Central Campus Construction

Wittson/Wigton April 23 update

Progress Update:

  • Crane will be on site on April 29 to set Wittson rooftop units. Crane will set in south Heritage Courtyard
  • Domestic hot water will be out of service for 2 hours Tuesday April 27 from 5am to 7am.
  • L8 South (Library) – surplus work in progress.
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order. ETA for equipment is Late April. Temp HVAC on site. Coordination happening on setting up temp equipment, thermostat/humidistat location, monitoring discussion.
  • L5 – Above ceiling work for new door in progress. Planning to start installation of new glass door & wall April 28. Dimensional Innovations (exhibit) work in progress.
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – working on move sheets for reception
  • L4 – Dimensional Innovations (exhibit) work in progress.
  • Lab 4004 – Working on installation of suspension system. HCI working on card access.
  • L4/L3 – Working on 42nd street vestibule, drywall finishing in progress.
  • L3 Hospitalist PH 2 part 2 – Data, punchlist.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – constructing ceiling, removing walls in old CM breakroom.
  • Wittson Hall – L2 – Lockers – Installing locker trims almost complete – 3 pieces need to be made to finish.
  • AVISPL – Working on programming finishing touches. UNMC staff were trained on 4.23
  • University Tower L4 – new core for door lock. Arrives next week. Keyed both sides
  • University Tower L3– complete – furniture moving in.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side in progress – working on cleaning and coating old brick where it was previously below grade next week
  • Heritage – Working on Canopy, HVAC balancing, punchlist
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on sidewalk concrete, base for sculpture next week.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – hardscape foundations, light pole bases, sidewalk, working from south to north. Sculpture foundation starts next week.
  • Exterior – Emile Ramp – bids due on traffic control devices and lighting due next week.  

Schedule:

  • L8 South (Library) – Schedule dates. Moving items north to south April 17-21. Surplusing items in 8N starts April 22. Finishes the 29th.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending previous phase.  
  • L7 – Wallpaper to finish is on order, shipping from Japan, ETA May 24
  • L6 & McGoogan staircase – Wallpaper touch ups happening May 8-18. Stair work planned for May 8 to June 29
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – Dunkin is working on final construction plans. Tentative ETA on completion –  June.
  • 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 – furniture in May after L5 moves take place
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – May 15
  • Heritage Center Completion of audio visual – April 30
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – June 29
  • Exterior – South Courtyard –Landscaping complete May 18, June 1 Sculpture installation, Dedication June 10
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – dedication TBD June 10-15
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – May 20 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 – No issues
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule –
    • Budget –  

Wittson/Wigton April 16 Update

Progress Update:

  • Heritage Center HVAC will be offline April 19 through April 21 to perform repairs. Ambient temperatures on those days are sufficient to accomplish this work.
  • Wittson Level 3 West restrooms will remain in service Saturday through April 17. East restrooms will be closed for construction work happening on the floor above.
  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 South (Library) – moving in progress
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order. ETA for equipment is April 15-22nd. Temp HVAC on site. Working through issues related to dust in RBRs
  • L7 – Wallpaper to finish is on order
  • L6 & McGoogan staircase – Wallpaper touch ups happening May 8-18. Coordination on upcoming laminate work at staircase.
  • L5 – Above ceiling work for new door in progress. Planning to start installation of new glass door & wall in late April. Dimensional Innovations (exhibit) work in progress.
  • Office 5020 and 5021 Moving in on Mon/Tues
  • L4 – Dimensional Innovations (exhibit) work in progress.
  • 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 Hospitalist PH 2 part 2 – Data, punchlist.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – constructing ceiling, removing walls in old CM breakroom.
  • AVISPL – Working on site this week and next. Next step is functionality training near the end of April
  • University Tower L4 – temp 2×4’s in place for wood door, permanent lock should arrive in Omaha today, then core will be installed.
  • University Tower L3– open to traffic. Working inside conference 3130, duct, soffits, ceiling.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side started
  • Heritage – Working on Canopy, HVAC balancing, punchlist
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on sidewalk concrete
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – hardscape foundations, light pole bases, sidewalk, working from south to north.
  • Exterior – Emile Ramp –designs work on traffic control device and lighting. Signage approved and moving forward  

