Central Campus Construction

Wittson/Wigton February 12 Update

Progress Update:

  • Level 4 – restrooms will close Feb 28th. Level 3 restrooms will still be in service for use by L4 occupants.
  • Level 4 – Concrete Floor saw cutting, jack hammering starting Feb 15 and continuing for 2-3 weeks. Noise and vibration will be high. Hours will be 630pm to 630am. This is for the creation of the new vestibule on 42nd street. Info attached.
  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 – working on framing, door frames, top out drywall.
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order. ETA end of March
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, wallpaper touch ups starting soon. Will take place over spring break. Exact times are March 6-13 for Level 7 and March 14-21 for Level 6.
  • L5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson.  Flooring.
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall.
  • Lab 4004 – HCI working on card access.
  • L4/L3 – Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed. Structural work at vestibule continues. Work in ceilings, electrical, sprinklers, mechanical. (see note above in yellow)
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair. Wall guard installation, Waiting on delayed doors and hardware. Once DI is complete on Feb 19, poly will be installed to close the area off.
  • L3 – Hospitalist PH2 part 1 –  door key cores, furniture in 3069, (requested addition of another wall mounted TV)
  • L3 Hospitalist PH 2 part 2 – Electrical/Mechanical/ceiling installation.
  • L2 laminate on order to do trim between lockers. Delivers Feb 23.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. Sheet metal enclosure complete on 1 side. Added cooler and light are complete. Side 2 sheet metal can be installed. Should be complete by 2-20(Installer is out with Covid)
  • Dimensional Innovations – Installing wall Graphic on L3
  • AVISPL – Starting screen installations March 1
  • University Tower L3– carpet cleaning, furniture moving, hallway construction, then moving.
  • UT L5, 6 – Missing windows are under construction.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction, starts soon.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage – Working on removing shoring posts, lighting, fire alarm, fire sprinklers, paint, final HVAC then ceilings, grilles, final paint, flooring and punchlist.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – No work due to cold
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – No work due to cold

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) – Tentative schedule. Punchlist start March 15. Floor grinding/polish starts March 22. Furniture moves start March 29.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture TBD based on decisions/ordering.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until Mid March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor “Dunkin Donuts” has been selected. Current completion date of Dunkin work is June 7 but discussions are going to be had to accelerate this date. Currently waiting on plans/agreement/scope of work from Dunkin Headquarters
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and – date will coincide with closure of L4 restrooms.– Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • 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 May.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist phase 2 Part 2 – Furniture in March, move in late March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December to Mid March   
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. – Dec to end of Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Feb. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after. Sterilizer should be complete by 2-20(Installer is out with Covid)
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction. Opening March 1
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts March  8
  • Heritage Center first use of space – Mid-March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April 30 – Screen installation start March 1
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – May depending on weather.

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 –
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on(material deliveries mostly impacted, manpower becoming more scarce)
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Decisions or Resources Needed: None.

Wittson/Wigton February 5 Update

Progress Update:

  • Level 4 – Concrete Floor saw cutting, jack hammering starting Feb 15 at 7am and continuing for 2-3 weeks. Noise and vibration will be high. Hours will be 7am to 5pm. This is for the creation of the new vestibule on 42nd street.
  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 – working on framing, door frames, top out drywall.
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, wallpaper touch ups starting soon.
  • L5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson.  Flooring.
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed. Structural work at vestibule continues. Work in ceilings, electrical, sprinklers, mechanical.
  • Lab 4004 – working on data and cabling left to do.
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair. Flooring, Fire valve cabinets, Laminating drywall over old zolotone paint, then wall guard.
  • L3 working on data activations in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 Electrical/Mechanical/ceiling installation.
  • L2 laminate on order to do trim between lockers.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. Sheetmetal enclosure complete on 1 side. Added cooler and light are complete. Side 2 sheetmetal can be installed.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Coordinating needs for upcoming installations.
  • AVISPL – Starting screen installations March 1
  • University Tower L3– carpet cleaning, furniture moving, hallway construction, then moving.
  • UT L5, 6 – Missing windows will replaced by Feb 23.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction, starts soon
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage – Working on removing shoring posts, lighting, fire alarm, fire sprinklers, paint, final HVAC then ceilings, grilles, final paint, flooring and punchlist.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Cleanup from snow events.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – Re-engineering drainage design from conflict with existing underground electrical.

