Fairgrounds Nashville Improvement Project Update: The Week in Review: July 15-19

July 22, 2019

Construction Update

  • Brick veneer installation over door jambs is in progress in in all expo buildings.
  • Site utility work is underway, including subsurface drainage for gutters and downspouts.
  • Concrete curbs and walkways at the sheds have been completed and asphalt paving is underway.
  • Installation of roll-up doors in all buildings was finished during the week.
  • Storefront glass placement began in all three expo buildings and should be complete within the next week.
  • In the Expo 2 kitchen and cafe area, metal stud placement completed and MEP (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing) wrapped up.)
  • Painting of restrooms in Expo 1 finished.
  • All toilet fixture installation is in progress.

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Expo 3 - Porch
The South porch of Expo 3 nearing completion.

Expo 3 bay door
Overhead door for easy load-in, also at the south end of Expo 3.

Expo 2 interior looking west
View towards the front (west) end of Expo 2.

Floor box for electrical
Detailed photo of state-of-the-art floor box, which gives exhibitors access to electricity and compressed air, among other features.