University of DE – South Green

University of DE – South Green

  UD South Green The South Green project was a large underground steam/condensate and chilled water project for the University of Delaware. This was a fast-paced project through the heart of campus, requiring every move to be carefully thought out and meticulously planned in order to minimize the disruption to Continue reading

H.O. Brittingham Elementary

H.O. Brittingham Elementary

  Project Overview Corrado performed the site work to prepare roughly 25 acres for the construction of a new elementary school. The existing school stayed active while we prepared the athletic fields for a new building. Fencing was installed to contain the work area and maintain the safety of the Continue reading

University of DE – STAR Tower

University of DE – STAR Tower

  Project Overview This 7.9 acre project, split into multiple phases, entailed a full sitework package including demo, erosion/sediment control, earthwork, site utilities, curb, sidewalk, stone/hotmix paving, signage and striping. Corrado performed the work directly adjacent to an occupied and active medical facility. Key Challenges The project schedule was built Continue reading

Love Creek Elementary School

Love Creek Elementary School

  Project Overview Corrado performed the site work to prepare roughly 25 acres for the construction of a new 100,000 SF elementary school. The project had a tight schedule with students and staff scheduled for the 2017-2018 school year. 75,000 CY of earthwork including cuts/fills and excavation of SWM Facilities. Continue reading

St. Phillips Lutheran Church

St. Phillips Lutheran Church

  Project Overview The St. Phillips Lutheran Church project entailed site construction for a new 16,000 sf church. The site package included clearing and grubbing of a wooded lot, utilities installation, the creation of two SWM ponds, upgrades to DelDOT’s infrastructure, paving, and installation of curbs and sidewalks. Scope of Continue reading

University of DE – South Academy Street Residence Hall

University of DE – South Academy Street Residence Hall

  Project Overview Corrado Construction Company was responsible for the underground utility package. All site demolition including existing curbs, sidewalks, pavers and hotmix paving. Work split into 5 Phases Phase 1 & 5 – 1/2/15 – 3-31-15 Phase 2 Followed Phase 1 & 5 Phase 3 & 4 were Summer Continue reading

University of DE – ASDR Adv. Utility

University of DE – ASDR Adv. Utility

  Project Overview The original 5-acre site included tennis and basketball courts and a parking lot. The site was adjacent to Roselle Grove (a stand of trees), where steam and condensate was installed and (1) vault was set. Existing utilities had to be demolished. The water main, sanitary and storm sewers, electrical Continue reading

University of DE – ASDR Excavation

University of DE – ASDR Excavation

  Project Overview The project consists of a mass excavation and shoring system for the basement of one of the largest subterranean/green roof dining halls on the east coast.  This project includes dewatering using a well-point system and the use of H-beams and lagging for the shoring system.  Erosion control, Continue reading

University of DE – Harrington Dorm.

University of DE – Harrington Dorm.

  Project Overview Full site work package, demo and replacement of underground utilities. All site demolition including existing curbs, sidewalks, pavers and hot mix paving. Demo existing and install 1,000 FT of new sanitary sewer line. Demo existing and install 1,200 FT of domestic cold water. Demo existing and install Continue reading

University of DE – East Campus

University of DE – East Campus

  Project Overview Beginning as an open field on 5 acres, the project consisted of a mass excavation for the basements of two University dormitories. Site finishes and stabilization – including dumpster pads and enclosures, curbing, sidewalks, hot mix, signage and striping – as well as the installation of bio-retention Continue reading