Blog: Construction Corner

Construction Corner: 2017 Summer Update

It’s been an exciting and rewarding summer on campus as we put the finishing touches on one major project and began work on another! The Rachel Carson Music and Campus Center The Rachel Carson Music and Campus Center became the newest addition to campus on June 10th.  The building was transformed from the old central heating plant into a state-of-the-art…

Brick by Brick: Masons Work on Music and Campus Center While Studios and Classrooms Take Shape

  Winter conditions have not slowed the rapid progress on the Music and Campus Center as the majority of the work is now taking place behind a heated tent around the structure. Insulation has been sprayed on the exterior of the building which has allowed bricklaying by the masons, who are making incredible progress despite the cold temperatures. The brickwork…

Geo-Thermal Wells Continue to Impress on Site of Music and Campus Center

The Music and Campus Center continues to take shape and as the cold weather approaches (indeed, the campus has already seen snow!), the site continues to work toward being weather tight. Fiberglass mat gypsum sheathing has been installed around the entire building, with the exception of window openings. Window openings have been tarped due to weather and the crews are…

The Music and Campus Center: Steel Superstructure Complete!

The Music and Campus Center continues to develop day by day as what was once innovative thinking and imaginative renderings now becomes a reality. Working to move the engineered beam system into place throughout August and September, crews now have the steel superstructure officially in place. Exterior sheathing also began this month with slab pouring starting just this past week.…

Welcome to Campus, Landry House!

Middlesex is excited to announce that Landry House is officially complete! Though students moved into the dorm over Labor Day weekend, landscaping continued throughout September. We are thrilled that the dedication of the dorm, which happened on Friday September 23, 2016, marked the end of the long process of planning and building our newest addition to campus.  The dorm itself…

The Music and Campus Center Takes Shape

With the successful completion of Landry House, the ongoing construction of the Music and Campus Center has taken center stage. While building progressed throughout this past school year, noticeable progress will greet students upon their arrival for this school year as steel beams have arrived and are being swung into place to frame the structure. Every day visible improvements emerge…

New Progress: The Music and Campus Center Construction Update

The Music and Campus Center has seen major improvements in the last few months. The structure is well on its way to being out most enviornmentally “clean” and sustainable building on campus.     The building, set to open in Spring 2017, has had crews working hard throughout the school year to secure the structure. The existing walls of the…