Business View Magazine | October 2020

346 BUSINESS VIEW MAGAZINE OCTOBER 2020 PREFERRED VENDORS n Biltmore Construction Co., Inc. | We transform ordinary places Into EXTRAORDINARY spaces! Biltmore is a proven partner with 67 years of experience turning the most complex projects into reality…it’s our specialty! We have delivered hundreds of complex public projects that have stood the test of time. Our proven project management system and experienced personnel strive to address issues early in the design process before they become expensive changes in the field. Now more than ever, sustainable features are paramount considerations when constructing a new public facility. We have successfully employed some of the most complex building systems that resulted in saving our clients millions of dollars in maintenance and operations costs over the life of the building. In today’s environment, we are employing state-of-the-art technology and features to protect the overall health and well-being of building occupants. From air quality to touch points, Biltmore Construction has you covered with innovative solutions. Biltmore Construction is proud to support the City of Largo in building their new City Hall, which will be the catalyst for redeveloping their downtown corridor. Want an innovative builder proven in solving complex issues? Give us a call to discuss your next project! n Duke Energy Over the past two years, Duke Energy’s Park & Plug pilot program and the city of Largo have worked together to install 12 electric vehicle (EV) ports at public locations. Thanks to the diligent efforts of the city, these EV chargers are helping build an EV infrastructure, expanding cleaner energy options and making it easier than ever to charge an EV. Ports can be found at many convenient locations and are compatible with all types of EVs. Ulmer Park Belcher Soccer Complex Southwest Recreation Complex Performing Arts Center Public library Police department You can use the Greenlots® mobile app to find exact charging locations. Park & Plug is part of Duke Energy’s goal to provide smarter, cleaner energy alternatives for our customers. The Park & Plug pilot program improves access to EV charging for everyone and the EV chargers also collect data on charging behaviors and analyze the effects EV charging has on the grid. This insight will help determine the best way to further expand EV charging. n RangeWater Real Estate RangeWater is a fully integrated multifamily real estate company creating fulfilling experiences for its partners, clients, residents and employees across the Sun Belt. The Atlanta-based company has acquired and developed more than 26,000 multifamily units since its inception in 2006 representing in excess of $4.4 billion in total capitalization. RangeWater currently manages a balanced portfolio of over 50,000 multifamily units across 10 states. With offices in Atlanta, Dallas, Denver and Tampa, RangeWater targets high job growth markets with demand for new housing. n Gulf Coast Consulting, Inc. n Kimley-Horn