Topping out ceremony
Construction on the $13 million project began in January 2012. It is expected to be finished by summer 2013 in time for the fall semester.
Beam me up, SHP!
Then join us at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 4 on 9th Ave. South as we watch crews “top out” the building by hoisting the final top beam in place.
Webcam to watch SHP building addition
Simply click on http://220.127.116.11 and type in Guest1 for the user and 1Guest for the password. Be sure to type in the wording exactly with the upper case letter. Once you log in, click on the “single” tab at the top. The image is refreshed every three seconds.
SHP is adding two floors with laboratories and state-of-the art amenities to accommodate a modern-day classroom. The Department of Health Services Administration will consolidate into the new space. An Executive Learning Center will serve as the centerpiece to seat about 100 students as well as separate break out rooms.
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a....crane!
The skyline around the School of Health Professions Building (SHPB) is looking a little different lately. For weeks, construction crews from B.L. Harbert International of Birmingham have been prepping to begin the work to add two floors to SHPB. On Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, crews began assembling the huge crane to be used during construction of the additional floors.