Birdville Elementary | Reeder General

Update on Birdville Elementary School

Birdville Elementary School Our work continues on Birdville Elementary School in Haltom City. Furthermore, on Saturday, we had the roof top units set with the aid of a helicopter. It is always amazing to watch the precision of those helicopter pilots! We are also wrapping up the masonry work throughout the interior and exterior of […]

Population Growth | Reeder General

Population Growth Continues in Texas

In the latest population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, four Texas counties ranked in the top 10 for population growth from 2015 to 2016. Harris County saw the second largest population increase in the country. They added almost 57,000 new residents. Tarrant County ranked 5th with 35,462 new residents. Bexar County was seventh, and Dallas […]

Frisco Warehouse | Reeder General

Update on City of Frisco Warehouse

We are currently making a 20,880 SF warehouse and fleet building expansion for the City of Frisco. Additionally, Project Manager Keith Melton provided an update: Building poured Prepping to go vertical with CMU We will continue multiple paving pours We will start PHASE 2. This includes paving as well as utilities Also, the warehouse is at 11300 […]

Hogan Pro-Am | Reeder General

Joining the Hogan Pro-Am Again This Year

We’re happy to participate in the Hogan Pro-Am again this year.  The event will take place on Monday, May 22nd at the Colonial Country Club. Last year, our foursome partnered with pro Geoff Ogilvy and we had a fantastic time!  Using a best ball format, we shot a 7-under 63 on the day.  We hope to […]

Clearfork | Reeder General

Entertainment Coming to The Shops at Clearfork

While development and construction is moving along at a feverish pace north of Fort Worth, it is very exciting to see southwest Fort Worth grabbing its fair share of headlines. Clearfork is a 270-acre mixed-use development located on the Trinity River with direct access to the Chisholm Trail Parkway. Plans include 1.2 million square feet […]

Birdville Elementary | Reeder General

Birdville Elementary Update

This project is defined in part by limited lay down areas and close proximity to existing structures. You can see from this aerial. The photo illustrates the new construction that is adjacent to the existing school. Additionally, this is slated for demolition beginning in June. Once the demolition is complete, we will construct an 81,000 SF […]

Dunbar High School | Reeder General

Update on Dunbar High School

Reeder General has begun building a 1000 SF Media Room and Weight Room for Dunbar High School in Fort Worth. We poured the slab last Friday, and we are now beginning existing building demolition and standing structural steel this week. Concrete masonry unit (CMU) and brick veneer will follow over the next month. We will reroof […]

Convention & Visitors Bureau | Reeder General

Welcome to Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau announced some impressive numbers last week. In 2016, approximately 8.8 million people visited Fort Worth – up 35 percent from 2014.  All told, tourism industries contributed $116 million in sales tax to the City of Fort Worth. What kind of economic impact did that create?  According to Bob […]

Birdville | Reeder General

Birdville Elementary School Update

We are on schedule to top out block by the end of the month. We installed half the MEP and we are ready to begin hanging sheetrock. There’s a slight schedule delay due to the rain and freezing temperatures, but our subs have worked extremely hard to gain those days back. We would specifically like to recognize […]

Police | Reeder General

Amazing Support for Dallas Police

Last July, we watched in horror as law enforcement personnel wereambushed and killed in downtown Dallas. Hours later, we would learn that five police officers had lost their lives. After only six months, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings announced that private donations raised $10 million. Assist the Officer and The Dallas Foundation created trusts for the families. They […]