Burke Construction Group to Manage Implosion of Clarion Hotel & Casino

Nevada based Burke Construction Group was hired by developer Lorenzo Doumani to manage the demolition and implosion of the Clarion Hotel and Casino in preparation for future development. Opened in 1970, the property has had many owners and several name changes over the years including the Debbie Reynolds Hotel and Casino, Greek Isles, Paddlewheel, Royal Americana and Royal Inn. … [Read more...]

Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center at Corn Creek Celebrates Obtaining LEED Platinum Publically Certified Building Status from the U.S. Green Building Council

Burke Construction announced that Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center project has obtained LEED Platinum Publically Certified Building Status.

Burke Construction Group, Compendium International and SH Architecture are very pleased to announce that our collaborative Desert National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center at Corn Creek project has recently obtained LEED Platinum Publically Certified Building Status from the U.S. Green Building Council. This is only the seventh LEED Platinum project in Nevada and the first one … [Read more...]

Builders and Developers: Bullish on Nevada

Commercial real estate, which saw many projects stalled mid-recession, is finally moving in Nevada: contractors are hiring and builders are returning.

Nevada’s skyline is once again changing. Commercial real estate, which saw many projects stalled mid-recession, is finally moving: contractors are hiring and builders are returning. But is there activity across the board in all industry sectors – industrial, office, retail, mixed-use – or are some moving faster than others? Does it spell recovery? Or another boom and bust … [Read more...]