Central Campus Construction

Wittson/Wigton April 2 Update

Progress Update:

  • Wittson Level 4 – Labs 4033, 4037, 4038 will be unavailable April 2-4 for abatement work. Wittson-> Sorrell and Wittson -> Bennett SKYWALKS WILL BE CLOSED due to hallway abatement
    • Highlighted plan sent out last week showing affected area.
  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 South (Library) – Moved
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order. ETA for equipment is April 15-22nd.
  • L7, Finishing wall flattening work in E->W hallway. Wallpaper to finish is on order
  • L6 & McGoogan staircase –Wallpaper touch ups happening May 8-18. Coordination on upcoming laminate work at staircase.
  • L5 – Demo for the glass wall is complete. Podium delivered.
  • L4 – Open for traffic east and west through Heritage Center and Wittson.
  • Lab 4004 – Working on installation of suspension system. HCI working on card access.
  • L4/L3 – Working on 42nd street vestibule, interior framing in progress.
  • L3 Center Stair. Open for traffic – painting work will happen this weekend.
  • L3 – Hospitalist PH2 part 1 – Moving forward with adding a wall mounted screen.
  • L3 Hospitalist PH 2 part 2 – Data, punchlist.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 –2 activations for more data so computer can move for Comp Med.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Will be on L5 starting April 8.
  • AVISPL – Returning on April 13 to continue L4 & L5 screens
  • University Tower L3– open to traffic. Working inside conference 3130, hallway is complete.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side started
  • Heritage – Working on Canopy, HVAC balancing, punchlist.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Paving poured yesterday – next work to do is installing sidewalk concrete.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – Still working on sub grade drainage.  
  • Exterior – Emile Ramp – prelim designs continuing on traffic control device and lighting.  

Schedule:

  • L8 South (Library) – Work to be completed the week of April 5 – (finishing shelves, installing card access)
    • Schedule dates. Furniture April 5-17. Moving items north to south April 17-21. Surplusing items in 8N starts April 22.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 8 Hallway between elevator and library. Goal is to have this area walkable and dust free by April 15. Work to be completed the week of April 5 – ceiling framing, lighting, inspections, ceiling pads.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending previous phase.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – potential move April 19
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – Dunkin is working on final construction plans. Tentative ETA on completion – June.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Skywalks will be out of service – see notes at top of page 1.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction until Mid-May.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist phase 2 Part 2 – move in April.
  • Wittson Hall – L2 – Lockers – Installing locker trims the week of April 19
  • Heritage Center furniture install phase will continue
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 30
  • Heritage Center Completion of audio visual – April 30
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – TBD
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – TBD
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – TBD
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – May 1 depending on weather. Sculpture following.

Budget Status:

  • Approved Budget = 31.4M
  • Planned Spend = 31.4M

Key Risks or Issues:

  • Insert any project risks or issues being tracked, and any updates or action on issues since last update
    • Safety – No issues
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – North courtyard and south sculpture are a rush to get completed in time.
    • Budget – no contingency left.

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