Central Campus Construction

Wittson/Wigton weekly update

Progress Update:

  • Demolition on Level 8 – still in progress.
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Material submittals in process.
  • L8 discussions in progress about end user. Layout optimization.
  • Punchlist, Furniture, Move-in on Level 7 and 6 – still HCI working on punchlist items, a few extras are being planned/quoted, Frosted Film, donor TV screen(PO approved).
  • Level 5 – More 1hr wall rating work continues next week. Some demolition starting electrical removals. WCOI will be moving a desk up to L8 storage.
  • Lab 4004 working on Demo.
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work.
  • L4 discussions taking place on cordoning off center section of L4 for construction – Elevator will be taken offline during work.
  • L2 working on locker rooms, framing, drywall, electrical.
  • L2 and L4 – finishing lockers in temp spaces while construction continues on L2 new locker room. (in session Aug 24)
  • L2 – sterilizer moving over from Eppley Science around Aug 31.
  • University tower L3-L6 – working in progress on vertical HVAC risers which serve Heritage atrium.
  • Eppley Science – signage install in progress to direct traffic to alternate door. South door will be closed. Primary entrance will be via door off the west side of the loading dock (has card access installed) – Communication on this change will be sent out this morning.

Schedule

  • North sidewalk covered walkway removal/closure – Aug 21, 2020
  • Wittson L2-L6 center stairway closure for handrail work – Aug 24, 2020
  • Sterilizer moving from ESH – Aug 31, 2020
  • Closure/Construction of Wittson L3 East Entrance – Aug 31, 2020
  • L4 – construction starts in center area east-west hallway – Oct 1, 2020
  • University Tower L3-6 – move in – Nov 15, 2020
  • L3 Hospitalists – move in – Dec 1, 2020
  • L4 – room 4004 go live – Dec 1, 2020
  • Contractor Substantial Completion – Jan 12, 2021
  • First Use of Space – March 1, 2021
  • Exhibit installation completion – March 28, 2021

Budget Status:

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

Decisions or Resources Needed:

  • L8 redesign – pending costs from Contractors

Wittson and Heritage Center Weekly Update

Progress Update:

  • Demolition on Level 8 – still in progress, about a week left.
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Material submittals in process.
  • Punchlist, Furniture, Move-in on Level 7 and 6 – still HCI working on punchlist items, a few extras are being discussed, Frosted Film, donor TV screen.
  • Level 5 – More 1hr wall rating work continues next week. Some demolition starts
  • Lab 4004 working on Demo.
  • L4 Move out is complete. Area will become a construction area Aug 21
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work
  • L4 discussions taking place on cordoning off center section of L4 for construction – Elevator will be taken offline during work.
  • L3 discussions taking place regarding Plumbing work to accommodate L4 family restroom. May need to work in office 3048
  • L2 working on locker rooms, floor concrete, framing, drywall, plumbing
  • L2 and L4 – starting to install lockers in temp spaces while construction continues on L2 new locker room. (in session Aug 24)
  • L2 – sterilizer moving over from Eppley Science around Aug 24

Schedule

  • Sterilizer moving from ESH – Aug 24
  • Contractor Substantial Completion: Jan 1, 2021
  • First Use of Space: March 1, 2021
  • Exhibit installation completion: March 28, 2021

Budget Status:

  • Approved Budget = 30.66M
  • Planned Spend = 30.66M

Decisions or Resources Needed:

  • L8 redesign – pending costs from Contractors

Wittson/Heritage Center Project Update

Progress Update:

  • Demolition on Level 8
  • L8 Rare book room HVAC. Material submittals in process.
  • Punchlist, Furniture, Move-in on Level 7 and 6
  • Move out in progress on Level 5
  • Lab 4004 working on Demo
  • L4 hallway plastic taken down
  • L4 working on west side construction of new connection point to heritage. MEP work.
  • L3 working on plumbing above Rheum to service 4004
  • L2 working on locker rooms, floor concrete, framing, drywall, plumbing
  • L2 moving to L4, Setting up lockers for temp use (in session Aug 24)
  • L2 – sterilizer moving over from Eppley Science around Aug 17
  • pictures (see bottom)

Schedule

  • North sidewalk closure – Aug 11
  • Wittson East entrance closure – Aug 11
  • Sterilizer moving from ESH – Aug 18
  • Contractor Substantial Completion: Jan 1, 2021
  • First Use of Space: March 1, 2021

Budget Status:

  • Approved Budget = 30.66M
  • Planned Spend = 30.66M

Decisions or Resources Needed:

  • Need budget approval on Restoration and column work
  • Need decisions made on L8 redesign

Wittson Hall, Heritage Center Update


Upcoming shutdown: (HVAC, lighting, power outlets) effecting Wittson levels 5-8 only. April 25 6:30am to 4pm

Work continues to progress on level 6 and 7 of the library renovation. Paint and finishes are happening on level 6. Level 7 is still working on framing and drywall. Bookcases have started to be installed as well.