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) – Tentative schedule. Punchlist start March 15. Floor grinding/polish starts March 22. Furniture moves start March 28.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts March 8.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until Mid March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor “Dunkin Donuts” has been selected. Current completion date of Dunkin work is June 7 but discussions are going to be had to accelerate this date. Currently waiting on plans/agreement/scope of work from Dunkin Headquarters
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and – date will coincide with closure of L4 restrooms once new RR are able to be used.(Late Feb) – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • 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 May.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, installation of technology/data port activation progressing, moving mid-Feb. Part 2 – Furniture in March, move in late March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December to end of Feb   
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. – Dec to Mid Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Feb. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction. Opening March 1
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts March  8
  • Heritage Center first use of space – Mid-March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April – Screen installation start March 1, Dimensional innovations start Feb 11.
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – May depending on weather.

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 –
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on(material deliveries mostly impacted, manpower becoming more scarce)
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Decisions or Resources Needed: None.

Wittson/Wigton January 29 Update

Progress Update:

  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 – working on framing, door frames, top out drywall.
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, few small items left to do.
  • L5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson.  Flooring.
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed. Structural work at vestibule continues. Work in ceilings, electrical, sprinklers, mechanical.
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair. Flooring, Fire valve cabinets, Laminating drywall starts soon over old zolotone paint, then wall guard.
  • L3 working on punchlist in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 Electrical/Mechanical/ceiling installation.
  • L2 laminate on order to do trim between lockers.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. Sheetmetal enclosure complete on 1 side. Installation of condensate cooler/trap complete. Working soon on additional light requested, waiting on card access.
  • Dimensional Innovations – DI has given us wrong cabling information – DI should be revising most recent set of drawings and sending to UNMC asap.
  • AVISPL – complete with pre-wiring.
  • University Tower L3– working on mechanical/electrical for new HVAC system.
  • UT L5, 6 – Windows arrival ETA Feb 3.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction, coordination in progress.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage – Flooring on L4 has made a big improvement, also working on removing shoring posts, finishing areas from where posts were located, lighting at bases of columns.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Removing snow.  
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – Re-engineering drainage design from conflict with existing underground electrical.

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) – Tentative schedule. Floor grinding/polish starts March 8. Punchlist start March 15. Furniture moves start March 22.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts March 8.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor “Dunkin Donuts” has been selected. Current completion date of Dunkin work is June 7 but discussions are going to be had to accelerate this date. Currently waiting on development of plans from Dunkin Headquarters
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and – date will coincide with closure of L4 restrooms once new RR are able to be used.(Late Feb) – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction to April.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, installation of technology/data port activation progressing, moving mid-Feb. Part 2 – Furniture in March, move in late March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December to Feb   
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. – Dec to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Feb. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Mid-Feb
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts March  8
  • Heritage Center first use of space – mid-March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April – Screen installation start March 1, Dimensional innovations start Feb 11.
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.  

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 –
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on(material deliveries mostly impacted, manpower becoming more scarce)
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Wigton January 22 Update

Progress Update:

  • L8 – working on framing and drywall, Mechanical HVAC installations.
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Budget addenda has been approved today. Equipment engineering documents are under review.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, few small items left to do.
  • L5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson. Framing and installing drywall inside Heritage including Multitaction Wall, Restroom work including partitions and countertops. Ceiling framing, Lighting
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed. Structural work at vestibule continues. Restroom work including partitions and countertops.  Working on west side construction of new connection point to Heritage MEP.
  • Lab 4004. Finishing last steps, data, AV, key cores
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair. Flooring in progress
  • L3 working on punchlist in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 Electrical/Mechanical/ceiling installation.
  • L2 laminate on order to do trim between lockers.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. Sheetmetal enclosure complete on 1 side. Installation of condensate cooler/trap will start Monday.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Working through exact needs and coordination with construction – ongoing.
  • AVISPL – on site this week pre-wiring for the L4 and L5 screens.
  • University Tower L3– working on mechanical/electrical. Windows arrival ETA Jan 26. Wallpaper removal and tape/finish/paint in progress.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction, coordination in progress.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage – Lifts were removed this week. Flooring starts.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on site paving.  
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – working on concrete bases for future hardscape,

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) – furniture moves late February/early March, go live in March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts in Late Feb, move in March 2021.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor “Dunkin Donuts” has been selected. Current completion date of Dunkin work is June 7 but discussions are going to be had to accelerate this date.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and – date will coincide with closure of L4 restrooms once new RR are able to be used.(Late Feb) – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction to April.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, installation of technology/data port activation progressing. Part 2 – Furniture in March, move in late March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December to Feb   
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. – Dec to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Jan. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Mid-Feb
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts Late Feb/March
  • Heritage Center first use of space – late March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April – Screen installation start March 1, Dimensional innovations start Feb 11.
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.  

