[caption id="attachment_66433" align="alignnone" width="595"] Part of the expansion of the hotel was more poolside amenities. (photo credit: Rex Gelert)[/caption]
Location: 875 Bordeaux Way, Napa
Owner: Pacific Hospitality Group LLC
Design: structure -- PK Architects; landscape -- Gretchen Stranzl McCann
Engineering: civil -- Riechers Spence & Associates; mechanical and plumbing -- NP Mechanical; electrical -- DC Engineering
Construction: October 2010 - April 2012
Contractors: general -- Midstate Construction Corperation; glazing -- Guarantee Glass; insulation -- Empire Insulation; grading and paving -- Keith Gale General Engineering; drywall -- Maudlin Drywall; fire sprinklers -- Aquamatic Fire Protection (hotel) and Alpha Fire Suppression Systems (conference center); HVAC -- Simpson Sheet Metal; reinforcing bar -- CMC Steel Fabricators; cabinetry -- UC Design Custom Cabinetry; doors and hardware -- Kelly Door; flooring -- Custom Floors; electrical -- Capitol Valley Electric; lath and plaster -- Amador Lath and Plaster; acoustical ceilings -- Cal-Acoustic Interiors; elevators -- ThyssenKrupp; masonry -- Frazier Masonry; structural steel -- Hilo Erectors; framing -- Ellison Framing (hotel) and Premiere Structures (conference center); tile -- Dennett Tile; painting -- DV Pro Painting; sheet metal -- AAA Energy Systems; concrete -- Pacific Concrete; spa and fountain -- Bluestone Pool; trusses -- Roof Structures Incorporated; landscape -- Landesign Construction; bowling alleys -- All American Bowling Equipment Co.
Cost: $40 million
NAPA -- Throughout a still-teetering economy that saw tourism business plummet across the country, The Meritage Resort and Spa's planned expansion was the first major construction project to take hold following much angst in the hospitality sector.