Envision Science Academy

Location:  Wake Forest, NC

Square Footage:  62,000

Completion Date:  2017

Construction Cost:  $9,725,000

Services: Entitlement and Construction Management

Envision Science Academy is a K-8 NC STEM Charter School located on 15 acres in Wake Forest. The 2-story facility contains sizeable classrooms, science and STEAM labs, a middle school regulation size gymnasium, and adjacent recreational space consisting of playground areas, athletic fields, and open spaces.

Youngsville Academy

Location:  Youngsville, NC

Square Footage:  53,000

Completion Date:  2018 est.

Construction Cost:  $8,880,000

Services: Development and Entitlement

Youngsville Academy is a K-8 Charter School located in Youngsville, just north of Wake Forest. Blue Heel was selected as the developer for a new 53,000 square foot, 2-story facility.  The facility is currently under construction with an estimated completed date of December 2018. BC Construction Group is the design-builder for this project and all plans and renderings are under Copywrite by BC Construction Group.

Centennial Science Center

Location:  Raleigh, NC

Square Footage:  72,000

Completion Date:  June 15, 2010

Construction Cost:  $20,000,000

Services: Construction Management, Leasing and Tenant Upfit Management

During her time at Keystone Corporation, Julie Gavaghan (now with Blue Heel Development) oversaw the construction of this 72,000 SF Class A laboratory and office building. The Centennial Science Center consists of a steel frame and elevated concrete composite slabs on metal decking with a free standing parking deck. The exterior consists of three colors of brick veneer, metal panels, glass curtainwall, storefront windows and entrance doors. There are 268 solar panels installed on the roof.