In the decade prior to founding this firm, Rick A. Marchand has served as Project Manager, Construction Manager and Vice president for several prestigious firms throughout Central Florida.
In 1998 MARBEK Construction Co. was founded and Rick as President and CEO, remains in that capacity to this date.Mr. Marchand's experience includes airport services related construction, Myriads of Pre-Engineered Steel Structures, Schools and Educational Facilities, Multi Story Governmental Facilities, Office buildings, Multi Story Hotels, Sports Facilities and medical office facilities.Managerial Structures for which we pride are proficiency in Design-Build Project Development, Design-Bid-Build, Construction Management, Value Engineering and Project Delivery Services.
Rick A. Marchand,
President / Project Coordinator / Team Leader
Years with MARBEK: 25
Years with other Firms: 10
B.S. 1989, Building Construction
University of Florida
Licenses / Certifications
Certified General & Roofing Contractor
CGC 048743 | CCC 057575
Specific program management and project administration experience has included serving as both an Owner's Representative/Project Manager, in addition to serving as the Contractor of Record for various Project Owners. This has involved the development of contracts for subcontractors, consultant selection, QC for design and construction phases, budget estimates, change order resolution, claims avoidance, planning, as well as coordination and management of several project team members, comprised of Architectural/Engineering consultants, Subcontractors, Suppliers, Fabricators, and specialty consultants.
Grissom Centroplex / Eckler's Warehouse Facility Grissom Centroplex, LLC
Project consisted of development of a 28 acre site inclusive of full infrastructure, Phase 1 of a 3 Phase complex consisting of a 180,000 SF Intermodal trucking and Warehouse facility. Project commenced and was completed 9 months from ground breaking.
Lake Sumter Community College Softball Complex South Lake Hospital, Clermont, Florida
Fast Track design and construction of a four field softball complex consisting of 4 college level and professional level softball fields with associated dugouts, batting facilities press box and concession, restroom facilities and associated infrastructure and parking. Project delivery: 4 months from ground breaking
Kissimmee Police Station City of Kissimmee, Florida
Construction of new 2 story Police Station Facility inclusive of staff offices, fitness facility, holding cells and segregated prisoner receipt facility.
Hernando Elementary School G. Hernando County Board of County Commissioners, Spring Hill, Florida
Construction of New Elementary School facility consisting of 8 buildings over heavily wooded 6 acre site constructed in 10 months
Prestige AB Redi Mix Block Plant Groveland, Florida
Construction of a block plant with associated maintenance facilities for the new block casting facility
Inverness Airport Maintenance Hangar and Terminal Building. Citrus County Board of County Commissioners
City of Inverness Regional Airport. Responsible for Design and Construction of a combined Aircraft Maintenance Hangar with attached FBO Terminal Hangar and Restaurant Facility
Crystal River Airport 10 unit T-Hangars. Citrus County Board of County Commissioners
City of Inverness Regional Airport. Responsible for Design and Construction of a 10 unit nested T-Hangar Facility with Taxi way improvements and tenant parking facility.
Valiant Air Command Hangar 3 I Warbird Memorial Museum, Vietnam Hangar. Titusville Cocoa Airport Authority
Design and Construction of 29,000 SF Hangar facility w/ attached memorabilia museum, Citrus County Board of County Commissioners, City of Inverness Regional Airport. Responsible for Design and Construction of offices and storage facility. Associated ramp and taxiway facilities
Hernando County Airport Aviation Complex Hernando County Board of County Commissioners, Brooksville, Florida
Construction of a 10 units and 15 unit nested T-Hangar with existing taxiway facilities along with multiple corporate hangar facilities
Citrus County Mosquito Control District Headquarters Citrus County Board of County Commissioners, Lecanto, Florida
Design Planning and Construction of a 30,000 SF District Headquarters Facility inclusive of all office facilities and all equipment Operations facility and Maintenance Facility
Development, Relocation and Construction Services for the Historic District City of Clermont Clermont, Florida
Duties include partial design, and construction , including relocation of an existing historic library to the Historical Village in downtown Clermont, Fla. Historic Renovation required relocation of an existing structure through the Center of downtown Clermont to be installed on a new foundation system installed prior to the relocation of the structure. All projects loomed with critical deadlines for completion which were consecutively met.
City of Clermont Fire Station # 3 Clermont, Florida
Construction of a 8000 SF Fire Station with three apparatus bays, living quarters and a kitchen facilities for a three shift operational fire station.
Multiple Additional Project to Include:
Mice Delta Warehouse Facility Clermont, FL $3,500,000.00
South Lake Shopping Center Clermont, FL $2,600,000.00
Seabreeze Aluminum Products Warehouse Groveland, FL $2,075,000.00
A.C.Furniture Warehouse, Orlando, FL $3,800,000.00
W.T. Bland Public Library City of Mount Dora $1,753,000.00
Lake County Board of County Commissioners Public Works Building Tavares, FL $1,700,000.00
University of Central Florida Computer Center Remodel Orlando, FL $1,600,000.00
INX Eco Tank Facility Groveland, FL $1,600,000.00
Seminole County Trailhead Facility Seminole County, FL $ 1,600,000.00
City of Tavares City Hall Tavares, FL $1,900,000.00
Maitland Sr Center Maitland, FL $1,200,000.00
Zora Neal Hurston Building Renovation $1,000,000,00
Kane Island Combustion Turbine Facility $1,000,000.00