MissouriHospitality Poettker Construction tackling hotel transformation project in St. Louis May 21, 2019 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via email Poettker Construction, a second-generation family-owned construction company, is currently renovating the former Majestic Hotel in downtown St. Louis. Hawkeye Hotels engaged Poettker Construction’s hospitality experts to transform this nine-story hotel into a high-end Le Méridien Marriott Hotel. Poettker is managing the overall project along with self-performing key selective demolition and carpentry items in order to help ensure the project schedule is maintained. The Le Méridien brand has 18 hotels in the United States, with this being the first one in the St. Louis area. Amenities will include 96 luxury guest suites and rooms, sophisticated lobby and event spaces, an upscale restaurant and bar, and a modern fitness area. Poettker Construction anticipates project completion in early Fall 2019. The architect of record for the project is Coleman Partners Architects, LLC based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.