Top Projects 2004
Welcome to Southwest Contractors annual "Top
Projects." Every year we compile a list of the largest projects that started
construction in 2004.
With the fast pace of construction, we have also included
some projects that started in the fourth quarter of 2003 that weren't covered
in last year's edition.
As always, casino construction dominates the Nevada listings, but high-rise
residential condominiums made a strong showing. We expect that to be the case
for next year's list, with a reported 80 high-rise residential towers planned.
are also popular in Nevada with many locating on Las Vegas Boulevard. Airport
work and school construction round out the top 20 projects.
a broad mixture of projects made the list this year. Public projects such as the
Phoenix Convention Center and water treatment plants were numerous, as were highway
projects. University construction also made a strong showing, as did hospital
Public work continues to dominate the construction scene
in New Mexico, although the largest project, a cheese factory, was a private project.
Road construction was active, along with local government and detention projects.
Work at Sandia National Labs and Los Alamos was also robust.
based our Top Projects list on data gathered from the McGraw-Hill Construction
Information Group, the Dodge database and extensive online research. We followed
up with phone calls and email to gather the most up-to-date and accurate list
We realize we may not have captured every project in Arizona,
Nevada and New Mexico. We apologize if we missed a project.
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