Arden is Awarded Plumbing Contract for B.M.C. Durfee High School
Arden Engineering Constructors was recently awarded the plumbing contract for the new B.M.C. Durfee High School in Fall River, Massachusetts. The new school will replace the existing building and will be a 3-story, 501,330,000 sq-ft building accommodating 2,570 student, grades 9 through 12.
Arden’s work consists of installation of sanitary waste and vent systems, storm drainage, potable cold and hot water, lab waste, acid neutralization systems, gas systems and plumbing fixtures. Three kitchens will be installed to serve students and provide training areas for culinary classes. Additionally, Arden will install water heaters and an array of booster, sump, re-circulation pumps, and an aquaponic system for combined plant and fish growth.
Arden has been utilizing their fabrication shop to create finished bathroom piping systems ready for installation. In addition, overhead and in-wall piping is being fabricated using cast iron, copper, and polypropylene pipe and fittings. Arden’s fabrication streamlines productivity and provides project cost efficiency and greater quality control.