Central Campus Construction

Williams Science Hall Update 8/21/20

Progress Update: Not a lot of change from last week as we wrap up Phase 1 levels 3 and 4 for partial occupancy

  • Domestic water shut-down – complete.
  • Air Handler 2 – delivery tentatively – September 1-2
    • Crane onsite on the East side of the building – 2 days
    • 1 day shutdown for tie-in – this will be October timeframe
  • Flooring installation 3rd floor in-progress
  • Ceiling grid installation – complete
    • Ceiling pads following final inspections
  • Final Above Ceiling Inspections for 3rd and 4th
  • Restroom tiling finishing on 1st floor; final fixture installation
  • New RO System & piping
  • Electrical and plumbing work is ongoing
  • HVAC ductwork for AHU2 almost complete in preparation for the unit’s arrival
  • IT closets are being outfitted from top down – floor sealed, cabinets installed; UPSs, etc.
  • IT cabling is complete – awaiting termination
  • Glass walls on 3rd and 4th floors in atrium/elevator lobbies is complete
  • Glass railing system for 2nd floor catwalk and atrium stairs is onsite – installation has started
  • New doors are installed on 3rd and 4th; working on 2nd and 1st
  • Card reader rough-ins – need IT and power
  • Elevators and Elevator lobbies:
    • Interior finishes ordered
    • Floor leveler installation prior to tile
  • Exterior: No change this week.
    • EIFS work to continue all next week on North and West facades 
      • The underside of the soffit on the Southwest corner was demoed
    • New glass installed with fritted pattern – almost complete

Schedule

  • 8/28 – 3rd & 4th floors complete on Phase 1 (temp Cert. of Occupancy)
  • 9/2 – relocations of Phase 2 occupants to start
  • 9/7 – Phase 2, 4th floor, South ½ work to begin
  • 9/14 – Phase 2, 3rd floor work to begin
  • 9/22 – Atrium and Phase 1 floors 1 and 2 (temp Cert. of Occupancy)
  • Contractor Substantial Completion: 03/15/20
  • First Use of Space: Varies by temp Certificate of Occupancy; I will keep everyone informed as we near each groups move date
    • 1st series of moves are Phase 2 occupants over to Phase 1 space

Budget Status:

  • Approved Budget = $12,673,300
  • Planned Spend = $12,587,799
Williams Science Hall – New glass installed
Williams Science Hall – new glass installed

Questions? Contact Erin Peters

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