Quick Hits | 2020 Hussey Dealers Meeting

Disclaimer: This post was written by David Melvin, the newest member to Farnham Equipment Company. He oversees our Business Development and Marketing and shares his perspectives below. Day 1: There are a lot of good that come from “firsts”. First dates, first time to a movie theater, first time conquering a fear. This past weekend, I knocked out to “firsts”…

Fostoria City Schools | 7-12 Building and PK-6 Renovations

Project Name: Fostoria 7-12 School and PK-6 Renovations Owner: Fostoria City Schools Architect: Garmann Miller Architects Construction Manager: Shook-Touchstone Scope: Casework, Lab Casework & Equipment Completion: January 2020 Fostoria City Schools had a massive undertaking: not only were they constructing a new 7-12 building, but also had renovations for the PK-6 school along with some site maintenance. Farnham Equipment Company was able to assist them…

Meet Your Team

  Backed by our in-house, 30+, installation team, Farnham Equipment Company’s in-office team is dedicated to providing you with not only quality products, but quality service and relationships too. As a family business, Farnham Equipment Company was established in 1954 by Rodger and Barbara Farnham. FEC, now led by a third-generation Farnham, is also proud of the employment of…

What I learned at Hussey University

Hussey Seating Company

  We don’t often do a blog post that is mainly commentary, but today I thought we would try something different. I like to be inspired. Uplifted. Refreshed. Once in a while, it’s necessary for us all to refuel a bit. Walking through the doors at Hussey Seating Company, within the first 20 minutes, I could see the pride…

Waverly City Schools | Field House Bleacher Replacement

Telescopic Bleachers

  Waverly City Schools replaced their Field House bleachers last fall via an NJPA contract, giving their Field House a sleek classic look with modern accents. By utilizing the NJPA contract, Waverly City Schools was able to use a procurement method compliant with Ohio laws while avoiding the time, expense, and uncertainty of a drawn out bid process. As an…

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…

Wayne High School – Huber Heights City Schools

Plastic Laminate Casework

  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…

Who is Out of Bounds?

Telescopic Bleachers & Portable Seating

  The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) has rules and the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has rules, then there is the Ohio Building Code, the International Code Council, and the National Fire Protection Association…What is the bottom line and who do you listen to? I recently received a couple of phone calls about new guidelines…