Level 5 work continues for the new storage space. Framing and sheeting.

Level 4 office punchlist work, hallway widening framing and electrical inspections.

Level 3. Classroom 3020 countertops.

Level 2. Changes to design for Anatomy lab ductwork. Small restroom renovations continue.

Heritage Center. Currently working on fireproofing of structural steel and connections for exterior glass enclosure system.

Wittson Hall/Heritage Center – construction updates

Heritage Center

  • Installation of concrete floors is now complete
  • Installation of rooftop air handling unit is now complete
  • Contractors are working on fireproofing steel and installation of roofing materials
  • In the next 2 weeks, glass will start to be installed on the exterior of the structure.

Wittson Hall

  • Level 7 – continues with installation and finishing of drywall
  • Level 6 – continues with painting and some finishes (light fixtures, tile, ceilings etc.) Glass installation on the new windows has started and will be finished this month.
  • Level 5 – contractors are working on creating of storage room off of the exterior south corridor
  • Level 4 – offices on the south west side are close to complete, final inspections and furniture pending. Furniture install April 6.
  • Level 3 – offices pending final inspections and completion of construction punchlist. Class Lab 3020 finishes are in progress

Upcoming milestones:

  • Connection of new Heritage structure through to Wittson Hall on Level 4.
  • Connection and moves of individuals in University Tower

Wittson and Wigton December updates

  • Week of 12.9.19
    • Heritage
      • Steel Erection heavy equipment on site.
    • Wittson
      • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom  – Ceilings/Flooring
      • Level 3 Hospitalist project mechanical and electrical rough in installation
      • Class Lab 3020 Mechanical and Electrical Rough in.
      • Level 4 offices @ auditorium – abatement
      • Level 4 west side – installation of structural steel beams under roof
      • Level 6 drywall installation, Mechanical and Electrical.
      • Level 7 framing walls, Mechanical and Electrical.
    • Week of 12.16.19
      • Heritage
        • Steel Erection heavy equipment on site.
        • Starting work to close UT 4123 for construction of new hallway
      • Wittson
        • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom  – inspection next week
        • Level 3 Hospitalist electrical installation
        • Class Lab 3020 Mechanical, Electrical rough in installation.
        • Level 4 offices @ auditorium installing dampers, ductwork access panels
        • Level 4 west side – installation of steel beams under roof.
        • Level 6  drywall installation, Mechanical and Electrical.
        • Level 7  installation of blocking, framing south side
      • Week of 12.23.19
        • Heritage
          • Steel Erection heavy equipment on site.
          • Concrete installation on metal Decking
        • Wittson
          • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom  – Drywall
          • Level 3 Hospitalist drywall installation
          • Class Lab 3020 blocking installation
          • Level 4 offices @ auditorium installing dampers, ductwork access panels
          • Level 4 west side – installation of mechanical and electrical work
          • Level 6  starting to paint walls
          • Level 7  installation of blocking, framing south side
        • Week of 12.30.19
          • Heritage
            • Steel Erection heavy equipment on site.
            • Concrete installation on metal Decking
          • Wittson
            • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom  – Paint
            • Level 3 Hospitalist painting
            • Class Lab 3020 drywall installation
            • Level 4 offices @ auditorium – re inspection
            • Level 4 west side – installation of mechanical and electrical work.
            • Level 6  painting
            • Level 7   inspections, installation of drywall starts Jan 2.

Milestone Dates:

Dec 14th (weekend) and Dec 21 (weekend) removing concrete exterior walls along east face of building (42nd street will be shut down)

May 6, 2020: MLS Lab/Classroom 3020 needs to be up and running.

Jan 21, 2021: Go Live of entire project.

