Center of Arts and Academics

Client: M B Kahn Construction Co., Inc.

Location: Charleston, SC

Completion Date: 2010

Services Provided:

Complete facility / site electrical installation including power distribution from (2) 6000A padmount secondary termination cabinets, lighting, communication ductbanks, and system raceways.

Construction on the 42.6 acre property broke ground in North Charleston, SC in May of 2008 and provides the Charleston County School District approximately 350,000 square feet of both middle and high school classroom buildings along with shared administration/media center, kitchen, cafeteria, gymnasium, theater, and central energy plant. The school offers a 600 seat theater comparable to the North Charleston Performing Arts stage.


The challenge of the construction of nine buildings being built simultaneously with a state of the art 600 seat performing arts stage.   To include a complex underground power and communication duct bank system to supply utilities to each bldg. Team work and communication made this possible!