Conversion of Screen House to Soils Research Laboratory

Design and installation of: foundation, radiant floor heating system, instant water heating system, water supply line, natural gas line, and all carpentry activities (framing, doors, custom windows, and sidewalk installation). This work also included, demolition, earthwork, underground water supply and sewer system installation, electrical and communication line installation.

Construction specialties used on this project included the installation of underground water piping for water supplies and waste water, electrical, concrete and masonry, plumbing, heavy equipment operation (excavation and backfill), low voltage line installation, carpentry, painting, welding, framing, interior finishing, and custom window and door design and fabrication.

Chigosi designed and installed a natural gas under slab radiant floor heating system for USDA Agricultural Research Service. Multiple innovative and cost effective ideas were implemented to install this custom radiant floor system.

Special accommodations had to be made to protect plants from dust, debris and harmful airborne matter during the construction. The work was coordinated closely with the Government.