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March 2019 Facilities Update

Published Friday, March 15, 2019

The following Berkeley County School District facilities/construction updates were shared during the Tuesday, March 12, 2019 board meeting. The updates were shared as information only, with no decisions to be made. 

Bond Referendum Projects

 

Foxbank Elementary School

Completing outstanding construction items- 99%

Owner Provided Equipment Connections- 95%

Owner Provided Cubbies- 25% (11 classrooms)

Exterior Items- 95%

  • Irrigation System Installation/Start Up- 80%
  • Owner Provided Sod- 95%
  • Owner Provided Fine Grading and Rock Hounding- 75%
  • Hydro Seeding- Pending
  • Landscaping Warranty- Replacing Trees and Plants- Pending
  • Soil and Sediment Control- Pending

Punch List Items- 80%

  • Architect/ Engineers Punch List Items- Repairs in Progress
  • Principal's Punch List- Repairs in Progress
  • Office of Technology’s Punch List- Repairs in Progress
  • Maintenance Department’s Punch List- Repairs in Progress

Berkeley Educational Center

Painting- 80%

Flooring- 80%

HVAC Factory Start Up- 75%

HVAC Test and Balance- Pending

Electrical- 90%

Plumbing- 80%

HVAC Installation and Factory Start Up- 75%

HVAC Test and Balance- Pending

Ceiling Grid & Tiles- 100%

Brick Work- 95%

Aggregate Parking Spaces- 10% (Weather Delayed)

Landscaping- (Weather Delayed

OSF Final Inspection is scheduled for 3/27/19

(Tentative) Date of Occupancy scheduled for 3/28/19

Work Completed- 90%

Note: Weather is having an impact on the project’s schedule and additional weather delays are anticipated.

Bond Referendum Projects Cont.

Philip Simmons High School

Warranty issue: Gym floor buckling… (Repairs are scheduled for the end of basketball season)

Heritage Trust Student Bank Renovation Project… (Scheduled to be completed this May.)

Bowen's Corner Elementary School

Punch List- 99% (Outstanding Issues)

  • Kitchen cooler and freezer to be removed and correctly re-installed- (Scheduled for the end of this school year.)
  • Sewer clean outs being installed.

Renovations and Special Funding Projects

Mt. Holly Elementary School Renovation Project: (Date of Completion June 30, 2019)

  • Replace all the exterior window lintels and install new exterior windows building wide … Materials are on order. (To begin as soon as the students are relocated.)
  • Replace all the HVAC console water source heat pumps in the classrooms building wide… Materials are on order. (To begin as soon as the students are relocated.)
  •  Retrofit all the existing T8 light fixtures to energy saving LED fixtures building wide. (Materials received. To begin as soon as the students are relocated.)
  • Exterior Painting building wide… (Will begin ASAP)
  • Interior Painting building wide… (To begin as soon as the students are relocated.)

Timberland High School

  • International F Welding Program Renovation Project… (Scheduled to be completed May 30, 2019. Planning/Development- In progress)

Cross High School

  • International F Welding Program Renovation Project… (Schedule Pending. Planning/Development- In progress)

Capital Projects and Facilities Planning

2018/2019 Facilities Assessment/Master Plan

CostLab Life Cycle Cost Forecasting Software Programing Updates

  • Detailed Maintenance Department Component lists provided by Maintenance… (In Progress)