Wharton-Smith Selected to Build $54 Million Hollywood Wastewater Treatment Plant

Jupiter FL – February 6, 2018 – Wharton-Smith’s South Florida Water/Wastewater Division was recently selected to construct a new 3 MGD wastewater treatment plant located at the Seminole Tribe of Florida’s Hollywood Reservation. The new treatment plant will support residential and business growth on the reservation, including the $1.5 billion expansion of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino which is currently underway.

The 497-acre Hollywood Reservation is the headquarters of the Seminole Tribe of Florida and one of six Seminole reservations in the state. Currently, the wastewater treatment plant services about 300 homes and businesses located on the Reservation,…

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Wharton-Smith Celebrates Topping Out of Hillcrest Elementary School

Sanford, FL – On Friday, February 2, Wharton-Smith’s Commercial Division celebrated the great work being done by local subcontractors and team members on the comprehensive renovation/addition project for Orange County Public Schools’ Hillcrest Elementary School. The traditional topping out event marks a significant milestone in the completion of the project.

More than 150 subcontractor and team members gathered for a BBQ lunch catered by Sonny’s BBQ. Senior Superintendent Brad Newton thanked everyone for the great work being done on site adding “you are making us proud and you are making your companies proud.” Custom designed t-shirts were handed out and…

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Wharton-Smith Represented on Volusia County Association for Responsible Development (VCARD) Executive Council

Sanford, FL – February 1, 2018 – Wharton-Smith is excited to announce the induction of Paul Fulks, Senior Project Manager, to the Executive Council of the Volusia County Association for Responsible Development (VCARD). The appointment was made official during VCARD’s 32nd Annual Installation and Award Banquet held Wednesday, January 31st at the LPGA International in Daytona Beach.

VCARD is a not-for-profit dedicated to affecting positive outcomes for the development of Volusia County.  The organization serves to work with local governments and development professionals including developers, architects, engineers, general contractors, and others to facilitate open dialogue, monitor policies and legislation impacting…

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