KBE Building Corporation Building Nelton Court Housing Project in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 8, 2013 — Progress is well underway on the 80-unit Nelton Court housing development now being constructed by KBE Building Corporation (KBE) (www.kbebuilding.com), the design-builder and constructor for the project. The project’s developer is Simon Konover Development Corporation, and the designer was John C. Clark & Associates, Architects.

The $21 million dollar project is federally funded through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Hartford Housing Authority and provides for the new construction of 80 wood-framed and modular multi-family residences, with units ranging in size from one to four bedrooms and a 4,000 square-foot community center. The project also included asbestos abatement and the demolition of the circa 1940s housing development on the site. The project is slated for completion in July 2013.

About KBE Building Corporation

Regionally located in Farmington, Conn., and Columbia, Md., KBE Building Corporation is a full-service, single-source commercial construction company strategically positioned to serve the Eastern and Mid-Atlantic U.S. Founded in 1959 and incorporated in 1966, the firm provides preconstruction, construction management, design-build, and general contracting services to clients in the educational, senior living, federal, corporate, hospitality, health care, institutional, and retail markets. KBE has managed more than $2.5 billion in construction volume over the last decade and is ranked among Engineering News-Record magazine’s top 400 construction companies nationally.

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