Local company awarded ODU’s Foreman Field reconstruction contract

The vision for Old Dominion Football Foreman Field rebirth. Credit: Old Dominion University/Populous and Moseley Architects

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Old Dominion University announced the name of the company who will reconstruct Foreman Field, the university’s football stadium.

The university awarded the reconstruction contract to S.B. Ballard Construction Company, a local company based out of Virginia Beach. The contract agreement is anticipated to be finalized on Oct 20.

Photos: ODU Foreman Field Rebirth plans

Engineering firm Mosley and design consultant Populous, along with university staff, will work with the construction company to come up with a programming process for the stadium’s reconstruction.

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The Old Dominion Board of Visitors approved the reconstruction plan in June, 2016.