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 –
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on(material deliveries mostly impacted, manpower becoming more scarce)
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Wigton January 15 Update

Progress Update:

  • Plumbing – Domestic water shutdown (sinks, toilets, eyewash) on Jan 21 at 11pm to Jan 22 at 6am.
  • L8 – working on framing and drywall, Mechanical HVAC installations. Fireproofing pull test results Monday.
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Budget addenda has been approved today. Equipment engineering documents are being designed.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, few small items left to do.
  • L5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson. Framing and installing drywall inside Heritage including Multitaction Wall, Restroom work including partitions and countertops. Ceiling framing soon.
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed. Structural work at vestibule. Restroom work including partitions and countertops.  Working on west side construction of new connection point to Heritage MEP.
  • Lab 4004. Finishing last steps, data, AV, key cores
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair. Flooring in progress
  • L3 working on data/punchlist in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 code fixes are in progress.
  • L2 mobilizing to do trim between lockers in locker rooms.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. The unit is complete pending the delivery of the sheetmetal enclosure. The enclosure is custom built by the sterilizer vendor/installer.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Working through exact needs and coordination with construction – ongoing.
  • AVISPL – coordination in progress. Discussions are taking place on L5 MT wall functionality
  • University Tower L3– working on terra cotta façade and windows, mechanical, electrical, framing, demo, flooring, cleanup. Some windows were mis-measured by contractors and are being re-ordered, ETA Jan 23. Wallpaper removal and tape/finish/paint in progress.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction, coordination in progress.
  • University Tower –South side restoration will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage, currently working on punchlist high ceiling area. Working our way down as we finish.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on site paving.  
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – working on concrete bases for future hardscape,

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) – furniture moves late February/early March, go live in March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts in Feb 2021, move in March 2021.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor “Dunkin Donuts” has been selected. Current completion date of Dunkin work is June 7 but discussions are going to be had to accelerate this date.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and – date will coincide with closure of L4 restrooms once new RR are able to be used.(Late Feb) – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction to April.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, furniture install Dec 30, opening January. Part 2 – Furniture in late Feb.  Move in March
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December to Feb   
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. – Dec to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Jan. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Mid-Feb
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts late-February
  • Heritage Center first use of space – late March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.  

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 –
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on(material deliveries mostly impacted, manpower becoming more scarce)
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Heritage Center January 8 update

Progress Update:

  • Level 8 – working on framing and drywall, Mechanical HVAC installations
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Budget addenda has been approved today. Equipment will be ordered.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, few small items left to do.
  • Level 5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson. Framing and installing drywall inside Heritage including Multitaction Wall, Restroom work including partitions and countertops.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed. Structural work at vestibule
  • Lab 4004. Finishing last steps, data, AV, floor wax, key cores
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work,  . Restroom work including partitions and countertops. 
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair. Flooring in progress
  • L3 working on data/punchlist in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 code fixes are in progress.
  • L2 mobilizing to do trim between lockers in locker rooms.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. The unit is complete pending the delivery of the sheetmetal enclosure. The enclosure is custom built by the sterilizer vendor/installer. ETA of enclosure is sometime week of Jan 11. Project completion expected Jan 15
  • Dimensional Innovations – Working through exact needs and coordination with construction – ongoing.
  • AVISPL – coordination in progress. Discussions are taking place on L5 MT wall functionality
  • University Tower L3– working on terra cotta façade and windows, mechanical, electrical, framing, demo, flooring, cleanup. Some windows were mis-measured by contractors and are being re-ordered, ETA Jan 23. Wallpaper removal and tape/finish/paint in progress.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction, coordination in progress.
  • University Tower –South side restoration will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage, currently working on punchlist high ceiling area. Working our way down as we finish.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on retaining walls. In progress with sitework
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – finishing with UT cleaning, hardscape

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) –tentatively furniture moves Late February, go live in March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts in Feb 2021, move in March 2021.
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – work in elevator lobby, complete
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor “Dunkin Donuts” has been selected. Current completion date of Dunkin work is June 7 but discussions are going to be had to accelerate this date.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and Bennett (closed for construction) – date will coincide with closure of L4 restrooms once new RR are able to be used. – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.(discussing with HCI)
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction to April.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, furniture install Dec 30, opening January. Part 2 – Furniture in late Feb.  Move in March
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December to Feb   
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. – Dec to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Jan. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Feb
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts late-February
  • Heritage Center first use of space – late March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.  

