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Vidalia High School Update: March 21, 2018

The Vidalia High School Project is approaching completion more everyday.

The data infrastructure is underway with detail electrical work.

The heating and air conditioning system is operational for the entire facility.

The ceiling and ceiling cloud system is underway. The sound and light system in the fine arts area is underway.

All of the 100,000+ sqft of terrazzo flooring is installed and looks great.

Site work is moving forward to prepare for paving and landscaping.

Pierce County High School Update: March 21, 2018


The Pierce County High School continues to make very good progress.

99% of all floor slabs are poured and cured.

Masonry walls are well underway with 40%of the block masonry done.

The steel erection continues to impress with its progress and coordination.

The construction process has been well choreographed by the construction manager. Each subcontractor is coordinated to be in the right place with the correct material and instructions, as exemplified by the progress of the plumbing and electrical.

The roof trusses at the front entry area are scheduled on site first week in April.

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Pierce County High School Update: January 18, 2018

[vc_row 0=””][vc_column][vc_column_text 0=””]The progress for the New Pierce County High School is exciting and ahead of schedule.

The steel erection is underway on the front/admin-classroom wing.

All foundation footings are poured for the entire project. Concrete block masonry is approximately six feet high at the CTAE wing.

Extreme cold, snow, and rain has been an issue  during January. However, the contractors continue to make progress.

Brick selection was finalized by the board and the Construction Manager started the order and delivery process.




Vidalia High School Update: November 21, 2017

The New Vidalia High School reaches another milestone toward completion. The interior and exterior finishes are underway.

The classroom wings have their terrazzo flooring installed and the walls are painted. The ceiling framing continues everyday. The exterior insulating stucco system is receiving the finishing color coat and detailing. The Fine Arts Auditorium and Gymnasium spaces get more impressive as they progress to completion.


The Board of Education members and administration toured the facility on Tuesday and were happy to see and hear that the project is ahead of schedule and remains on budget.


Pierce County High School Update: November 21, 2017

The progress of construction on the New Pierce County High School is moving steadily and is slightly ahead of schedule.

The first masonry has begun on the front-main wing. The foundation pours are complete on the front-main wing and continue toward completion at the CTAE wing. The contractor is pouring between 100 and 150 yards of concrete a day. Steel structure is scheduled to begin soon on the front wing, and concrete block masonry will be underway on the classroom/science lab wing at the same time.

At this time the project is a little ahead of schedule and on budget.

Vidalia High School Update: October 16, 2017

The New Vidalia High School continues to make progress toward the August 2018 opening.

The terrazzo flooring is underway and painting is progressing according to schedule.

 The large rooftop HVAC units are installed and prepping for startup.

The gymnasium is taking shape. The gym roof is scheduled to be complete this month.

The energy-efficient insulated glass continues installation. Most windows are complete in the classroom wings.

The Administration and teachers are excited to tour the facility and actually see their classrooms take shape.


Pierce County High School Update: September 29, 2017

Another important milestone has been accomplished for the New Pierce County High School. The first and major bid packages were issued and bids received.

The construction manager issued the guaranteed maximum price of $29,974,000. This price is $26,000 below the initial budget of 30,000,000.

The site work continues on schedule so far. The building layout is expected to be complete and ready for footings to begin before the end of October.



Pierce County High School Video Update: August 31, 2017

Another milestone was accomplished with the final approval of the design documents from the Pierce County Board of Education and the Georgia Department of Education.

A three-dimensional fly-over of the proposed design was presented to the Pierce County Board of Education and administration on September 7, 2017.

After a discussion period, the design and final documents were approved and a September 21st, 2017 bid date for the first group of bid packages was confirmed.


Here is a video update of the construction:

Check out this three-dimensional fly-over: