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September 01, 2015 11:55 PM ET

Construction and Engineering

Company Overview of The Weitz Company, LLC

Company Overview

The Weitz Company, LLC operates as a general contractor, design-builder, and construction manager in the United States. It offers services in the areas of integrated project delivery, millwright specialty, supply chain, general construction and self-performance, construction management, design–build, preconstruction, construction, estimating and scheduling, virtual design and construction, safety, quality control, sustainability, lean-last planner, and post-construction aspects. The company provides commercial, heavy industrial, and industrial projects. The Weitz Company, LLC was formerly known as Charles Weitz Sons General Contractors and changed its name to The Weitz Company, LLC in 1929. ...

5901 Thornton Avenue

Des Moines, IA 50321

United States

Founded in 1855

Phone:

515-246-4700

Fax:

515-246-4799

Key Executives for The Weitz Company, LLC

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
President and Member of Board of Managers
President
President
Chief Financial Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

The Weitz Company, LLC Key Developments

Orascom Construction Selects The Weitz Company to Design and Build Texas A&M Student Housing Project

Orascom Construction announced that The Weitz Company has been selected to design and build a new student housing project at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, USA for approximately USD 245 million. The new student housing complex, which will be the large in the United States, will accommodate 3,402 students and cover 1.8 million square feet of facilities including dining, fitness, and recreation. The complex will also feature retail and office space as well as an eight-story parking garage with a top floor pool and amenity deck.

Weitz to Design and Build Texas A&M Student Housing Project for USD 245 Million

Orascom Construction announced that The Weitz Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary, has been selected to design and build a new student housing project at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, USA for approximately USD 245 million. The new student housing complex, will accommodate 3,402 students and cover 1.8 million square feet of facilities including dining, fitness, and recreation. The complex will also feature retail and office space as well as an eight-story parking garage with a top floor pool and amenity deck.

The Weitz Company Builds Commercial Construction Presence in Minnesota; Appoints Dave Rahe and Mike Zitelman

The Weitz Company announced the formal expansion of its commercial construction business in Minnesota. Personnel dedicated to commercial projects will locate with the staff of Weitz Professional Services, the company's in-house industrial design-build operations, located in Plymouth, Minn. The company is currently building the Trillium Woods project in Plymouth, Minn., an $85 million Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). The project is comprised of a 50,000 square foot commons building, 44 bed skilled nursing and memory care facility, and 198 customized independent living apartments with underground parking. The company's commercial office team will be led by Dave Rahe and Mike Zitelman.

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