Owen-Ames-Kimball Company completes Edgewater Drive improvement project

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Owen-Ames-Kimball Company completes Edgewater Drive improvement project

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company (O-A-K), a construction contracting and management company, has completed construction services on a $25.2 million improvement project for the Charlotte County-owned Edgewater Drive in Port Charlotte, announced O-A-K president, Dave Dale.

The project included the expansion of two miles of Edgewater Drive from two lanes to four lanes beginning at Harbor Boulevard and ending at Midway Boulevard, replacement of bridges at Sunrise Waterway, East Spring Lake and West Spring Lake, addition of roundabouts at Port Charlotte Boulevard, West Tarpon Boulevard, Lakeview Boulevard and Midway Boulevard, replacement of the traffic signal at Harbor Boulevard, and addition of a grass median, landscaping, decorative lighting and sidewalks.

The O-A-K team on the project included Bill Edwards as job site superintendent, Leo Smith and Mark Mabee as project managers, Frank Laco as utility inspector, Matthew Zwack as general superintendent and safety officer, and Shan Gaar as estimator. Engineers on the project included Southwest Engineering & Design for the roadways and American Consulting Professionals for the bridges.

Owen-Ames-Kimball Company has provided premier general contracting, design-build, and construction management services in Southwest Florida since 1982. O-A-K’s Florida operation is an affiliate of its parent company located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Florida operation has offices in Collier, Lee and Charlotte counties. Its Lee County office is located at 11941 Fairway Lakes Drive in Fort Myers. Learn more about O-A-K at www.owen-ames-kimball.com.