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Fire Station 10

Project Description

Design/Build contract to construct the new Fire Station 10 while assisting in property evaluation. The building program shall generally consist of, but are not limited to, the following elements: new two bay fire station; space to accommodate two full time staff and up to five staff when required; small training area; and an emergency generator system.

Project Location

71 Gasparilla Way  (Don Pedro Island) Placida, Florida

Project Impacts


Latest Updates

Magnum has finished installing the required pilings and grade beams, backfilled to elevation grade. The elevator pit has been dug out, steel and form boards for the shaft walls are completed. Work completed for Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing on the first floor, install of water and fire main lines and underground electrical conduits. Columns and shear walls are complete for the second floor elevation.  Utility easement design has been completed with Florida Power & Light for the permanent installation of the main electrical feeder lines that requires two new transformers for the station.Slab on Grade was poured, finished and saw cut. The block walls for the first level complete. Second floor tie beams completed & installed hollow core and grouted. Second level slab poured, CMU walls and top level tie beams are done. Trusses and sheathing installed. Second level Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing is about 95 % complete. Cast in place stairs have also been installed. Metal pan staircase and handrails have been installed and concrete stairs poured. Second level interior walls are up, install of fire supression system is complete. Removed scaffolding from exterior of building, all stucco work for the building has been done. Storefront and window frames are all installed, main overhead doors installed. Underground propane tank installed. Finish work for the HVAC duct work second level at 90 % complete. Generator set in place on second level landing. Scheduled for FPL to install new power line and connection by Sept 24th. 9/16/21


Phase Cost
Design $398,757.00
Construction $3,373,737.00
Other Costs $143,010
Total Budget $3,915,504.00
Funding source(s): Sales Tax


Phase Estimated Start Date Forecast Completion Actual Completion
Planning and Approval 05/30/2019 09/20/2019 11/12/2019
Design Development 07/08/2019 07/08/2020 07/31/2020
Construction 10/30/2020 10/30/2021

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Project Manager
Gary Burdahl

Public Relations
Brian Gleason
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Public Safety

Design Engineer/Architect
Sweet - Sparkman Architects

Construction Contractor
Magnum Builders

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