Broward County Courthouse
TUTOR PERINI AFFILIATES
Tutor Perini Building Corp.
Contract Amount: $191 Million
Mechanical & Plumbing Subcontractor
Contract Amount: $25 Million
Broward County - Construction Management Division
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Spillis Candela & Partners/Heery/Cartaya Joint Venture
741,000 Square Feet
The courthouse was a multi-phased project consisting of a 741,000-square-foot, 21-story civil and family courthouse facility. It includes 45 full-size courtrooms, 12 smaller courtrooms, 18 hearing rooms, and staff and support spaces. The project also included construction of pedestrian bridges between the newly constructed tower and existing east wing courthouse, construction of an exterior elevator core of the existing east wing courthouse, renovations of the existing east wing courthouse, and demolition of the existing west and central wings. Another phase included construction of a 500-car secure parking garage and public plaza. This project achieved LEED® Silver certiﬁcation with enhanced commissioning under the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design green building rating system.