Howard County Public Schools - High School #13

Grounded Electrical Construction was awarded the 16A-Electrical contract for the multi-prime Howard County Public Schools - High School #13 project managed by Oak Contracting. This $14 million dollar  3-year electrical project located in Jessup, MD is to construct a new 3-story 289,148 square foot high school along with a stadium building, outdoor storage structure, (3) parking lots with bus loop,  (4) athletic fields, (2) basketball court and (6) tennis courts. The anticipated completion is in May, 2023. 

Grounded Electrical Constructions scope of work includes (but not limited to) the following:

  • Dry site utilities (primary, secondary, generator, lighting, telecommunications, lighting, power and temporary)
  • Overhead temporary service
  • Site lighting
  • Interior lighting
  • Exterior Lighting
  • Sports Lighting (40' mast)
  • Theatrical lighting, curtains and rigging
  • Digital and analog lighting controls
  • 500KW Generator w/ associated automatic transfer switches
  • Generator docking stations
  • Gear
  • 224KW Grid-tied photovoltaic (solar) system
  • Fire alarm
  • Wiring devices
  • Telecommunications
  • Audio/Video
  • Security (access control, closed circuit television and intrusion detection)
  • Paging
  • Clocks
  • Equipment connections

Owner: Board of Education of Howard County

Construction Manager: Oak Contracting, LLC

Architect: TCA Architects

Electrical Engineer: James Posey Associates