Holy Ghost Preparatory School’s New Holt Center and STEM Tower

Project Summary

Completed bulk and selective demolition and reconstruction work required to transform an existing commercial retail building across the street from the school’s main campus to a new facility containing a performing arts center, gymnasium, rowing, and baseball training areas. Completion of an extensive three story interior renovation of the historic Cornwells Hall for new classrooms and chemistry, physics, and biology laboratories.

  • Acted as owner’s representative during the design and construction phases of the two projects
  • Conducted pre-qualification and due diligence work to obtain suitable construction management firms to bid both projects
  • Managed the procurement of competitive bids, bid evaluations, descope meetings, and contract negotiations leading to project awards
  • Represented the school during the construction phase of both projects
  • Attended all project job meetings and change order negotiation meetings
  • Successfully performed all project close out requirements
  • Both projects completed on time and within budget

Budget

$7.0M

Timeframe

January 2017 - December 2018

Location

Bensalem, PA