New Construction

construction scaffolding

Construction Update

Posted on: February 19, 2020 9:00 am

As the construction site continues to grow vertically, it is necessary to use scaffolding, also called scaffold or staging.  This temporary structure is used to support a work crew and materials to aid in the construction, maintenance and repair of buildings, bridges and all other man-made structures.

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Extend-a-Boom SkyJack in Action

Posted on: February 12, 2020 11:50 am

Today on the construction site, the teams were pouring a new pad for the kitchen freezer. Because it is just a small area, and because of the nature of the uneven ground, it was necessary to use different pieces of equipment. This SkyJack with an

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block wall on a construction site

Walls Start to Form as Construction Goes Vertical

Posted on: February 12, 2020 11:40 am

New things are starting to appear as we see the first concrete block walls begin forming.  Masons have been hard at work as they begin walls of Area A.  They build so far up, and then they will be using lifts from the inside of the walls to continue upward.

 

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Doorframes Are Being Installed

Posted on: February 7, 2020 11:00 am

This week, there were some new visible changes to the construction Area A in the way of door frames.  This is our first sign of vertical build that we've seen thus far, but stay tuned as we have new vertical changes in the coming weeks. 

 

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Designated Areas of the New Construction

Posted on: January 28, 2020 7:00 am

For reference purposes, it might be helpful to know the designated areas of the new construction site.  The new building has been divided into three segment areas – Unit “A”, Unit “B” and Unit “C.”  Unit

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The Beginning of Concrete Pours

Posted on: January 27, 2020 8:00 am

The school constuction site saw concrete trucks last week as the beginning of the concrete slabs were poured for Unit "A" of the new building.  This section will be the side closest to the high school and contains the mechanicals, gymnasium, and kitchen areas.

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Timelapse Videos of the Construction Site

Posted on: January 24, 2020 11:00 am

We have been taking photos on a regular basis from cameras mounted on the rooftops of the buildings.  This allows us to see the progression and stages of construction as they happen.  Below are two videos of time progression photos condensed. 

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Construction Update

Posted on: January 22, 2020 10:00 am

There have been a lot of changes to the construction site for the new elementary building.  Below are several photos of the process.  See descriptions of each photo below.... Image #1 – Block has been laid in the foreground of

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The Footers are Poured

Posted on: December 2, 2019 8:00 am

Dec. 2, 2019 The concrete footings that will ultimately hold up your gymnasium, stage, dining area, kitchen, boiler room, mechanical mezzanine, art & music rooms are now complete.  Construction has now moved into Unit “C” with

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Would You Like to Know?

Posted on: October 28, 2019 9:00 am

Would you like to be in-the-know for what's happening during the phases of construction? Did you know that Wayne Local has a Construction Tab on the homepage of the school website?  Under this tab, you'll find periodic detailed updates in the

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bull dozer and dump truck

Preparing the Base

Posted on: October 24, 2019 8:00 am

On the construction site, we have recently seen much soil movement as the bulldozers prepare the base where the new school will be built.  The equipment seems to be in constant motion preparing for something bigger!  What you can't see with these

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bull dozer and a pile of rubble

Ground Breaking is Officially Underway

Posted on: September 27, 2019 7:30 am

Since the groundbreaking event last week, we have noticed the security fencing going up to surround the construction site.  Once these security measures were in place, we noticed more visible changes as bulldozers broke up the existing pavement this week

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Ground-Breaking and Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies

Posted on: September 20, 2019 11:00 am

Waynesville Schools ushered in a new page of its history on Tuesday holding two ceremonies to celebrate the completion of Phase I and the beginning of Phase II of its three (3) phased master facilities plan.  The morning ceremony focused on our

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You're Invited to a Ribbon Cutting and a Ground Breaking

Posted on: September 3, 2019 9:20 am

Please join us for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of our new transportation facility and the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the new PreK-Grade 6 Elementary School. Invitation Flyer Date:  Tuesday, September 17, 2019 **Rain Date:  September 23,

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Wayne Local Schools Board of Education votes to accept Phase II Bid

Posted on: August 19, 2019 7:00 am

At its August monthly meeting, members of the Wayne Local Board of Education voted to award phase II of our construction project to Monarch Construction based in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Monarch is a general contractor specializing in the construction of

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