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Institutional | BERNARDS CONSTRUCTION – EL CAPITAN HIGH SCHOOL El Capitan’s Quarters F A NEW HIGH SCHOOL WILL MEET A CALIFORNIA DISTRICT’S GROWING ENROLLMENT NEEDS. BY JIM HARRIS High School, have enrollments of 2,650 and oundation work is underway on a new 2,250 students, respectively. high school that will meet the educa“Each school is designed for 2,000 students, tional needs of the growing community which is our model,” Facilities Director Michael of Merced, Calif. Belluomini says. “We've found that's a good size General contractor Bernards Construction of • Project cost: $94 million for curriculum diversity while maintaining relaSan Fernando, Calif., is pouring slabs and foot• Location: Merced, Calif. tionships between students and teachers and ings for four of the nine interconnected build• Scope of work: 250,000-squaregiving the atmosphere of smaller schools.” ings that will make up the campus of El foot high school The district is housing 900 students in Capitan High School. The $94 million, portable classrooms that will move to the new 250,000-square-foot school will be Merced school once completed. El Capitan High School Union High School District's third high school will have a capacity of 2,000 students and an iniin the city, which has a population of nearly –Michael Belluomini, facilities director tial enrollment of roughly 1,000 when it opens 80,000 people. The city is in the agriculturally in fall 2013 with ninth and tenth graders. The productive San Joaquin Valley and near project broke ground in June 2011. Yosemite National Park. Initial planning for the school started in 2005. District voters in 2008 The city has seen significant growth and interest from developers approved a bond issue to partially pay for the project, which will also be since the University of California opened a campus there in 2005. funded by state school construction funds, Belluomini says. Planning The two existing high schools, Merced High School and Golden Valley Bernards Construction – El Capitan High School “The contractor is very professional and very well-staffed.” »The finished campus will house 82 classrooms, two gyms and a 400-seat theater. 20 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2011 http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

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Construction Today - October/November 2011
Energy Efficiency
Green Building
Executive Perspective
Best Practices
Bernards Construction – El Capitan High School
Bogner Construction Co. – College of Wooster Scot Center
Jean McClung Middle School
Hellas Sports Construction
The Walsh Group – NOAA Pacific Regional Headquarters
Haskell Co. – Scripps Proton Therapy Center
Robert A. Bothman Inc. – Stockton Unified School District
JE Dunn – Energy Systems Integration Facility
Rosendin Electric – AVUHSD Solar Project
Ratcliff Construction Company – Crossroads Church
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Flintco Pacific – Calaveras County Adult Detention Facility
Lee Lewis Construction – Angelo State University’s Plaza Verde Student Housing
Manhattan Construction – First Baptist Church of Dallas
Market & Johnson – Eau Claire County Courthouse project
McTech Corp – 97th Military Police Battalion Headquarters
Parkland Health & Hospital System
RBC Construction
Central Building and Preservation – Randolph Tower City Apartments
Scaparotti Construction Group
Trinity Properties – Trinity Place
Advanced Real Estate Services
Lawrence B. Wohl Inc./Wohl Diversified Services
TN Ward and Commercial Interiors – Maryland Live
ASX Construction – Parc Lafayette
Bayland Buildings Inc.
Dependable Mechanical Systems
New Dawn Developments
DSLD Homes
Aquilini Development and Construction Inc.
Cobalt Construction – Meta Housing
Lifestyle Communities
Pratt and Associates LLC
Miramonte Homes
MP J.J. Duffy Joint Venture/Pathway Senior Living LLC – Victory Centre Vernon Hills
Woodland Homes
Aecom/Inima Joint Venture – Hialeah, Fla., Water Treatment Plant
MWH Constructors – Austin Water Treatment Plant No. 4
Pepper-Lawson Construction – Missouri City Surface Water Treatment Plant
MWH Constructors – AWT Improvements
Blount Contracting Inc.
Harbor Offshore Services
Cruz Construction Inc.
Humble Construction
Nova-Con Projects Ltd.
Trimen Electric
EllisDon Corp. – Atlantic Region
EllisDon Corp. – St. Joseph's Regional Mental Health Care
Focus Equities
Intercom Services Immobiliers
George Brown College – New Waterfront Campus
Seaside Transportation Services
Last Look

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