Gillis Gilkerson Makes Progress on South Area Expansion of Frontier Town in Berlin, Maryland
SALISBURY, MD – April 8, 2019 – Gillis Gilkerson, one of the most stable and trusted Construction Management and General Contracting firms on Delmarva, today announced progress on the south area expansion project at Frontier Town, 8428 Stephen Decatur Highway in Berlin, Maryland. The project includes over 100 RV pull through sites and construction of a new 1,885 square foot bath house and 5,960 square foot community hall building.
“We value our growing relationship we have with Sun Communities” said Dwight Miller, president, Gillis Gilkerson.
“The Gillis Gilkerson team did a good job keeping things moving even though we were hit with a substantial amount of wet weather,” said Michael Johnson, construction manager, Atwell Group. “They are good at communicating and getting things done.”
The bath house will have a split-face concrete block exterior wall system, wood truss roof construction with asphalt shingles. The community hall building will have a combination of split-face concrete block with James Hardie siding exterior walls, wood truss roof construction with asphalt shingles.
Gillis Gilkerson also assisted Sun Communities in 2018 with the construction of the new waterpark pump house and ticket booth.
Gillis Gilkerson project manager Matt Esham and superintendent Chris Deinlein are scheduled for completion of the bath house and RV sites in July and the community hall building by August, 2019.
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.