Construction Update
  • Monthly New Sherman High School Construction Updates

    January 28, 2020

    Construction progress continues for the new Sherman High School. Below is a bulleted list of what is in progress for this upcoming week:

    • Plyler (steel sub) is setting the monument stairs in area A (main building/gyms) and C (main building/cafeteria). Finishing up steel in area B (main building) for the Thursday pour on level 3. Beams and deck are going in above the concessions and restrooms in area H (auditorium). This week, they will begin prepping steel for area G (CTE). 
    • Wilks (block mason sub) is grouting CMU in J (field house), laying CMU in G (CTE), and laying brick on H (auditorium).
    • JMEG (electrical sub) is completing the overhead and in-wall rough-in on A (main building/gyms), level 3. J&E (framing sub) is laying out the second floor B (main building), exterior on A, and framing the 1st floor of B (main building).
    • NCS (network wiring sub) is setting cable trays on the second floor of B and C (main building classrooms).
    • Paragon (roofing sub) is roofing area C (main building classrooms)
    • RPMx (earthwork sub) is finishing the final grade of F and G (CTE), and J (field house).

    Jan 28 New SHS

    December 12, 2019

    Construction progress continues for the new Sherman High School. Below is a bulleted list of what is in progress for this upcoming week:

    • More than 300 workers are currently working on the construction site per day per day. The workers are filling up local hotel rooms, providing a boost to our city’s economy. 
    • The main building framing is ongoing, pouring stair treads, sprinklers going in section A which includes the main building and practice gyms. 
    • Area B on the second floor has decking done in the main building.
    • Area C (cafeteria) framing done. 
    • Area E (fine arts) roofing ongoing and the interior walls are done. 
    • Area H (auditorium) roofing in progress.  
    • Area D (comp gym) hanging steel in progress.
    • Area H (auditorium) catwalk in progress.
    • Area D (comp gym) walls are going up and in progress.
    • Area F and G (CTE) block construction are ongoing.
    • Area C (cafeteria) equipment is starting to go in.

    Dec 12 New SHS

    November 20, 2019

    Construction progress continues for the new Sherman High School. Below is a bulleted list of what is in progress for this upcoming week:

    • Miller Sierra (concrete sub) – poured area G (CTE) last Saturday and the last of area F (CTE) this week.
    • Plyler (steel sub) – steel erection is ongoing in B (main building).
    • Wilks (cmu sub) – block is ongoing in area D (comp gym) and J (field house).
    • JMEG (electrical sub) – overhead rough-in is ongoing in area E (fine arts) and C (cafeteria) and D (comp gym).
    • Century (mechanical) – plumbing and mechanical rough-in are ongoing on 2nd and 3rd floors of C (cafeteria). Mechanical is hanging straps in A (practice gyms).
    • PCI (utilities sub) – working in the courtyard, installing storm lines.

    Nov 20 New SHS

    October 28, 2019

    Construction progress continues for the new Sherman High School. Below is a bulleted list of what is in progress for this upcoming week:

    • Bond Progress Committee will tour the construction site today at 5 pm. They will enter off 1417 onto West Travis.
    • Area C (cafeteria) continues with overhead utilities framing is 75% complete. 
    • Area B (main building) cranes will begin erecting columns this week.
    • Area A (main building & practice gyms.) The third floor is ready for concrete this week.
    • Area H (auditorium) walls will be topped out by this week, and iron work will be able to follow with completion of the wall.

    OCt 28 New SHS

    September 19, 2020

    Construction progress continues for the new Sherman High School. Below is a bulleted list of what is in progress for this upcoming week:

    • Pre-Con coming for Roofing with Paragon. Roofing materials are arriving next Thursday. 
    • Running 300+ daily workers on site.
    • A (gyms) steel erection started, along with ICF.
    • B (main building) layout of walls done.
    • C (cafeteria) steel erection ongoing.
    • C (cafeteria) prepping for specific pours in this area.
    • E (fine arts) is decked.
    • CMU walls around the kitchen are going up.
    • F (CTE) backfill ongoing and starting final grade prepping for the pour.
    • D (comp gym) second pour this week. One more left to do next Friday.
    • J & K (MAC and field house) CMU ongoing and wrapping up this week. Brick starting soon.
    • Concession slab is done and moving to dugouts. Block going up.

    Sept 19 New SHS

    August 20, 2019

    Construction progress continues for the new Sherman High School. Below is a bulleted list of what is in progress for this upcoming week:

    • Miller Sierra (concrete sub) – Paving pour this Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 2 am.
    • JMEG (electrical sub) – Electrical rough-in at area E (fine arts), C (cafeteria), and H (auditorium).
    • Century (mechanical sub) – Acid waste in F (CTE). Underground sanitary in A (practice gyms).
    • Wilks (masonry sub) – CMU (blocks) ongoing in E (fine arts), C (cafeteria), and H (auditorium).
    • Plyler (steel sub) – Hanging joists in area C (cafeteria). They are preparing to start decking this area.
    • Scorpion (MAC steel sub) – Setting bracing around beams in area K (MAC).
    • PCI (utilities sub) – Underground storm line in area K (MAC).
    • RPMx (earthwork) – Providing water treating lime for upcoming paving on the northwest corner.

    Aug 20 New SHS