Sneak Peek of Projects Preparing to Bid Soon
Sneak Peek of Other Construction Projects Under Design and Preparing to Bid . . .
Salem Classroom Building Partial Roof Replacement – Areas C, F, and G
The existing Salem Classroom Building roofing systems in areas C, F, and G are out of warranty and exhibiting substantial failure. Roof leaks are on-going and cannot the existing seams/membrane cannot be effectively repaired. The project entails partial tear-off and replacement of the existing roof areas identified as "Roof Areas C, F and G." Tear-off shall include all insulation and flashings down to the structural roof deck of the building. Roof insulation will be upgraded to meet current building codes and standards. All construction bids that were opened on May 11 were rejected and this project might be re-bid later in 2017. This project was designed by Van Auken Akins Architects, LLC. This General Contracting project is being managed via OAKS-CI.
Tuscarawas Campus Site Development
Kent State University at Tuscarawas' campus encompasses 170 acres and includes four major buildings connected by east/west pedestrian walks. Five major interconnected parking lots exist, primarily south of Founders Hall and north of the campus loop road, Founders Hall Drive. This Project consists of site development to include a new vehicular boulevard entrance from University-owned frontage along East High Avenue eastward towards Founders Hall Drive. A new intersection at East High Avenue and 21st Street, new campus entry signage, pedestrian sidewalks, roadway landscaping, and a bridge crossing Beaver Dam Creek will be included. Landscaping shall also be designed and provided along the new access drive to provide a buffer for the adjacent residential properties to the south. Exterior lighting and associated stormwater drainage shall also be included. Evans, Mechwart, Hambleton & Tilton, Inc. (EMH&T) is designing this project. This General Contracting project is being managed via OAKS-CI.
Tuscarawas Founders Hall A-, G-, and H-Wings Roof Replacement
Severe winter weather has caused deterioration of the Tuscarawas Founders Hall roof areas 'A', 'G', and 'H'. The existing roof is beyond its warrantied life expectancy and portions of the roof are severely leaking. The roof will be replaced with an EPDM and sloped insulation system; this project follows replacement of the Founders Hall A-Wing Cooling Tower (project described above). All construction bids that were opened on May 12 were rejected and this project might be re-bid later in 2017. This project was designed by Van Auken Akins Architects, LLC. This Capitally-funded, General Contracting project is being managed via OAKS-CI.