Urbana University Blue Knights’ New Visitors Bleachers

Outdoor Bleachers

  A Walk of Honor paves the way to the new Urbana University American Aluminum Seating Outdoor Visitors Bleachers, completed yesterday. The Urbana Blue Knights invited the community and alumni to purchase engraved bricks to pave the walkways of the entrance to the stadium to raise money to purchase the new outdoor bleachers. FEC worked direct with Urbana University to provide the whole package…

Building Safety Month: Preventing Disaster in the Grandstands

Outdoor Bleachers

  The International Code Council’s Building Safety Month is well underway and this week’s Safety Theme is Disaster Safety and Mitigation. While this week’s theme focuses on Natural Disasters including earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires, and more – we want to help you prevent a disaster on your playing field with grandstand and seating safety precautions. First, we want to…

Spring Season: Take Me Out to the Ballgame

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  Guest Author, Travis Thompson of the Ohio School Plan I was attending my first high school baseball game of the spring last week when something caught my eye. Another family was there watching their oldest son play. Their twin boys, age three, were entertaining the crowd like all three year old twins do. The action on the field was…

Building Safety Month: An Introduction to the ICC

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  The International Code Council (ICC) has dubbed May Building Safety Month. The International Code Council, a non-profit established in 1994, is a member-focused association dedicated to developing model codes and standards used in the design, build, and compliance process to construct safe, sustainable affordable and resilient structures.  These codes are a set of comprehensive, coordinated building safety and…

Columbus City Schools – Starling PK-8

  Facility: Starling PK-8 – Columbus City Schools, OH Architect:  BSHM Architects, Inc. – Columbus, OH Construction Manager: Smoot/Elford/Resource – Columbus, OH Contractor: Summit Construction – Hilliard, Ohio Sub-Contractor: Farnham Equipment Company Columbus City Schools’ new Starling PK-8 School combines Dana Elementary School and Starling Middle School and features a three-story academic wing to the north and a two-story open atrium through the center of…

Donnell & Glenwood Middle Schools – Findlay City Schools

  Facility: Donnell Middle School – Findlay City Schools, OH Architect: Garmann/Miller Architects & Engineers – Minster, OH Architect: RCM Architects, Inc. – Findlay, OH Construction Manager:  Touchstone CPM – Lima, OH Contractor:  Charles Construction Services, Inc. – Findlay, OH Sub-Contractor: Farnham Equipment Company Facility: Glenwood Middle School – Findlay City Schools, OH Architect: Garmann/Miller Architects & Engineers – Minster, OH Architect: RCM…

We’ve Got Spirit, How ‘Bout You?

Telescopic Bleachers

  There’s a new way to show your school spirit with Hussey Seating Company’s exclusive new StepSigns and CourtSigns. These durable, long lasting graphics are adheared the front of the aisle steps and skirt boards and they are completely customizable with logos, mottos, and more. Last year in our post, Safety Looks Good with Support of Others, we shared…

Newark High School Renovation & Addition

  Facility: Newark High School – Newark City Schools Architect:  Legat & Kingscott – Columbus, OH & JBA Architects – Newark, OH Construction Manager: Resource International, Inc. – Columbus, OH Stevens Industries, Inc. & CampbellRhea, Institutional Casework Products: Contractor: Farnham Equipment Company Hussey Seating Company & Performance Sports Products: Contractor: Robertson Construction Services, Inc. – Heath, OH Sub-Contractor: Farnham Equipment Company Newark High School started their three-year renovation and…

Wayne High School – Huber Heights City Schools

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  Facility: Wayne High School – Huber Heights City Schools Architect:  Fanning/Howey Associates, Inc. – Celina, OH Construction Manager: Skillman Corporation/Resource Team – Huber Heights, OH Contractor: Ferguson Construction Company – Sidney, OH Sub-Contractor: Farnham Equipment Company Wayne High School welcomed faculty and staff into their new High School in December 2012 and opened its doors to students in January 2013. Farnham Equipment Company took…