EMC completes environmental due diligence on Old National Bank Tower in Evansville

Domo Development Co. LLC has acquired the 18-story, 149,000 square feet Old National Bank tower in downtown Evansville. The tallest building within 120 miles of Evansville is located at 5th and Main Street and will include ground-floor restaurants, as well as retail and office space, more than 60 apartments, four levels of indoor parking, and indoor-amenity spaces for tenants. Total redevelopment costs are expected to be between $25 and $30 million.

This development has spurred new heights for Evansville’s future. Evansville Mayor, Lloyd Winnecke says the development is “an enormous statement of confidence about the direction of Evansville. It’s exciting to add the 5th & Main tower to this extraordinary chapter of our city’s history…The investment into our city’s tallest building and the exciting vision of the developer will reinforce downtown as a destination for living, shopping, and dining.” In addition, Josh Armstrong, President of the Downtown Evansville Economic Improvement District says, “Retail follows rooftops…More residents mean more restaurants, more shops, more nightlife.”

Environmental Management Consultants was proud to contribute towards this development project and the future growth of downtown Evansville. Director, Mark Phillips, says “Working on real estate due diligence projects like the Old National Bank tower makes us feel great about helping facilitate redevelopment for the benefit of our community. Environmental Management Consultants is adjacent to the building, and we’re looking forward to the increased vitality this new development will bring to the downtown district.” 

The redevelopment project is expected to be completed by the spring of 2021.  

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Environmental Management Consultants Promotes Mark E. Phillips, LPG as Director


EVANSVILLE, Ind., September 13, 2019—Environmental Management Consultants (EMC), an Evansville-based environmental engineering firm promoted Mark E. Phillips, LPG to Director. In his role, Phillips leads the company’s office of scientific professionals in finding cost-effective solutions for environmental challenges in the Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky tri-state area.

As the Director, Phillips manages day-to-day operations and oversees technical projects ranging from industrial compliance and asbestos abatement to environmental investigations, site cleanup, and Brownfields redevelopment projects. He has over 25 years of experience in the environmental consulting industry, and his steadfast leadership provides a clear path to site closure for EMC’s clients.

“Environmental projects can affect a variety of industries, and nothing is more rewarding than gaining site closure on a client’s complex environmental project,” says Phillips. “Whether it’s working with a school system, a small dry cleaner or a large manufacturer, providing peace of mind to our client is always my top priority.”

If you want to learn more about Mark E. Phillips and Environmental Management Consultants, visit emcevv.com or call EMC at (812) 424-7768.