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May 2019 Highlights: Progress Continues on Building Interior & Grounds As Municipal Complex Moves Closer to Substantial Completion

BRICKS n MORTAR by Jackie O’Brien & Illustrious Day
Looking West – The North Side of the Public Safety Building
East Side of the Building FD – Living Quarters Patio
Lettering and FD Maltese Cross Installed Over the Apparatus Bay Doors

First Half of April 2019

Building A 1st Floor First Coat Paint
Mailboxes Installed, Building A 1st Floor
Marker Boards Installed in PD Roll Call Room, Building A 1st Floor
Wire Mesh Partition Installed at the Vehicle Impound at the Sally Port
Detention Cells Block Filler Complete, Security Lights, Cameras, PA System  Installation in Progress
Building A 2nd Floor Carpet & Base, Paint, Wood Doors Complete
Looking West – South Side of the Public Safety Building
2nd Floor Building A TVs Installed
FD Living Quarters Overview
Gradall Cleaning Up the Area to Sub Grade Across Rt 106
Land Cleared Across Rte 106 for Intersection Reconfiguration
Posts Installed for Fence & Gate Installation on the North Side of the Building
Rip Rap Being Delivered to the Site

Second Half of April 2019

Building A 1st Floor First Coat Paint, Doors Installed
PD Roll Call and File Room – First Coat Paint, Carpet & Casework Installed
PD Detention Area Booking – Casework Installed
Personnel Lockers Installed, Building A 1st Floor
Plumbing Fixtures Installed, 1st Floor Building A
Detention Holding Area Security Ceilings, Cameras, and Lights Installation in Progress
Building A, 2nd Floor Carpet & Base Installed, Ready for Ceiling Tiles
IT Server Room, 2nd Floor Building A
Bathroom Tile Work Complete and Plumbing Fixtures Installed, 2nd Floor Building A
FD Living Quarters Nearly Complete
FD Kitchen Counter-tops Installed and Casework Complete
Gate Posts Installed at the West Entrance
Looking East – Fencing Installed around the North Side of the Site
Site Work Preparation for Walkway
to Public Safety Entrance, Flag Memorial on the South Side of the Site

April 2019 Intersection Improvements and Landscaping Begins as Finishes Continue at the Public Safety Building

First Half of March

Looking East – Overview of the South Side of Building B
Looking West at the North Side of Building A Plank Siding Continues
East Wall Panel Siding Continues
Looking East Electrical Conduit Placed for Light Pole Bases at the Walkway
Looking West
Concrete Covering the Conduit for Protection
Bullet Resistant Drywall System Installed at First Floor Lobby Area
Taping, Joint Compound and Primer First Floor Building A
Door Frames Installed
Joint Compound Applied in the Community Room
Casework Installation Begins in the First Floor Bldg A
Marker Boards Installed First Floor Building A
Steel Doors Installed in the Detention Area
Ceramic Tile Installation Underway in the FD Kitchen
Laminate Flooring Installation at FD Living Quarters Underway
Laminate Floor Covered for Protection
Bullet Resistant Drywall System Installed at the Second Floor Lobby Building A

Second Half of March

Looking South at Building A Plank Siding and Trim Nearly Complete
Roof Ladder Installation at the Second Floor Roof on the West Side of the Building
Looking South West at Panel Siding in Progress at the East Gable
Drywall and Ceiling Grid Installed, First Coat Paint First Floor Building A
Community Room Primed, Casework Installed First Floor Building A
Tile Work Underway in the Locker Rooms Building A 1st Floor
Carpet Installed, Paint Nearly Complete Second Floor Building A
Loam Placed Around the Site in Preparation for Landscaping
Site Work for Preparation of Intersection Improvements
Bulldozer Moving Earth in Preparation for Intersection Configuration

March 2019 Progress Continues at the Public Safety Building as Spring Approaches and Finishes Begin

Looking East – Overview of the North Side of the Apparatus Bay and FD Living Quarters
Looking East – Overview of South Side of the Public Safety Building

