General contractor: Shani Deva Construction LLC (Tulsa, Oklahoma)
Size: 96,000 square feet
Estimated cost: $17.2 million
Estimated completion: November
Project description: Reliance Hotels LLC is building a five-story, 122-room Homewood Suites by Hilton hotel on 2 acres of Springfield’s Medical Mile. The hotel design features an indoor pool, fitness center, community spaces and two meeting rooms. BRP Architects is the project architect, and frankZ Design LLC is the landscape architect. Engineering work is provided by CJW Transportation Consultants LLC, civil; Bergmann Engineering Co. LLC, structural; and CJD Engineering LLC, mechanical, electrical and plumbing.
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