In the News


March 16, 2016: Bollenback Builders is excited to commence construction for Zhone Technologies, Inc.

Zhone Technologies, Inc. is a high-tech publicly traded corporation that is relocating their East Coast manufacturing operations to Bryan Dairy Road in Seminole. This 81,000 s.f. build-out requires a complete replacement of the entire HVAC system comprising of 34 package roof top units and all associated ductwork and air distribution devices; a complete renovation of the electrical system, UPS backup systems and lighting; process piping for the manufacturing process and new truck docks and loading areas. Also included are interior renovations and upgrades to bring the building up to current standards. The construction schedule is less than 120 days.


August 13, 2014: Bollenback Builders commences construction on the Sanctuary Renovations at Our Lady of Lourdes in Dunedin.

The project encompasses 15,700 square feet of interior renovations to the Sanctuary Platform, Nave, Narthex, and includes minor selective demolition. This will be the fourth project Bollenback Builders has performed at Our Lady of Lourdes for the Diocese of St. Petersburg.


May 28, 2014: Bollenback Builders is well underway with the construction of the Multi-Purpose Activity Building for St. Reweis Coptic Orthodox Church in Wesley Chapel.

The Multi-Purpose Activity Building is the first of three planned buildings. St. Reweis Coptic Orthodox Church has a future construction vision encompassing classrooms as well as a new church.


November 21, 2013: Luxury Home on prestigious coastal waterfront.

Bollenback Builders has commenced construction of this uniquely designed and owner inspired 16,000 square foot Mediterranean style residence.


May 7, 2013: Bollenback Builders completes fourth VA project for University Corporate Park.

Interior Build-Out and Tenant Improvements of the 25,000 square foot Veterans Administration Mental Health Outpatient Clinic which included administrative offices, doctor offices, exam room and counseling rooms. This project was constructed with LEED requirements.


May 21, 2012: Bollenback Builders completes third VA project for University Corporate Park

Tenant Improvements and Interior Build-Out of the VA Compensation and Pension Clinic for the Department of Veterans Affairs includes examination rooms, administration offices, and three audiology testing booths. This project was constructed with LEED requirements.


June 7, 2010 Bollenback Builders completed construction of the Aging Well Center at the Long Center.

This 10,000 SF Project for the City of Clearwater is a “one stop shop” for in-house amenities that promote health and wellness, education, recreation and creative expression. It also provides links to partner agencies that support citizen’s health and quality of life.


February 2, 2010 - Bollenback Builders was recognized with a 2009 Presidents Award from the Metal Construction Association.

This national award recognizes the installation of the metal panels on the recently completed ISPC office building in Odessa, FL. The 7,200 Square Feet of 0.020” of Copper Penny colored Aluminum panels provide a sleek, strong vertical surface to convey stability and strength. During the pre-construction phase of this project, Bollenback Builders suggested the use of these panels as a value engineering idea – saving the owner over $300,000. This building was also awarded the People’s Choice Design award from American Institute of Architects.

Learn more about this award at the web site below



January 4, 2010 - Bollenback Builders began construction of the Aging Well Center at the Long Center.

This 10,000 SF Project for the City of Clearwater, FL will be a “one stop shop” for in-house amenities that promote health and wellness, education, recreation and creative expression.. It will also provide links to partner agencies that support citizens health and quality of life.


October 30, 2009 – Grand Opening of the Arthritis and Rheumatism Associates facility.
Bollenback Builders announces the completion of a new medical office building. This 15,000 two story MOB includes exam rooms, laboratories, infusion rooms, physical therapy suite, X- Ray and MRI capability. And extensive analysis of power backup capacity was conducted to ensure medical and safety requirements were met while minimizing the expense of the backup generating system. The small site area required the installation of underground storm chambers to accommodate the storm water storage requirements.


October 30, 2009 – JSA Medical Clinic completed at the Tampa Medical Tower
Bollenback Builders finished a complete 6,500 SF demolition and refurbishment for JSA in only 57 days – 3 days ahead of the required fast track schedule. The 8th floor space includes exam rooms, laboratory, and Physicians’ offices along with completely new mechanical, electric and plumbing systems. Part of the work involved reconfiguring the plumbing in the ceilings of the 7th floor space below. This required completing the work after hours and returning the medical office below to operating condition each morning.


