feet to the hospital. The project will include updated surgery suites and new recovery room.
The expansion will increase the size of operating suites for 700 square feet to accommodate new technology for arthroscopy and endoscopy. Currently, the hospital has 900,000 square-feet over three floors.
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MUNSTER – Community Hospital is expanding outpatient services to Schererville. Scheduled to open in June, the 11,400-square-foot Community Hospital Outpatient Center at the corner of U.S. 30 and Harvest Drive will offer family medicine, immediate care, laboratory and outpatient diagnostic services for patients of all ages.
Specialists in family practice and internal medicine will provide immediate care Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 …Read Full Article
MERRILLVILLE – Dawn Foods, which operates bakeries in Munster and Crown Point, has announced it will consolidate the two operations into a new location in the AmeriPlex at the Crossroad in Merrillville.
The company said it will invest $15 million in the 120,000-square-foot production plant. Together, the Munster and Crown Point operations have 72 employees.
Dawn Foods, which has bakeries around the world, provides …Read Full Article