Crews will be on site Saturday 7/23 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. installing mechanicals on the upper floors of the new addition and conducting miscellaneous work from the swing scaffolding on the outside of the building.
During the week, crews will be using the tower crane and buck hoist for various activities on site. Interior and exterior framing will be happening on the 5th, 6th, 7th, and mechanical floors and crews will be installing drywall top fill on the 5th, 6th, and 7th floors for mechanicals. Mechanical, electrical, and plumbing rough ins continue to be installed in multiple locations within the building.
Typical levels of construction noise and vibrations are expected with all of these activities. For the deep foundation work, any possible vibrations will be monitored by a third party testing agency.
On Wednesday, 7/27, contractors will be installing a small temporary trailer near the Emergency Department entrance on campus. It will be placed on the strip of land between the current trailer in the E.D. ambulance parking bay and the front loop. It will be a temporary office for Highland Security while their office space inside the building is under construction. The trailer will be in place for two-to-three months. Crews will be onsite to direct traffic as it’s installed.