Project Articles

An In-Depth Look at Projects

SpawGlass has been around since 1953 and we’ve made a number of unique building structures to many cities around the state of Texas. Our team members are dedicated to constructing high-quality, long-lasting facilities all while providing the absolute best construction experience for our clients. These articles feature some of our projects over the years.

Corpus Christi, TX

CHRISTUS Spohn South Thomas Spann Clinic 2nd Floor Nurse Area

CHRISTUS Spohn South Thomas Spann Clinic

Owner: CHRISTUS Health
Architects: Schwabauer Design

SpawGlass recently assisted the CHRISTUS Spohn South Thomas Spann Clinic in Corpus Christi with significantly increasing its capacity to provide care to our community. The tenant finish-out of existing shell space involved three levels, beginning with the second level. Read More

Austin, TX

The University of Texas at Austin Sarah M. & Charles E. Seay Building Addition

The University of Texas at Austin Sarah M. & Charles E. Seay Building Addition

Owner: The University of Texas System
Architects: BSA LifeStructures

The recently completed four-level, 35,000-square-foot Sarah M. & Charles E. Seay Building addition for the University of Texas at Austin Department of Psychology provides new research and administrative space to advance the study of mental health and wellness in the Central Texas community. Read More

McAllen, TX

McAllen Medical Center Interventional Radiology Equipment

McAllen Medical Center Interventional Radiology Equipment

Owner: Universal Health Services
Architects: O’Connell Robertson

In 1919, McAllen Medical Center (MMC) opened its doors to serve the residents of the Rio Grande Valley. Over the past 102 years, the medical center has grown to become the largest healthcare provider in the area, featuring a 441-bed hospital with an advanced Level II Trauma Center and certified Primary Stroke Center… Read More

New Braunfels, TX

Comal County Landa Annex Buildings Renovation

Comal County Landa/Annex Buildings Renovation

Owner: Comal County
Architects: HDR

In 1986, SpawGlass constructed the Comal County Courthouse Annex and parking garage, located on the downtown square in New Braunfels. Thirty-five years later, our team, led by Project Manager Dustyn Cox and Superintendent Grady Frank, completed a multi-phase renovation and addition to the Landa and Annex buildings to increase the county’s capacity… Read More

Houston, TX

Building Redevelopment 1119 Commerce Street, Houston

Building Redevelopment at 1119 Commerce Street

Owner: Harris County
Engineer: Walter P Moore

The only certain thing about the 1119 Commerce Street project in downtown Houston was the uncertainty. Working in little more than a half-acre with a 100-year-old building, surrounded by major thoroughfares, bridges and a bayou, the SpawGlass-Civil team knew that experience and creative thinking were going to go a long way in overcoming challenges of the unknown…. Read More

Austin, TX

Capitol West 1204 San Antonio Street

Capitol West - 1204 San Antonio Street

Owner: Texas Association of Counties
Architects: GSC Architects

At 1204 San Antonio Street on the new Capitol West professional office campus in downtown Austin, the Texas Association of Counties has four levels of new shell space for lease, conveniently served by four levels of underground parking, totaling 90,000 square feet To deliver such prime tenant opportunity, SpawGlass expertly maneuvered coordination and construction…. Read More

Houston, TX

Houston Methodist Hospital Walter Tower

Houston Methodist Hospital Walter Tower Level 4 Cath Labs Build-Out

Owner: Houston Methodist Hospital
Owner’s Representative: Jacobs
Architect: EYP

The process of cardiac catheterization, a procedure used to diagnose and treat certain heart conditions, requires a lot of equipment and delicate care. Working in Houston Methodist Hospital’s Walter Tower, SpawGlass had to balance the needs for two additional cath labs, totaling 3,300 square feet, with the adjacent operations of the active cath labs on the same level…. Read More

San Antonio, TX

Robert Tobin Land Bridge at Hardberger Park

Robert L.B. Tobin Land Bridge at Phil Hardberger Park

SpawGlass has a portfolio that overflows with unique construction projects spanning more than six decades. Opened to the public late last year and officially completed in early 2021, the Robert L.B. Tobin Land Bridge at Phil Hardberger Park in San Antonio has become one of our most historical and complex projects to date…. Read More

Additional Articles

Austin, TX

Austin Energy Downtown Chiller Capacity Addition Article

Austin Energy Downtown Chiller Capacity Addition

While construction of chilled water plants is always highly complex SpawGlass has led… Read More.

Fort Worth, TX

Amon Carter Museum of American Art Article Images

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

Museums are specialized environments where art and artifacts evoke emotions… Read More.