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Columbus Crew SC holds topping out ceremony at OhioHealth Performance Center

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The final steel column at the Columbus Crew SC's OhioHealth Performance Center was put into place Friday at a topping out ceremony. (WSYX/WTTE)

The final steel column at the Columbus Crew SC's OhioHealth Performance Center was put into place Friday at a topping out ceremony.

The partnership between the Crew and OhioHealth was announced in February and ground was broken on the new training facility on June 8.

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The OhioHealth Performance Center is scheduled to open in the summer of 2021 and will feature a 42,000-square foot training facility for all Crew soccer operations, including first-team and academy.

The OhioHealth Performance Center will also feature two First Team natural grass fields, supported by hydronic heating and SubAir systems; one natural grass field and artificial turf for Academy use; and a seasonal bubble over the stadium field.

It will also feature a first-team locker room and film room, player and performance areas, a player lounge, sleep/recovery room, weight room, training room, a hydrotherapy area, a full-service kitchen and dining area and specific locker rooms, lounges, training and equipment rooms for the Crew SC Academy.

The facility will be located on the team's existing site, which opened in 1999 and will become the home tot eh Crew headquarters, player training grounds, and will be placed next to a new community park.

You can track progress at the construction site here.

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