September 30, 2009 - Spirit FM 90.5 - New broadcast studio grand openings
The Diocese of St Petersburg along with management and staff enjoyed the grand opening of the new home for the Spirit FM 90.5 radio station. Bollenback Builders completed this state of the art facility that includes soundproof broadcast studios, offices, meeting spaces and green rooms.



February 22, 2009 – First United Methodist Church of Homosassa – Consecration Ceremony
The staff of Bollenback Builders celebrated along with the entire church congregation during the Consecration Ceremony to open the new Fellowship Center recently completed by Bollenback Builders. This new 17,000 Square Foot facility includes a complete auditorium with professional grade stage, lighting and sound systems.   There is also a large commercial kitchen, thrift store, youth center, library and several meeting rooms.    



January 16, 2009 - Bollenback Builders announces the completion of University Corporate Park Phase 2.

University Corporate Park Phase 2 includes a total of 80,000 Square feet in two buildings.  Tilt wall construction was used to save time and money in the construction of these flex space shell buildings in Tampa, Florida near the University of South Florida.   Bollenback Builders is also completing the tenant build out of the first building for an Eye Clinic for The Department of Veterans Affairs.



January 9, 2009 - Bollenback Builders announced the completion of the 93,000 Square Foot Concrete Products Manufacturing Facility for Adam Products Company in Dunn, NC.  
This fully automated facility has the capacity to produce over 40,000 blocks per day – enough to build an entire Super Wal-Mart every day.   Adams Products is a Subsidiary of Oldcastle Architectural Products Group – One of the largest construction materials manufacturers in the Country.  This is the 8th Manufacturing Facility Bollenback Builders has constructed for Oldcastle and their subsidiaries.





January 2, 2009 – Bollenback Builders announces groundbreaking on a new Medical Office Building for Gabash, LLC in Clearwater, Florida.  This 15,000 square feet 2 story facility includes Exam Rooms, Physician Offices, an MRI suite and laboratory space.   The compact site near downtown requires specialized underground storm water retention.

December 18, 2008 - ISPC Ribbon Cutting

The ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly completed Independent Savings Plan Corporation (ISPC) new corporate headquarters was held December 18, 2008.   The 42,000 square foot facility incorporates several green building concepts including Solar lighting and water heating, low e glass and a completely insulated building envelope.

Left to right:  Michael Cox, District 4 Pasco County Commissioner; Bob Schabes President ISPC; R.W. Schabes, Executive Vice President ISPC; Jack Mariano, District 5 Pasco County Commissioner


Bollenback Builders Project Team
From Left to Right: Maureen McGinnis, Controller; Joshua Manaugh, Superintendent; Robert Bollenback, Vice President; Kenneth Bollenback, President; Jamie Phipps, Superintendent; Arthur Weaver, Senior Project Manager; Devon DeTrapani, Project Coordinator



March 11, 2008 - North Ward Elementary Donation
Ken Bollenback was on hand to award two bicycles donated by Bollenback Builders to two students with perfect attendance at the North Ward Elementary School in Clearwater, FL. Principal Sandra Cowley said the bikes are a great incentive to students and parents to improve attendance.  North Ward Elementary is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.

March 10, 2008 - University Corporate Park
Bollenback Builders began work on the University Corporate Park project in Tampa. This project includes 13 acres of site work and two tilt wall buildings totaling over 80,000 square feet. Expected tenants include a 22,000 square foot eye center for the Department of Veterans Affairs.



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March 2, 2008 - Bollenback Builders participated in the dedication ceremony
 Bollenback Builders participated in the dedication ceremony for the new Christian Education Building at the Keystone United Methodist Church in Odessa, Florida. This 7,000 square foot building includes classrooms, offices and meeting rooms. The new building was integrated with an existing building and a new porte-cochere was constructed to connect the two buildings.


March 1, 2008 - Bollenback Builders was presented with a Horizon Award
Bollenback Builders was presented with a Horizon Award Project of Distinction by the Association of General Contractors at an awards ceremony at the TPC Sawgrass Club House in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. The award was for the Oldsmar Galleria project – a 62,000 square foot four story mixed use development that includes retail, office and luxury condominiums. Rob Bollenback was on hand to receive the award. /

December 1, 2007 - Adams Products Company Block Plant
Bollenback Builders was selected as the General Contractor for the new Adams Products Company Block Plant in Dunn, NC. This 42 acre site includes a 93,000 square foot manufacturing plant that will produce standard concrete masonry units (CMU block) and specialty architectural block. There are also material handling systems and a retail store. Adams Products is a subsidiary of Oldcastle APG.