It can be a struggle for commercial property owners to find dependable, high-quality commercial roofing contractors in Lewisville, TX. Big cities like Dallas have plenty of commercial roofing options. Unfortunately, many "experts" are unreliable, undertrained, and unable to meet the strict demands that many business owners have.
At Atlas National Roofing, we understand how crucial it is to have a well-installed, functional roofing system for your property. Perhaps more importantly, our team has the knowledge and experience needed to produce at the highest level of business. We mix traditional Lewisville, TX values, unmatched craftsmanship, and a passion for commercial roofing to give our customers the very best products available.
We serve a wide range of clients, including property managers, retailers, building operators, and industrial builders who need trustworthy commercial roofing techs to maintain, repair, and monitor their properties.
As your reliable contractor, our goal is to make your experience as simple and streamlined as possible, whether you're in need of commercial roof repairs, maintenance, renovations, or a full replacement. We're happy to work closely with owners and managers who must adhere to regulations and budgets.
We provide warrantable work, honest assessments, and a team of pros with each project we accept. And with real-time updates and easy-to-understand invoices, you're never left in the dark when Atlas National Roofing is on the job.
We specialize in many types of commercial roofing services:
At the end of the day, our goal is to provide the highest-quality commercial roofing solutions and superior service for every client - no questions asked. Here are just a few reasons why customers choose Atlas over the competition:
We're committed to delivering the highest quality roofing services and always respond quickly to your unique needs.
Our commercial roofing crews are true experts who have years of training and real-world roofing experience. We only recruit dedicated, conscientious team members at Atlas National Roofing.
Without the proper tools for the job, your project will be a disaster. That's why our contractors use up-to-date equipment, allowing them to work safely, efficiently, and up to the highest industry standards.
Some of our commercial roofing specialties include:
Let's be honest: roof replacements are no small task, especially for commercial and industrial properties. Of course, regular care and maintenance go a long way in extending the life of your roof, but with time, even the toughest roofs have to be replaced. When it does, you need a roofing team that understands the complexities of commercial roof replacement. And when it comes to the highest quality roof replacement services, Atlas is the top choice in Lewisville, TX.
A new roof for your company helps protect your staff, inventory, clients, and business from loss, while increasing your property's value. Additionally, our replacement systems help lower your ongoing maintenance costs and boost your building's energy efficiency.
When you trust Atlas National Roofing with your replacement project, we will work closely with you to understand the scope of your business and its budgetary requirements. Our mission is to provide you with the best roof replacement options for your needs, completed promptly, so you can focus on growing your business.
Our re-roofing services include:
Whether you have a low-slope or steep-sloped commercial roof in Lewisville, TX, Atlas provides expert repairs for your commercial property. Issues like roof leaks can damage your inventory, deter customers from doing business with you, and interrupt your day-to-day operations. If your roof needs dependable, effective repairs, we're here to help.
Our roof repair service team works with multi-family property owners, single building owners, property managers, and maintenance supervisors in various industries. We approach each project with safety in mind, fierce attention to detail, and the latest repair techniques. That way, we achieve maximum quality assurance and long-lasting repairs for your property.
Here are just a few ways we can help with your repair project:
Investigating and repairing a commercial roofing water leak necessitates advanced skills and training. Understanding and mastering the dynamics of commercial rooftop water intrusion takes specialized training and years of experience. We're proud to say that when Atlas National Roofing is on the job, you're working with one of the top repair teams in the industry.
Oftentimes, manufacturers require building owners to uphold a preventative maintenance plan for their roof's warranty. Some providers even offer warranty extensions for those who have a program in place. Investing in preventative maintenance from Atlas now can save your major capital expenditures down the line.
Having a reliable maintenance program in place is important for your commercial roof. That's why Atlas offers contracts for regularly scheduled maintenance and repair visits. Contact our office today to learn more about how our team can maintain your commercial roof on an ongoing basis.
