W.F. Kaynor Technical High School

August 11, 2016
Location: Waterbury, CT General Contractor for 100,000 sf addition and 116,329 sf renovation to technical high school. The project improved site circulation, upgraded vocational shops, and implemented high-tech, fully digital academic classrooms and laboratories. Noteworthy: KBE’s detailed phasing plan and daily communication with school administrators allowed school to remain fully operational and occupied throughout the work. … Continue reading W.F. Kaynor Technical High School

Vernon Cleaves Vocational Agricultural Center

August 11, 2016
Location: Wallingford, CT Construction Manager at Risk for 73,500 sf, two-story vocational agricultural center. Designed to accommodate 300 students in grades 9-12, the center includes greenhouses, food science laboratory, aquaculture/biotech classrooms with specialized wastewater reclamation systems, animal science center with small/large animal facilities, as well as storage rooms, offices and meeting rooms. Architect: Tai Soo Kim Partners … Continue reading Vernon Cleaves Vocational Agricultural Center

Quinebaug Middle College High School

August 11, 2016
Location: Danielson, CT General Contractor for phased 12,000 sf renovation and 48,910 sf addition to the occupied school, including new gymnasium, cafeteria, classrooms, science labs, music rooms, special education space, health, administrative and faculty offices. Site work consists of new utilities, drainage, parking lots, re-designed entrance and site furnishings. Sustainable design features include a rooftop photovoltaic … Continue reading Quinebaug Middle College High School

Norwich Technical High School

August 11, 2016
Location: Norwich, CT General Contractor for conversion of a 100,000 sf community college into a 208,000 sf technical high school, providing tech ed and science classrooms, auditorium, media center, gymnasium, and cafeteria. The project required phased construction in and around a fully occupied existing facility over a 2 ½ year period and coincided with the sequential … Continue reading Norwich Technical High School

North Haven High School

August 11, 2016
Location: North Haven, CT Construction Manager at Risk for a 245,000 sf, 3-story high school featuring dedicated floor of high-tech science labs, 600-seat Performing Arts Center, 650-seat cafeteria, 15,000 sf gymnasium, 1,500 sf fitness facility, and high-tech media center. Noteworthy: KBE’s intensive Preconstruction and Value Management Services resulted in a budget reduction of nearly $700,000. “We … Continue reading North Haven High School

Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network Learning Lab

August 11, 2016
Location: Hartford, CT General Contractor for The Learning Lab at Connecticut Public Broadcasting’s headquarters and broadcast studios. This digital learning destination for students, teachers, veterans, and adults uses technology to teach, produce new content, and develop workforce skills in individuals of all ages. The 4th and 5th floors of the headquarters building provides classrooms, production studios, … Continue reading Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network Learning Lab

J.M. Wright Technical High School

August 11, 2016
Location: Stamford, CT Preconstruction and Construction Manager at Risk for comprehensive, 202,400 sf renovation and addition of two entrances at this technical high school. The project includes exterior masonry restoration, new windows, new curtain wall systems, new roof, and full upgrade to high-efficiency mechanical and electrical systems. On the interior, all finishes will be redone, with … Continue reading J.M. Wright Technical High School

Harvard Ellis Technical High School

August 11, 2016
Location: Danielson, CT General Contractor for 117,300 sf renovation and 68,000 sf addition to occupied technical high school, which will create room for a new gymnasium, classroom wing, media center, a community café, updated automotive center and new garage, teaching kitchens for the upcoming culinary arts program. The project also includes a maintenance and bus garage, … Continue reading Harvard Ellis Technical High School

Hamden Middle School

August 11, 2016
Location: Hamden, CT Construction Manager at Risk for 196,000 sf middle school, designed with five separate, two-story wings connected to a curved central two-story glass atrium located on a 25 acre site. Features include 320 seat auditorium | performing arts center, 200-seat cafeteria, 5,500 sf gymnasium, 800 sf fitness facility, media center with high-tech information systems, … Continue reading Hamden Middle School

E.C. Goodwin Technical High School

August 11, 2016
Location: New Britain, CT General Contractor for 175,000 sf renovation and 55,000 sf addition to technical high school, including technical trades classrooms and labs, 200-seat cafeteria, 10,000 sf gymnasium, and 3,000 sf fitness center. Noteworthy: KBE’s detailed phasing plan and daily communication with school administrators allowed school to remain fully operational and occupied throughout the work. … Continue reading E.C. Goodwin Technical High School