New Castle Elementary School

New Castle Elementary School Construction Project in Kentucky

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Wehr Constructors was General Contractor for the addition and renovation of the New Castle Elementary School. New construction included eight new classrooms (8,800 sq.ft.) for preschool and kindergarten students, each classroom having its own restroom. On the northwest side of the school, a new 7,200 sq.ft. gymnasium with approximately 350 seating capacity was added. There is also a new administrative area (3,020 sq.ft.) and foyer area that serves as entry areas for buses and parent drop off and entry to the new gymnasium. The existing kitchen (557 sq.ft.) also received an addition and upgrade to meet state regulations.

Project Unique Characteristics

• Eight new preschool and kindergarten classrooms with restrooms.

• One new 7,200 sq. ft. gymnasium with 350 seating capacity.

PROJECT DURATION
Completed August 2012

PROJECT VALUE
$3.9 million

CONTRACT TYPE
CM at Risk (GMP)

SERVICES PROVIDED
Pre-Construction Services
Construction Estimates
Constructability Reviews
Coordination Meetings
Construction Cash Flow Analysis
Value Engineering
Subcontractor Pre-Qualification
Existing Conditions Verification
Phasing Planning
Construction Services
Budget Management
Schedule Management
Progress Meetings
Change Order Control
Ongoing Value Engineering
Quality Control
Coordination with Local Governing Bodies

ARCHITECT CONTACT
G Scott & Associates
Frankfort, KY
502.875.2290

CLIENT CONTACT
Tim Abrams, Superintendent
New Castle, KY
502.845.8600