Contractor: Clark Construction
Location: Savannah, Georgia
Tons: Approximately 4,500 tons of structural steel
The $271 million dollar Savannah Convention Center Expansion project will double the current exhibit hall space to 200,000 square feet, add 58-foot-wide glass hangar doors, construct a 40,000 square foot ballroom, add 15 additional meeting rooms, and a 900-space on-site parking garage. The project will add 100,000 sq ft of exhibition space, 42,000 sq ft of ballroom space, and 23,000 sq ft of meeting space. Construction will begin in Spring 2021 and is slated for completion in 2023.
In the process, the center expansion project will support more than 3,200 jobs and generate nearly $500 million in economic impact.