Schedule:

  • L8 South (Library) – Schedule dates. Moving items north to south April 17-21. Surplusing items in 8N starts April 22.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending previous phase.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – 1-3 people moving April 19
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – Dunkin is working on final construction plans. Tentative ETA on completion – June.
  • 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 – May 15
  • Heritage Center Completion of audio visual – April 30
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – TBD
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Sidewalks April 16, Landscaping complete May 18, June 1 Sculpture base installation, Dedication June 10
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – TBD
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – May 1 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 – No issues
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule –
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Wigton April 9 Update

Progress Update:

  • Wittson Level 3 West restrooms will remain in service Saturday through April 17. East restrooms will be closed for construction work happening on the floor above.
  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 South (Library) – Shelving work finished up this week. Working on hallway ceilings, drywall, lighting, toilet partitions next week.
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order. ETA for equipment is April 15-22nd. The first step will be setting up temp hvac equipment so the old equipment can be removed. CRA setup for Monday.
  • 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 – Above ceiling work for new door starts 4-9. Planning to start installation of new glass door & wall in late April/early May.. Dimensional Innovations (exhibit) work starting 4-9.
  • L4 – Dimensional Innovations (exhibit) work starting 4-12
  • 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 – Hospitalist PH2 part 1 – Moving forward with adding a wall mounted screen.
  • L3 Hospitalist PH 2 part 2 – Data, punchlist.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – computer moved, working with CM on start date
  • AVISPL – Returning on April 13 to continue L4 & L5 screens
  • University Tower L3– open to traffic. Working inside conference 3130, duct, soffits, ceiling
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side started
  • Heritage – Working on Canopy, HVAC balancing, punchlist.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – working on sidewalk concrete.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – Still working on sub grade drainage, hardscape foundations
  • Exterior – Emile Ramp –designs work on traffic control device and lighting.  

Schedule:

  • L8 South (Library) – Work to be completed the week of April 12 – (furniture)
    • 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 12 – 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 –  
  • 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 – May 15
  • 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. 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.

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.

Wittson/Wigton 3/19 Update

Progress Update:

  • Wittson All Floors – Planned domestic water outage (will effect all water systems) on Wed March 24 from 1am to 6am. HVAC will not be disrupted.
  • Level 4 – Additional noise/vibration from demolition at old restrooms will continue. This work will start Wednesday March 24 and finish March 26 5pm. L4 teams may wish to work off site.
  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 South (Library) – Work to be completed the week of March 22 – (punchlist, and floor grinding, doors, hardware, card access)
  • L8 – Rare book room HVAC. Equipment submittals have been approved. Equipment is on order. ETA for equipment is April 15-22nd.
  • L7, L6 – Punchlist, Furniture, McGoogan staircase work ongoing, wallpaper touch ups starting soon. May 8-18 for Level 6.
  • L5 – Demo for the glass wall is complete. Plastic is up
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Installing flooring, doors and hardware, signage, inspections, punchlist.
  • Lab 4004 – HCI working on card access. Door hardware, changing east door to exit only.
  • L4/L3 – Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). New glass framing and some glass has been installed. Continuing installation.
  • L3 Center Stair. Flooring work continues, punchlist
  • 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 – Family RR complete.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Will be on L5 starting April 8.
  • AVISPL – Complete with Screen on L4 & L5. Working on items to finish up.
  • University Tower L3– open to traffic. Working on double door card access. Fixing existing electrified panics.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side starting week of Mar 29.
  • Heritage – Working on lighting, fire alarm, paint, HVAC balancing, punchlist.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – Job trailer was moved. Site concrete work continues from circle to ramp.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – Still working on sub grade drainage. It will be a push to be completed in May.
  • Exterior – Emile Ramp – discussions continuing on traffic control device. Signage proofs are complete.

