Construction Update: Vidalia High School

Demolition of existing structures are complete.  The crushing of existing concrete is complete.  The crushed concrete will be reused as aggregate base under new paved areas.  This sustainable design practice will save a substantial amount for the owner.  Site work has been bid and awarded to the low bidder, McClendon Construction Company of Vidalia, GA.…

Construction Update: Vidalia High School

  Demolition of the “Oxford” Manufacturing Building continues with 75% completed. Early clearing and grubbing is underway. TQ Constructors advertised for all local businesses that are interested in participating in the construction of the New Vidalia High School to attend a local participation meeting.  The meeting was held in the lunchroom of the existing high…

Construction Update: Vidalia High School

The 95% completed Contract documents were delivered to the Owner, the Georgia Department of Education and TQ Constructors (CM).  The demolition of the existing “Oxford manufacturing building “ is underway.  The Construction Manager (CM) is expected to deliver the “GMP” (Guaranteed Maximum Price) on or before July 20th, 2016.  Recycling of the concrete, brick, and…

Construction Update: Vidalia High School

The demolition bids for the “Oxford” building at Vidalia High School were received by TQ Constructors, Inc. the construction manager for the new Vidalia High School. The low qualified bidder is McLendon Enterprises of Vidalia, Georgia. Work on site is expected to begin in approximately 15 days.

 

Construction Update: Vidalia High School

Planning continues for the new Vidalia High School.The construction documents are 75% complete, and the construct-ability review and budget review are underway by TQ Constructors (CM). Communications continue between TQ Constructors and SP Design Group (architects). Demolition bid documents have been delivered to TQ Constructors and bids are expected to be received and evaluated by June…

Construction Update: Vidalia High School

Week of April 4-10 On site review of the existing “Oxford” building has been done again in preparation for the demolition bid package. TQ Constructors continues to discuss and budget items such as asbestos removal, removal of stored material, and building occupancy. Demo package drawings continue and will be available to TQ on April 2016. Design…

Construction Update: Vidalia High School

Week of March 28- April 2 Engineers continue to make progress on system designs. The structural system for the majority of the building will be load-bearing masonry with bar joists and metal roof deck. The roof deck system under review is a lightweight Zonolite poured material. The construction manager (TQ Constructors) has completed the first…

Patterson Elementary School

Patterson Elementary is an existing school campus designed in 1980 by another firm respectively with SPDG completing additions in 1995 and 1999. This project consisted of 3,800 square feet of additions and 53,264 square feet of renovated/modified space. Upgrades included new floor coverings, paint, ornamental ceilings, restroom additions and modifications, new millwork, HVAC in the gym…

Construction Update: Vidalia High School

Week of March 21-26 New Vidalia High School preliminary plans are complete and approved by the State Department of Education. TQ Constructors Inc. was selected as the construction manager-at-risk. The construction manager is now in the process of budget analysis and verification of program budget. Two alternate items are being priced. Gymnasium upper walkway, stairs…