Donley’s is currently providing concrete services for a new four-level, 2.6M square foot Amazon Fulfillment Center on the site of the former Rolling Acres Mall in Akron, Ohio. Working for Whiting-Turner, the project launched in August 2019. Our scope of work includes all building foundations, slab on grade, dock leveler pits, and slab on metal deck totaling 71,000 cubic yards of concrete.
Donley’s is providing concrete services for the new MetroHealth Hospital on its West 25th Street main campus. The 11-floor, 270-room hospital is the next major step of MetroHealth’s campus transformation and will open to patients in 2023.
Donley’s is providing CM at Risk services on this project—the new home for the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine—that will be the first new building on the Union Street Green of Ohio University’s Athens Campus. The three-story, 120,000 square foot facility will provide space for medical education, clinical assessment and training, student support spaces, administrative space, space for future growth, and a Learning Resource Center (including a medical library).
The building will promote “active design’ by encouraging physical activity within the building with the intent of maintaining student health and academic success. They are aiming to receive the WELL Building Standard certification, which would make the building the first medical education facility in the country to do so. The outdoor spaces will be part of the educational environment, and encourage student and staff connections to the natural environment. Classes are planned to be held here in the spring of 2021.
This inpatient oncology unit, located on the 7th Floor of Horvitz Tower (Rainbow Babies’ and Children’s Hospital’s main facility), will serve infants, children, and young adults for treatment of cancer. The renovation includes a complete interior demolition of all finishes and mechanical infrastructure.
There are 21 individual patient rooms that are protective environment spaces to reduce the need for patients to wear protective clothing. Family gathering areas are protected environments as well. Due to the protected environments and the need for high air change over, a new air handling unit was added to help support the existing building’s mechanical infrastructure.
The patient length of stay in the unit varies and may be as long as six months. As such, parents and siblings often stay overnight with their family members who are patients. Support spaces including a kitchen, teen area, and child play area to encourage patients and families to leave their private rooms and interact with others as part of the healing process.
Donley’s Interiors Group completed the interior construction of Bellwether Enterprise’s new national headquarters on the 24th floor of One Cleveland Center located in Downtown Cleveland. This new space allows their Cleveland staff to work in the same building and increased their office space by twenty-five percent.
The 20,000 square foot space hosts 20 offices and 55 open concept work stations; enough space for 80 employees. Working closely with Bellwether and Vocon, the build-out only took 4.5 months to complete.
Ned Huffman, President of Bellwether Enterprise, shared the following “Billy Painter and Andy Wiatt of the Donley’s Interiors Group team were fantastic to work with and very hands on from the first meeting through completion. In addition to being highly experienced and professional, they were always accessible, flexible, prompt, and paid attention to detail.”
Donley’s is serving as construction manager for Swagelok’s new Headquarters and Global Innovation Center in Solon, OH. The 130,000 square feet building will be able to accommodate 250 employees. The facility will include areas dedicated to sales support, executive leadership, and corporate engineering. There will also be a Customer Welcome and Innovation Center on-site. The headquarters is expected to be completed in the spring of 2021.
The Geauga County Public Library Bainbridge and Thompson projects will consist of constructing new branches for each location. The Bainbridge branch includes construction of a new 27,900 sq ft single story building with a 2,160 sf lower level. The Thompson branch includes construction of a new 8,596 sf single story building.
The Geauga County Public Library Geauga West and Middlefield projects will consist of renovation to both branches.
The Geauga West branch renovation includes a complete renovation of the existing public restrooms along with adding two (2) family restrooms, three (3) new study rooms, infilling of the bond room pit area, and other miscellaneous interior renovations. The exterior patio will also be renovated to include a new concrete patio with an elevated concrete seating area and structural steel trellis over the seating area.
The Middlefield branch will consist of installing new millwork at the circulation and reference desk, two (2) new study rooms, new self-checkouts, new floor coverings, paint throughout the main floor area, along with other miscellaneous renovations.
The Donley’s Interiors Group worked with the Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA) to renovate 17,000 square feet in its existing building. The fast-track summer project was needed to accommodate the growth of CIA’s animation program. Working with JKURTZ Architects, our scope included the removal of an old Henry Ford staircase and the creation of dynamic new studio space for animation students’ curriculum.
Donley’s Concrete Group is serving as part of the MB Kahn’s Design-Build team for the new North Charleston Coliseum Parking Deck. The new deck can accommodate 2,000 vehicles and will provide additional parking for the North Charleston Coliseum, Performing Arts Center and Convention Center Complex. Our work in the 664,000 square foot structure will result in 23,500 cubic yards of concrete and three elevated levels.
Donley’s Concrete Group is serving as the concrete formwork and placement subcontractor for the new Wild Dunes Resort Hotel and Conference Center on Isle of Palms, SC. The 6 story hotel and conference center is 1 block from the Atlantic Ocean and will feature 153 guest rooms, 3 meeting/conference spaces, 14 spa treatment rooms, expanded pool, and a poolside restaurant. DCG is placing a 2 level concrete frame and 5 levels of slab on metal deck in addition to three 7 story cores totaling 258,000 SF and 12,500 CYs of concrete.