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9/28/2020 Project Update

by: Ron Bloom



This week shows the completion of paving for our property except for the construction entrance. In addition curbing has started in several areas around the main building. The irrigation team is continuing to put in lines around the building.

Several additional internal door frames at the main entrance, children’s church and sanctuary. Electrical wiring continues to be pulled thru out the main building. The main power panel has been delayed due to a failure i...

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9/11/2020 Project Update

by: Ron Bloom



This week finds continued work on the property as our

site contractor gets the parking and roadway areas ready

for paving. We have now obtained power on the modular

complex. Working on removing children’s water fountains,

fixing roof leaks, testing out the electrical and Air Conditioners

on the modulars. Continuing work on the hanging ceiling grids

in the office and children’s area. Primer coat is being applied to


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8/30/2020 Project Update

by: Ron Bloom



We are mudding the drywall in various places within the office

and children’s area. Received inspection by our power company

and the City of Clermont on the electrical interface to the modular

complex. All is a go for power. We have requested a power meter

from SECO to allow us to activate the electrical system for the

modulars. The stone company has completed installation of the

stonework on the front of our sanctuary and the c...

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8/23/20 Project Update

by: Ron Bloom



This week has seen a lot of change on the property. Millenium Electric continues to setup the power system that connects with the modular complex. Our next action is to obtain inspections by both the City of Clermont and our power company Sumter Electric. The steel decking for the platform has been completed. Requested inspections so that we can pour the concrete on the decking next week. Sealing up the joints on the wallboard in both the children’s area and the o...

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7/10/2020 Project Update

by: Ron Bloom



This week continues with finishing the rough end for the numerous disciplines (plumbing, electrical, fire system, audio visual). Sheet rock

installation continues in the children’s area and starts in the office

area. The sidewalks continue to be poured in the front of the church

as well as both ends of the modular complex.

All the under-platform installations & completion of city inspection

s were done. Closing up the platform wil...

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7/25/2020 Project Update

by: Ron Bloom



Hancock Project-Week ending 7/25/2020

This week the building project continued to complete the rough in for electrical, plumbing, A/C and remaining amount of framing. Worked with our Audio-Visual contractor to complete the placement of boxes on the sanctuary platform in preparation for pouring the stage. All insulation has been placed on the sanctuary walls and exterior of the Children’s area.  Framed in the AVL booth for the sanctuary. Designed the AVL...

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