Sports Field Holdings Inc. breaks ground on largest facilities project to date at Viking Student Center in Staten Island, New York
30 March 2017
Sports Field Holdings, Inc. through its wholly owned subsidiary FIRSTFORM Inc.announced it has completed the design phase of the new Viking Student Center and has begun construction of the new building.
St. Joseph By-the-Sea High School is taking another step to reinforce their standing as a premier provider of top quality education services in the New York City area. The new state of the art Viking Student Center will supplement an already enriching student experience by providing a 3000sf Fitness / Workout Area, 2500sf Cheerleading / Fencing / Dance Practice Area, NFL Style Football Locker Room, Men’s & Ladies Athletic Locker Rooms, Student Spirit Store & Meeting Rooms, all supported by a large Student Rotunda for gathering in-between and after classes.
Father Michael P. Reilly, Principal of St. Joseph By-The-Sea High School comment regarding the new addition saying, “FirstForm takes an innovative approach to design that is the best we have seen and we are thrilled to be implementing their suggestions and recommendations.”
The schools’ athletic director, Richard Bruno, commented as well mentioning that “the professionalism displayed by the entire FirstForm team was above and beyond the level of service that school had ever received in the past. Their site managers are always on site and available and their project manager is always coordinating and professionally moving our project forward. We are very impressed with their ability to deliver on the exact specifications requested in the contract.”
Sports Field’s CEO Jeromy Olson stated “This opportunity showcases our architectural design capabilities in the sports facilities industry. Sports facilities design and construction represents a major source of the Company’s revenue and the project at St Joe’s is one of our major contracts for 2017 at $4,900,000. We are pleased to present the school with a premier, state of the art facility, incorporating the latest innovations in architectural design, engineering and construction capabilities.”