Contact: Fran Brolley at - 815.224.0466

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Nov. 1 CTC Grand Opening invite

Capital Campaign
Major Gifts

$1 million – Miller Group Charitable Trust,November 2011
$100,000 -  Bill and Dian Taylor March 2012
$99,000 – USDA Rural Business Enterprise June2012
$25,000 -  IVCC Employee ContributionsJanuary 2012
$9,529 Miscellaneous Contributions
$300,000 – MAG IAS
Total - $2.09 million of $2.1 million goal

CTC Press Releases

Financial Plus pushes IVCC campaign over goal
$200,000 CTC appropriation made possible by Mautino
IVCC opens Peter Miler Community Technology Center
State OKs $23 million in CTC funding
CTC funding released
Governor announces CTC funding
IVCC announces $2.1 million campaign for CTC technology
Miller Charitable Trust makes $1 million gift to CTC campaign
IVCC breaks ground on $30.5 million CTC project
IVCC Employees donate $25,000 to CTC campaign
William and Dian Taylor Student Development Commons to honor Winnetka couple’s $100,000 Community Technology Center pledge
Barnes’ donate $1,000 to CTC campaign
$99,000 USDA grant to fund wind equipment
Manufacturing grant funds mechatronics purchase
IVCC partners with manufacturing giants to enhance CTC technology


Peter Miller Community Technology Center Photos and Updates
Peter Miller Community Technology Center Overview
Peter Miller Community Technology Center Groundbreaking
Community Technology Center Capital Campaign
Geothermal Field
Storm Water Detention Pond
Interior Sketches as of February 2012
CTC Prospectus (PDF)


Natural Science Lab Overview
Ottawa Center Overview
Physical Science Lab Overview
Truck Driver Training Building and Skills Path Overview


Construction Projects
Interior Sketches as of February 2012


Week of Aug. 27, 2012

CTC Project – Last 30 days

Building Shell

Precast panels complete

90 percent of precast panels grouted and caulked

Roofing continues with two crews working

Main entrance is framed

Exterior wall studs are 95 percent complete

1st Floor

Concrete slab on grade is complete

Interior CMU (concrete block walls) wall partitions 5 to 10 percent complete

Roof drain piping is in progress

Precast insulation is started

MEP (Mechanical, electrical, plumbing) rough-ins started

2nd Floor

Metal stud partitions are in progress

Rigid foam insulation is 80 percent complete

Spray foam insulation is 80  percent complete

Electrical and plumbing rough-ins started


Pond excavation is in progress

Geothermal field – horizontal loop complete and pressure tested


CTC Project – Next 30 Days

Building Shell

Roofing installation will continue

Precast grouting and caulking will continue

Main entrance metal stud frame will be complete

East entrance metal framing will start

Exterior vapor barrier will be installed


1st Floor

Interior CMU petitions will continue

Precast insulation complete

MEP rough-ins continue

2nd Floor

Metal stud framing will continue

MEP rough-ins will continue


Continue pond excavation

Landscaping of pond and geothermal field will start

CTC Project Phase 2

Asbestos abatement for buildings 5 and 10 is scheduled to begin on Aug. 29 and be complete by Sept 14.

Anticipate buildings 5 and 10 being available for construction Sept 17, 2012.

PHS Projects

Plumbing rough-in continues in Building D restroom stack. Plumber is currently waiting on wall carriers for toilets, urinals and lavatories to arrive. Plumber reports that carriers were scheduled to arrive on 8/24/12. Electrical rough-in and wall board installation will follow.

 Door Panic Hardware Replacement work has started. Contractor has all hardware on site with exception of key cylinders.