Plainfield Community School Corporation added six classrooms, enlarged the Media Center, added air-conditioning, and renovated the restrooms and corridors of this facility. The building was occupied through construction.
Conversion of Shortridge Middle School from a Theater/Arts Magnet to a Government/Law Magnet Middle & High School. Mussett Nicholas Associates assisted Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) in programming the facility for grades six through twelve.
Air-conditioning was added with complete upgrading of mechanical, electrical, controls, and intercom systems. A complete re-roof of the historic building was included, along with limestone restoration and masonry repairs. Installing a new kitchen was included in this project.
Mussett Nicholas Associates provided the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering for the Notre Dame Alliance for Catholic Education Building. This project was completed using BIM modeling software.
The Hendricks County Fairgrounds Association was presented an opportunity to relocate their site. Mussett Nicholas Associates assisted throughout the entire process from start to finish including, feasibility studies, planning, site selection, programming, design, and construction administration.
The entire 3-year process resulted in a new 110-acre site with 16 buildings, at a total project cost of $15 million.
The new Fairgrounds include a Community Building with a multi-purpose auditorium, commercial kitchen, cafeteria, offices, classrooms, and connected Exhibit Hall.
Purdue University Zucrow High-Pressure Research Lab Air Heater Installation.
This project involved the installation of an air heater for the Purdue University Propulsion Lab to provide 150°F and 800 PSI compressed air for testing. The total cost of the project was $1.6 million.
Electrical services for the Mechanical Engineering Lateral included upgrading the tunnel lighting per Purdue’s Utility Tunnel electrical design specification. The mechanical services for the Lynn Hall Lateral and Under-Building Tunnel involved analyzing and replacing one existing steam anchor.
Mussett Nicholas Associates assisted Plainfield Community Schools in programming the facility for grades six through eight. Master planning for renovation work was staged over several summers to allow the school to remain functional and occupied. Decommissioning a centrally located pool, separating the school property from the town’s overloaded storm system, relocating kindergarten classrooms to three elementary schools, and interior remodels of the high school were all part of this project.
Conversion of Plainfield High School to Middle School