Queens Village Day School

Queens, NY

Construction of a new, 11,000 SF full service child daycare center in the Springfield Gardens neighborhood of Queens. The center provides childcare for infants to six year olds seven days a week.

Architect

Murawski Susa Architects PC, New Hyde Park, NY

Client

MVA Enterprises LLC, Queens, NY

Features

  • enlargement of existing occupied structure involving con- struction of a new second floor level, relocation of core elements, and installation of a new elevator
  • fast-track construction requiring sustained and intense inter- action amongst owner, architect and designers, daycare operators, and fabricators
  • challenging site logistics including material staging, lift sched- uling, and other logistics and safety precautions managed throughout project construction
  • construction managed without business interruption to existing tenants on first floor and cellar
  • “childproofing” design throughout for “vulnerable” occupants
  • new fenced-in rooftop playground with rubber paver sys- tem and designated “shade area”
  • extensive fire life safety and system intergration to bring existing space up to code compliance

Services

Construction Management