Campus Construction Update: Jan. 8, 2021

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NSU Facilities Manager Monte Mehlhoff has issued a regional sports complex construction update.


Barnett Center Addition

  • Drywall is all hung and is being taped/mudded and sanded in second-level event space
  • ​Rough-ins are wrapping up in lower level locker room, and drywall will be hung.
  • Finishing up HVAC/plumbing and electrical in lower level back of house areas.
  • Roof is completed, exterior metal panels are installed, and glazing is all in with the exception of temporary doors/windows for pass-throughs. Building is watertight.


Football Stadium

  • Fourth level premium suites, and fifth level press are all framed in and temporary bubbled off for winter construction.
  • Electrical, mechanical and plumbing rough-ins are in progress on fourth and fifth levels.
  • Bleacher contractor is working on both the home grandstand upper chair back section, and also starting to install the visitors’ side bleachers.
  • Exterior metal panels are being installed.  
  • Fourth level bar/lounge has all glazing installed at exterior curtain walls. 
  • Upper EPDM roof system is complete.  
  • Work continues on second level for all M.E.P. rough-in work at bathrooms and concessions. 


Softball Complex

  • Concrete contractors are continuing to pour the lower bowl seating areas at softball.
  • Dugout floors are poured and once set, they will start framing the concrete dugout roof overhangs. 
  • Steel structure for the softball press box and suite are being erected 
  • ​All underground M.E.P. rough-ins are installed at softball concessions/restroom and the concrete floor slab has been poured.