Perini Completes Pala Casino

SAN DIEGO—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Aug. 21, 2003—Perini Building Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Perini Corp. (AMEX:PCR), turned over the four-star Pala Casino Resort and Spa.
Perini`s $79.5 million construction contract to expand Pala included a new 10-story hotel tower with 507 rooms, an Olympic-size pool, and a 600-car parking structure. Perini also expanded the casino, added one restaurant, The Grand Cabaret, a 1,000-seat entertainment venue and the Palomar Starlight Theater, a 2,000-seat outdoor concert venue.
The Friedmutter Group was the lead architect on the project. Interior architect Ralph Gentile Architects was responsible for designing the hotel rooms, lobby and restaurant.
For the second consecutive year, Engineering News Record has ranked Perini Building Co. as the nation`s No. 1 builder of hotels and convention centers in the United States according to revenues. The company has seven offices throughout the country and one in Mexico.
About Perini Corp. - Perini Corp. and its companies (Perini Building Co., Perini Civil and Perini Management Services Inc.) provide general contracting, including building and civil construction, construction management, and design-build services to private clients and public agencies in the United States and selected overseas locations. Perini Building Co. is known for its construction expertise in hospitality and gaming, corrections, health care, education, and sports and entertainment.