Veterans Elementary School Macon, GA

Veterans Elementary School

Macon, Georgia

This 109,000 square foot, 2-story facility, is a steel framed, slab on grade and metal deck structure with masonry walls, brick veneer, membrane roofing and rolled sheet metal roofing.  Built on the site of the former Morgan Elementary School, the state of the art facility includes 46 classrooms, a gymnasium, cafetorium, media center, computer lab, and administrative spaces.

The school also features over 36,000 square feet of surface-seeded, exposed aggregate concrete floors, exposed ceilings throughout the corridors and common areas, and a 180 seat outdoor amphitheater.

Veterans Elementary School features over 1,200 square feet of View Dynamic Glass which is a 1st for a school in middle Georgia. These are intelligent windows that tint in response to outdoor conditions and adjust throughout the day, thus maximizing comfort and energy efficiency without sacrificing the view.  The level of tint can also be adjusted via a smart phone or tablet.

Utilizing LEAN Construction Techniques, ICB’s team collaborated with the BCSD to deliver Veteran’s Elementary School in compliance with the Condition’s of Satisfaction set forth. The project was completed within the time frame and the Owner’s stated budget. The LEAN Techniques employed proved successful and provided the opportunity for the BCSD to deploy one of middle Georgia’s  state-of-the-art K-12 learning facilities.