“This was a difficult project which A.P. Construction tackled successfully by demonstrating excellent teamwork, attention to detail and cost estimating throughout the process. The project was completed on schedule despite several unforeseen events which required adept management skills on the part of A.P. Construction.”

Jeremy VickersExecutive Director, Waveny Care Center
Highlights

Address: 3 Farm Road, New Canaan, CT

Services: Construction Management

Construction Type: Healthcare – Senior Housing

Size: 64,000 sf

Contract: $11,600,000

Architect: Reese Lower Patrick & Scott, Ltd.

Project Description:

  • New out-of-ground 64,000 square foot addition to existing facility, including 53 private resident rooms, “Main Street,” an adult day care center addition, an outpatient rehabilitation gymnasium, and a kitchen expansion.
  • Construction of an interior “Main Street” — a replica of downtown New Canaan, comprised of a general store, barber shop, pizza dining facility, and “Scoops,” an ice cream parlor and bakery shop.
  • “Main Street” construction features cobblestone-like flooring, exterior veneer on individual building storefronts, and a Kalwall roofing system which allows natural light to filter in from above.
  • In addition to common areas, there is an adult day care center and outpatient rehabilitation gymnasium.
  • Work included the installation of a state-of-the-art nurse call system and advanced CAT 6 fiber optic telecommunication and data system.Project was completed on time and under budget, despite the addition of several new features after construction began.
  • Construction management services included: budgeting, value engineering, subcontractor bid and award, safety and logistical planning, pre-purchase program, scheduling, phasing and construction.

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