The Roselawn renovations are nearing completion with a frenzy of activity. A meeting was called by members of the Fall Moves 2014 logistics team and was held on Thursday, September 11 9:30-10:30am in Classroom 306 on the 3rd floor of Roselawn. (more…)
Roofing: New-roof to old-roof tie-in is complete except for area of South Entrance, which is dependent on brickwork being completed.
Exterior Sheeting: Exterior wall framing for SC055/104 is completed and installation of sheeting will begin this week as weather permits (rain predicted for Monday/Tuesday).
Insulation and Brickwork: Will follow installation of exterior sheeting this week.
Interior Framing: Interior metal stud framing for Phase 1 addition (classrooms, restrooms, lobbies) can proceed regardless of weather conditions this week.
Drywall Finishing: Phase 2 (Main Level south classrooms) drywall finishing will be completed this week.
Painting: Phase 2 painting will begin this week pending final color selections.
Sprinkler System: Completed except for mechanical room where work continues this week.
Roof Work – Contractor will be repairing existing roof where old HVAC unit was removed and will tie the old roof to the new roof being built over the new SC104. This will likely create some “noise overhead” in places like SC 106.
Sprinkler Work – Contractor should finish phase 1 and phase 2 work this week.
Excavation Work – Contractor will be working around the existing south entrance to the mechanical room and the new SC 055 and 104 addition to establish rough grade levels to set up for framing and masonry work early next week.
Drywall Work – nearly all phase 2 drywall is finished. When phase 1 area is “dried in” (roof and walls are weather tight) drywall installation will begin which is targeted for end of next week (i.e. by 09/12).
* Phase 1 = Classrooms 055 and 104 along with the south entrance.
* Phase 2 = Lab classrooms along the south corridor and the north/south concourse.
The pace of work on the Roselawn project has reached a feverish pitch with just two weeks to go until September 12, which VP of Finance, Daryl Bert, announced as the projected ready-to-move-in-date during this year’s Faculty/Staff Fall Conference. The project team is cautiously optimistic that this can be achieved, however, there is always the chance that an event could occur to cause a delay.
The major things to be done before employees “move in” to Roselawn include the following (more…)
Information Systems recently unboxed about 100 computers and collapsed and saved the boxes to make them available for employees who are moving to new office locations. They can be accessed just inside the 2nd story west entrance to “The Guild” using the ramp from the Smith Ave parking area. Tape dispensers are next to the boxes for your convenience if wish to “un-collapse” the boxes when you pick them up. These are medium-sized boxes, about 24 X 15 X 10.
Beginning Wednesday morning, August 20, the north Science Center entrance near the turf field will not be accessible to enter the building. More. . .
Floor plans and room assignments are now available on the Roselawn Renovation 2014 web page.
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