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Like Father, Like Son

Those of you who know Bob Kort, President and CEO of Kort Builders, know he is a born entrepreneur with high morals, strong relationships and a mind for business. However, did you ever meet the man behind the man? Bob’s Dad, Stephan Kort. Steve is CFO and Co-Owner of Kort Builders. Steve, just like his [...]

August 26th, 2015|Kort News|

Grant Street Station

Grant Street Station Apartments provide on campus furnished apartments located at corner of South Grant Street and Harrison Street, West Lafayette, Indiana. Apartments are located on floors 2-6, and the 1st floor has a common area with car parking both sides.  There is also a basement level that furnishes car parking. Project Description: The project entailed constructing [...]

August 25th, 2015|Other|

BOMA Indianapolis Golf Outing

At this year’s Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Annual Golf Outing the theme was “TV Sitcoms.” So, in true Kort Builders fashion we stuck with our building roots and picked the theme “Home Improvement.” For those of you seasoned professionals that watched the show in its prime time you are familiar with the crazy [...]

August 25th, 2015|Kort News|

KBI Completes 2 Habitat for Humanity Homes

Habitat for Humanity with the KBI Team Team Kort did it again! We joined some of our amazing subcontractors to build a home for Habitat for Humanity.  Freije - RSC Engineered Solutions came in and donated both the HVAC and plumbing.  Facility Solutions Group came through with the electrical work.  Blakleys Flooring joined us again [...]

May 15th, 2015|Kort News, Philanthropy|

KBI Philanthropy Projects in 2014

Habitat for Humanity Over the years we have provided construction services for numerous Habitat for Humanity projects. This summer we assisted on two houses with help from IWP, Inc., Blakley's Flooring, and CRG Residential. The project started with the Team Build Day where ten of our team members spent the day painting and carpentry work. [...]

November 19th, 2014|Kort News, Philanthropy|

Case Design / Remodeling

This Case Design/Remodeling remodeled building started out as a Fifth Third Bank and was converted into the new showroom with an expansion to the existing office area. The expansion included enclosing with a brick and glass exterior and repurposing the existing drive-thru and bank vault. The showpiece of the entire project includes an exterior patio [...]

October 29th, 2014|Office|

H2H Salon

H2H is an Aveda salon located in Noblesville in the heart of Hamilton County at Hamilton Town Center. This project presented a fairly large challenge of having to work within a relatively small space while the client remained open for business. Overall, this project was a high-end elaborate build out with unique finishes and custom [...]

October 29th, 2014|Healthcare / wellness, Retail|

The Bakery at Geist

The Bakery at Geist is a family owned and operated bakery and delicatessen committed to using only the finest and freshest ingredients in everything they make. All of their products are prepared and baked on site. In 2013, they added Geist Catering as part of their full line of services. Kort Builders worked with owner [...]

September 25th, 2014|Restaurant|

Floors to Your Home

Floors to Your Home, a retail discount flooring store, came to Kort Builders because they wanted to expand north to an area with higher visibility. Over a year ago, KBI worked with them on feasibility and budgeting from the land procurement phase to completion of final construction. This new ground up project, which broke ground [...]

September 25th, 2014|Retail, Kort News|

Phi Kappa Psi Certificate of Occupancy received!

The 14-month demolition and rebuild of the new Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house on the Indiana University campus in Bloomington is coming to an end. Despite a 45-day loss of construction time this past winter, Kort Builders was able to obtain the Certificate of Occupancy for the 26,000 sqft house for Move-In Day on August [...]

August 26th, 2014|Other|