Carrington Elementary School
Location: Waterbury, CT
Client: City of Waterbury
Architect: Friar Associates (Farmington, CT)
Description: Construction Manager at Risk for new construction of an 82,800 sf, pre-K -8 school and abatement and demolition of the existing school. Designed to achieve LEED Silver Equivalency, the new school provides classrooms, science labs, a cafetorium and kitchen, library/media center, gymnasium with 138 bleacher seats, special education rooms, and art rooms. The scope of work also incudes demolition and abatement of the old school, set on the same site.
KBE’s Building Information Modeling (BIM) services helped visually confirm for concerned residential neighbors that the building’s siting would maintain a respectful and low-key profile. Designed and constructed to meet Connecticut’s High Performance Building Requirements for sustainability.
Excellence in Construction First Place Award – Associated Builders and Contractors of Connecticut, Inc. (CT ABC)