Weeks of 5/21/18 and 5/28/18

Project site, aerial view looking northeast, May 18, 2018

What is Happening

University Forum

  • Elevator cabwork in passenger elevators 1 to 3 and passenger elevator 4
  • Sheetrocking ceiling is ongoing on levels two, three and below-grade
  • Gasketing and sealing curtain wall and storefront
  • Polishing concrete flooring at street level
  • Waterproofing around perimeter of the building
  • Metal panels installation at elevator bulkhead and dumbwaiter bulkhead
  • Installing glass fiber reinforced concrete panels at the exterior perimeter of the building and caulking
  • Piping and installing sheet metal at the rooftop air handler units
  • W. 129th Street between Broadway and W. 125th Street is closed through approximately June 2018
  • Work to take place on Saturdays and Sundays

Phase 2 Foundations

  • Install pressure slab at east half of site (Site 6B)
  • Import drainage stone at east half of site (Site 6B)
  • Install shear walls at east half of site (Site 6B)
  • Steel erection and metal decking for west half of site (Site 7)
  • Continue installation of grounding grid at east half of site (Site 6B)

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.
  • After-hours work for installation of electrical conduits under W. 129th Street
  • 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 closed through approximately June 2018
  • Temporary and periodic sidewalk closures on Broadway between 125th and 129th streets, and on W. 125th Street, due to trenching for telecom conduit installation