FQC Awarded Addison Public Library Renovation Project
FQC has been awarded a contract to serve as construction manager for an interior renovation project to the Addison Public Library. The renovations are focused to slect areas of the first and second floors. Construction is expected to start in January 2016.
FQC is proud to support the 2015 Parks Day at the Capitol
FQC supports the efforts of the Illinois Association of the Park Districts IAPD at Parks Day at the Capitol in Springfield.
Harvey Public Library District – Groundbreaking – April 2015
Frederick Quinn Corporation (FQC) is contracted as CM to the Harvey Public Library for an expansion and renovation program to the existing library. As the District’s CM we are working closely with the Library Director, Board of Trustees and Design team to establish the final scope of work, budget, schedule, and phasing for the construction of this improvement program.
The planned project includes a 10,000 SF addition, complete rehabilitation of the existing facility, parking lot improvements and site work. This work will occur while maintaining ongoing library operations. The project is scheduled for completion in late 2016. The completed facility will include the following:
Multi-purpose large meeting rooms with flexibility to accommodate 50-150 people Technology learning lab as well as facility-wide wireless overall for patrons Five study rooms Cafe / Lounge area Multi-media sound production room New circulation adult services and youth services areas New administrative offices. Visit Harvey Public Library District at http://www.harvey.lib.il.us/ for more information.
Lemont Public Library – Awarded – December 2014
After considering several qualified candidates, the Library Board selected Frederick Quinn Corporation (FQC) as Construction Manager for the addition and renovation to the Lemont Public library. The project is designed to renovate the existing 16,000 sf building and add a 3,000 sf addition to provide more meeting space, update staff areas, a new teen area, and a new layout of collections in both the adult and kid public space. The project will include repair and replacement of the mechanical and electrical systems, new roof and resurfacing the parking.
Award of Merit - 2014 Educational Environments Exhibition
The Service Associates of the Illinois Association of School Boards presented the Award of Merit for excellence in the design of Educational Environments to Fanning Howey and Gurnee SD 56 for Prairie Trail School on November 21, 2014.