Pearl Upper Elementary
Size: 86,000 SF; $17,182,648 Prime Contract
Type: Institutional Public School Project with Difficult Schedule located at 400 Treasure Cove, Pearl, MS.
Description: Extensive Site Work; Elevated Concrete Beam Foundation with Crawl Space; Precast Hollow Core Planks for Floor; Steel Frame and CMU Block Wall Construction.
Negotiation/Bid: Government Hard Bid project but the Contractor was asked to Value Engineer its Low Bid; Contractor offered approximately $1,000,000 in possible savings and $600,000 of Value Engineering was accepted. Thrash self performed all of the surveying layout of the drilled pilings, foundation walls, and elevated grade beams. Despite contractual delays in getting started, Thrash began on 04 September 2016 and opened the building on time for school on 08 August 2017 by working a 7 day per week schedule.