Tutor Perini Corporation, a Sylmar-based building construction company, today announced its subsidiary, Roy Anderson Corp. has been selected as the general contractor for Margaritaville Resort Casino and Hotel Resort in Bossier City, La.

The company’s contract, worth $97 million, will include the construction of a 30,000 square-foot gaming floor as well as a 396-room, 18 story hotel and a 900-seat entertainment venue. Construction will begin immediately and extend for approximately 16 months.

Roy Anderson was also enlisted for the development of another Margaritaville location in Biloxi, Miss, which will open in the coming months.

Angela Melero