Gillis Gilkerson Hired to Build Ticket Booth and Pump House for Frontier Town Splash Park
SALISBURY, MD – February 2, 2018 – Gillis Gilkerson, one of the most stable and trusted construction management and general contracting firms on Delmarva, announced it has been hired to build a ticket booth and pump house for Frontier Town Splash Park, located at 8428 Stephen Decatur Highway in Berlin, Maryland.
“This is an exciting project for the community and the swarms of summer visitors who vacation here,” said Tyler Barnes, vice president and project manager, Gillis Gilkerson. “These two structures will support the new water slides and splash areas being designed and built to enhance the campground’s water park.”
The 1,100 square foot project includes a ticket booth that will be a wooden framed structure on a concrete slab with Hardi Board siding and an asphalt standing seam roof. The pump house, also being built with a wooden frame, Hardi siding and asphalt shingles, will include a basement to house mechanical equipment. Both buildings are designed to complement the surrounding water park structures.
“We travel all over the country and build relationships with many different contractors,” said Gary Brill, Newman Group. “I have been very impressed with Tyler Barnes. He is very personable and responsive. We are very optimistic about this project and working with Gillis Gilkerson.”
Gillis Gilkerson project manager Tyler Barnes and superintendent Steve Eshleman are scheduled for completion by April, 2018, before the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
About Gillis Gilkerson
In its 37th year of building and real estate development on Delmarva, award-winning Gillis Gilkerson has built a reputation as one of the most trusted and stable construction management and general contracting firms on the Peninsula. From new commercial construction to renovation, the company’s construction managers offer broad and deep experience in diverse industries such as medical, industrial, manufacturing, hotels, multi-family housing, houses of worship, restaurants, retail, schools and more. Its full-service real estate development expertise offers custom solutions for land purchase, building program development, turnkey project management, obtaining permits and approvals, property management, property marketing, purchase, lease, and lease/purchase options. The team works in conjunction with architects, government planners, engineers, surveyors, inspectors, contractors, and leasing agents to manage the development process from concept to completion.