First Half of February

Building A First Floor Insulation and Drywall Progress
Bullet Resistant Drywall Installation at the Reception Area Building A 1st Floor
Building A Second Floor Progress
Second Floor Casework & Cabinetry Installation Begins
FD Living Quarters Break Room Paint, Ceiling Grid, Casework
FD Living Quarters Progress
Screen Installed Around the HVAC Roof Top Units (RTUs) Building A

Second Half of February

Contractor Working on the Cornice at the North Side of Building A
Bathroom Tile Work Underway in Building A First Floor
First Floor Building A Tape and Joint Compound
Cuff Rails Installed in Pre-Processing in the Detention Area
Second Floor Building A First Coat Paint
Block Filler Application Starting in the Apparatus Bay
Locker Installation in Building B FD Living Quarters
Curtain Wall Installation
North Side of Building A Plank Siding Installation Continues
Overview of East Gable Vapor Barrier Installation
Looking North at the Curtain Wall and Panel Siding at the Community Room
Contractor Eager to Get to Work!

February 2019 Update Features Completion of Exterior Items, Interior Work Progress, and Preparation of Intersection Reconfiguration

Overview of West Elevation: Sally Port (Left), Prisoner Release Area (Right) at the Canopy
Looking East – Overview of Building B Apparatus Bay and FD Living Quarters
Overview of North Side of Building B Repair Bay, Apparatus Bay, FD Living Quarters

First Half of January

1st Floor Building A – Framing and Drywall Work Under Way
Building A 2nd Floor – Taping and Joint Compound Underway
Building A 2nd Floor – Primer and First Coat of Paint
Storefronts Installed at the Hallway Connector Between Building A and the Apparatus Bay
Apparatus Bay Gas-Fired Heaters Installation
FD Kitchen Windows Installed and Paint Begins
Showers Installed in FD Living Quarters – Building B
Tile Work Begins in Building B Bathrooms
Electric Panelboards Installed at the FD Living Quarters
Contractors Work on the Shingle Roof System on the South Side of Apparatus Bay
Rip Rap Placed and Guardrail Installed at the Entrance to Fish & Game

Second Half of January

Alternate 3 Outbuilding Overhead Doors Installed
Apparatus Bay Roof Cupola Glass Enclosed
Looking South Toward Detention Area – Building A 1st Floor
Drywall and Insulation Installation
Detention Area Doors and Framed Painted, CMU Filled and Primed
Bldg A 2nd Floor – First Coat of Paint and Ceiling Grid Installed
Building B Bunk Area Walls Primed and Ceiling Grid Installed
Building B FD Living Quarters Kitchen Area Cabinetry Installation Underway
Casework Installation Underway in the FD Radio Watch Room
Looking North at the Lobby Entrance – Panel Siding and Curtain Wall Installation in Progress
Curtain Wall Glazing Installation Progress at the Lobby Entrance – Building A
Sally Port and Vehicle Impound Area Overhead Doors Installed
Feller Buncher Clearing Trees on Route 106 to Prepare
for the Intersection Reconfiguration at Pratt / East St.
Looking East – Trees Cleared on Rt 106
Looking West – Trees and Brush Cleared Along the Mansfield Recycling Center

January 2019 Construction Progress Continues with Installation of Detention Area Frames & Doors, Hardie Plank & Panel Siding, Shingle Roof System, Interior Work Progress

First Half of December 2018

Overview Looking East at the Apparatus Bay and the FD Living Quarters Building B

Looking South at the North Side of the Apparatus Bay Hunter Panel Installation

Contractor Working on Cupola Roof Over Apparatus Bay

Looking South at FD Living Quarters, Building B, New Curbing, Siding, Windows, and PVC Window Trim Installation

Apparatus Bay Overhead Coiling Doors Installation Begins – Interior View

Corridor of the FD Living Quarters Drywall and Joint Compound Work Begins

FD Living Quarters Kitchen Area Windows Installed, Drywall and Joint Compound Work

Electrical Switchgear Delivered to 1st Floor Electrical Room

Mechanical Room Boiler and Piping Installation

Cell Door Installation at the Detention Area

Second Floor Drywall and Duct Insulation Work Building A

Second Half of December 2018

2nd Floor Building A Drywall Installed,Taping, Joint Compound Progress

Looking North Toward Detention Area 1st Floor Building A – Drywall and Insulation in Progress