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 –
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on(material deliveries mostly impacted, manpower becoming more scarce)
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Wigton December 18 Update

Progress Update:

  • Library wallpaper work/cleaning will take place Dec 18 at 5pm. Work may produce an odor.
  • Tentative date of next water shutdown (drinking water, sinks, toilets, eye wash, showers etc. Planned for January 8 tentatively 11:30pm to 5:30am.
  • Level 8 – abatement complete, Construction starting. Center wall was removed due to asbestos. Working on intumescent fireproofing on steel.
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Drawings are at 100% stage from SES. Given to contractors. Recurring coordination has been setup with the contractors. System pricing has been submitted to UNMC for backup cooling and is currently under review.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, few small items left to do.
  • Level 5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson. Framing and installing drywall inside Heritage including Multitaction Wall, Restroom work including partitions and countertops.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed.
  • Lab 4004. Finishing last steps, plumbing, electrical etc. Chairs scheduled for Dec 28.
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work,  ceiling framing. Restroom work including partitions and countertops. 
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair.    
  • L3 working on ceilings/paint/flooring in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 code fixes are in progress.
  • L2 Punchlist work in progress on locker rooms, Doing another coat of paint on Dec 16. L2 family RR and CM breakroom working on plumbing, electrical.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. The unit is complete pending the delivery of the sheetmetal enclosure. The enclosure is custom built by the sterilizer vendor/installer.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Working through exact needs and coordination with construction – ongoing. Need/Waiting on schedule info from DI to coordinate restroom and exhibit 4.9.
  • AVISPL – coordination in progress
  • University Tower L3-L6 – working on terra cotta façade and windows, mechanical, electrical, framing, demo, flooring, cleanup. Some windows were mis-measured by contractors and are being re-ordered, ETA Jan 23. Some areas are moving in on L6, 5 etc. Still work to do on L3, juggling some furniture in offices to make room to finish construction. Wallpaper removal and cleanup to start soon
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction
  • University Tower – east façade restoration work continues. Users please keep windows closed. Signs are posted.
  • Heritage, currently painting high ceiling. Working our way down as we finish.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on retaining walls. Nearing completion there then moving to N plaza
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – finishing with UT cleaning, hardscape

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) –tentatively furniture moves February 19th to 25th.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts in Late January 2021, move in February 2021.
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – work in elevator lobby, elevators will be unavailable Nov 30 to end of December.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor is being selected – official notice should come soon on company providing service.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in late December, furniture in January.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and Bennett (closed for construction) – Late-December to mid January – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction Dec to April.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, furniture install Dec 30, opening January. Part 2 – Furniture in early Feb.  Move in Mid-Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December 18 to Feb 1  
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. (rooms will be available – Dec 18 to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Dec. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Feb
  • University Tower – Levels 3,4,6 – Move in dates are being coordinated with individuals/groups
  • University Tower Level 5 – Furniture install January 5.
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts mid-February 2021
  • Heritage Center first use of space – March 2021
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May 2021
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May 2021
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May 2021 depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.  

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 –
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Many areas have work happening. Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on(material deliveries mostly impacted)
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Heritage Center December 11 Update

Progress Update:

