VERTEX served as the surety’s construction consultant and provided completion support for the existing contractor for the Encanto Elementary Whole Site Modernization project. Through continuous changes, the project was an approximate $11 million project consisting of a whole site modernization (or renovation) of the existing grounds. The whole site modernization at Encanto Elementary School was a multi-faceted project. Improvements to the campus included:

  • Replacement of existing damaged utility lines
  • Installation of a chain-link fence as well as a 10-foot high iron fence
  • Demo of existing portable classrooms
  • Retrofits to existing buildings to include an AC system and to meet exit requirements
  • Installation of ramps and handrails to comply with ADA requirements
  • Improvements to the electrical systems to accommodate a new AC system
  • Improvements to the fire alarm system
  • Replacing damaged flooring and windows in Building 700

The project also included improvements related to electronic safety and security, as well as intrusion detection. Encanto Elementary School is a part of the San Diego Unified School District in Southern California. 

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