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Company that built UNG's Convocation Center wins industry award for the project

By AccessWDUN

The new Convocation Center at the University of North Georgia has landed an award for the company that built it.

Atlanta-based Juneau Construction Co. collected a South Atlantic Chapter Construction Management Project Achievement Award in the “Public: Construction Under $50M” category from the Construction Management Association of America on June 12.

“This is a great honor for Juneau Construction, which constructed a truly beautiful building for UNG that will impact thousands of students over the coming years,” said Ken Crowe, assistant vice president for facilities at UNG.

The 103,000-square-foot facility with a 3,600-seat arena hosts various events on UNG’s Dahlonega campus. The $37.4 million building opened to students, faculty, and staff in February and hosted commencement ceremonies for the first time in May.

 

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Company that built UNG's Convocation Center wins industry award for the project
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