Gordon Kanofsky, CEO of Ameristar Casino Resort Spa Lake Charles Project informed that the construction of Ameristar Casino may commence on 20th July and be completed by the third quarter of 2014. The transaction for the project worth $32.5 million has already been finalized and the casino would facilitate 60 table games, approx 1,600 slot machines, an 18-hole golf course and a 700-room hotel for the valued clients. All plans for timely completion of the project are being expedited and the focus of the casino is on visitors from Texas and Louisiana. Kanofsky expressed that the property would prove a boon for development and growth of the company as well as for more employment opportunities in Lake Charles. The property would cater to south-eastern Texas, including the Houston metro areas and south-western Louisiana areas too.