Batson-Cook Projects Take Top Honors At 2017 AGC of Georgia Build Georgia Awards Program

June 23, 2017

ATLANTA, GA (June 23, 2017) – Two recently-completed Batson-Cook projects took top honors in the 2017 Associated General Contractors of Georgia Build Georgia Awards Program. The awards were presented at AGC Georgia’s annual meeting in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

Northside Hospital Forsyth Surgery and Patient Tower Vertical Expansion earned first place in its construction group, as did Atlantic House luxury high-rise residential tower in its group.








The NSH Forsyth Vertical Expansion project was a 65,433-square-foot, 64-bed patient addition to the existing hospital, located in Cumming, Georgia. Two patient levels and a mechanical level were added, bringing to 8 the total number of stories at the facility. Six elevators were extended upward three levels, and a seventh elevator was added. This is the fourth vertical addition Batson-Cook has delivered at Northside Hospital Forsyth.

Construction costs totaled $30.5 million. Architect for the project was Howell Rusk Dodson of Atlanta.








The Atlantic House project, a 32-story, 407-unit luxury apartment building located in Midtown Atlanta, is one of 17 SkyHouse apartment towers built by Batson-Cook. The 491,000-square-foot tower features a rooftop amenities deck with a fitness center, pool, clubhouse and outdoor kitchen.

Also included are a 617-space, 9-level, 210,334-square-foot, integral parking deck with a tennis court, dog walk, outdoor kitchen and lounge areas on the top level. There is also 13,000 square feet of retail space.

Construction costs totaled $76 million for the overall project.

The architect for Atlantic House was Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart of Atlanta.

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