A functional roof is a crucial component of your commercial building's structural integrity. It will protect you from the elements and add aesthetic appeal to your property when properly maintained. However, when your roof falls into disarray, a variety of problems can occur. Keep your eye out for the following signs that your commercial roof needs repair:
Commercial roofs are made with materials meant for outdoor conditions, but too much moisture or heat can cause blistering that allows moisture in, weakening your roof's structure. When this happens, your roof ages prematurely, thereby reducing its ability to protect you and your customers or tenants.214-814-4300
Standing water can have incredibly damaging effects on your commercial roofing system. It can cause leaks that deteriorate your roof's integrity, which leads to water intrusion. When water intrudes on your property, it can cause a litany of health hazards associated with mold and bacteria. When you spot standing water on your roof, your roof's support system may be seriously compromised, especially with wooden materials.
Having a drainage system that works well is crucial for the health of your commercial roof. If scuppers or drains are clogged with debris and waste, water pools on your roof. Gaps in flashing can also cause water to permeate the building. Additionally, worn seams and cracks can give water access inside. Keep a sharp eye out for signs of clogged drains and gaps in your roof's flashing. If you notice these signs, you could need commercial roof repair.
Facility managers and commercial building owners know they'll have to consider roof replacement eventually. This type of service often requires a significant investment and halts day-to-day operations while the new roof is installed.
Fortunately, restoration is a cost-effective alternative to re-roofing for some commercial property owners. By implementing our advanced roof restoration systems, we can help restore your facility's roof membrane, extending its life and saving your money.
However, there is a window of opportunity for roof restoration. If 25% or less of your commercial roof needs to be replaced, restoration could be an attractive option for you.
Our licensed roofing technicians promptly identify problem areas and provide accurate estimates for resealing cracks, crevices, and gaps. Our team can also help eliminate and prevent roof leaks, further extending the lifespan of your commercial roofing system. We make it a point to carry out our roof restoration projects in a way that doesn't interfere with your daily operations or business productivity.
Atlas National Roofing takes a step-by-step approach to discover whether your property is suitable for restoration:
Gather Info: Our team will gather as much info about your building and its roofing system as possible. If suitable, we'll speak with your management team to determine factors like the age of your roof and the impact of previous repairs.
Inspect from Below: This step involves inspecting your underlying roof deck. That way, we can identify concerns like areas of water penetration and advanced degradation of your current roof deck.
Inspect from Above: We'll "walk your roof" to get an understanding of your commercial roof's overall condition. We want to be sure that restoration is a feasible option for your roof.
Assessment: We'll consider everything we've learned from the previous steps and advise you on your restoration options. We'll touch on your current roof and which coatings are appropriate. We can also talk about environmental concerns, how long restoration will last, the potential for tax credits, and the best restoration options for your geographic location.
With the rise of platforms like YouTube, DIY enthusiasts seem to be everywhere. However, regardless of how many DIY videos you study, your skills won't be on par with a professional commercial roofing contractor. Many DIYers claim they can save money by cutting out the pros, but this tactic usually leads to costly mistakes that cause more harm than good.
If you're in need of quality commercial roofing, it's always best to leave it to a reputable, experienced company like Atlas. Here's why:
Building codes in Lewisville, TX are regulations drafted to govern how commercial construction projects are handled. When you don't adhere to building codes and try to construct a new roof with an untrained crew, mistakes are made codes are violated. That means you'll have to incur all the losses associated with demolishing the roof, as well as the cost of doing it right.
It makes sense, then, to hire a team of professionals to get the job done right the first time. At Atlas National Roofing, our contractors are always up-to-date on the latest commercial building codes to ensure your roofing projects are completed without any hiccups.
This benefit sounds like a no-brainer, but it deserves to be highlighted because of how important it is. Your safety and your customers' safety should be top of mind when you own a commercial property. Hiring licensed, trained commercial roofing experts keeps you safe by:
Having a properly maintained roof day in and day out. When your commercial roof is in good shape and working correctly, you and your customers are safer.
Commercial roof repair is a dangerous job for novices. A quick search online will bring up dozens of cases in Lewisville, TX where DIYers get injured trying to construct or repair their commercial property's roof.
The highest quality craftsmanship only comes with years of hands-on commercial roofing experience. You could watch every roofing DIY roofing video online, but the quality of your work will never match that of a professional with years of work under their belt.
