St. Peter & Paul School Combine Vintage and Modern for New Gymnasium

St. Peter & Paul School is a private school nestled in the small town of Ottawa, Ohio. While most were unaware of needed upgrades to their facility, school personnel certainly were. The school hired Technicon Design Group as the lead architect to begin the design of the needed additions. Farnham Equipment Company (FEC) won the opportunity to provide equipment…

How Often? The Age-Old Question For Athletic Equipment Inspections

The age-old question when it comes to athletic equipment inspections is “how often should I have inspections performed?” In continuation with our preventative maintenance series, Farnham Equipment Company aims to give some direction on answering this question. When it comes to athletic equipment inspections, there is no hard and fast rule or specifically-mandated code within the state of Ohio…

Fremont Ross High School Features Spectator Seating, Casework, and More

The new Fremont Ross High School was a collaboration between TDA Architects and Gilbane Construction encompassing 192,000 square feet on the former high school site. This new school, also housing Career Tech students, includes several scopes of work provided by Farnham Equipment Company.  FEC provided and installed gymnasium athletic equipment and custom team seating, telescoping bleachers, auditorium seating, casework,…

School Spirit Alive and Kicking at Warren Local High School’s New Gymnasium

The gymnasium at the new Warren Local High School in Vincent, OH simply “bleeds” school spirit. This building was completed in August 2021 through a partnership between Fanning Howey Architects and Barton Malow as construction manager. Farnham Equipment Company (FEC) provided and installed the seating and athletic equipment for the new high school gymnasium. Two banks of MAXAM telescopic…

Elida Local School District Elevates Its Facilities With New K-5 School

In the summer of 2021, Elida Local Schools completed a New K-5 School from the funds generated by a $2.8 million bond issue approved years prior.  Garmann Miller Architects and Peterson Construction Co. received awards for designing and overseeing the project. Shortly afterward, Farnham Equipment Company (FEC) received awards for multiple scopes of equipment for the new building. FEC…

Southwest Licking Continues District Renovations With Brand New High School

The new Watkins Memorial High School in the Southwest Licking Local School District is a sight to behold. Designed at just under 250,000 square feet, the new school building is ready for 1,200 students but can hold up to 1,600 if needed. This project was completed through the collaboration of Garmann Miller Architects and Roberston Construction Co. Completed in…

General Sherman Boasts New Gyms, Classrooms and More for Lancaster Schools

Project Name: General Sherman Junior High SchoolOwner: Lancaster City SchoolsArchitect: Schorr ArchitectsCMR: Summit ConstructionScope: Provide and Install Telescopic Bleachers, Educational and Science Lab Casework, Outdoor Grandstands and Athletic EquipmentCompletion: Summer 2020 General Sherman Junior High School is the newest addition to the Lancaster City School District. The construction of this 107,000 square foot building for grades 6-8 completed in…

Youngstown State University | YSU Tennis Center

Project Name: Youngstown State University Tennis Center Owner: Youngstown State University Architect/Construction Manager: Hively Construction Company, Inc. Scope: Provide and Install Athletic Equipment  Completion Date: Spring 2020 Youngstown State University recently revamped its Tennis Center facility for the “Penguin’s” Athletic Program. Farnham Equipment Co. (FEC) provided athletic netting from Performance Sports Systems around the perimeter of the courts to…

Brunswick Local Schools | Brunswick Middle School

Project: Brunswick Middle School Owner: Brunswick City Schools Architect: TDA Architecture CMR: Hammond Construction Scope: Provide Telescopic Bleachers, Athletic Equipment and Auditorium Seating Brunswick City Schools completed their Middle School “Blue Devils” Complex. “Dedicated to excellence”, Hammond Construction and TDA Architecture partnered to lead this project from start to finish. Along the way, Farnham Equipment Company (FEC) won contracts…

Revere High School

Project Name: Revere High School Owner: Revere Local Schools Architect: BSHM Architects CMR: ICON,LLC,  Scope: Provide and Install Telescopic Bleachers, Auditorium Seating and Athletic Equipment Completion Date: August 2020 After completing the new Bath Elementary school a couple years prior, Revere Local Schools was looking to build a new High School. They partnered with BSHM Architects and ICON, LLC…