City Colleges of Chicago Libraries
Since being selected as a JOC Contract in 2011, Ujamaa Construction has completed several library at the many campuses of the City College of Chicago.
Ujamaa Construction Inc. completed the 20,000sqft of Olive Harvey Library renovation in an active campus. The work included assisting with cataloging existing books for temporary relocation, demolition of the existing space, and temporary partition barriers. New flooring, reconfigured wall partitions for group study, new library circulation desk, new flooring, millwork, ceilings, HVAC and Electrical distributions. This project was completed under the JOC Contract program, it was opened in time for the fall enrollment.
At the Richard J. Daley College campus, Ujamaa completed the accelerated schedule renovation that included new computer labs to better accommodate students’ research needs, new furniture, electrical and data components, fixture and finished. To accomplish the schedule, Ujamaa self-perform all interior demolition and all carpentry trade work.