Building Anchorage: Chili's Bar & Grill

Erik Hill

WHAT: Peppers North LLC dba Chilis Bar & Grill. Peppers North LLC is bringing the latest Chili's "Proto 16" design to Anchorage. The restaurant will feature the latest in interactive tabletop devices, table side plug-ins for phone chargers, and large HD televisions.

WHERE: Dimond Center Mall, 800 E. Dimond Blvd.

DESIGN/ARCHITECT: Dokoozian Construction, Design; Nvision- Paul Baril, Architect

GENERAL CONTRACTOR: Dokoozian Construction-George Haley

SUBCONTRACTORS: Action Security Inc., security; Satellite Guy, audio and visual; Arctic Refrigeration, refrigeration; Simplex Grinnell, Ansul Installers; Broadway Signs, sign installers; db Engineers, mechanical engineer; Oien Associates Inc., structural; Alpine Concrete Cutting and Coring Inc., sawcut, concrete slab; Simmons Masonry, brick; Anchorage Sand and Gravel, mason supplier; Commercial Contractors Inc., manufactured stone; Allied Steel Construction, steel supplier; McGrady Steel, steel erector/welder; Andy Milner, steel joists/decking; J & V Drywall & Plaster, EiFS & Scaffold; Alas-Co General Construction Co. Inc., insulation; Consolidated Enterprises Inc., roofing/flashing; Pioneer Door Inc., coiling door; Replacement Glass Co. Inc., storefront, glass & glazing; Summit Door and Window; Commercial Contractors, ceramic tile, vinyl, rock tile, ceiling; Alaskan Industries Inc., Epoxy flooring; Alaska Painting Service, tape, texture & paint; Commercial Kitchen Solutions LLC, equipment supplier; J.R. Heritage, casework; Klebs Heating, mechanical; Chinook Fire Protection, fire sprinkler; Quality Electric, electrical

WHY: "Peppers North, LLC is excited to have acquired the franchise rights for the State of Alaska. Alaskan's were very disappointed when the previous franchisee closed their doors. Our passion at Chili's is to make people feel special. We will introduce our newest culinary creations that feature Chili's bold, fresh, southwestern flavors. Our mission is to serve America's favorites, like no place else. Alaskans will appreciate our selection of local draft beers and carefully selected wines in addition to our new infused Margaritas," said William Dubinsky, managing partner.

WHEN: Target date for opening is May 26, 2014.

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Building Anchorage -- Chilis Bar & Grill