Wittson and Wigton updates and looking ahead

  • Week of 10.21.19
    • Heritage
      • Foundation work and Pilings– heavy equipment on site.
    • Wittson
      • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom – Drywall
      • Level 3 Hospitalist project wall framing on Level 3 South Side.
      • Class Lab 3020 demolition.
      • Level 4 offices @ auditorium – Drywall
      • Level 4 temp walls starting for Labs on west side.
      • Working on Level 6 mechanical and electrical rough in.
      • Working on Level 7 demolition.
      • Planning work for removing exterior wall precast concrete panel on Levels 6 through Level 8.
    • Week of 10.28.19
      • Heritage
        • Foundation work, grade beam concrete – heavy equipment on site.
      • Wittson
        • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom – Drywall
        • Level 3 Hospitalist project wall framing on Level 3 South Side.
        • Class Lab 3020 demolition.
        • Level 4 offices @ auditorium – Drywall
        • Level 4 temp walls starting for Labs on west side.
        • Working on Level 6 mechanical and electrical rough in.
        • Working on Level 7 framing walls.
        • Planning work for removing exterior wall precast concrete panel on Levels 6 through Level 8.
      • Week of 11.4.19
        • Heritage
          • Foundation work, grade beam concrete – heavy equipment on site.
        • Wittson
          • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom – Paint
          • Level 3 Hospitalist project wall framing on Level 3 South Side.
          • Class Lab 3020 Mechanical and Electrical Rough in.
          • Level 4 offices @ auditorium – Paint
          • Level 4 demolition for Labs on west side.
          • Working on Level 6 Drywall.
          • Working on Level 7 framing walls.
          • Tentatively removing exterior wall precast concrete panel on Levels 6 through Level 8.
        • Week of 11.11.19
          • Heritage
            • Starting Steel Erectionheavy equipment on site.
          • Wittson
            • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom – Ceilings/Flooring
            • Level 3 Hospitalist project wall drywall on Level 3 South Side.
            • Class Lab 3020 Mechanical and Electrical Rough in.
            • Level 4 offices @ auditorium – Ceilings/Flooring
            • Level 4 installation of Mechanical and Electrical for Labs on west side.
            • Working on Level 6 Drywall, Ceilings, Mechanical and Electrical.
            • Working on Level 7 framing walls, Mechanical and Electrical.
          • Week of 11.18.19
            • Heritage
              • Steel Erection heavy equipment on site.
            • Wittson
              • Continuing work on Level 3 conference room, restroom  – Ceilings/Flooring
              • Level 3 Hospitalist project wall drywall on Level 3 South Side.
              • Class Lab 3020 Mechanical and Electrical Rough in.
              • Level 4 offices @ auditorium – Ceilings/Flooring
              • Level 4 installation of Mechanical and Electrical for Labs on west side.
              • Working on Level 6 Drywall, Ceilings, Mechanical and Electrical.
              • Working on Level 7 framing walls, Mechanical and Electrical.

 

Milestone Dates:

November 1: Level 2 Comparative Med will move out of storage rooms to allow plumbing for new Level 3 restroom.

November 4 through 17: Level 2 work in comp med storage rooms for plumbing to new Level 3 restroom.

May 6, 2020: MLS Lab/Classroom 3020 needs to be up and running.

Jan 19, 2021: Go Live of entire project.

Wittson – Heritage Center Update

Week of 9-9-19

Heritage

  • Foundation work and Pilings– heavy equipment on site.

Wittson

  1. Continuing work on L3 conference room and L4 offices – framing.
  2. Hospitalist project Demo on Level 3 South Side.
  3. Partial Move for labs on west side of L4 is 9-10-19.
  4. Working on L6 and L7 Demolition.

Week of 9-16-19

Heritage

  • Foundation work and Pilings– heavy equipment on site.

Wittson

  • Continuing work on L3 conference room and L4 offices – Mechanical/Electrical.
  • Hospitalist project construction on Level 3.
  • Moving supplies L3 Classroom 3020.
  • Starting work on L4 for temporary walls around labs.
  • Working on L6 and L7 Demolition

Week of 9-23-19

Heritage

  • Starting Steel Erection.

Wittson

  • Continuing work on L3 conference room and L4 offices – Mechanical/Electrical
  • Hospitalist project construction on Level 3 continues
  • Work for temp walls on L3 Classroom 3020
  • Demolition work on L4 west side labs
  • Working on L6 and L7 Construction

Week of 9-30-19

Heritage

  • Steel Erection

Wittson

  • Continuing work on L3 conference room and L4 offices – Mechanical/Electrical
  • Hospitalist project construction on Level 3 Mechanical/Electrical
  • Demo work L3 Classroom 3020
  • Demolition work on L4 west side labs
  • Working on L6 and L7 Construction

Week of 10-7-19

Heritage

  • Steel Erection

Wittson

  • Continuing work on L3 conference room and L4 offices – Mechanical/Electrical
  • Hospitalist project construction on Level 3 Mechanical/Electrical
  • Construction work L3 Classroom 3020
  • Demolition work on L4 west side labs
  • Working on L6 and L7 Construction

Future Milestone Dates

  • November 1: Level 2 Comparative Med will move out of storage rooms to allow plumbing for new Level 3 restroom.
  • November 4 through 17: Level 2 work in storage rooms for plumbing to new Level 3 restroom.
  • May 6, 2020: MLS Lab/Classroom 3020 needs to be up and running.
  • Jan 12, 2021: Go Live of entire project.