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Core Campus Project: Two-Week Planner, Dec. 2–13

December 3, 2019

Robinson Hall Replacement

Week of December 2:

  • Offsite work is progressing on coordination and inspections of prefabricated electrical rooms that are being produced offsite in a warehouse facility in southern Virginia. First rooms delivered to site this week for installation.
  • Continue installation of chilled water lines and high-temperature hot water lines to support new building.
  • Prep for concrete slab on deck pour, Floor 6, north section.
  • Prep for concrete slab on deck pour low roof, south section.
  • Continue installation of spray on fireproofing.
  • Complete installation of Stair B.
  • Start installation of Stair A.
  • Continue installation of overhead mechanical/plumbing on Floors 1 and 2.
  • Continue Installation of hollow metal steel framing on Floors 3 and 4.
  • Continue installation of exterior metal stud framing for building envelop.
  • Installation of glazing on building mock up.

Week of December 9:

  • Offsite work is progressing on coordination and inspections of prefabricated electrical rooms that are being produced offsite in a warehouse facility in southern Virginia. First rooms delivered to site this week for installation.
  • Continue installation of chilled water lines and high-temperature hot water lines to support new building.
  • Prep for concrete slab on deck pour low roof, north section.
  • Continue installation of spray on fireproofing.
  • Installation of Stair A.
  • Continue installation of overhead mechanical/plumbing on Floors 1 and 2.
  • Continue installation of hollow metal steel framing on Floors 3 and 4.
  • Continue installation of exterior metal stud framing for building envelop.
  • Finalize installation of materials on building mock up.

Utility Infrastructure Project

Week of December 2:

  • Continue installation of underground electrical and telecom for future Wilkins Plaza event power, light poles, and Wi-Fi.
  • Continue work on new concrete site walls in Phase 3 area (Wilkins Plaza east extension). 
  • Continue earthwork and grading to prep for new concrete base slab.
  • Continue framing and installation of new concrete sub slab/paver base.
  • Pipe delivery continues for Phase 4 areas (Southside east to Central Heating and Cooling Plant).
  • Continue trenching and pipe installation in Phase 4 areas. Increased activity for the next several weeks in the area directly east of Southside Dining as work begins on installation of a new underground chilled water pipe manifold. 
  • Rivanna River Lane remains open to one-way traffic. Intermittent closures may be required to complete testing and site restoration over next several weeks until phase of work is fully complete. 
  • Continue site restoration and concrete walk repairs in the area of Rivanna River Lane and Patriot Circle.
  • Planned outage of chilled water in the Hub, Southside, and Skyline from Dec. 2–3. It is anticipated that there will be no impact for this outage. 

Week of December 9:

  • Continue installation of underground electrical and telecom for future Wilkins Plaza event power, light poles, and Wi-Fi.
  • Continue work on new concrete site walls in Phase 3 area. 
  • Continue earthwork and grading to prep for new concrete base slab.
  • Continue framing and installation of new concrete sub slab/paver base.
  • Pipe delivery continues for Phase 4 areas (Southside east to Central Heating and Cooling Plant).
  • Continue trenching and pipe installation in Phase 4 areas. Increased activity for the next several weeks in the area directly east of Southside Dining as work begins on installation of a new underground chilled water pipe manifold. 
  • Rivanna River Lane remains open to one-way traffic. Intermittent closures may be required to complete testing and site restoration over next several weeks until phase of work is fully complete. 
  • Continue site restoration and concrete walk repairs in the area of Rivanna River Lane and Patriot Circle.