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Attached Single-Family

  • Project: Gleneagle Villas of Aberdeen
  • Location: Valparaiso, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: New Development – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $325,000 - $475,000
  • Architect: Brent Wagner Architects
Gleneagle Villas of Aberdeen

Twenty-six semi-custom built lots with brick exterior and a cedar accent trim. The site is fully landscaped and includes an underground sprinkler system. Each owner has generous finish and appliance allowances included. The villas are built with 11 foot ceilings in the entry, living room, and dining room. Each villa includes sound control walls between adjoining homes.

Multifamily

Compass Pointe Apartments

A 224-unit apartment complex located in the heart of Valparaiso, Indiana, constructed in two phases of 112 units, consisting of 1, 2, and 3 bedroom garden style apartments, clubhouse with pool and workout room, volleyball court, and garages. Each unit includes the following features: a screened balcony or patio, fully equipped kitchen, walk-in closets, mini and vertical blinds, central air, and private locked storage closet. Renters can also choose to have a fireplace or a vaulted ceiling. Scope of work included all site improvements, landscape development and all miscellaneous amenities.

  • Project: Prairie Point Apartments and Clubhouse
  • Location: Merrillville, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: New Development – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $9,632,000.00
  • Architect: Bloodgood Sharp Buster
Prairie Point Apartments and Clubhouse

Located in Merrillville, Indiana, this 138 unit apartment complex consists of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments, clubhouse with pool and workout room, volleyball court, playground and garages. Scope of work included all site work, concrete, masonry, carpentry, finishes, mechanical and electrical work. Due to the outstanding construction, timely turnover, and cost efficiency of this project, the owner pronounced L. I. Combs & Sons, Inc. as the general contractor for Phase 2A & Phase 2B.

Professional Buildings

  • Project: Hebron Professional Building
  • Location: Hebron, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: New Construction – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $1,000,000.00
  • Architect: MECA Design Group, Inc.
Hebron Professional Building

As a part of the design team for this design build project, L. I. Combs & Sons, Inc. worked with the owner and the architect to develop plans to meet the specific needs and requirements for these four office spaces. We were fully responsible for coordinating and expediting all portions of the site work including the construction of the cul-de-sac for the development. Our scope of work included the architectural, structural, mechanical (including plumbing, heating, ventilation, sheet metal trades), and electrical work. We also coordinated the separate contracts, executed by the owner, for the installation of the systems furniture and dental/orthodontic equipment. Working closely with the owner to meet their needs and using our experience during the value engineering phase of the project allowed L. I. Combs & Sons, Inc. to complete the project on schedule on within the budget.

  • Project: New Office Building for Social Security Administration and Office of Hearings & Appeals
  • Location: Gary, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: New Construction – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $1,700,000.00
  • Architect: Dauss Architects

As General Contractor for this competitively bid structural steel frame building with brick veneer, L. I. Combs & Sons, Inc. was fully responsible for coordinating and expediting all portions of site work and excavation including the landscaping and the installation of a security fence located around the perimeter of the property. As a part of our contract for this 16,000 sq. ft. building, we supervised the architectural, structural, mechanical (including plumbing, heating, ventilation, sheet metal trades), and electrical work required for the construction of the building. The project was completed on schedule.

Government

Protsman Elementary School

In order to complete this project on time and within budget, L. I. Combs & Sons, Inc. strategically planned the construction to take place concurrently with the instruction programs in the existing school building. We scheduled and coordinated the work to minimize the disruption of continuing school operations. This competitively bid project consisted of general construction, plumbing, HVAC, electrical, and technological work. The technology involved included a fire alarm system, telephone system, school communications system, master clock systems, media retrieval system, network electronics, and structured cabling system. The work also included the construction of sidewalks, paving, parking lot and drives for the new addition.

Health Care

  • Project: Methodist Hospital Northlake Campus Dialysis Center Relocation
  • Location: Gary, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: Renovation – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $1,115,200.00
  • Architect: URS Greiner Woodward Clyde
Methodist Hospital Northlake Campus Dialysis Center Relocation

As general contractor of this renovation project, we were fully responsible for coordinating and expediting all phases of the architectural, structural, mechanical (including plumbing, heating, ventilation, sheet metal trades), and electrical work. We also coordinated the separate contract work awarded by the owner for the installation of the dialysis equipment needed. The project moved the dialysis treatment facilities to the fourth floor, which required the coordination and use of lift equipment and scaffolding. The 12,000 sq. ft. renovation consisted of isolation rooms, in-patient room, in-patient dialysis treatment, nurses’ station, and storage rooms. During the construction, the facilities were open, necessitating the need for us to sustain a safe working environment for the employees and patients while also maintaining our schedule.

  • Project: Methodist Hospital Multi-Rehabilitation Center
  • Location: Merrillville, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: New Construction – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $2,560,000.00
  • Architect: Gerometta & Kinel Architects, Inc.

This design-build project (with a guaranteed maximum cost) consisted of an outpatient therapy center. The 25,600 sq. ft. building is wood and steel framed with face brick and EIFS finishes. The second floor mezzanine area is used for the electrical and communication center with areas for medical record storage. This was a free standing building, but L. I. Combs & Sons, Inc. tied the communication system, fire alarm system and utilities into the existing hospital service.

Churches

  • Project: Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, New Family Life Center
  • Location: Merrillville, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: New Construction – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $702,194.00
  • Architect: IN Architects and Planners, Inc.
Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, New Family Life Center

This competitively bid project consisted of a new fellowship hall addition with bathroom and kitchen facilities. The 7,000 sq. ft. addition also involved the relocation of the site utilities. Our scope of work included: masonry, concrete, structural steel, carpentry, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical work. We installed a multi-purpose floor in the gym, conducted all the landscaping, and added paving for the new addition.

  • Project: First Presbyterian Church
  • Location: Crown Point, Indiana
  • Type of Construction: New Construction – Privately Owned
  • Contract Amount: $2,800,000.00
  • Architect: The Troyer Group

This 28,000 sq. ft. design build project included the demolition of an existing sanctuary and construction of a new sanctuary, social hall, and offices which tied into an existing education wing. The architect performed the schematic architectural and structural design, and we at L. I. Combs & Sons, Inc. performed the plumbing, mechanical, electrical, and site design.

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