Gibbs News

Gibbs Responds to Recent Flooding

With the recent flooding in Louisiana,  Gibbs will be working to help those areas recover.  We recently delivered supplies to one of the hardest hit areas,  Walker, LA  and plan to return on Friday to serve food to some of the residents that were impacted by the flood waters.  Should you have any questions or […]

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Happy 40th Birthday Mercedes-Benz Superdome!

Happy 40th birthday to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome!  Gibbs Construction is proud to be a part of the Superdome’s history, having completed several projects at the iconic structure, including the construction of the Grand Staircase linking it to Champions Square, and the complete re-skinning of the building with those beautiful bronze panels.  As Gibbs Construction approaches […]

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Little Zion Baptist Church Progress

Little Zion Baptist Church officially has steel framing! Gibbs Construction has wrapped up steel with fabricators and erectors last week. The area’s highly anticipated brick veneer church will hold up to 600 people in its 14,590 square feet. Proudly visible along Earhart Boulevard in New Orleans, this project is scheduled to be completed by March of […]

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Congratulations Gibbs’ COSS Recipients!

Gibbs Construction is proud to announce that 10 members of Team Gibbs received the Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS®) designation this week.  The main objective of COSS® is to equip employees who have safety and health responsibilities with the core competencies they must master to be successful in occupational safety and health. Unlike other safety […]

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Congratulations Melissa Gibbs!

We are happy to announce that our very own Melissa Gibbs has been chosen to be recognized by the 16th annual City Business Women of the Year Award.  Started in 1999, Women of the Year recognizes 50 women from the area whose success in business and contributions to the community stand out in the region.  […]

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930 Poydras Street

New Orleans, LA

DESCRIPTION:

The newest edition to New Orleans Skyline, 930 Poydras, is a 21-story concrete framed, glass and insulated metal panel skinned building with many innovative amenities. The building houses three retail tenants at street level, 500 parking spaces, 250 apartments and six townhouses overlooking the interior pool deck above the parking structure. Other amenities include a skylobby and a fitness center. Several pieces of equipment were incorporated into the building design in order to enhance productivity and efficiency. The building serves as a significant urban residential and business element to the revitalization of downtown New Orleans. The building includes 10,000 sq. ft. of retail space, 200,000 sq. ft. of parking and 250,000 sq. ft. of residential space.

OWNER: 930 Poydras Apartments, LLC

ARCHITECT: Eskew+Dumez+Ripple

CONTRACT AMOUNT: $54.9 million

AWARDED:
South Central Construction Magazine Louisiana’s Best of 2010 Judges Award for Construction, Best in Category Architecture, Best in Category Multi-Family

Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc. Excellence in Construction Award