Cohoes Van Schaick

Description

Public School Renovation

Owner

City of Cohoes, New York

Location

Cohoes, NY

Role

Electrical Contractor

Summary

The Cohoes City School District is located in the City of Cohoes, which is situated on the banks of the Hudson and Mohawk rivers. The district is located about 10 miles north of the city of Albany in Albany County. About 1,950 students attend the Cohoes City Schools.

Work at this school was for a complete renovation of the existing 3-story building along with a 3-story addition off the rear of the school. Kasselman Electric installed a new fire alarm system. Kasselman Electric also furnished and installed a 250kW Caterpillar Generator complete with concrete pad and associated site work to keep the school’s power running in the event of a power outage. The interior of the school saw over 350 new lighting fixtures plus 50 new exit signs and 50 wall mounted emergency lights. A new Public Address System, Clock System, and Phone System was also installed under our contract.