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ROBERT E LEE HIGH SCHOOL NEW CONSTRUCTION & RENOVATIONS

Dubal County Schools | Jacksonville, FL

40,000 SF New Construction | 110,000 Interior Renovation

G.M. Hill provided Structural Engineering services for the design of four new buildings. The objective was to provide a facility with a highly efficient and functional layout; an energy efficient building with low operating costs and as durable and maintenance-free as practical to support their needs. 

The project scope included designing an approximate 40,000-square foot building consisting of a 2-story Cafeteria building, 1-story Field House, locker rooms and a new Central Energy Plant. The scope of work also included renovating approximately 110,000-square feet of the exterior of the 1928, Circa, 3-story structure.  The construction specifications prepared by GM HILL were broken out into two separate bid packages:  the first phase of the project was to develop construction documents for the new construction areas; the second phase was to renovate portions of the 3-story building.

The structural design consisted of a combination of load bearing concrete masonry walls, structural steel framing, and steel bar joist supporting concrete slab and non-composite metal deck.  The roof structure was designed utilizing steel bar joist, structural steel framing supporting galvanized metal roof deck and modified bitumen roofing.

Construction Cost $32.5M

NEW EDUCATIONAL FACILITY DESIGN
RENOVATIONS OF EXISTING FACILITIES DESIGN
REMODELING OF EXISTING HISTORIC STRUCTURES
DESIGN OF RENOVATIONS OF FACILITIES
RETROFIT/REPAIR/ALTERATION/IMPROVEMENT OF EXISTING INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR BUILDING SYSTEM
SUSTAINABLE DESIGN (LEED GOLD)