Schedule

  • L8 South (Library) – Work to be completed the week of March 22 – (punchlist, and floor grinding, doors, hardware, card access)
    • Schedule dates. Floor grinding/polish starts March 22. Shelving reassembly start March 29. New furniture April 4-17. Moving items North to South April 20-21. Surplusing items in 8N starts April 22.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 8 Hallway between elevator and Library. – Work to continue beyond next week. (Ductwork, demo, power lights, will continue past next week) Goal is to have this area walkable and dust free by April 5.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending previous phase.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – working on quote for new or moving existing furniture.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – construction in east-west corridor including elevator lobby (elevators will be offline level 4) until Late-March.
  • Wittson Hall – level 4 – Coffee Cart – Dunkin is working on final construction plans. Tentative ETA on completion – June.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and – date will coincide with rebuilding of the old restrooms that are currently under way.– 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 Mid-May.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist phase 2 Part 2 – Furniture in late March, move in April.
  • Wittson Hall – L2 – Lockers – Installing locker trims the week of April 19
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction. Opening Late-March
  • Heritage Center furniture install will continue
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 30
  • Heritage Center Completion of audio visual – April 30
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – May 25
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – May 25
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – goal is May 25, lighting is delayed.
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – May 1-15 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 – No issues
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule – Finishing areas on time without lingering items is an issue. The entire month of February was lost due to cold. It will be very difficult to finish the Northwall Plaza by May but that is our goal.
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wittson/Wigton Update March 12

Progress Update:

  • Level 4 – Additional noise/vibration from demolition at old restrooms will continue. This work will happen Wednesday March 24. L4 teams may wish to work off site.
  • Level 4 – Work taking place in ceiling near service elevator. Elevator still in service for deliveries.
  • L8 South (Library) – Work to be completed the week of March 15 – (painting, LVT flooring, ceiling pads)
  • 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 6-21 for Level 7 and May 8-18 for Level 6.
  • L5 –Flooring, doors and hardware, signage, inspections, punchlist.
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Installing flooring, doors and hardware, signage, inspections, punchlist.
  • Lab 4004 – HCI working on card access. Door hardware, changing east door to exit only.
  • L4/L3 – Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). New glass framing and some glass has been installed. Continuing installation.
  • L3 Center Stair. Flooring work continues, then floor waxing
  • 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 – Family RR punchlist.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Will be on L5 starting April 5.
  • AVISPL – Complete with Screen on L4 & L5. Working on items to finish up.
  • University Tower L3– Working on inspections. Once complete the move for Dr. Jones can occur.
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage – Working on lighting, fire alarm, fire sprinklers, paint, HVAC balancing.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – moving job trailer to continue site concrete.
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – Still working on sub grade drainage. It will be a push to be completed in May.
  • Exterior – Emile Ramp – discussions starting for engineering to design the system.

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 South (Library collections) – Work to be completed the week of March 15 – (painting, LVT flooring, ceiling pads)
    • Schedule dates. Punchlist start March 15. Floor grinding/polish starts March 22. Shelving reassembly start March 29. New furniture April 4-17. Moving items North to South April 20-21. Surplusing items in 8N starts April 22.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 8 Hallway between elevator and Library. – Work to continue beyond next week. (Ductwork, demo, power lights, will continue past next week) Goal is to have this area walkable and dust free by April 5.
  • Wittson Hall – level 8 NM Pulmonary space – Aug 21’ – pending previous phase.  
  • Wittson Hall – level 5 – working on quote for new or moving existing furniture.
  • 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 – Dunkin is working on final construction plans. Tentative ETA on completion May 24.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 4 – Construction in skywalk between Wittson and – date will coincide with rebuilding of the old restrooms that are currently under way.– 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 Mid-May.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist phase 2 Part 2 – Furniture in late March, move in April.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 North/South Hallway open.
  • Wittson Hall – L2 – Lockers – Installing locker trims the week of April 19
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction. Opening Mid-March
  • Heritage Center furniture install will continue
  • Heritage Center first use of space – March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 30
  • Heritage Center Completion of audio visual – April 30
  • Heritage Center Grand Opening – May 25
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – May 25
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – completion May 25
  • Exterior – installation of plantings – May 1-15 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 – No issues
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule –Finishing areas on time without lingering items is an issue. The entire month of February was lost due to cold. It will be very difficult to finish the Northwall Plaza by May but that is our goal.
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Wigton/Wittson Update March 5

