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General Sherman Jr. High School update 02.05.19

Feb 05, 2019

Lancaster, Ohio 

The progress continues at General Sherman Jr. High School in Lancaster!  As part of the Lancaster City Schools new middle school program upgrades, Summit Construction Company was selected to provide Construction Manager at Risk Services for the school which will house grades 6-8. General Sherman Jr. High along with Thomas Ewing Jr. High are both 106,000 SF middle schools being constructed on new sites.

Progress update from Summit Project Engineer, Jake Jezerski

  • Concrete: All foundation footers for the project have been poured
  • Masonry: CMU exterior bearing walls are complete in the academic wings and gym walls/stage area walls are up to scaffold height
  • Area A has CMU bearing walls in preparation for structural steel and precast planks for the second floor of Area A
  • Steel: Structural steel erection has started in Area A in preparation for the precast planks
  • Plumbing: Underground plumbing is complete in the academic wing and are starting to go into the gym area
  • Electrical: Underground is complete in area A and C, underground in Area B or the administration area continues
  • Site work has concluded and everything is to rough grade
  • MEP coordination drawings have started for overhead MEP work


Summit Construction Company is the Construction Manager At-Risk for this project.