Centex Rooney Construction Company Awarded Florida Atlantic University Central Utilities Plant.
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Al Petrangeli, president of Centex Rooney Construction Company, Inc., is pleased to announce that Centex Rooney has been awarded the $2 million Florida Atlantic University “FAU” redirects here. For other uses, see FAU (disambiguation).
Florida Atlantic University, also referred to as FAU or Florida Atlantic, is a public, coeducational research university with its main campus in Boca Raton, Florida, United States. Central Utilities Plant in Boca Raton Boca Raton (bō`kə rətōn`), city (1990 pop. 61,492), Palm Beach co., SE Fla., on the Atlantic; inc. 1925. Boca Raton is a popular resort and retirement community that experienced significant industrial development in the 1970s and 80s. .
When completed, this 2,000 square foot facility will consist of a central utilities plant including new chillers for the Biomedical Sciences Building and future expansion of the university. Construction is scheduled for August 2000. To date, Florida Atlantic University has awarded Centex Rooney Construction Company four projects totaling approximately $46 million.
Centex Rooney, Florida's largest general contractor and construction manager, is a subsidiary of Centex Construction Group, a division of Centex Corporation (NYSE NYSE
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