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Welcome to the fifth issue of PGCPS Blueprint Schools News and Updates!
We are excited to share construction updates and news about our Community Asset Program. Stay tuned for more great issues to come!

 For more information about the program, please visit
www.pgcpsblueprintschools.org.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATES

Construction continues to progress. Below is a construction at-a-glance:*


ADELPHI AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL

Project Executive: Christian Broyles

Past Month’s Accomplishments:
  • Concrete building foundations and under slab utilities at Classroom Wing 1B completed.
  • Site laydown areas for structural steel deliveries completed.
  • Structural steel decking and steel trusses deliveries completed.
  • Site access roads around the site completed
  • Pouring of concrete building foundation footings, piers, and walls at Classroom Wing 1A in progress.
  • Rough in under slab utilities at Classroom Wing 1A in progress.
  • Pouring concrete slab on grade at Classroom Wing 1B in progress.
30-Day Look Ahead:
  • Pouring concrete building foundations at building Wing 2K is ongoing.
  • Pouring concrete slab on grade at Classroom Wing 1A to begin.
  • Continue to rough in under slab utilities at Wings 1A & 2K is ongoing.

DREW-FREEMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL

Project Executive: Christian Broyles

Past Month’s Accomplishments:
  • Filling of North side of building pad with imported dirt completed.
  • Classroom Wing 1A foundation footings, walls, and piers completed.
  • Installation of onsite haul road / crane pad completed.
  • Pouring of concrete building foundation footings, walls & piers at Classroom Wing 1B in progress.
  • Rough in under slab plumbing and electrical in Classroom Wings 1A and 1B in progress.
  • Rough grading of site in progress.
30-Day Look Ahead:
  • Concrete building foundations at Gym Wing 2G to continue.
  • Existing building demolition Phase III in to be completed.
  • Rough in under slab plumbing and electrical at Gym Wing 2G is ongoing.
  • Pouring of concrete slabs on grade at Classroom Wings 1A & 1B to begin.

HYATTSVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL

Project Executive: Arland Knipe

Past Month’s Accomplishments:
  • Demolition of existing school completed.
  • Pouring of concrete foundations at building Wings 2K & 1A completed.
  • Installation of underground electrical duct bank completed.
  • Sorting and hauling remaining existing school demolition debris in progress.                           
  • Pouring concrete building foundation footings, piers & walls in building Wings 2G and 1B in progress.
  • Construction of site access roads and laydown areas in progress.
30-Day Look Ahead:
  • Installation of under slab utilities at building Wings 2K & 1A to continue.
  • Pouring of concrete building foundations at Wings 2G & 1B to continue.
  • Slab on grade concrete pours at building Wings 2K & 1A is ongoing.
  • Structural steel deliveries to begin.

KENMOOR MIDDLE SCHOOL

Project Executive: Christian Broyles

Past Month’s Accomplishments:
  • Installation of site access roads, material laydown area, and crane roads completed.
  • Delivery of all structural steel deck and joists completed.
  • Delivery of Classroom Wings 1A and 1B and Kitchen Wing 2K infill structural steel columns and beams completed.
  • Building foundations in Kitchen Wing 2K completed.
  • Clearing site and trees at south side of the site in progress.
  • Onsite pre-fabrication of steel joists for upcoming structural steel erection in progress.
  • Rough in under slab utilities at building Wings 2K and 1B in progress. 
  • Pouring of concrete building foundations at Classroom Wing 1B in progress.
  • Installation of a temporary underground stormwater piping to allow for existing to remain stormwater piping to be relocated in progress.      
30-Day Look Ahead:
  • All site clearing at the site perimeter and temporary storm piping installation to be completed.
  • Rough in under-slab utilities in Wings 2K,1B, and 1A to be completed.
  • Pouring of concrete slab on grade at Wings 2K,1B, and 1A to begin.
  • Concrete foundations at Classroom Wing 1A to be completed.
  • Concrete foundations at Gym Wing 2G to begin.

SOUTHERN AREA K-8 ACADEMY

Project Executive: Arland Knipe

Past Month’s Accomplishments:
  • Installation of construction trailer pad completed.
  • Filling of building pad with imported dirt completed at East side completed.
  • Filling of building pad with imported dirt at West side in progress.
  • Mulching of trees and plant debris from site clearing in progress.
  • Installation of stone outfall at sediment trap in progress.
  • Stabilization of disturbed areas outside of building pad in progress.
30-Day Look Ahead:
  • Pouring of concrete foundations at East side to begin. 
  • Installation of underground utilities under concrete footings to begin.
  • Surcharge and settlement of building pad to begin.
  • Installation of stone for site laydown areas to begin.
  • Pepco installation of service for temporary power to be completed.

WALKER MILL MIDDLE SCHOOL

Project Executive: Christian Broyles

Past Month’s Accomplishments:
  • Stripping of surcharge soil and preparing of building pad for concrete foundations at Classroom Wings 1A and 1B completed.
  • Tree removal at SW corner of site completed.
  • Installation of site haul road and laydown areas completed.
  • Pouring of concrete foundation footings, piers, and walls at Classroom Wing 1B in progress.
  • Surcharge and settlement of building pad for Wings 2G and 2K in progress.
30-Day Look Ahead:
  • Surcharge and settlement at building pad Wing 2G and 2K to be completed.
  • Pouring of concrete foundations at Classroom Wings 1A and 1B to begin.
  • Stripping soil at building pad Wing 2G and 2K to begin.
  • Installation of site access roads and laydown areas to begin.

*Please note: Construction timeframes shown above are subject to change.

For questions and inquiries on construction in your neighborhood,
please call (301) 317-6199 or email blueprintschoolsinfo@gilbaneco.com 
Gilbane Building Company Awards
$49.7 Million In Contracts To MBEs
Prince George’s County Education and Community Partners (PGCECP) is pleased to announce that Gilbane Building Company has awarded $49.7 million in Blueprint Schools Program contracting dollars to certified MBEs as of November 30, 2021.

In line with our commitment to diversity and inclusion, we are on track to meet our 30% Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) utilization requirement of $127.9 million including the following:
  • Total program contracts awarded to date: $196,176,142
  • Total contracts awarded to certified MBEs: $49,755,944
  • Total contracts awarded to certified MBE County-Based Businesses: $41,425,225  
  • Additional awards to certified Prince George’s County-Based Businesses: $53,718,72 (Not a requirement of the contract)
  • Over 25 MBE/MBE County-Based Businesses awarded contracts

For more information on project contracting opportunities, please visit: www.pgcpsblueprintschools.com.  
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