After all, commercial roofing involves much more than a few nails and some elbow grease. You must consider factors like installing ventilation outlets, roof coatings, and drainage options. Every commercial roofing contractor at Atlas is vetted and has years of training and experience, to handle the most complex commercial roofing projects in Lewisville, TX.
Budgets are a big deal in the world of commercial roofing. Going over budget can mean the difference between completing a project and waiting for approval on funds. That's why our management team provides accurate estimates, detailed schedules, transparent deadlines, and consistent communication with our clients.
As business owners, we know how hectic day-to-day life can be and how maintaining your roof can be a huge headache. In a sense, these situations are why we founded Atlas National Roofing - to be the proverbial aspirin for your commercial roofing pains. Whether you need simple repairs for your storefront or a total roof replacement for a multi-family building, we're here to exceed expectations.
Our approach is simple - deliver the highest quality, professional roofing services in Lewisville, TX. Our keys to great roofing are:
Contact our office today to learn more about our full-service roofing solutions. If you're looking for a commercial roofing company that will help you maximize your investment, you're in the right place.
The Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees met on Monday, Feb. 13 to hold a public hearing on the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) for the 2021-22 school year.The TAPR pulls together a wide range of information annually on the performances of students in each school and district in Texas. The reports also provide extensive information on staff, programs, and demographics for each school and district.In the TAPR, LISD’s 2022 accountability rating is a B. Mathematically the rating is an A, but forced to a B due to account...
The Lewisville ISD Board of Trustees met on Monday, Feb. 13 to hold a public hearing on the Texas Academic Performance Report (TAPR) for the 2021-22 school year.
The TAPR pulls together a wide range of information annually on the performances of students in each school and district in Texas. The reports also provide extensive information on staff, programs, and demographics for each school and district.
In the TAPR, LISD’s 2022 accountability rating is a B. Mathematically the rating is an A, but forced to a B due to accountability guidelines that limit district ratings based on campus ratings. LISD also meets the requirements when it comes to special education determination status.
When it comes to student services, in the past 10 years, the economically disadvantaged student population has grown, as well as the emergent bilingual and special education student populations.
“If you look at our graduation rates for the class of 2021, you can compare to the class of 2020 and see that our graduation rates have increased over the last year, especially our english learners or those emergent bilinguals,” said Dr. Sarah Fitzhugh, Chief Executive Director of Accountability and Evaluation at LISD. “We’ve seen a significant growth there, we’ve seen growth in special education, and also in our economically disadvantaged students.”
For the annual dropout rate in the district, there was a slight increase from a 1.3% dropout rate to 1.6% from 2020 to 2021.
For LISD graduates attending high education institutions, the data takes longer to get so the TAPR report this year focused on the 2019-20 school year. This data is limited to Texas institutions and does not include students who attend high education institutions outside of Texas. 48.3% of students within LISD enrolled in a Texas institution of higher education, compared to 46.1% state-wide.
When analyzing the STAAR data found in the TAPR, it is important to note that LISD had 99% of students participate in STAAR in 2021 compared to 87% in 2021. LISD opted to have most students complete STAAR on paper in 2022, and in 2021, nearly 50% of students tested online.
There are three terms to keep in mind when looking at STAAR data: approaches grade level, meets grade level, and masters grade level.
Approaches grade level is for a student who is likely to succeed in the next grade or course with targeted academic intervention. Meets grade level is for students who have a high likelihood of success in the next grade or course but may still need targeted academic intervention. Masters grade level is for students who will succeed in the next grade or course with little or no academic intervention.
“All of our categories increased compared to 2021 and we outperformed the state by seven to 10 percent,” Dr. Fitzhugh said. “When you look at our meets performance level, all of our areas increased and LISD outperformed the state by 10 to 13 percent and then in masters, LISD outperformed the state and we improved from 2021.”
One of Ohio State’s top quarterback priorities, Ohio prospect Ryan Montgomery, in the 2025 class will be making a spring visit to Columbus.Per Ryan’s father, Mike Montgomery, the Ohio signal caller plans on visiting Columbus for the Buckeyes’ spring game on April 15. Montgomery also plans on visiting Michigan, Michigan State, Kentucky, Clemson, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida this spring.Montgomery is one o...
