Outdoor Bleachers Installed At Dawson Bryant High School

Project Name: Dawson Bryant Outdoor BleachersScope: Provide and Install Outdoor GrandstandsCompletion: 2020 Dawson Bryant Local Schools worked with Farnham Equipment Company on two separate occasions for their outdoor bleacher needs. The first, back in 2019, involved the replacement of the visitor bleachers at the district’s high school. That bleacher was a 10-row, 105’ non-elevated design that was delivered and…

Triad Local Constructs New Outdoor Stadium

Project Name: Triad Local New Outdoor StadiumOwner: Triad Local SchoolsArchitect: WDC GroupScope: Provide and Install GrandstandsCompletion Date: Summer 2020 Triad Local Schools constructed a new outdoor stadium in the summer of 2020. Farnham Equipment Company received the award to the installation of new outdoor grandstands for the upcoming fieldhouse. Farnham Equipment provided two sets of grandstands, the first being…

East Muskingum Local Schools | John Glenn High School Outdoor Bleachers

Project Name: John Glenn High School Outdoor Bleacher Owner: East Muskingum Local Schools CMR: National Recreations Systems Scope: Provide and Install Outdoor Grandstands, Stadium Press Box, Vomitory Entrance Way and ADA Seating Space Completion Date: Fall 2020 In 2019, Farnham Equipment Company (FEC) was contacted by Dave Adams of East Muskingum Local Schools to install a new outdoor grandstand…

Sylvania City Schools | Sylvania Northview Softball Field

  Project Name: Sylvania Northview Softball Field Owner: Sylvania City Schools Architect: The Collaborative Inc. CMR: The Delventhal Company Scope: Provide and Install Outdoor Grandstands Completion Date: Spring 2020 Sylvania City Schools were looking for an upgrade. Their softball fields needed a revamp as they hosted both Sylvania Northview High School and the local Lourdes College. Desiring a sleek…

Ashland City Schools | Community Stadium Grandstand Renovation

  Architect: VSWC Architects Contractor: Adena Corporation Sub-Consultant: Farnham Equipment Company Completion: August 2018 January 2018 led to numerous capital improvements for Ashland City Schools including renovation of the Community Stadium Home Side Grandstand. The project included an elevated front deck, an accessible ramp, aisle rails and new rear guardrail fencing as well as powder-coated guardrails in lieu of…

Winter Solstice & What it has to do with Outdoor Bleachers

  By now, the fans have gone indoors to cheer on basketball and the outdoor bleachers are left empty in the cold of winter. The first official day of winter (Friday December 21st!) brings with it new concerns for your outdoor bleachers come spring. With freezing temperatures comes expansion and contraction of your aluminum causing hardware to loosen. Bottom…

Bleacher Safety – What’s Your Risk | Part 2.4 – Common Failed Items During Inspections: Keeping it Safe & Sanitary

Outdoor Bleachers

  In keeping with the theme of Safe and Sanitary, let’s take a look at outdoor bleacher and grandstands and some common safety hazards. Bearing Surface: You want to make sure your understructure is free of combustibles from unruly vegetation to stored materials. If you do have stored materials that are combustible, you want to be sure to have…

A Bleacher Procurement Project: Start to Finish | Part 2: Identifying the Solution

Telescopic Bleachers

  No matter the budget, there is almost always a solution. Whether you decide to fully replace your bleachers or do a partial upgrade, there is a solution out there for you. You want to make sure you’re talking to the experts though, especially when it comes to upgrades and/or partial replacements so that you are code compliant. For…

A Bleacher Procurement Project: Start to Finish | Part 1: Identifying the Need

Bleacher Safety

  A capital equipment purchase such as a bleacher system can be extremely complicated.  Often, this is a once in a generation type purchase.  It is critical that such a purchase be done correctly to maximize the investment, but where do you even start?  There are numerous options to consider when you realize your current seating system is ready…

Pandora-Gilboa Local Schools | Football Field Home Side Bleacher Replacement

Outdoor Bleachers

  Farnham Equipment Company provided a turnkey solution to Pandora-Gilboa Local Schools in response to a request for proposal to replace the football field’s home side bleachers. The result was a custom 16-row x 96’ hillside angle frame aluminum bleacher with closed decking. The bleacher system included a net seating of 928 with 32” row spacing and 12-inch rise…