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ARCO Named on Engineering News- Record’s Top 400 Contractors List!

ARCO Named on Engineering News- Record’s Top 400 Contractors List!

We are thrilled to once again be named on Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 Contractors list! 2016 was a major growth year for ARCO, landing us 21 spots higher on the list at #72. We are incredibly grateful for our associates and customers, whose dedication to the ARCO way has made our overwhelming success possible.


ARCO-KC Completes LLC North, Building #1

ARCO-KC recently completed construction of a 635,800 square foot speculative warehouse in the Lenexa Logistics Centre for repeat client, Block Development. The project is ARCO’s second in the park, with a third building under construction for a total of nearly 1,400,000 square feet. When complete, the eCommerce-ready business park will offer roughly 1,700,000 square feet of bulk industrial/warehouse space with multi-tenant occupancy. The Centre is ideally suited for a distribution headquarters, a high-tech assembly facility, a data center, or a high-density logistics center.

Some of the features of the tilt-up concrete constructed facility include: 36’ clear height, 32 dock positions with dock seals, swing lights, and mechanical levelers; 50’x52’ interior bays and 65’x52’ staging bays; four motor operated drive-in doors; 3000 Amp electrical service; 25 fc level lighting achieved Thru T5 HO Fluorescent Light Fixtures with motion sensors; mechanically fastened 45 mil TPO roof system with r-20 insulation; and four featured entrances.

About Block Development Company
Block Construction Services has become a leader in the area of development by consistently demonstrating its ability to successfully develop mixed-use business parks, industrial facilities, high-tech centers, office buildings, and medical office facilities. As a result, our company’s development projects have helped shape skylines and landscapes throughout the country.

ARCO-KC Named One of Five Top Contractors in KC

Celebrate! ARCO KC has been named the 5th largest general contractor in the KC metro area with local office billings over $85 million. 2016 was a record breaking year for the whole ARCO enterprise, with over $1.1 billion in sales generated from 11 affiliate offices! Great job, ARCO team!

Read the Business Journal Article Here

ARCO-KC New Project Announcement

ARCO KC is excited to team up Copaken Brooks on their first new industrial development, Midwest Gateway. The speculative park, located in Edgerton, KS – less than half a mile from the BNSF intermodal facility, will include two buildings totaling 480,000 SF. Construction of the facilities will begin in May and is expected to be ready for occupancy in February.

About Copaken-Brooks
With experience as owners, brokers, developers and managers, Copaken-Brooks’ owner mentality has allowed our clients to “do better deals” for nearly 100 years. That breadth of experience allows Copaken Brooks to manage even the most complex projects from inception to completion and beyond. A Kansas City-based, nationally acclaimed provider of commercial real estate and investment services founded in 1922, Copaken-Brooks provides corporate services throughout all 50 U.S. states and Canada. Today, Copaken Brooks leases and manages 4 million square feet of retail, office, industrial, and mixed-uses pace, with numerous real estate projects in predevelopment phases. Over the company’s history, they have developed 14 million square feet of commercial property.

About ARCO
Founded in 1992 on the principle that construction should be an enjoyable and beneficial process for our associates and customers, ARCO has grown to become a leader in the design/build industry with offices in 11 major markets and hundreds of employees nationwide. As the 27th largest design/build general contractor in the United States, ARCO offers the strength and presence of a national builder with the personalized attention of a small company. We provide our clients with complete, turnkey project delivery from site selection to building turn over. Our professional, qualified team of engineers, project managers, superintendents and architects are capable of designing and building the most demanding projects anywhere in the country. We pride ourselves in offering the best, most cost effective, single source solutions and adding value to every project.

Follow the link below to learn more about this exciting project.

KC Business Journal Article on Copaken Brooks New Project