  • Saturday Dec 12 7am – Siemens controls being rewired for 3 hours. Systems may be offline that are connected to Siemens building management system on L3, L4. HVAC, power, and lighting will still function as normal.
  • Library wallpaper work/cleaning will take place Dec 10 at 5pm. Work may produce an odor.
  • Level 8 – abatement complete, Construction starting. Center wall was removed due to asbestos. UNMC/HCI working on removing 2 adjacent room walls which will allow more open/large space.
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Drawings are at 100% stage from SES. Given to contractors. Recurring coordination has been setup with the contractors. Equipment Q &A is being worked through.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, few small items left to do.
  • Level 5 – Drywall tape and finish. Painting inside Wittson. Framing and installing drywall inside Heritage including Multitaction Wall.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed.
  • Lab 4004. Finishing last steps, plumbing, electrical etc. Chairs scheduled for Dec 28.
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work, ceiling framing.
  • L4 – Conference 4013 – working on locks for door. Almost complete
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair.
  • L3 working on ceilings/paint/flooring in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 mobilizing to fix masonry soon that was priced up as an extra.
  • L2 Punchlist work in progress on locker rooms, Doing another coat of paint on Dec 16. L2 family RR and CM breakroom working on plumbing, electrical.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. The unit is mostly complete pending the delivery of the sheetmetal enclosure. The enclosure is custom built by the sterilizer vendor/installer. ETA is TBD.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Working through exact needs and coordination with construction– ongoing.
  • AVISPL – Met Dec 10 for a walk through on site. Everything looks good. One question about the electrical under the L4 podium. AVISPL start date is Feb 19
  • University Tower L3-L6 – working on terra cotta façade and windows, mechanical, electrical, framing, demo, flooring, cleanup. Some windows were mis-measured by contractors and are being re-ordered, still no ETA on those. Some areas are moving in on L6, 5 etc. Still work to do on L3, juggling some furniture in offices to make room to finish construction.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – Will be renovated by Core Construction
  • University Tower – east façade restoration work continues. Users please keep windows closed. Signs are posted.
  • Heritage, currently painting high ceiling. Working our way down as we finish.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on retaining walls. Nearing completion there then moving to N plaza
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – finishing with UT cleaning, hardscape starting Dec 14. Schedule
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) –tentatively furniture moves February 19th to 25th.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts in Late January 2021, move in February 2021.
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – work in elevator lobby, elevators will be unavailable Nov 30 to end of December.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – vendor is being selected – official notice should come soon on company providing service.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in late December, furniture in January.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and Bennett (closed for construction) – Late-December to early January – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction Dec to April.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, furniture install in December, opening late December. Part 2 – Furniture in early Feb. Move in Mid-Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December 18 to Feb 1 (work plan attached)
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. (rooms will be available – Dec 18 to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in Dec. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Feb
  • University Tower – Levels 3-6 – Move in dates are being coordinated with individuals/groups
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts mid-February 2021
  • Heritage Center first use of space – early March 2021
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May 2021
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May 2021
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May 2021 depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.

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 – mask wearing has been hot and cold with construction workers but still an issue. Workers are now being monitored over lunchtime for proper separation.
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue
    • Schedule – Many areas have work happening. Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on.
    • Budget – no contingency left. Decisions or Resources Needed:

Wittson/Heritage Center Update November 20

Progress Update:

  • WATER OUTAGE – Nov 24th starting at 6pm ending on Nov 25th and 6am.
  • Level 8 – abatement complete, Construction starting. Center wall was removed due to asbestos. UNMC/HCI working on removing 2 adjacent room walls which will allow more open/large space.
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Drawings are at 100% stage from SES. Given to contractors. Recurring coordination has been setup with the contractors. Equipment Q &A is being worked through.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase construction ongoing, punch list walk complete. Several small items left to do/improve.
  • Level 5 – Framing new offices currently. Mechanical and electrical rough-ins continue. Sheeting walls with Drywall.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed.
  • Lab 4004 Constructing new HVAC and Electrical, ceilings, lighting. Casework is now installed.
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work,  ceiling framing.
  • L4 – Conference 4013 –AV install is scheduled for starting the 24th.
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair.   Work pending pricing for CPR 65. CPR 65 incorporates needs for Dimensional Innovations.
  • L3 working on ceilings/paint/flooring in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 working on framing this week. Masonry next week.
  • L2 Punchlist work in progress on locker rooms. L2 family RR and CM breakroom working on plumbing, electrical.
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. Met with Primus/Spire regarding needs for electrical last week. Main Electrical components are complete. The bulk of the work left to do is by Primus-Spire.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Working through exact needs and coordination with construction – ongoing.
  • AVISPL – Could not meet in person because of COVID/travel issues AVISPL is having in their office.
  • University Tower L3-L6 – working on terra cotta façade and windows, mechanical, electrical, framing, demo, flooring, cleanup. Some windows were mis-measured by contractors and are being re-ordered, still no ETA on those. Level 6 walk through scheduled for Nov 30.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – this was recently renovated to the west of the construction zone. Per current plans, the hallway inside the construction zone does not get finished. Working on a pricing to match UT1 hallway.
  • University Tower – east façade restoration work continues. Users please keep windows closed. Signs are posted.
  • Heritage, currently installing mechanical and electrical. Focusing on high ceiling work first. (Perforated drywall, lighting).
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – rebar is ready for artwork foundations
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on retaining walls

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) –tentatively furniture start late February. Move in Mar.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 Neb Med space – July/Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts in Late January 2021, move in February 2021.
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – work in elevator lobby, elevators will be unavailable Nov 30 to end of December.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – completion will depend on vendor selected.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in late December, furniture in January.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and Bennett (closed for construction) – Mid-December to early January – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction Dec to Mar.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, furniture install in December, opening late December. Part 2 – Furniture in January, move in Feb early.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December 18 to Feb 1
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. (rooms will be available – Dec 18 to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in late Nov. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Feb
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts mid-February 2021
  • Heritage Center first use of space – early March 2021
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May 2021
  • University Tower – Levels 3-6 – Some areas will be ready for furniture after Thanksgiving.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May 2021
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May 2021 depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.  

