Fort Riley Elementery School
Derby North Middle School
University of Kansas Hoch Auditoria
KU's original Hoch Auditorium, built in 1955, was struckdown by lightning in 1991, and was subsequently lost in a fire. When reconstruction was complete in 1992, the building held a 1,000 seat main lecture hall, two 500 seat leacture halls, and a computer lab.
Region: Fort Riley, Kansas
Tonnage: 192 Tons
Contractor: Hutton Construction
Replacing a 60 year old building that formerly served military students, Fort Riley Elementary School is a 76,000 square foot single story building with the capacity to hold 500 K-5 students. Spacious classrooms, along with a state of the art library media center, and wireless technology labs, provide an innovative learning environment for students.
Location: Derby, Kansas
Tonnage: 481 Tons
Contractor: Coonrod & Associates
As apart of a $66.6 million bond issue, approved by voters, the new Derby North Middle School (D.N.M.S) began construction in 2012. Built largely in response to Derby’s issue of student overcrowding D.N.M.S is spread out over 183,000 square feet, and consists of four main areas: a centralized entry space with a cafeteria and auditorium, an athletic complex, academic classroom wings, and exploratory classroom wings.
Pittsburg State University, Overman Student Center
Location: Pittsburgh , Kansas
Tonnage: 98 Tons
The 93,000 square foot Overman Student Center, serves as the hub of Pittsburg State University activity. Along with a student lounge and dining area, the student center provides office and meeting space for faculty and students alike. Additionally the Student Centers Crimson and Gold Ballroom can be divided to hold up to three separate events simultaneously.
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Tonnage: 458 Tons
Wichita State University, Shocker Hall
Location: Wichita, Kansas
Tonnage: 460 Tons
Shocker Hall is the newest building on the Wichita State Campus, and the first major construction project initiated under University President John Bardo’s administration. The 318,000 square foot, five story residence hall can house up to 750 students, and features a dining hall/meeting space with seating for up to 400 students.