Project Name: Additions & Alterations to the Hart Middle School Complex
Project Address: 450 Park Avenue, East Orange, NJ
Project Contract Amount: $10,029,000
Project Executive: Mark D. Hall
Project Manager: Joseph Isdanavage
Executive Supervisors: Roy Ralph/Ray Hansen
Owner's Name/Contact Person: East Orange Board of Education - Everett Jennings, CCE
Owner's Address: 715 Park Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07017
Owner's Phone/Fax Numbers:

Phone: 973-266-5761 / Fax: 973-266-5854

Design/Build Engineer:
(Design/Build Portion)

Dawn Engineering, Inc. - Jozef Zurawski / DIGroupArchitecture - Jeff Venezia
Phone: 732-739-8844/Fax: 732-739-8870

Architect's Name/Contact Person: L. Robert Kimball & Associates
Mr. David Chase
Architect's Phone: Phone: 609-577-0304
Description of Project:

  • Design/Build emergency stabilization of exterior walls/foundations and underpinning
  • Phased while occupied
  • Double crews during summer months
  • Complete renovation and addition to this 170,000 sq.ft., 3 school complex
  • New reception lobby and theatre/stage/control room
  • New gymnasium and athletic equipment
  • New kitchens and cafeterias (2)
  • New classrooms and administrative offices (26)
  • Existing classrooms renovated (40)
  • Restored exterior brick masonry, brick replacement/repointing
  • Extensive site utilities and landscaping
  • ADA upgrades
  • Project completed five months ahead of schedule