One of Ohio State’s top quarterback priorities, Ohio prospect Ryan Montgomery, in the 2025 class will be making a spring visit to Columbus.
Per Ryan’s father, Mike Montgomery, the Ohio signal caller plans on visiting Columbus for the Buckeyes’ spring game on April 15. Montgomery also plans on visiting Michigan, Michigan State, Kentucky, Clemson, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida this spring.
Montgomery is one of two quarterbacks Ohio State has offered in the 2025 class, with five-star signal caller Bryce Underwood being the other. The 6-foot-2, 200-pound prospect visited Columbus twice last fall, attending both the Notre Dame and Michigan games.
“Despite the loss, I enjoyed the visit and the hostile environment in The Shoe for the game,” Montgomery said after the Michigan visit. “I got to talk a little bit with coach Corey Dennis before the game. I also got to be right next to the quarterbacks during their pregame drills. Every time I visit OSU I feel more and more of a priority for them. I’m looking forward to growing my relationship with them.”
Ohio State has offered another safety in the 2025 class. Safeties coach Perry Eliano extended an offer to Texas prospect Jonah Williams Wednesday, making him the third safety offered in the 2025 cycle.
#AGTG After a great conversation with @Coach_Eliano I am blessed to receive an offer from The Ohio State University!! Praise God #HCville #gobuckeyes pic.twitter.com/YRoquU2ljY— Jonah Williams (@JonahW409) February 22, 2023
The 6-foot-2, 195-pound playmaker plays both sides of the ball for Ball High School (Galveston, Texas), also lining up as a wide receiver. Ohio State is primarily interested in his talents on the defensive side of the ball, though, as Ball recorded 59 tackles (3 for loss) with four interceptions, two pass deflections and a forced fumble in 11 games last season. Offensively, he caught five passes for 183 yards and five touchdowns. He was also the team’s primary punt returner, amassing 306 return yards.
Williams does not hold a composite ranking from 247Sports as of yet and has 10 Division I offers. Those offers include Arizona, Colorado State, Houston, Oklahoma, Texas, Texas A&M, Texas State, Texas Tech and the University of Texas San Antonio.
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Williams wasn’t the only Texas product to pick up an Ohio State offer recently, as offensive tackle Michael Fasusi picked up an offer from offensive line coach Justin Frye on Tuesday.
The 6-foot-6, 280-pound offensive tackle doesn’t hold a composite ranking and owns 15 Division I offers, including BYU, Duke, Florida State, Missouri, Oklahoma, Penn State, SMU, TCU, Tennessee, Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Tulsa and Utah.
Fasusi helped lead Lewisville High School (Lewisville, Texas) to a 12-2 record last season, primarily serving as the team’s right tackle.
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A five-star defensive end in the 2024 class sets his eyes on a spring visit to Ohio State. Per SBLiveSports, Mississippi prospect Kamarion Franklin will trek to Columbus on April 14. Franklin also plans to visit other schools, including Florida State, Auburn, South Carolina, Miami, Texas A&M and Oregon.
Franklin has only recently been offered by Ohio State, with Larry Johnson offering Franklin on Feb. 8.
“It was a blessing to me,” Franklin told Eleven Warriors of getting the offer from Ohio State. “I’ve always admired players like Chase Young and the Bosa brothers that have played there. Coach Johnson has put a lot of players in the NFL, so him giving me the opportunity to be a Buckeye meant a lot. The tradition with their defensive ends, they’re known for that. To potentially continue that would be cool.”
While Ohio State has only recently entered the mix for Franklin, the Buckeyes will have a long time to build a relationship with him, as he doesn’t plan on committing until the Early Signing Period in December.
Here’s a look at the latest new projects registered in North Texas commercial real estate with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, a list of new construction, renovations and alterations in Dallas, Fort Worth and elsewhere. All projects listed are public records.The Dallas Business Journal’s definition of North Texas comprises 15 counties: Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Grayson, Hill, Johnson, Kaufman, McLennan, Navarro, Parker, ...
