Charleston Under Construction

Renovation of Dock Street Theater
135 Church St. 
Charleston

The renovations and additions to the Dock Street Theater, dating to 1809, includes seismic retrofitting in concrete and steel, complete restoration of the exterior which included masonry, stucco, and brownstone, site drainage improvements, complete renovation to the electrical, mechanical, theatrical lighting and sound systems, seating refurbishment, addition of three elevators, ADA-compliant improvements, interior renovations of the decorative wood and plaster trim ornaments and renovation of the floor, wall and ceiling finishes. 
Developer: City of Charleston Department of Parks
Architect: Evans & Schmidt, Architects, Charleston
General contractor: NBM Construction Co. Inc., North Charleston
Engineers: Forsberg Engineering & Surveying Inc., Charleston (civil); ADC Engineering Inc., Hanahan (structural); Charleston Engineering Consultants Inc., Charleston (mechanical and electrical)                                         
Estimated completion date: January 2010
Estimated total cost: $15,600,000

Charleston Regional Business Journal

Charleston Under Construction Fall 2009