Preserving Belle Meade Neighborhood’s Past While Building for Its Future
Faced with logistical constraints while building the LEED-certified Element Nashville Vanderbilt West End hotel, our team coordinated carefully with the businesses, residents and special events that are part of the vibrant oneC1TY community.
Building on top of a sewer tunnel can be a challenge, and intentional planning is crucial when the tunnel is 100-plus years old, runs the length of the site and is 11 feet in diameter where the structure straddles it. We employed some creative solutions while building TownePlace Suites by Marriott on a very tight site near downtown Nashville.
This retro-modern urban hotel boasts preserved terrazzo flooring, brass details and wood paneling that give a nod to the past while inviting the future.
Crain Construction renovated this high-profile, historic building in downtown Nashville, transforming 22,500 square feet of space into a four-story cocktail, culinary and entertainment venue with a rooftop terrace at the foot of the Cumberland River.
When Buckingham Companies decided to build the $100 million urban, mixed-use Aertson Midtown — unlike anything the company had done before — they knew it was important to partner with a general contractor they could trust.