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Chazen prepared detailed site development/civil engineering plans for a new 35-acre campus with three new rustic-contemporary, one-story buildings. The site was configured to emphasize the school’s connection with the outdoor environment. Following the grand opening, Chazen prepared supplemental civil engineering plans for a new chapel, student cabin and storage shed along with an assessment of possible alternative sewage disposal systems to support additional students and faculty.
Chazen provided design services for renovations and improvements at Mohonasen High School including the construction of an indoor swimming pool and various infrastructure improvements for building additions and renovations. Review of the project under the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s SPDES permit required evaluation of existing wastewater management systems, grease traps, multiple compartment septic tanks, dosing/effluent pump stations and sand filter disposal systems. Technical review considered chlorination/dechlorination system analyses and evaluation of effluent monitoring repairs.
Chazen provided civil engineering, landscape architecture and structural engineering services for a new elementary school located on the 1.2‐acre property of the former City of Albany School 18. The project involved the demolition of the existing school building and two adjacent residences and the construction of a new three‐story, 62,000‐square foot school building. Chazen provided design services including site grading, ADA compliance and accessibility review, foundation design, structural steel design and the design of two new drop‐off islands and a … Continue reading “Public School 18 – Delaware Community School”
Chazen provided Long Beach Central School District with engineering services for modernization of the high school campus and athletic facilities. Chazen assisted the District with design of a new vehicle circulation, parking designations for various users and bus routing. The existing arrangement of roadways and walkways was altered to increase safety by limiting access between buildings to bus only, transforming the area into a ‘pedestrian mall’ during school hours. Chazen also collaborated on the athletic field designs to create a … Continue reading “Long Beach Central School District”
Chazen completed a number of projects for the Poughkeepsie City School District, providing surveying, civil engineering and landscape architecture services. Chazen’s most recent project involved design improved athletic fields at the high school. Chazen prepared the layout and design for several field components, including conversion of the existing football field and baseball fields into multi-use synthetic turf fields. The project also included the addition of sports field lighting, increased bleacher capacity, new property fencing and a new backstop. During the … Continue reading “Poughkeepsie City School District”
Chazen provided civil engineering and landscape architectural services for a new K‐6 elementary school building located on the former City of Albany School 21 site. The project involved the partial demolition of the former school building and one adjacent residence and the construction of a new three‐story school building. Chazen provided design services including site grading, ADA compliance and accessibility review, design of a compact outdoor green space and playground and evaluation of bus drop off and city street one‐way … Continue reading “Albany City School District”
Chazen completed pre-referendum services and design and permitting for $70M in capital improvement projects at various schools within the district. Planned improvements included reconstruction of the Howe Elementary School parking lot and miscellaneous drainage improvements, construction of a new bus loading/unloading area, parent drop-off loop at the Mont Pleasant Middle School, and reconstruction of the Oneida Middle School with miscellaneous site and parking lot improvements.
The project entailed a full redevelopment of existing athletic fields and associated parking areas for the Doyle Middle School and High School campus. Chazen was responsible for the coordination and design of a synthetic multi-use football/soccer/lacrosse field (Field Turf) as well as a synthetic JV baseball and JV softball field complex. The project also included new discus throw, tennis courts, bleachers, dugouts, irrigation system modifications, drainage improvements, ticket booth, fencing, sidewalks, landscaping and parking upgrades. Additionally, the existing track was … Continue reading “Enlarged City School District of Troy”