The Walsh Group Named Preconstruction Manager For nuCLEus Project

CLEVELAND – Stark Enterprises and its subsidiary Arbor Construction are pleased to announce that The Walsh Group has joined the nuCLEus project team as Construction Manager for Preconstruction Services.
Walsh Group is a 117-year-old, family-owned company providing general contracting, construction management and design-build services. The company operates across 19 regional offices and is listed as the 13th largest U.S. national contractor per Engineering News-Record, 2015.
“The Walsh Group is honored to be a part of this iconic constructive effort with Stark Enterprises and the entire nuCLEus team,” said Kevin Swain, business group leader and vice president, The Walsh Group. “We look forward to helping to shape the future of Cleveland as Stark has been doing for years.”
Developed by Stark Enterprises, nuCLEus promises to serve as a catalyst for development and prosperity in the Downtown Cleveland core, with 200,000 SF of office space, 150,000 SF of ground level retail and restaurants, approximately 500 residential units, 1,500 structured parking spaces, intersecting laneways and a luxury hotel. The two million square-foot mixed-use project will be constructed in the heart of the city at the intersection of East Fourth, Prospect Avenue and Huron Road.
“We’re thrilled to welcome The Walsh Group to the nuCLEus project team,” said Ted Kramer, Vice President of Construction, Arbor Construction. “Walsh brings an extensive range of experience with High-Rise Multifamily and High-Rise Mixed-Use projects, which is invaluable to our Preconstruction and Construction process.”


About Stark Enterprises
Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Stark Enterprises is a full-service and vertically integrated real estate development company with the highest level of expertise in acquisition, development, leasing, property management, capital markets, construction, architectural design, landscape architecture, marketing and security. With approximately seven million square feet of Class A properties in its portfolio with an approximate value of $1.5 billion, Stark Enterprises balances revolutionary idealism, new urbanist principals and sustainability practices with economic viability to deliver remarkable, next generation, mixed-use properties. For more information, visit

About Arbor Construction
Established in 1980, Arbor Construction is a wholly owned subsidiary of Stark Enterprises. Arbor is a full-service general contractor and construction manager with a portfolio of project experience ranging from civil/site construction, retail, multifamily, mixed-use, office, theatres, hospitality and more. Arbor is fully staffed with seasoned construction professionals covering all stages of the construction process, including estimating, preconstruction, project management and field supervision.