It is an exciting time for Pierce County students and staff as the design for the new Pierce county high school progresses.
The Board of Education was updated on the project Thursday, April 13th.
Dara Bennett ,high school principal, helped explain the programming process and the inclusion of students and teachers in the programming/planning process.
After a thorough discussion and question answer session the Board directed the architect to continue with final design .
The front classroom wing is the first area to be roofed. The rear classroom wing is scheduled to be roofed next. 95% of all concrete slabs are complete. The concrete quality and installation remains very good.
The brick has been selected and ordered for the entire job.
All structural steel is on site and approximately 25% installed.
The walls at the fine arts are are 50% complete and the space already looks good. With verticalconstruction progressing at a better than scheduled rate the community is able to share in the excitement of the future new high school facility.
March Video Update from TQ Constructors
April Video Update from TQ Constructors
Construction continues to progress on schedule for the new Vidalia High School.
Approximately 80% of floor slabs are installed . The masonry walls are making good progress.
The first bar joist was installed March 2. 2017. Site work is 85% complete.
A new “small” concrete finisher shown in the photos left his mark on the media center floor slab.
Brick selection has been approved and brick masonry is scheduled to begin in 6 weeks.
The owner has approved locations and type for the security door hardware.
The steel erection is 95% complete at the front entry and 95% of all steel fabrication is complete and delivered to the site.
Below is a video from the facebook page of TQ Constructors, Inc.
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The first Concrete Slab was poured on December 15th in the front classroom wing. The project experienced some rain delays this month, with approximately 4 days of rain. Footings are 80% complete. Masonry above finish floor is beginning. DOT permit has been issued “finally”. Be sure to review the following link for photographic updates, including drone flyovers.
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Construction is in full swing now: The site work and utility construction continue at a good pace The building construction is making good progress with 60% of footing in place and foundation walls also at 60% complete As shown in the photo electrical and plumbing installation below slab is also in progress. The compaction test and concrete test results are meeting and exceeding specified requirements.