Interior build-out in full swing at the Akron Zoo's new Facilities & Grounds Building



Inside of building.

Akron, Ohio

Construction continues for the new 8,932 SF Facilities & Grounds Building for the Akron Zoo. Since our last update in July, the Summit team has made significant headway on the building designed by TC Architects

Outside of a green building.

Construction continues.

The new single-story building is completely under roof, with interior work in full swing. 

Update from the Project Team:

  • MEP's are complete in the office section of the building
  • Insulation is 80% complete
  • Drywall has begun
  • Concrete curbs and walks are wrapping up
  • Metal roof is 95% complete

A ladder leans against a wall inside.

Machinery is inside of the building.

The new Facilities & Grounds Building will be home to administrative spaces, meeting rooms, a locker room, maintenance shop and storage.

The new building is illuminated by sunlight.

Summit Construction is thrilled to be providing CMR services for this exciting project which will benefit the Akron Zoo's daily operations. 

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