Fairgrounds Nashville Improvement Project Update: The Week in Review: July 22-26

July 29, 2019

Construction Update

  • Our concrete contractor is working on the pedestrian ramp at Expo 2 and prepping for concrete pavement at the Arena.
  • Door trims are being installed.
  • Installation of sectional roll-up doors was completed during the week as were the mullions for storefront glass.
  • The air turnover units (HVAC system that prevents having visible duct work) are continuing to be closed off the by the MEP team.
  • Outdoors, excavation on placement of the bio-retention ponds started.
  • The western retaining wall is now complete and received fence posts for a more finished looked.
  • As pictured below, pervious pavers are continuing to be laid at Shed 1.

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Expo 1 - Interior
An obstacle-free shot of Expo 1, all 55,000 square feet of it and almost ready for shows.

Siding and storefront detail
A detail shot of siding in 'Fairgrounds Blue' with storefront window to the right.

Shed 1 pavers
Pervious pavers outside Shed 1.