Engineering Support for New York City’s School Construction Authority (NYCSCA)

Engineering Support for New York City’s Schools

Project

Engineering Support for New York City’s Schools

Location

New York City

Client

New York City School Construction Authority (NYCSCA)

AKRF is the prime consultant to the New York City School Construction Authority (NYCSCA) for on-call civil engineering and landscape services. The services under this contract are for capital improvement projects in connection with playgrounds, athletic fields, and site work at various schools throughout New York City.

In addition to the on-call contract, AKRF frequently collaborates with various teams for new public and charter school projects throughout the region.

As the prime consultant, AKRF takes the lead role for design, project management, scheduling, and coordination, including working closely with the NYCSCA’s Architecture and Engineering Design Studio and the team of subconsultants.

AKRF performs the following:

  • Site investigation
  • Evaluation of site deficiencies
  • Cost estimating and value engineering
  • Playground restoration and athletic field design
  • Installation and modifications to stormwater management and drainage features
  • Fence and retaining wall improvements
  • Replacement of stairs, sidewalks, ramps, pavement, lighting, and playground furnishings
  • Construction inspection management and administration

Site/Civil Engineering Overview