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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Travel & Amenity Trailer Communities / Infrastructure

Orleans & Jefferson Parish, LA

DESCRIPTION:

These emergency contracts were born out of necessity due to lack of housing post-Katrina. They are a combination of projects which consisted of developing sites for 14 trailer communities. These communities held anywhere from 11 to 181 travel and amenity trailers. Any number of the following items were accomplished at each site: Delivery of travel trailer; blocking and leveling; anchoring and strapping; sewer and water line installation above ground; direct wiring; fill propane tanks, steps, make travel trailer ready for occupancy; fury sewer line, install municipal sewer tap, bury water line, install municipal water tap, furnish and install 50 AMP electric, power pole and meter loop, water line winterization, handicap ramps, direct wiring to well pump switch, above ground electrical excess, obtain state and local permits, provide additional potable water hose, provide and install generators, direct burial of 50 AMP service, refill propane tanks.

 

OWNER: Shaw Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc.

ARCHITECT:  Design/Build – Gibbs Construction, LLC & Alecha Architecture

CONTRACT AMOUNT:  $19.8 Million