We would like to thank all the companies involved in the execution and success of this project. To mention the main contributors and a brief description of their successes please see below.
We will also spotlight each individual sponsor weekly in a separate post you can find here.
To see the list of all participating companies which includes websites and phone numbers please click here.
OCEANSAFE, LLC. is a manufacturer of steel structural insulated panels, committed to the sustainable rebuilding of New Orleans, with ongoing building projects here and throughout the Gulf and Caribbean Regions. Its reach is also worldwide, in providing immediate and permanent volume solutions to both housing and commercial infrastructure needs, with a commitment to quality, exacting material standards and functional sustainability in every building they sell. The concept behind OceanSafe Building Systems or SSIPS (Steel Structural Insulated Panels) is both simple and revolutionary. The product consists of galvalume panels, combined with an expanded polystyrene core (EPS), and assembled with a patented snap-together system that makes them highly resistant to the traditional destructive forces of nature, resulting in a finished building that is truly green and enduringly sustainable with unprecedented warranties, energy savings, and insurance reductions.
C & G CONSTRUCTION OF LOUISIANA, INC. stockholders are Calvin ‘C. J.’ Minor, Jr. and Gaetano ‘Guy’ Paternostro, Jr. with 50% shares respectively. The corporation was founded in 1984. Together they have over 45 years experience in construction and renovation of commercial and residential buildings. Principals and Associates have extensive experience in insurance estimates, appraisals and insurance mediation. We have extensive experience in use of the Boeckh Estimating Program as well as the Exactimate Estimating Program which are widely used by the insurance industry. Our expertise in this area will allow us to assist you in obtaining a fair and equitable settlement for your clients. Installation of generating systems for your commercial and residential needs are available by our professional team.
Woodward Design+Build was originally formed by Carl E. Woodward, an innovative New Orleans architect and early champion of the design+build process. He believed in forging partnerships between the client, the architect and the builder because he understood the results would be successful buildings of exceptional quality with value built in at every stage. These results also led to satisfied clients who returned again and again, entrusting his company with their next projects.The ideals of our pioneering founder live on with our Integrated Design+Build approach while the values he established for our company remain the cornerstones of Woodward Design+Build today.Woodward Design+Build now is one of the largest design and construction firms in the Gulf Coast region. We are a privately-held company with headquarters in New Orleans and additional offices and facilities on the Northshore of Lake Pontchartrain and in Mississippi. We offer a diverse range of services and capabilities. In addition to our Integrated Design+Build approach for complete projects, we provide resources and expertise for projects on an as-needed basis, from design to in-house fabrication to general construction.
The ReGen Group: is a diverse collection of engineers, architects, planners, disaster recovery and sustainable design professionals. The Group formed in the aftermath of hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and took leadership roles in the planning, public/private policy and community rebuilding process. Having helped advance issues like risk-based insurance, sustainable design/performance standards, energy and environmental policy, recovery planning, community redevelopment, renewable energy incentives, net metering, green utility formation, and Federal and State Grant writing teams. The Group’s mission is simply, “we empower sustainable life”. We seek to accomplish our mission by combining cutting edge “deep well” technologies, global redevelopment experience and an uncompromising “can do” attitude, to inform, and hold accountable, the highest level of public policy, community and disaster redevelopment of place.