Here’s a look at the latest new projects registered in North Texas commercial real estate with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, a list of new construction, renovations and alterations in Dallas, Fort Worth and elsewhere. All projects listed are public records.
The Dallas Business Journal’s definition of North Texas comprises 15 counties: Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Grayson, Hill, Johnson, Kaufman, McLennan, Navarro, Parker, Rockwall, Tarrant and Wise. If a county is not listed below, it did not have any projects registered yesterday.
To update information that was not submitted correctly to TDLR, please contact Real Estate Editor Anna Butler at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Project Name: Cosmetic Improvements
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Project Name: Aspen
Project Name: Commercial, Interior and Remodeling
Project Name: Lazelle Beauty Bar and Suites
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Project Name: Prosper Retail - Shell Building
Project Name: Serve Lewisville
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Ranked by Value of deals 2021
|Rank||Agency||Value of deals 2021|
|1||Sherman Economic Development Corporation||$30.07 billion|
|2||City of Fort Worth||$569.00 million|
|3||City of Mesquite Economic Development||$451.00 million|
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While Texas ranks second with 4,625, its layoff total is about 40% of California's layoff figure of 11,331.DALLAS — Texas has seen the second-most layoffs in the country so far in 2023.That's according to CivMetrics, a project from the nonprofit Policy Data Institute, which has catalogued mass layoffs across the U.S. through WARN Act filings.The WARN Act requires companies with 100 or more employees to give 60 days notice when performing layoffs....
While Texas ranks second with 4,625, its layoff total is about 40% of California's layoff figure of 11,331.
DALLAS — Texas has seen the second-most layoffs in the country so far in 2023.
That's according to CivMetrics, a project from the nonprofit Policy Data Institute, which has catalogued mass layoffs across the U.S. through WARN Act filings.
The WARN Act requires companies with 100 or more employees to give 60 days notice when performing layoffs. Some states do not make their WARN notices public, and CivMetrics' database and information compilation reflects that.
While Texas ranks second with 4,625, its layoff total is about 40% of California's layoff figure of 11,331. Washington ranks third with 4,082, New Jersey fourth with 3,154, and Pennsylvania fifth with 1,997, according to CivMetrics.
Reflecting the bevy of tech layoffs announced over the past several months, Seattle, San Francisco, Redmond, San Diego and Austin filled out the top 5 cities that have experienced the most layoffs so far in 2023.
North Texas' Richardson wasn't far behind Austin's 1,255 figure, with 1,165 workers laid off, CivMetrics reported. Lancaster (No. 9.), Lewisville (No. 19) and Irving (No. 20) also ranked among the top 20 for 2023.
While there are still layoffs set to hit in Texas and beyond, such as those announced by Round Rock-based Dell Technologies Inc. and others, job openings remain resilient.
The past three months may have been dominated by high-profile layoffs, recession fears and growing economic uncertainty, but several key metrics still aren't budging, our sister publication reported. Job openings actually rose in November and continue to hover at nearly double the number of unemployed, American City Business Journals wrote. The quit rate is holding steady at 2.7% – though the layoff rate inched up from 0.9% to 1%.
In the past year, North Texas has seen 5,479 layoffs reported in WARN filings, according to the CivMetrics database.
Mortgage service companies, along with certain categories of distribution and third-party logistics firms, account for the majority of the layoffs.
Since this time last year, Richardson has seen the most layoffs, followed by Fort Worth and then Dallas, the CivMetrics' database showed. Irving and Plano sit at fourth and fifth respectively.
Below, you can find a look at the WARN filings catalogued by CivMetrics that have hit the region, arranged by city in alphabetical order. The same gallery is at the top of this story, as well.
Twin Peaks, a Texas-based restaurant chain that bills itself as the ultimate sports lodge with scenic views, has expanded into the Scenic City with its fourth location in Tennessee just over the state line from Georgia in East Ridge."We have been looking forward to opening our first Twin Peaks location in Chattanooga and can't believe the day is finally here," Twin Peaks CEO Joe Hummel said in an announcement of the chain's location at 500 Camp Jordan Road in the Jordan Crossing development. "We're proud of Twin Peaks' ...
