Fortney & Weygandt, Inc. recently completed construction on City BBQ in Fairlawn, OH. This was a 3,519 square foot tenant build-out restaurant project.
Fortney & Weygandt, Inc. recently completed construction on a Panda Express restaurant in Chesapeake, VA. This was a new, free standing 2,216 square foot restaurant with a drive-thru.
If you read our blog article in April, then you know that for our 40th anniversary in the construction industry, we are giving back to our community. To do that, we asked employees to send in a list of charities that were important to them and we made a list of 40 to support throughout the year.
This year Fortney & Weygandt, Inc. is celebrating our 40th anniversary. Since 1978, a lot has changed, but Fortney & Weygandt’s commitment to service has always been there. Giving back and helping others was a personal philosophy of Bob Fortney’s as well as a part of how he conducted his business.
Fairfield Inn & Suites is celebrating the grand opening of their newest hotel in Indiana. Located at 1335 West Main Street, this 105 room Fairfield Inn & Suites is owned by Schahet Hotels and is opening in a great location near shopping and restaurants in Carmel. Fortney & Weygandt, Inc. was the general contractor and Bounds & Gillespie was the architect for this 60,900 square-foot, 4 story block and plank hotel.
Fortney & Weygandt received two Awards of Merit from The Association of Builders & Contractors (ABC) for Melt Bar & Grilled in Avon, OH and Arby's in Boardman, OH. The Excellence in Construction Awards event was on Friday, October, 27th at the A Loft Hotel in Cleveland. Matt Frank, Director of Business Development, was in attendance to accept the awards.
Fortney & Weygandt, Inc. was recently provided a challenge by the Arby’s Corporation, remodel a restaurant in 12 days versus a standard schedule of 4 weeks.
We are continuing our Meet Fortney & Weygandt series with highlighting our summer intern, Ryan.
Ryan is attending OhioNorthern University and has been interning with our company for the past two summers. He has been shadowing our Superintendents all across the country to learn more about our field. Watch the video below to learn more about Ryan and everything he's done this summer!
Fortney & Weygandt participated in the 7th Annual CLE Plane Pull benefiting the Special Olympics of Ohio on Saturday in the I-X Center parking lot. Teams of 20 people had one chance to pull a Boeing 737, which weighed over 100,000 pounds, 12 feet in the fastest time. The event raised over $68,000 for the Special Olympics of Ohio.