Gilbane Building Company Awarded Contract with Brevard Public Schools

Project Includes Renovations for Apollo, Jackson, and Pinewood Schools

Orlando, FL – February 2016 – Gilbane Building Company, along with Borelli + Partners and SGM Engineering, has been contracted to provide Design-Build services by the School Board of Brevard County for the Facility Renewals program.  As part of the District’s plan, three schools were awarded to the design-build team for renovation and repair including Jackson Middle School and Apollo and Pinewood Elementary Schools located in Titusville, Florida.

The schools, originally constructed between 1965 and 1968, require a large portion of the existing electrical, mechanical, cooling and heating systems to be replaced as well as the fire alarm system and some exterior wall finish systems renewal. “We are excited to continue our relationship serving the School Board of Brevard County,” said Robert Hayes, Vice President Gilbane Building Company.

  • Jackson Middle School, 106,572 SF building includes a pool complex and storage building and has capacity for 727 students.
  • Apollo Elementary School, main building is 65,582 SF with three additional classroom building encompassing 30,761 SF and offers a student capacity of 902 students.
  • Pinewood Elementary School, consisting of two original buildings totaling 38,614, as well as a large classroom building with 23,329 SF. The school has 503 student stations.

The anticipated completion for the construction schedule will take place during the 2017 summer break period.

About Gilbane Building Company

Gilbane provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services – from pre-construction planning and integrated consulting capabilities to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services – for clients across various markets. Founded in 1873 and still a privately held, family-owned company, Gilbane has more than 50 office locations around the world. For more information, visit

Gilbane is an industry leader in the state of Florida with a reputation for quality construction and client satisfaction. The company has been providing construction management services in Orlando since 1972, managing office buildings, institutional projects, commercial, public assembly/sports, healthcare, data centers, higher educational, medical office, industrial, government and multi-family developments.  Gilbane has worked with some of the area’s major organizations including the University of Central Florida, Orlando Health, Orange County Public Schools, AIG, Florida Department of Management Services, Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, Orange County Convention Center, Marriott, and School District of Osceola County.