Entries by Superior

National Construction Safety Month

During the month of June, Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. celebrated National Construction Safety Month. A new topic was discussed each week, including heat-related illnesses, preventative measures and mental health in the construction industry. Start by clicking on the Week 1 video below to join Superior’s Corporate Safety Director, Martika Williams, on the journey through […]

Florida Can project

PROJECT: Florida Can SIZE: 304,000 SF YEAR: February 2022 INDUSTRY: Manufacturing and Warehouse “In February 2022, Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. successfully completed the installation of the equipment line, conveyors and structural steel platform installation for Roeslein & Associates new 304,000 SF aluminum can manufacturing and warehouse facility situated in Winter Haven, Florida. The 70-acre complex, […]

Miami Marlins Stadium

PROJECT:  Miami Marlins Stadium SIZE: One million Square Feet YEAR: 2010-2011 INDUSTRY: Sports + Entertainment Marlins Park’s operable roof system features three-panels and is composed of 11,000 pieces of steel and 44 transporters, weighing approximately 8,000 tons. The left field operable wall is a unique feature, comprised of six hurricane-proof glass wall panels, towering at 60 feet tall […]

State Farm Structural Erection

PROJECT:  State Farm Structural Erection for Philips Arena Renovation Phases 1, 2 and 3 (677 tons) SIZE: 17,000 Seats and 18,000 SF suites INDUSTRY: Sports + Entertainment From the innovative seating concepts to a completely reimagined food and beverage experience, the 17,000-seat arena creates a new benchmark for sports venue design. Inspired by the BeltLine, an ambitious […]

JetBlue Park at Fenway South

PROJECT:  JetBlue Park at Fenway South SIZE: 50,000 Square Feet YEAR: 2011 INDUSTRY: Sports + Entertainment Manhattan Construction built the 120-acre spring training facility which included a 12,000-seat stadium and six full practice fields in Fort Myers, Florida. The stadium portion included an iconic “green monster” left field wall and a manual scoreboard from Fenway Park. The […]

Daytona International Speedway

PROJECT:  Daytona International Speedway SIZE: 2 Milllion Square Feet Concourse  YEAR: 2014 INDUSTRY: Sports + Entertainment DAYTONA Rising is a $400 million reimagining of an American icon – Daytona International Speedway. Five expanded and redesigned entrances, or “injectors,” lead fans to a series of escalators and elevators, transporting them to three different concourse levels. Each level features spacious […]

Mercedes Benz Stadium

PROJECT: Mercedes Benz Stadium  Size: 2 Milllion Square Feet YEAR: 2018 INDUSTRY: Sports + Entertainment At a height of 305 feet, the stadium features a distinctive facade that consists of a light-weight plastic skin and a unique retractable roof that allows natural light to enter the stadium either through the roof being opened or by natural light entering the […]

Amway Stadium

PROJECT:  Amway Stadium SIZE: 875 million Square Feet  YEAR: 2010 INDUSTRY: Sports + Entertainment The new arena features 875,000 square feet of space –room to incorporate more modern day amenities found in most professional arenas of the day – and seating which will be expandable to more than 20,000 seats to accommodate major national events. The new $380 […]

Camping World Stadium

PROJECT:  Camping World Stadium YEAR: 2021 INDUSTRY: Sports + Entertainment Superior Rigging & Erecting Co. served as the rigging and steel erection partner for Barton Malow, general contractor, on the reconstruction of Camping World Stadium in 2020. Crews used a 300-foot-tall luffing jib crane with a customized, cantilevered, double spreader bar to balance the existing precast and […]