UNH MUB Exterior Renovations, Durham, NH

Scope of Work consisted of demolition to remove asbestos paneling, sheathing, metal and wood framing. New composite insulated metal panels were installed over new wood framing and structural sheathing. All trim was wrapped in heavy aluminum and exposed beams/wood were painted. All work had to be scaffolded, some areas over 80+ feet.

UNH Macfarlane Greenhouse, Durham, NH

Demolition of three existing greenhouses and installation of a new 84’ wide by 96’ long greenhouse with 8 individual rooms inside the main building. Each room to be equipped with grow lights and individual temperature controls for research on various plants. Project includes new generator, updated electrical service, and remodel of existing head house corridor.

Leavitt Center Transportation Garage, Durham, NH

Supplied and installed two heavy duty replacement bus lifts at the UNH maintenance garage. Each lift had two self-contained pistons capable of lifting at least a 30,000lb load each. Lifts also had to be capable of accommodating vehicles with wheelbases in a range of 150” to 220”. Project construction schedule required one bus lift to … Read more

Congress Street Structural Renovations

Careno Construction was hired to provide structural engineering to shore and raise an existing building in busy downtown Portsmouth during the summer months. Work included structurally shoring Congress Street from collapsing and adding new foundation shoring to a four-story occupied building. Concrete forms were placed from outside the building and from within the basement. All … Read more