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Fort Myers, FL. May 20, 2019

Page Field Airport (Lee County Port Authority) in Fort Myers has been approved to construct on their latest Site Improvement project, which was designed, engineered, and permitted by Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. The project adds a concrete area for a Solid Waste Enclosure, as well as additional sidewalks. Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. is glad to have had the opportunity to team up with the Lee County Port Authority on this project. 

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Tampa, FL. May 16, 2019

 Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. is excited to announce permit approval for our Waffle House project on East Hillsborough Avenue in Tampa, FL. Due to the innovative and efficient site design which allowed for both a Waffle House and Popeye's to be built on one property, the two restaurants where able to split the cost of the land and save a bundle! 

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Punta Gorda, FL. May 2, 2019

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. is pleased to announce that we will be teaming with Rick Johnson Auto & Tire to add a number of new locations in the next two years. The locations will be scattered across Southwest Florida with the first few being placed in the Punta Gorda area.

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Fort Myers, FL. April 16, 2019

 Summit Church on Ben Hill Griffin in Fort Myers has acquired Certificate of Occupancy and officially moved in to their new sanctuary addition, which was engineered and permitted by Boral Engineering & Design. The new sanctuary comfortably seats 515 people with key features including high ceilings, natural lighting, and a large galleria. 

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Immokalee, FL. March 17, 2019

  Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has been given the opportunity partner with the Immokalee Fair Housing Alliance in efforts to provide much needed quality and affordable housing to the farmworker families of Immokalee who are currently living in adverse living conditions. The development site is approximately 9.5 acres, which will contain 130 condo units, along with amenities including a club house, lake, basketball court, laundry, and park areas. The project is being funded by local churches and synagogues who have pooled their funds together to bring this beautiful vision to life. This will be a great step in the right direction for Immokalee, and we can’t wait to see the families move into their new homes. Check out the article about the project recently published in the Newspress!

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Naples, FL. December 14, 2018

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has completed another residential drainage design for BCB Homes, a high-end Southwest Florida Custom Home Builder. The home is on a 1.3 acre property within unincorporated Collier County.  

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Naples, FL. November 2, 2018

 Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has completed another residential drainage design for Build, LLC., a high-end Southwest Florida Custom Home Builder. The project is within unincorporated Collier County. Build LLC. is one of a list of home builders in the Southwest Florida area that Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has partnered with in the last year.

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Lehigh Acres, FL. October 18, 2018

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. is excited to announce our new project with Gunnery Road Baptist Church. Civil Engineering responsibilities for this project include design, engineering, and permitting for the new 5,950 square foot addition to their existing buildings on site. This building will be their new worship sanctuary, seating 230 people. This is one of two churches that Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. is currently working with within the Lehigh Acres Community Planning District.

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Naples, FL. October 2, 2018

 Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has completed another residential drainage design for The Glendale Group, a high-end Southwest Florida Custom Home Builder. The project is 4,100 square foot house with a garage, covered lanai and pool within the City of Naples. This is one of several custom home builders that Boral Engineering & Design has recently worked with. 

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Marco Island, FL. August 16, 2018

 As the Engineering Consultant for the Hideaway Beach Club in Marco Island, Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. is responsible for the review and approval for all new single family home construction within the 200+ acre residential community. There are over 100 home sites still to be constructed over the next several years. Hideaway Beach Club is a private high-end community situated directly on the Gulf of Mexico. 

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Miami Gardens, FL. August 15, 2018

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. is excited to announce the City of Miami Gardens Site Permit approval for The Dutch Pot Jamaican Drive Thru Restaurant project on NW 2nd Ave. in Miami Gardens, Florida. The project includes a new two story building with drive thru, as well as paving, drainage, and utility infrastructure. This is the second Site Permit obtain for projects in within the City of Miami Gardens limits in the last 12 months. 

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Cape Coral, FL. April 1, 2017

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has started the design and permitting for a new commercial project in Lee County. The project is located in the City of Cape Coral on Del Prado Blvd South. The permitting with the City of Cape Coral and Lee County is expected for take approximately 3 months and construction is planned for late 2017. According to a recent Fort Myers News Press article, only 8% of the properties in the City of Cape Coral are currently developed as commercial properties.   

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Immokalee, FL. February 20, 2017

  Andres Boral participated as one of the panelists during the Immokalee Foundation Career Panel on Friday, February 17th. The Immokalee Foundation works with students in Immokalee, FL through programs focused on education, vocation, and life skills that lead to economic independence. The Immokalee Foundation offers students the tools, opportunities, and encouragement they need to succeed at each level of their education and in their careers. Andres Boral and Dr. Claude Villiers from the Department of Environmental and Civil Engineering at FGCU spoke to students who would like to pursue a career in Civil Engineering.

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Fort Myers, FL. February 10, 2017

  The FGCU Alumni Association selected Andres Boral as one of the recipients for a prestigious award called the Soaring Eagles award which recognizes alumni who are successful in their community and their professions. Andres Boral received the Soaring Eagles award at the Cohen Center Ballroom during the Alumni Awards ceremony at Florida Gulf Coast University. The Soaring Eagles award recognizes outstanding achievement and service in the recipient’s professional or volunteer life. Click here to view the article in the FGCU 360 Magazine!  

