The Bodies: The Exhibition – Atlanta Station
Chandlee and Sons Construction Company signed a contract with Premier Exhibitions for the design/build of a new location for THE BODIES exhibit in Atlantic Station in northwest Atlanta. Seth Chandlee, Chief Executive Officer at Chandlee Holdings, LLC, stated on January 31, 2017 that the contract was secured and design was beginning immediately.
Senior Project Manager, Carey Hughes, is running this project. Project Administrator, Lindsey Kitchens, stated on February 25 that the project is currently in permitting with demolition and framing underway. The scope of this commercial design/build project also included protecting the existing floor finishes, while finishing existing walls and constructing new dividing walls. Fire rated doors were added along with new acoustical ceiling tiles and a new exit door. Plumbing, electrical, HVAC and sprinkler systems were upgraded. All finished wall services were painted.
The new Atlantic Station address for The Bodies: The Exhibition is 1381 Market Street near the Dillard’s Department Store. The exhibition will open in their new venue March 27, 2017. The Certificate of Occupancy was presented the last week in April after a temporary certificate was issued earlier.