Parks & Recreation Projects

Watchung Stables

LOCATION:
Mountainside, New Jersey
OWNER:
Union County Improvement Authority
SERVICE:
Construction Management
PROJECT COST:
$5 Million
ACRES:
447
ARCHITECT:
RSC Architects
ENGINEER:
CME Associates

 

LOCATION:
Mountainside, New Jersey
OWNER:
Union County Improvement Authority
SERVICE:
Construction Management
PROJECT COST:
$5 Million
ACRES:
447
ARCHITECT:
RSC Architects
ENGINEER:
CME Associates

 

The scope of work includes various repairs, renovations, and new construction around the Watchung Stable grounds:

·Improvements to the Manure Shed and adjacent loading dock to address waste containment deficiencies and workplace safety hazards.
·Reconstruction of the drainage system and replacement of equestrian footing material at Riding Ring #4.
·Drainage improvements along the exterior of Indoor Riding Ring #5 to mitigate water intrusion.
·Staff Restroom / Locker Room Renovations to optimize a 23’ x 25’ (±575 SF) existing locker room area. Renovations will provide separate male and female locker rooms, private bathroom/changing areas, and additional locker space;
·New construction of a 10,000 SF Therapeutic Riding Building at the northeastern end of the site. The building will feature a 70’ x 100’ indoor ring, tack room, restroom, and viewing platform. The ADA-accessible structure will feature moveable roll up windows and skylights allowing for natural ventilation and lighting. The building will be accompanied by a reconfiguration of the upper parking lot to provide ADA accessible parking, horse trailer parking, and approximately 50 car parking spaces; and,
·Isolation Barn improvements, including general maintenance and repairs to the stucco, eaves, windows, doors, and roof drainage system.