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 – mask wearing has been hot and cold with construction workers but still an issue. Workers are now being monitored over lunchtime for proper separation.
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Many areas have work happening. Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on.
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Wigton Project Update November 13

Progress Update:

  • Level 8 – abatement complete, Construction starting. Center wall was removed due to asbestos. UNMC/HCI working on removing 2 adjacent room walls which will allow more open/large space.
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Drawings are at 100% stage from SES. Given to contractors. Recurring coordination has been setup with the contractors.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase construction ongoing, punch list walk complete. Several small items left to do/improve.
  • Level 5 – Framing new offices currently. Mechanical and electrical rough-ins continue. Topping out Drywall.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Relocations in progress for MEP on areas where floor is to be removed.
  • Lab 4004 Constructing new HVAC and Electrical, ceilings, lighting. Casework is now installed.
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work.
  • L4 – Conference 4013 – working on cabling and jack activation. AV install is next step.
  • L3 currently a construction zone in the center of the east-west hallway. Stair access is closed to L3 at center stair.   Work pending pricing for CPR 65. CPR 65 incorporates needs for Dimensional Innovations.
  • L3 working on ceilings/paint/flooring in Hospitalist PH2 part 1. Phase 2 part 2 working on framing this week. Masonry next week.
  • L2 working on locker rooms, touchup and small items. Punchlist walkthrough scheduled for next Thursday. L2 family RR walk through week of Nov 23
  • L2 Sterilizer. Installation of sterilizer in progress. Met with Primus/Spire regarding needs for electrical last week. Main Electrical components are complete. The bulk of the work left to do is by Primus-Spire.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Working through exact needs and coordination with construction – ongoing.
  • AVISPL – We met on Nov 12 to discuss low voltage/conduit/cabling needs. We have a 2nd walk scheduled on Nov 16 to review pipe, wiring and data.
  • University Tower L3-L6 – working on terra cotta façade and windows, mechanical, electrical, framing, demo, flooring, cleanup. Some windows were mis-measured by contractors and are being re-ordered, still no ETA on those.
  • University Tower L3 hallway – this was recently renovated to the west of the construction zone. Per current plans, the hallway inside the construction zone does not get finished. Working on a pricing to match UT1 hallway.
  • University Tower – east façade restoration work continues. Users please keep windows closed. Signs are posted.
  • Heritage, currently installing mechanical and electrical. Focusing on high ceiling work first. (Perforated drywall, lighting).
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – rebar being procured for artwork foundations
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on retaining walls

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) –tentatively furniture start late February. Move in Feb/Mar.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 Neb Med space – July/Aug 21’ – pending multiple phases.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 offices/catering/reception – Furniture starts in Late January 2021, move in February 2021.
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – work in elevator lobby, elevators will be unavailable Nov 30 to end of December.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – completion will depend on vendor selected.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Lab 4004. Completion in late December, furniture in January.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and Bennett (closed for construction) – Mid-December to early January – Sorrell skywalk will not be out of service at any time.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – 42nd street entrance/vestibule construction – coincide with opening of Heritage Center. Connection between hallway and vestibule will be under construction Dec to Feb.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist project phase 2 part 1, furniture install in December, opening late December. Part 2 – Furniture in late January, move in Feb early.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction –December 18 to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 corridor tie in with vestibule – North/South Hallway closed in middle section to tie in the 42nd street vestibule to east west hallway. (rooms will be available – Dec 18 to Feb
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR and CM breakroom complete in late Nov. Will move computer to breakroom shortly after.
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction – Now until Feb
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts mid-February 2021
  • Heritage Center first use of space – early March 2021
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Completion of exhibits and audio visual – April 2021
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – Late May 2021
  • University Tower – Levels 3-6 – Some areas will be ready for furniture after Thanksgiving.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Completion date coincides with Heritage.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion late May 2021
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – likely April/May 2021 depending on weather for North and South Courtyard.  

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 – mask wearing has been hot and cold with construction workers but still an issue. Workers are now being monitored over lunchtime for proper separation.
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Many areas have work happening. Covid has been an issue more and more it seems as the year goes on.
    • Budget – no contingency left.