Construction manager Williams Company Southeast will break ground this month for the new Wegmans-anchored Midtown East retail center near downtown Raleigh, N.C., under a contract exceeding $20 million. Regency Centers (NYSE: REG), based in Jacksonville, Fla., is developing the project in partnership with ITB Holdings LLC, Chapel Hill. Located on Wake Forest Road near the I-440 Beltline, the upscale center will feature a 120,000 square foot Wegmans Food Market, an adjacent 400-car elevated parking deck, plus five additional retail buildings. The project was designed by the Raleigh-Durham office of Gensler. McAdams, Durham, serves as the civil engineer. An opening is planned for the second quarter of 2019.
One of the Southeast’s largest construction companies, Williams Company was established in 1920 and is a 100% employee-owned company with a 97-year legacy of performance excellence. With offices in Orlando and Tampa, Fla., Williams Company specializes in commercial, retail, senior living, industrial and educational projects, and is currently licensed in 15 states from Texas to Maryland.
The Orlando-based company’s operating units include Williams Company Building Division, Williams Company Southeast and Williams Company Tampa.
Williams Company’s headquarters is located at 2301 Silver Star Road, Orlando, Fla. 32804, telephone (407) 295-2530. For more information, visit www.williamsco.com.