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Estero, FL. February 10, 2017

We are excited to announce that Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has moved to a new location: 9911 Corkscrew Road, Suite 222 in the Estero Professional Center. The Estero Professional Center is located on the North side of Corkscrew Road just West of Three Oaks Parkway. It is conveniently located between Naples and Fort Myers less than a mile West of Exit 123 of I-75. Our offices will be located on the recently built-out second floor of the building. We look at this new location as the start of another chapter in our history which will allow for future growth. If you are in the area, feel free to stop in. We look forward to your visit and a great start to the year in our new office. 

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Fort Myers, FL. February 8, 2017

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. attended the 2017 Commercial Contractors Council luncheon of the Lee County Building Industry Association which took place at the Famous Dave’s BBQ restaurant in Fort Myers, FL. The event included a round table discussion with industry experts. The purpose of the Commercial Contractors Council is to discuss meaningful and timely topics affecting the building industry,   

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Naples, FL. December 19, 2016

 Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. participated in the Reindeer Run 5k which was held at the Community School of Naples on December 17th, 2016. The Reindeer Run 5k is a featured event of the Collier County Council of Girls on the Run, a network of over 200 councils dedicated to helping girls develop a positive self-image and development through transformational physical activity. The proceeds from the race benefit the Girls on the Run of Collier County.

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Punta Gorda, FL. December 10, 2016

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has completed the design and permitting for a new Waffle House restaurant to be located on U.S. 41 in the City of Punta Gorda, Charlotte County. The project includes a 1,744 SF restaurant building and associated paving, drainage and utility infrastructure. The permitting included a City of Punta Gorda site development permit and utility permit, an FDOT District 1 driveway and drainage connection permit, and a SWFWMD environmental resource permit. The complete design and permitting was completed in only 2 ½ months.   

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Naples, FL. December 9, 2016

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. completed the design and permitting for site modifications to the Pelican Lake Luxury Motor Coach Resort clubhouse tract located in Naples, Collier County. The clubhouse tract is approximately 3 acres and serves almost 300 motor coach sites and is surrounded by a 30+ acre lake. The permitting included a Collier County site development plan amendment. 

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Fort Myers, FL. December 6, 2019

 Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has started the design and permitting for two new residential multi family projects to be located along Lake McGregor Drive in Fort Myers. The permitting for the Lee County Development Orders is expected for take approximately 3 months and construction is planned for 2017. The two new residential multi family projects will feature 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with lake views. According to a recent Fort Myers News Press article “the Cape Coral-Fort Myers area rent rates have outpaced the nation’s top metro areas.” 

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Fort Myers, FL. September 7, 2016

Andres Boral was selected as one of the 2016 Gulfshore Business 40 Under 40 young leaders in Southwest Florida. Since 2003, Gulfshore Business has recognized young leaders who have distinguished themselves on the job and in their communities through the 40-under-40 stories and awards programs. Over the years, many of the individuals honored have made significant contributions to the region’s economic, charitable and civic wellbeing. Andres Boral quotes “I'm sincerely humbled to be one of the youngest in this distinguished group and very proud to be considered in the same category. Congratulations to all the other extremely talented and well deserved honorees. Thank you Gulfshore Business for selecting me amongst the nearly 170 nominations and for the high quality professional publication.” 

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Naples, FL. September 2, 2016

  Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has completed approximately 10 new stormwater drainage plans in the last couple of months for custom home builder Nova Homes of South Florida. The stormwater drainage plans are for new single family homes of up to 3,500 SF soon to be constructed throughout Collier County including Isles of Capri. Nova Homes of South Florida is one of Naples best builders, has built over 2,000 homes and has been part of the building community in Southwest Florida for over 10 years.   

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Fort Myers, FL. September 2, 2016

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. has started the design and permitting for two new residential multi family projects to be located along Lake McGregor Drive in Fort Myers. The permitting for the Lee County Development Orders is expected for take approximately 3 months and construction is planned for 2017. The two new residential multi family projects will feature 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with lake views. According to a recent Fort Myers News Press article “the Cape Coral-Fort Myers area rent rates have outpaced the nation’s top metro areas.” 

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Bradenton, FL. August 8, 2016

 Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. provided engineering construction services for a new Waffle House restaurant located in Manatee County on State Road 684. The project consisted of a new building and associated paving, drainage and utility infrastructure. Services provided included site construction inspections, preparation of record drawings and submittal of engineering certifications to Manatee County and the Florida Department of Transportation. The new restaurant is set to open this month after obtaining final CO.   

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Fort Myers, FL. April 11, 2016

Boral Engineering & Design, Inc. participated in the 6th Annual Fast and the Furriest 5k which was held at Hammond Stadium on April 9th, 2016. The Fast and the Furriest 5k is organized by the Gulf Coast Humane Society and participants are allowed to run with their dogs. This event supports the Gulf Coast Humane Society in their mission of finding forever adoptive homes for the pets of Southwest Florida!