Belterra Casino Resort & Spa is a riverboat casino located on the Ohio River roughly halfway between Louisville, Kentucky and Cincinnati, Ohio. It includes a 15-story hotel tower containing 328 guest rooms, a 200,000 square foot pavilion building with two ﬁne dining restaurants, buffet, coffee shop, bakery, meeting rooms, concert hall, lobby, spa and pool, golf shop, and back-of-the-house functions. Meeting the grand opening date and delivering the Belterra Casino Resort in just over 15 months of construction was critical to the success of this project.
French Lick Resort Event Center
French Lick, IN
The French Lick Event Center can accommodate any occasion with a variety of meeting and event spaces with full resort amenities. It features several state-of-the-art meeting rooms that are perfect for any sized occasion, from intimate weddings and reunions to trade shows and grand galas. Wilhelm served as the general contractor for the 58,000 square-foot addition to the existing 109,000 square-foot building. This addition includes a 22,000 square-foot ballroom, with the ability to be configured three different ways, and eight breakout rooms. With Wilhelm’s expertise and hard work, the project was completed 2 months ahead of schedule.
Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
Indiana Grand Racing and Casino, located in Shelbyville, Indiana, is a Las Vegas-style gaming establishment that offers gaming, food, a gift shop and entertainment. This project consisted of two main phases. The ﬁrst phase included a 70,000 square foot temporary casino, an IT building serving as the casino nerve center, and a Jockey Quarters/Paddock building for the existing horse track facility. The second phase was the 233,000 square foot permanent casino, with the ﬁrst ﬂoor containing a large gaming area with 2,000 high-tech electronic machines, surrounded by three restaurants, a night club, a center bar, a large scale kitchen, and back of house functions. The second ﬂoor includes two high-end VIP lounges, executive offices, a connector to the existing horse track grandstands, and a connector to the new 5-story, post-tensioned parking structure for 1,200 vehicles.