Twin Peaks, a Texas-based restaurant chain that bills itself as the ultimate sports lodge with scenic views, has expanded into the Scenic City with its fourth location in Tennessee just over the state line from Georgia in East Ridge.
"We have been looking forward to opening our first Twin Peaks location in Chattanooga and can't believe the day is finally here," Twin Peaks CEO Joe Hummel said in an announcement of the chain's location at 500 Camp Jordan Road in the Jordan Crossing development. "We're proud of Twin Peaks' continued growth in the Southeast and being able to provide a great environment full of scenic views for the community to enjoy made-from-scratch menu items and an unmatched bar experience while hanging out with friends -- especially on game days."
Twin Peaks began in 2005 in Lewisville, Texas, and has grown to nearly 100 company-owned and franchise locations. The new East Ridge location is owned by the Atlanta-based franchise developer for Twin Peaks -- La Cima Restaurants LLC -- and swells the value of the retail, restaurant and hotel development built at Jordan Crossing in the past seven years to more than $100 million.
"We have always loved the growth and outlook of Chattanooga and have been searching for the right site for a while," James Porcello, vice president of operations and a partner in La Cima Restaurants, said in an emailed statement about the new East Ridge location.
Located between Bass Pro Shops and Topgolf just off Interstate 75 at Exit 1 in East Ridge, the new 350-seat restaurant is open from 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Friday and Saturday.
The restaurant's menu features a variety of burgers, sandwiches, tacos, salads, flatbreads and shareable appetizers priced from $7.99 for crispy mini beef tacos up to $14.29 for a steak salad. Twin Peaks also features 32 beers on tap and offers live television coverage of sporting events in the cozy lodge environment.
At every Twin Peaks, guests are welcomed by a Twin Peaks Girl, typically wearing cleavage- and midriff-revealing red plaid tops as well as khaki or denim short shorts. Porcello said the 10,700-square-foot lodge will have more than 100 full- and part-time employees. The wait staff is typically all female at most Twin Peak restaurants.
EATERIES, HOTELS GROW AT EXIT 1
The new Twin Peaks adds an eighth restaurant along Camp Jordan Road, in addition to Chick-fil-A, Jonathan's Grille, Buddy's BBQ, Dos Bros Fresh Mexican, Pizzas Bros, Dairy Queen and Starbucks.
The 50-acre Jordan Crossing opened in 2016 with Bass Pro Shops and has since added a Topgolf outlet and a Hampton Inn hotel. Vision Hospitality is building a 101-room Home2 Suites hotel, which is scheduled to open in the summer of 2024, and HCA Healthcare is adding an emergency medical facility scheduled to be built by late this year or early 2024.
In all, Jordan Crossing has attracted more than $100 million of new development to Exit 1, making it the biggest commercial development ever in the city of East Ridge.
In a telephone interview, John Healy, a partner in Wolftever Development LLC, which developed Jordan Crossing, said the development reversed a decadeslong decline in the hotel and restaurant offerings at Exit 1, which a half century ago boasted the most hotel rooms of any I-75 exit from Michigan to Florida.
"We always knew this was a great location and a frequent stopping point for travelers going between Florida and Michigan," Healy said in a telephone interview Tuesday. "But it had been in decline for some time, and most of the new development at the state border was previously locating in Georgia."
BORDER TAX REGION AIDS DEVELOPMENT
Georgia's sales tax rate is 25% lower than the combined state and local tax on goods bought in Tennessee, which has one of the nation's highest sales tax rates. That tax disparity encouraged hotel developer and retailers such as Costco and Cabela's to locate on the Georgia side of the border along I-75, but Healy said the border zone tax district created a decade ago in Tennessee has helped spur development in East Ridge.
Within the state border zone, the extra state sales tax revenues generated by the new businesses may be used to pay some of the development and construction costs for the new development.
"The fundamentals of Jordan Crossing always made sense, but the financials of this project were hard to figure out until the border tax region law came into effect," Healy said. "That law has made a tremendous difference, and I think the results you have seen at Exit 1 since that law was passed speak for themselves."
Healy said the developers are looking for another retail user for the last 6 acres available along Camp Jordan Road.