Yalmer Mattilla Construction located in Houghton, Michigan was awarded the contract for the interior rehabilitation architectural and engineering construction work. Interior work will begin in June of this year and is expected to take approximately 12 months to complete. Yalmer Mattila Construction had previously completed an interior rehabilitation of the former Calumet & Hecla General Office Building, now park headquarters. Park staff willbe meeting with Yalmer MAttila in early June to have a kick off meeting for the construction project. The contract for the fabrication of the interior exhibits for Calumet Visitor Center has not yet been awarded.
Members of the project team met with exhibit designer, Krister Olmon, May 3 & 4 to review copies of exhibit design that will be used for the fabrication bid solicitation.
RBH Multimedia, Inc. was awarded the contract for the design and fabrication of the audio visual and multimedia pieces of the exhibit. Members of the exhibit project team met with staff from RBH Multimedia May 3 through 6.
Color Ad Signs and Graphics was awarded the contract for construction of the visitor information desk, sales fixtures and the re-creation of the third floor stage mural. Staff from the park and Harpers Ferry Center meet with a representative of Color Ad May 25 & 26 to discuss the project.