Houston, Texas-based Comanche Contractors is the general contractor for Academy Sports’ 87,226-square-foot store in James River Commons, a 63-acre site at Campbell Avenue and James River Freeway. The architect is Houston, Texas-based Seeberger Architecture, and engineers are Houston, Texas-based BGA Engineers Inc., structural; and Addison, Texas-based Lippe & Associates, mechanical, electrical and plumbing. Academy Sports, which also is based in Houston, will join anchor tenant Sam’s Club at James River Commons. The project has an estimated cost of $7.8 million, according to a Springfield building permit. Plans are for the store to open in the fall.[[In-content Ad]]
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