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Core Campus Project: Two-Week Planner, Feb. 3–14

February 4, 2020

Robinson Hall Replacement

Week of February 3:

  • Continue installation of spray on fireproofing nearing completion on Floor 6 and roof areas.
  • Continue installation of overhead mechanical/plumbing on Floors 1–4, and starting Floor 5.
  • Continue installation of hollow metal steel framing on Floors 3–4.
  • Continue installation of exterior metal stud framing for building envelop.
  • Excavate and install underground chilled water pipe service to building. 
  • Continue installation of final stair and pour concrete in all existing stair towers.
  • Continue to erect scaffolding and begin installation of exterior sheathing on south and east sides of building.
  • Building glass delivered to storage area near Ángel Cabrera Global Center (formerly Mason Global Center).

Week of February 10:

  • Offsite work is progressing on coordination and inspections of pre-fabricated electrical rooms that are being fabricated offsite in a warehouse facility in southern Virginia. Floor 6 rooms delivered to site this week for installation.
  • Continue installation of spray on fireproofing nearing completion on Floor 6 and roof areas.
  • Continue installation of overhead mechanical/plumbing on Floors 1–5.
  • Continue installation of hollow metal steel framing on Floors 3–4.
  • Continue installation of exterior metal stud framing for building envelop.
  • Excavate and install underground chilled water pipe service to building. 
  • Continue installation of final stair and pour concrete in all existing stair towers.
  • Continue to erect scaffolding and begin installation of exterior sheathing on south and east sides of building.
  • Completion of glass delivery to storage area near Ángel Cabrera Global Center (formerly Mason Global Center).

Utility Infrastructure Project

Week of February 3:

  • Install striping on Wilkins Plaza for truck access during Phase 5 work (from David King Hall to Enterprise Hall, east of Johnson Center).
  • Install temporary asphalt sidewalk areas on west side of Exploratory Hall.
  • Begin installation of gabion wall at future Wilkins Plaza area.
  • Complete work on new concrete site walls in Phase 3 areas (Wilkins Plaza east extension).
  • Continue earthwork and grading to prep for framing and installation of new concrete sub slab/paver base in Phase 3 areas. Concrete under slab prep work to begin in Phase 3 area.
  • Continue trenching, pipe installation, and backfill in Phase 4 areas (Central Heating and Cooling Plant south toward Presidents Park). Increased activity for the next several weeks in the area directly southwest of Central Heating and Cooling Plant.
  • Continue backfill and site restoration in Phase 4 areas between Southside and Central Heating and Cooling Plant area along Rivanna River Lane. 
  • Intermittent closures will be required to complete restoration of areas where pipe installation is complete over next several weeks.
  • Continue site restoration and concrete walk repairs in the area of Rivanna River Lane and Patriot Circle.
  • Continue trench excavation in Phase 5 areas (East Plaza between Johnson Center and David King and Enterprise halls.

Week of February 10:

  • Continue installation of gabion wall at future Wilkins Plaza area.
  • Continue earthwork and grading to prep for framing and installation of new concrete sub slab/paver base in Phase 3 areas (Wilkins Plaza extension east). Concrete under slab prep work to continue in Phase 3 areas.
  • Continue trenching, pipe installation, and backfill in Phase 4 areas (Central Heating and Cooling Plant south toward Presidents Park). Increased activity for the next several weeks in the area directly southwest of Central Heating and Cooling Plant. 
  • Continue backfill and site restoration in Phase 4 areas between Southside and Central Heating and Cooling Plant area along Rivanna River Lane. 
  • Intermittent closures will be required to complete restoration of areas where pipe installation is complete over next several weeks.
  • Continue site restoration and concrete walk repairs in the area of Rivanna River Lane and Patriot Circle.
  • Continue trench excavation and pipe installation in Phase 5 areas (East Plaza between Johnson Center and David King and Enterprise halls.