The Apollo Career Center was the collaboration between Garmann Miller Architects, Shook Touchstone, LLC, and Peterson Construction. Farnham Equipment Company (FEC) received awards for multiple casework scopes throughout this intricate and unique building.
The Apollo Career Center provides educational and career-oriented programs to students in surrounding area high schools as well as adult education. Programs span from Administrative & Medical Office Technology and Automotive Technology to Cosmetology and Spa and Esthetics Technology to Culinary Arts and Early Childhood Education. Co-funded with the Ohio Facilities Construction (OFCC) and the district, the renovation and addition project lasted 7 phases completing in August 2016.
Farnham Equipment Company had an expanded project scope, including Educational Casework, Lab Casework, Vocational Shop Casework, Architectural Wood Casework, Cosmetology Equipment, and Library Casework. FEC featured manufacturers including Stevens Industries for Casework throughout, ICI Scientific for Lab Casework and Equipment, Brodart Contract Furniture for Library Shelving, and Shain Solutions by Diversified Woodcrafts for Vocational Shop Equipment providing workbench stations and equipment storage.
The project gallery for the Apollo Career Center is visible below.