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Sitework and Central Utility Plant – For site work, grading of the interim landscape continues in the phase 2 area of campus. Retaining wall rebar and formwork continues at the southwest corner of the Bloomberg Center. Precast seatwall installation at the Northwest Corner (Gateway) is underway and will be complete in this period. Sidewalk installation continues along East Loop Road. 

Geothermal – HVAC system commissioning is ongoing and work continues on the BMS controls interface. 

Co-Location Building –Soffit work is ongoing on the two main cantilevers. Mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) rough in continues throughout the building as does interior framing. Elevator work is ongoing and is nearing completion. Inspection for the elevator is scheduled to occur by the end of the period. Once approved, the construction hoist will be demobilized and fill in glass curtain wall work will commence.  Drywall installation is underway and will continue throughout the building. 

Residential Building – At the Residential Building, caulking on the south face will continue into December. Waterproofing work on the 26th and 27th floors will continue in this period. Cabinets will be installed on floors 21 through 23. Wood floor installation will begin on floors 13 through 16.  Installation of the storefront (glass and metal frame) will continue through this period. 

Bloomberg Center – Soffit work and roofing continue on the exterior of the Bloomberg Center. Interior framing and MEP work continues on all floors.

Roadwork and Central Utility Plant – At the Central Utility Plant (CUP) roof paver installation is underway. And coping on the west and north elevation will be complete in the beginning of this period. Exterior doors will be installed on the north façade. Finish work and commissioning continues on the interior and with the CUP MEP systems. For site work, grading of the interim landscape continues in the phase 2 area of campus. Retaining wall rebar and formwork continues at the southwest corner of the Bloomberg Center. Precast seatwall preparation will begin in the second week of the period. Sidewalk installation continues along East Loop Road. 

Geothermal – HVAC system commissioning is ongoing and work continues on the BMS controls interface.  

Co-Location Building –Soffit work is ongoing on the two main cantilevers. Mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) rough in continues throughout the building as does interior framing. Drywall installation is underway and will continue throughout the building. Waterproofing of the garage roof deck will occur in this period concurrent with layout and installation of dowels for precast seatwall footing connections.

Residential Building – At the Residential Building, caulking on the south face will continue into December. Waterproofing will be installed on the 26th and 27th floors. Cabinets will be installed on floors 17 through 20.  Wood floor installation will begin on floors 10 through 13. Installation of the storefront (glass and metal frame) will begin in this period. 

Bloomberg Center – Soffit work and roofing continue on the exterior of the Bloomberg Center. Interior framing and MEP work continues on all floors.

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Roadwork and Central Utility Plant – Coping will be installed on the west and north elevations of the Central Utility Plant (CUP) in the first week of this period. Panel installation will continue through this period as well. Sidewalk work will continue on East Loop Road moving to the south. Phase 2 area grading continues throughout this period. Retaining wall footings in the southwest corner of the Bloomberg Center will see installation of formwork and rebar in the first week of this period and will be poured in the second week. Bio-infiltration and filtration zones will be constructed beginning in the first week of the period. Concurrently, site electrical conduit installation will commence in the same area at the end of the second week of the period. 

Geothermal – HVAC system commissioning is ongoing and work continues on the BMS controls interface. 

Co-Location Building –Soffit work is ongoing on the two main cantilevers. Roofing is underway and will continue through November.  Mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) rough in continues throughout the building as does interior framing. Drywall installation is underway and will continue throughout the building.    

Residential Building – At the Residential Building, caulking on the south face will continue through this period. Air barrier installation is ongoing on multiple floors. Installation of the roofing main barrier is ongoing. Framing apartments continues on the upper floors and drywall installation is following closely behind. Cabinets will be installed on floors 14, 15, 16, and 17 throughout the two week period.

Bloomberg Center – Façade panel installation will be complete on the north side of the building in the second week of the period. Work at Stair 5 continues as the framing connections for the window system are being installed. Soffit work along the exterior façade is also underway.  Roofing installation on the main section of the roof is ongoing.

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Roadwork and Central Utility Plant – Stainless Steel façade panels are being installed on the north face of the Central Utility Plant (CUP). Deliveries and installation of panels is scheduled to occur over the next several weeks. Painting of the interior continues in the CUP.  The fuel oil fill box and vent piping will be installed in this period. Paving of East Loop Road and North Loop Road will begin in the second week of this period. Sidewalks along the northeast side of the campus will be formed and poured in this period. Phase 2 area grading continues throughout this period. Retaining wall footings in the southwest corner of the Bloomberg Center are being excavated and prepped for forming.   

Geothermal – Factory startup of the multistack systems and the pumping systems is complete. The chilled water startup of the multistack will be fully commissioned in the spring/summer of 2017. BMS system commissioning and point to point check out is ongoing. 

Co-Location Building – Glass curtain wall continues to be installed on the east and west sides of the building. Soffit work is ongoing on the two main cantilevers. Roofing is underway and will continue through November. Mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) rough in continues throughout the building as does interior framing. Drywall installation is underway and will continue throughout the building.    

Residential Building – At the Residential Building, caulking on the south face will begin in this period. Air barrier installation is ongoing on multiple floors. Installation of the roofing main barrier is ongoing. Framing apartments continues on the upper floors and drywall installation is following closely behind.

Bloomberg Center – Façade panel installation will move to the north side of the building in the beginning of the period. Work at Stair 5 continues as the framing connections for the window system are being installed. Soffit work along the exterior façade is also underway.  Roofing installation on the main section of the roof is ongoing.

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Roadwork and Central Utility Plant – Installation of Foam Glass on the exterior masonry of the Central Utility Plant (CUP) will continue through this period. Pavers in the equipment maintenance area on the CUP roof are being installed through this period. The stainless steel façade panels for the north face will be installed in this period and continue through the end of the month. Concrete curb and sidewalk installation continues on the south side of the South Loop Road. Curb work on the East Road will be complete in the beginning of this period. Stormwater filtration and bioinfiltration systems at the Bridge (CoLo) and the Residential Building will be completed in this period. Excavation for the Bloomberg Café Terrace retaining wall will continue through this period. Forming of the wall and installation of rebar will begin towards the end of this period. Grading of landforms in Phase 2 is ongoing.   

Geothermal – The heating components of the geothermal system will be turned on and testing will begin in the second week of the period.  Commissioning is scheduled to continue through October.

Co-Location Building – Glass curtain wall continues to be installed on the east and west sides of the building. Soffit work is ongoing on the two main cantilevers. Roofing is underway and will continue through November. Mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) rough in continues throughout the building as does interior framing. Drywall installation is underway and will continue throughout the building.    

Residential Building – At the Residential Building, caulking on the north and east face is nearing completion and punchlist for same is underway. Air barrier installation is ongoing on multiple floors. Installation of the roofing main barrier is ongoing. Framing apartments continues on the upper floors and drywall installation is following closely behind.

Bloomberg Center – Halo (PV level) Façade panel installation will move to the east side of the building in the second week of this period. Work at Stair 5 continues as the framing connections for the window system are being installed. Soffit work along the exterior façade is also underway.  Roofing installation on the main section of the roof is ongoing.

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