Dec. 23, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: the fire lane has been completed, including installation of a new gate and signage.

    fire lane gate

    fire lane signage

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Aug. 23, 2021

  • Photo 1: the new ADA-accessible restroom is painted and ready for fixtures to be installed.

    ADA restroom under construction

    Photos 2 and 3: the final seismic upgrades are installed in the gym ceiling.

    crew member installs seismic upgrades

    seismic bracing

Aug. 16, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: seismic work is nearly complete in the gym and stage area.

    seismic work in stage ceiling

    seismic work in gym ceiling

    Photos 3 and 4: in the basement, the finished seismic work included bracing between the lateral beams as well as shoring underneath.

    seismic bracing in basement ceiling

    supportive shoring in basement ceiling

    Photo 5: new lighting fixtures complete the renovations in the basement.

    new lighting fixtures in basement

    Photo 6: walls in the new ADA restroom are taped and drywall mud applied to prepare for painting and installation of fixtures.

    finishing walls of ADA restroom

Aug. 4, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: skirting and ramps have been added to the portables; next are electrical and low-voltage hookups as well as carpeting installation.

    portable 1 skirting

    portable 2 skirting

    Photos 3 and 4: after application of seismic bracing, plywood board is being installed to re-cover the ceilings.

    seismic bracing in ceiling

    boarded-up ceiling after seismic upgrades

July 27, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: bracing and reinforcements have been added to the roof the gyms, which will bring the building up to current "safe exit" seismic standards.

    bracing on gym roof

    closer look at seismic bracing on gym roof

    Photos 3 and 4: sheetrock is being installed on finished areas.

    sheetrocking reinforced ceiling

    sheetrocking reinforced walls

July 14, 2021

  • Photos 1 and 2: seismic upgrades continue in the gyms.

    seismic upgrades in gyms

    crew member installs seismic bracing in gym roof

    Photo 3: in the basement, temporary structural shoring is in place to provide extra support for the building while work continues.

    temporary structural shoring in basement

June 29, 2021

  • Photo 1: seismic upgrades are underway in the gyms as bracing is installed on the roof trusses.

    seismic upgrades in gyms

    Photo 2: all four sections of the portables that were moved from North Plains Elementary are now in place on the Peter Boscow campus.

    portable buildings

June 21, 2021

  • Two portables (four sections) were relocated from North Plains Elementary to the Peter Boscow campus

June 8, 2021

  • Photo 1: bracketing and rods such as these will be attached between roof and wall areas to provide additional seismic reinforcement.

    brackets and rods used for seismic reinforcement

    Photo 2: a crew member spotlights one of the areas for reinforcement in a mechanical room.

    spotlighting seismic reinforcement area

    Photo 3: installation of brackets and rods has already started in this classroom ceiling.

    seismic brackets and rods installed in ceiling

May 10, 2021

  • Photo 1: strapping is being applied to ceiling beams in the basement areas for added seismic reinforcement.

    ceiling strapping in basement area

    crew members apply seismic strapping to ceilng

    ceiling strapping in boxing club area

May 3, 2021

  • Photo 1: crew members demolish a ceiling in the basement area to prepare for seismic upgrades.

    demolition work in basement area

    Photo 2: a sewer pipe has been trenched in the basement that serves the new ADA restroom on the floor above.

    new sewer pipe in basement

    Photo 3: a new ADA restroom is being constructed on the main floor of the building, just off the entrance from the ADA ramp.

    ADA restroom under construction

April 19, 2021

  • Photos 1-3: work on seismic reinforcements begins in the basement after removal of sheetrock and abatement to expose the ceiling studs.

    Peter Boscow basement after abatement

    crew members affix brackets to the ceiling studs

    crew member works on seismic bracing

April 13, 2021

  • Photos 1-2: brackets and bracing have been added to seismically reinforce the ceiling of one of the upstairs classrooms.

    upstairs classroom with ceiling reinforcement

    closer view of reinforcing brackets and bracing

    Photo 3: in the other upstairs classroom, reinforcements also are being added.

    seismic reinforcement in upstairs classroom

  • Photos 1-3: seismic reinforcement upgrades have started early at the Peter Boscow building, home of Hillsboro Online Academy. In the unoccupied rooms upstairs, brackets and wood bracing are being added to the ceilings.

    upstairs room at HOA being upgraded

    crew member installs reinforcing brackets

    reinforcing brackets up close

    Photo 4: Downstairs, in the basement's boxing club area, wood is ready to be installed for the seismic work.

    basement are to be upgraded

July 13, 2018 - Roofing

  • Peter Boscow roofing project Roofing upgrades are being installed at the Peter Boscow building, home of Hillsboro Online Academy.