Category Archives: Construction
Knox College Facilities Services staff survey elevation to prepare the surface of a new cross-campus pathway south of Old Main.
Facilities Services staff examine an underground utility box that had to be raised to level of the new sidewalk on West Street.
A Knox College student working in the Grounds Department over the summer heaves bricks into a truck bed after removing them from fill dirt.
Knox College Facilities Services staff renovate a residence hall over the summer, in preparation for fall term.
The old brick walk is uncovered during construction of a new concrete sidewalk along West Street in Galesburg, next to Knox College’s Umbeck Science Mathematics Center.
A member of the Knox College facilities services staff smooths newly poured concrete for a sidewalk along West Street in Galesburg, next to the Umbeck Science-Mathematics Center. Photo by John Williams.
Facilities services staff applies stain to trim on new windows in the entry area of Borzello Hall at Knox College, in preparation for new space for the college’s career center and community service offices.
Following completion of the new facility for the campus communication office, a temp worker cleans an adjacent storage shed. A cross-post from this month’s KnoxPix gallery. Photo by Peter Bailley.
Above, Max Getz, mason and concrete specialist on the Facilities Services staff at Knox College, checks the first course in a curved wall. Below, he and an assistant install flashing at a rectangular planter. Both are features of the new … Continue reading