Chatham County Aquatic Center
Location: Chatham County, GA
Client: Chatham County
- Construction Plans
- Permitting Assistance
- Program Management
Thomas & Hutton was hired by Chatham County, as part of a Design Build Project Team with TIC – The Industrial Co. of Savannah, to perform structural engineering and design services for the roof replacement of the Aquatic Center.
Thomas & Hutton’s responsibilities included design, layout, construction planning, and program management of the removal of the existing inflatable dome roof system and the installation of a new glu-laminated truss system. Included in the project was the upgrade of the dehumidification system for the indoor facility.
Thomas & Hutton’s responsibilities included concept development, design, construction coordination, permitting, and program management.
Harry McDonald served as the program manager for the Chatham County Aquatic Center on behalf of Chatham County.
Mr. McDonald oversaw all aspects of the design and construction of upgrades that were undertaken. Harry worked with the owner and the contractor / design team to ensure that scope and budget for improvements was clear and tracked the project to ensure that it was on schedule. Mr. McDonald reviewed design as it was underway and construction while it was in progress and worked to promptly resolve design or construction issues so as to keep the project on schedule and within cost parameters.