Weeks of 6/12/17 and 6/19/17

Project site, aerial view looking northeast, June 9, 2017

What is Happening

Jerome L. Greene Science Center

  • Entrance repair along W.130th Street

Lenfest Center for the Arts

  • Installing exterior lights and cameras

University Forum

  • Installing masonry walls at the BG level
  • Bolting, plumbing, and welding are ongoing on level 5
  • Wire mesh and rebar installation on level 5 for June 15 concrete pour
  • Completing temporary hand rails stair treads of fire stairs A and B
  • Excavating north curb to measure existing utilities piping

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

  • Planting of street trees on W.129th and W.130th streets
  • Continue work in the Woodland Walk and between the Jerome L. Greene Science Center and Lenfest Center for the Arts

Phase 2 Foundations

  • Mass excavation work (westerly portion of site bounded by 12th Ave, W.130th and W.131st streets)
  • Temporary support of excavation work along W.131st Street and the Studebaker building
  • Installation of temporary tiebacks along Studebaker building
  • Load testing for foundation minipiles

What to Expect

Construction Activity

  • Regular weekday work hours: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday work hours: 8:00 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