Concrete Pads Poured for Lockers – Building A 1st Floor

FD Living Quarters Progress: Left-Kitchen, Right-Break Room

FD Living Quarters, Drywall Primed, HVAC Ducts Insulated

Block Filler Applied on CMU at Detention Area

Apparatus Bay Overhead Doors Installed on the North Side

Roof Shingle System Installation Over the Apparatus Bay

Curtainwall Frame Installed at the Bell Tower Building A

Looking East – Overview of the South Side of the Site

Looking West – Overview of the South Side of the Site

Looking West – Overview of the South Side of Apparatus Bay and Building A

Pad Mount Temporary Transformer Installed on the North Side of Building A

Guardrail at Fish and Game Entrance Installed

Looking South – Shingle Roof Over Apparatus Bay Nearly Complete

 

December Update Highlights Building Envelope, Exterior Brick Work, Detention Area Masonry, Metal Stud Framing and Drywall

First Half of November 2018

2nd Floor Metal Framing Underway – Building A

1st Floor Metal Stud Framing Underway – Building A

Drywall and Insulation Underway at the FD Living Quarters – Building B

Masonry Work at the Vehicle Impound and Sally Port – Building A

Concrete Poured and Finished in Stair Pans at Stair Tower 1 – Building A

Concrete Benches Poured and Finished in the Jail Cells – Building A

Male Holding Concrete Benches Poured and Finished in the Detention Area

Contractor Compacting Subgrade Prior to Finish Grading

Looking West – Preparing for Finish Grading on the North Side of the Site

Asphalt Binder Paving Begins at the Safety Complex

Looking East at Binder Asphalt on the North Side of the Site from the 2nd Floor Roof

Mansfield Police Officers Provide Traffic Control During Paving for the Complex

RTUs (Roof Top Units) Installation Complete on the Roof of Building A

Contractors Working on Hunter Panels and Blue Skin Air Barrier – Building A

Second Half of November 2018

Looking East – Overview of the South Side of the Public Safety Building

Looking North at the Front of the Apparatus Bay Brick Work and Fluid Applied Membrane

Contractors Utilize a Tarpaulin on the North Side of the Site to Continue with Exterior Brick Work in the Rain – Building A

BABFAR Temporary Heat for Building A

Gas Meter Installed at the North Side of Building A Exterior

First Floor Metal Framing and Insulation Progress – Building A

2nd Floor Insulation and Drywall Installation Progress – Building A

Showers Delivered to FD Living Quarters – Building B

View Down the Corridor of the Fire Dept Living Quarters – Insulation, Drywall, and Taping Nearly Complete

Contractors Working on Roof Panels and Cupola Framing

Fiber Cement Siding Begins at the Sally Port Area – Building A

Looking East from the South Side of the Site – Granite Curbing Installed

Concrete Columns for Complex Sign Ready for Brick

 

October Highlights Concrete, Interior Framing & Rough M-E-P & FPs, Building Envelope, and Landscaping for the DPW

New Drone Video from Wayne Garriepy!!

 

From Early to Mid October

Concrete Pour at the Apparatus Bay

Concrete Being Finished in the Apparatus Bay

Looking East at the Apparatus Bay and FD Living Quarters

FD Living Quarters Area Metal Framing, HVAC & Plumbing Roughs Underway

Metal Wall Framing In PD Building A, M-E-P & FP Roughs Underway

Detention Area CMU

Looking East – Building A Exterior Brick Work and Hunter Panels

Looking North at the South Side of Building A – Brick Work, Hunter Panels, Blueskin Membrane Progress

Concrete Forms for the Generator Pad

Looking East – Apparatus Bay Aprons Formed and Prepped for Concrete

DPW Building Lettering and Parking Lines Painted

Front View of the DPW Landscaping

East Side Entrance of the DPW Building

Mid to Late October

Concrete Aprons at the Apparatus Bay and the Building Perimeter Complete

Concrete Poured and Finished for Generator Pad

Building Perimeter Concrete Aprons Poured & Finished

Concrete Patio on the East Side of FD Living Quarters

CMU Progress PD Vehicle Impound & Sally Port at the Detention Area

Overview of Brick Work, Blueskin Membrane and Hunter Panel Progress at the West Side of PD

