Weeks of 12/25/17 and 1/1/18

Project site, aerial view looking northeast, December 22, 2017

What is Happening

University Forum

  • Ductwork installation on second and third floors
  • Electrical roughing at the below-grade level, street-level space, and second level
  • Energizing the Forum switchgear
  • Installing storefront trims and gaskets at street-level space and curtain wall glass, trims and gasket on levels two and three
  • Mechanical, plumbing, and fire protection roughing at the below-grade, first, and second levels
  • Framing and sheetrocking throughout the building
  • Ceiling header on the ground floor is complete
  • Passenger elevator (PE-4) railing work
  • Installation of elevator divider beams
  • Electrical roughing of below-grade walls and powering of HVAC equipment
  • Installation of common platform in the auditorium
  • W. 129th Street between Broadway and W. 125th Street will be temporarily reopened beginning December 22 until January 8

Open Space: Small Square and site work on W.129th, W.130th and Broadway around Jerome L. Greene Science Center

  • Complete punch list items

Phase 2 Foundations

  • Installation of production minipiles
  • Install concrete pile caps
  • Install pressure slab at east half of site
  • Import drainage stone
  • Modify corner bracing

What to Expect

Construction Activity

  • Regular weekday work hours: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday work hours: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Material deliveries to site is ongoing

Temporary Traffic and Transportation Impacts

  • No standing on W.125th Street between Broadway and W.129th Street
  • Truck loading only on the west side of Broadway from 129th to 130th streets
  • W.131st Street between Broadway and 615 W.131st Street is closed and will remain closed until the early 2019
  • W.129th Street between Broadway and W.125th Street is temporarily reopening from December 22 until January 8