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Construction Cost per Square Foot for Vocational Schools

by Dean Dalvit October 8, 2014
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In a continued effort to keep our readers informed of the most current construction cost trends on projects that EVstudio has experience in, below is the 2013 cost data from RSMeans, the industry leader in construction cost estimating. These costs are for the completed, finished  building […]

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Storage Under the Stage – Code Requirements

by Sean O'Hara August 29, 2014

Many of our school and performance space projects have a stage that is tall enough that the client will inevitably ask what we can do to access the space under the front of the stage for storage. That space can be used as long as […]

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Post-tensioned Basketball Court

by Anthony Ries February 14, 2014
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In addition to the interior remodel we completed for the University of Denver, we also upgraded an unused exterior patio to a basketball court. This is a standard sized court with two goals and striping. The court itself is post-tensioned concrete which was designed by the […]

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EVstudio Does Schools of All Sizes

by Anthony Ries February 14, 2014
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We recently had the opportunity to be in on the ground floor of the design of a new school. The program is very straight forward and efficient. The main level contains a large open room, a counter with sink, laundry area, a small restroom and […]

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Career and Technology High School Feasibility

by jon@evstudio.com October 25, 2013
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EVstudio presented the Copperas Cove School Board with a feasibility study for the renovation and new construction of a Career and Technology campus for their school district. The study and design was a response to recent legislation and workforce research pointing to a rapidly growing […]

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Construction Cost per Square Foot for High Schools

by Dean Dalvit September 16, 2013
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In a continued effort to keep our readers informed of the most current construction cost trends on projects that EVstudio has experience in, below is the 2013 cost data from RSMeans, the industry leader in construction cost estimating. These costs are for the completed, finished  building […]

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Construction Cost per Square Foot for Junior High Schools

by Dean Dalvit August 27, 2013
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In a continued effort to keep our readers informed of the most current construction cost trends on projects that EVstudio has experience in, below is the 2013 cost data from RSMeans, the industry leader in construction cost estimating. These costs are for the completed, finished  building […]

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Construction Cost per Square Foot for Elementary Schools

by Dean Dalvit August 26, 2013
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In a continued effort to keep our readers informed of the most current construction cost trends on projects that EVstudio has experience in, below is the 2013 cost data from RSMeans, the industry leader in construction cost estimating. These costs are for the completed, finished  building […]

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Residence Hall Lobby Update at University of Denver

by Anthony Ries April 24, 2013
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Last summer we complete the remodel of the main level of a residence hall for the University of Denver. Before the renovation the main floor was a sparsely populated space. Now the main floor is a hub of activity with students hanging out, studying and meeting with […]

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LEED Project Team Formation is an Important First Step in any LEED Certification Project

by elicia@evstudio.com September 2, 2012

The first step in preparing for the LEED Certification process on a building project is the formation of the LEED Project Team. Integrated design is one of the most important sustainability strategies and a good project team will become the key to an integrated, efficient, […]

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Boettcher Center Auditorium Classrooms, Labs at DU

by Sean O'Hara September 9, 2010

The Boettcher Center Auditorium Renovation at the University of Denver is complete. With classes starting next week the timing worked out perfectly, a real credit to the DU project manager Chris Shelton and the contractor Beck. We preserved many of the elements of the existing […]

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Cafeteria & Stage at Denver Montclair International School

by Sean O'Hara September 8, 2010

One of our summer 2010 projects was a revision to the gymnasium building at Denver Montclair International School. The building was a gymnasium and movie theater while the Air Force still owned Lowry. The school had been using the gymnasium but the former stage area […]

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