Construction Update

Several projects related to the construction of the new Stavros Niarchos Foundation–David Rockefeller River Campus are scheduled for this week.

 

Week of August 21st, 2017

Several projects related to the construction of the new Stavros Niarchos Foundation–David Rockefeller River Campus are scheduled for this week.

Flexner Hall: Work in Staircase D will continue this week. Demolition of the lower roof parapet will take place daily between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., with high noise levels. Material deliveries to the lower roof will take place daily between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. through the east door on the fourth floor of Flexner. All other work will take place Monday–Friday between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Gasser Hall: Construction work in the River Building will take place throughout the week at all times, with moderate to high levels of noise. Work on the roof may cause tar odors. Please note that access to the roof through the second floor is now restricted.

Hospital Building: Plumbing work on Level 1 continues this week and will require the corridor to be closed on between 6 p.m. on Monday, August 21 and until 6 a.m. on Tuesday, August 22. Additional work on Levels 1, 2, B, C, and D, including demolition, drilling, and chopping, will continue. Access to levels below A in Staircase E will remain restricted. This will not affect any fire egress plans. Work on the roof may cause tar odors. Material deliveries and debris removal will take place on most days between 4:30 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. via the marble pathway. All work will be performed throughout the week at all times, with high noise levels. The compressor will also continue operating from the Hospital Circle, producing noise and possible odors.

Nurses ResidenceWork, including demolition on Levels B and C, chopping, drilling, and plumbing rerouting, will take place throughout the week at all times, with high noise levels. Work on the roof may cause tar odors.

River Building, Hospital Circle, and Flexner Circle: The scaffold at the north end of the River Building will be rebuilt on Saturday, August 26 and on Sunday, August 27. The work will take place between 6:30 a.m -3:30p.m., with high levels of noise.

During this time, there will be temporary closures of sections of the pedestrian tunnel. These will be announced as construction dates are confirmed.

  • Flexner Circle: Flexner Circle remains closed to all traffic, except emergency vehicles. Access from the circle to the mailroom and the pedestrian tunnel will be closed between August 31 and November 30.

  • Hospital Circle: The Hospital Circle remains closed to all traffic, except emergency vehicles. The ADA wheelchair ramp at Nurses Residence and the south pedestrian connector between Nurses and Founder’s Hall will remain closed through August. Use the marble path for pedestrian access to the main entrance to the hospital and to Nurses Residence. For wheelchair or emergency access to the hospital and Nurses Residence, use the marble path to Hospital Level A. For access on weekends and holidays, ask Security personnel for assistance.

Smith Hall Annex: Work on Levels A, B, C, and D, including demolition, chopping, and drilling, will take place Monday–Saturday between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m., with intermittent, high noise levels. Repair work in the atrium will also continue through the end of the month. Work on the roof may cause tar odors.

• Welch Hall: Construction activities on Levels A and B will take place Monday–Saturday between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m., with intermittent, high noise levels.

Construction work will continue in the food services area adjacent to the pedestrian tunnel and outside of the Audubon Room. High levels of noise are expected. The work will not be performed when the Great Room or Audubon Room is occupied.

 

 

 

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