Progress Update:

  • Level 4 – restrooms will close Mar 8 and the new L4 restrooms will open March 26. Level 3 restrooms will still be in service for use by L4 occupants during the outage.
  • 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 630pm to 630am. 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 ceilings, lighting etc.
  • 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 6-21 for Level 7 and May 8-18 for Level 6.
  • L5 –Flooring, doors and hardware, signage, inspections, punchlist.
  • L4 – Closed for construction on main east west hall. Installing flooring, doors and hardware, signage, inspections, punchlist.
  • Lab 4004 – HCI working on card access. Door hardware, changing east door to exit only.
  • L4/L3 – Working on 42nd street vestibule (exterior wall is removed). Demolition. Structural work at vestibule continues.
  • 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, Doors and hardware.
  • L3 – Hospitalist PH2 part 1 – Pricing addition of another wall mounted TV.
  • L3 Hospitalist PH 2 part 2 – Data, punchlist.
  • Wittson Hall – Level 2 – Family RR working on punchlist.
  • Dimensional Innovations – Will be on L5 starting April 5. UNMC installing cable from L6 rack to L5 telecom room on 3-6-21 to accommodate needed work
  • AVISPL – Complete with Screen on L4. L5 MT wall in progress. Needs Jacks activation 539-546. (in progress)
  • University Tower L3– Working on completion of ceiling on L3 – should be complete by 3-10. Once complete the move for Dr. Jones can occur.
  • UT L5, 6 – punchlist work
  • University Tower Exterior Restoration –South side will start once south sitework is complete.
  • Heritage – Working on lighting, fire alarm, fire sprinklers, paint, final HVAC then ceilings, grilles, final paint, flooring and punchlist.
  • Exterior – South Courtyard – work progressing on pavers
  • Exterior – Northwall Plaza – Still working on sub grade drainage. It will be a push to be completed in May.
  • Exterior – Emile Ramp – working on funding for traffic control device.

Schedule

  • Wittson Hall – level 8 south (library collections) – Tentative schedule. Punchlist start March 15. Floor grinding/polish starts March 22. Shelving reassembly start March 29, Furniture starts March 29. Chieftain starts April 6.
  • 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 – Preliminary layout for Dunkin is under review. Coordination meetings have been scheduled. No ETA yet on completion.
  • 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 Mid-May.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 – Hospitalist phase 2 Part 2 – Furniture in late March, move in April.
  • Wittson Hall – level 3 elevator lobby construction – Complete
  • Wittson Hall – Level 3 North/South Hallway open.
  • Wittson Hall – L2 – Lockers – Installing locker trims the week of April 19
  • Wittson Hall – main center staircase closed for construction. Opening March 15
  • Heritage Center furniture install starts March 8
  • Heritage Center first use of space – March
  • Heritage Center punchlist completion – April 15
  • Heritage Center Completion of audio visual – April 30
  • 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 1-15 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 – No issues
    • Quality – punchlist timeliness has been an issue   
    • Schedule –Finishing areas on time without lingering items is an issue. The entire month of February was lost due to cold. It will be very difficult to finish the Northwall Plaza by May but that is our goal.
    • Budget – no contingency left.

Decisions or Resources Needed: Funding for traffic control. Funding for L5 glass wall and misc items.

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.