Collaboration & Career Development Center
CCDC Tentative Project Schedule
We are extremely early in the project and as it gets more defined, so will the schedule. Our team will work to optimize it, balancing staff and student safety, school operations, cost, and cost avoidance.
Conceptual Design - through September 2019
Schematic Design - through November 22, 2019
Design Development - through February 25, 2020
Construction Documents - through May 27, 2020
Advertisement for Construction Bids, May 28, 2020
Open Bids, July 1, 2020
Award Construction Contracts, July 22, 2020
New Construction Phase - July 23, 2020 to December 3, 2021
Renovation Phase - December 6, 2021 to December 5, 2022
CCDC Progress Update
TASK NAME START DATE END DATE NOTES Pre Kickoff Planning Meeting 08/22 08/22 Met with the Senior Project Manager from Thompson & Litton to review next steps and organize the Kick-off meeting Meet with leaders from Citizens about the CCDC and technology consulting on the project 08/22 08/22 Meet with each FCHS teacher to follow up on feedback from them about their space in CCDC 08/22 08/30 Survey and inspection of current CTE facility 08/27 08/28 Site Visit from Geotechnical Investigation Team 08/28 08/28 See the explanation for Geotechnical Engineering below Meet with Sheriff Brian Craig and Officer Justin Coleman 08/27 08/27 Discuss construction traffic and workers that will soon be on our school sites Pre Kickoff Planning Meeting w/ CCDC staff 08/26 08/30 Meet with all instructional staff involved in CCDC and once again get their detailed input on what they need in their spaces. Meet with Erica Sunshine, architect T & L 08/27 08/27 Reviewed progress of the design and tour the current CTE facility Consultation meeting through Google Hangout with VDOE Workforce Development and STEM staff 08/30 08/30 Conference with Dr. David Eshelman, Director of Workforce Development and Initiatives and Dr. Tina Manglicmot, Director STEM and Innovation and the T & L project team Geotechnical Investigation to begin 09/03 09/03 Drilling rig and other large construction vehicles will be on campus near the CTE building to determine site characteristics to maximize the efficiency of the CCDC construction. Fifth Grade classes and high school classes will experience the Geotechnical process 09/03 09/04 Classes will have the opportunity to observe the process remotley and later in the 9 weeks have the project engineer from Schnabel Engineering show a core sample and explain the process and results at schools. Kickoff Meeting 09/04 09/04 This will involve the Thompson & Litton team as well as the Floyd County Schools CCDC instructional team, and other consultants listed below. Contacting professional with knowledge of designing a high tech, workforce development-ready facility 08/23 02/20 Consulting with and invited the Dean of Arts College of Science and Technology from Radford University to be part of our CCDC Design Team Contacting professional with knowledge of designing a high tech, workforce development-ready facility 08/26 02/21 Consulting with and invited New River Community College representatives to provide input on college career ready skill development to be part of our CCDC Design Team Contacting professional with knowledge of designing a high tech, workforce development-ready facility 08/23 02/22 Consulting with and invited the Virginia Tech STEM Professor in the School of Education to be part of our CCDC Design Team 08/23 02/23 Consulting with and invited the Virginia Tech Institute of Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT) and the Center for Research in Science, Engineering, Arts and Design Education (SEAD) staff to be part of the CCDC Design team T & L provided three possible layouts at the Kick-Off meeting, staff provided feedback once again 9/04 9/11 T & L Architects will provide their analysis of the feedback and layout options for the conceptual design 9/13 9/13 Erica Sunshine, architect will provide options for the layout to school staff and leadership T & L Architects will provide the progress on the conceptional and scematic designs 10/17 10/17 Erica Sunshine, architect will provide the progress on the designs including hallways and corridors.