Building A Second Floor Window Installation Underway

Electrical Distribution Panels Delivered to PD Building A

Contractor Working on the Bell Tower Roof Building A

Drywall and Insulation Underway at the FD Living Quarters

Looking South – Overview of the FD Living Quarters Window Installation, Roof Work, Hunter Panels

Looking East to Northeast Side of Site from 2nd Floor – Contractors Working on Bringing the Site Up to Finish Grade

Looking West – Overview of the North Side of the Site, AVB, Hunter Panels, Grading Underway

Grading North Side of the Site

Looking North – Overview of the Apparatus Bay in Preparation for Brick Work

 

 

Update Highlights Building Envelope, Interior Framing, Site Work. New Drone Pics!!

Drone View Looking South – From Left to Right: FD Living Quarters, Apparatus Bay, Maintenance Bay, PD Building A, Detention Area.
Foreground Left to Right: Carport, Sally Port, Detention Area

Drone View Looking West

Early to Mid September

Second Floor Metal Stud Framing Progressing

Contractor Begins Interior Metal Framing on 1st Floor Building A

Building A Metal Stud Framing

Interior Framing Underway in the FD Living Quarters

Metal Framing Progresses in the FD Living Quarters

Interior Masonry Underway in Building A

Window Blocking in the Apparatus Bay

Interior View of Roof Panel Installation at the Apparatus Bay

Electrical Conduit from Transformer to Building A and Drainage Pipe and Venting Pipe for Oil / Water Separator

Looking East – Overview of South Side of Building A, Apparatus Bay, FD Living Quarters

From Mid to Late September

Looking Northwest – Overview of Building A Meeting Room Area

Looking East – Overview of Apparatus Bay and FD Living Quarters Progress

Metal Framing, HVAC and Plumbing Roughs Building A 2nd Floor in Progress

Metal Framing at Building A 2nd Fl

Walls Framed in FD Living Quarters, HVAC & Plumbing Roughs in Progress

Interior CMU Work at the Female Detention Area

Welding of Stairway #1 Underway

Excavation and Screening for Even Soil Compaction and Grading

Trench for Site Lighting and Comm / Security Around the Site

Site Contractor Crushes the Rock Pile

Excavation for Trench Drains in the Apparatus Bay

Trench Drain Installation in the Apparatus Bay

Public Safety Facility, Principle Representatives
Left to Right: Clerk of the Works-Ned Cooke, Deputy Fire Chief-James Puleo, Police Department Operations Lieutenant-Frank Archer, Jr.

 

August 2018 Highlights at the New Municipal Complex!

New 360 video from Wayne Garriepy of DV Images!!

EARLY TO MID AUGUST

Overview of Building A Sheathing Installation from West Parking Lot Looking East

View of the North Side of Building A Area 2nd Floor

Building A Prepped for Vapor Barrier

Interior View of the Apparatus Bay Steel Roof Trusses – Looking South Toward Rte. 106

Contractors Work on Roof Membrane Installation at the Carport

Drainage Pipe Installation on Route 106

Contractor Working in the Manhole!

Flowable Fill Poured into Trench to Reduce Settlement

FD Living Quarters HVAC Installation Begins

MID TO LATE AUGUST

Plumbing, HVAC Roughs and Interior Masonry in Progress at the FD Living Quarters

Overview of Plumbing, HVAC Roughs in FD Living Quarters

Building A Area Concrete Poured and Finished

Building A Detention Area Vapor Barrier Installed – Prepped for Concrete Slab

Stairway #2 Welded and Installed – Building A

Metal Framing Under Way on the 2nd Floor Building A Area, Door Frames Installed

Roof Blocking at the Apparatus Bay

Roof Membrane Installed on the Carport

Looking East Overview of Building A Area from the Parking Lot

Looking West – Overview of the South Side of the Building and Apparatus Bay

Overview of the North Side of Building A

Looking East – Overview of the South Side of Building A

Contractor Eager to Get to Work !