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Dunne Hall Project
Phase l of the Dunne Hall Project began in June 2016 initially involving the demolition of Kennedy Commons. Construction is now moving forward beginning with a complete renovation of interior rooms, restrooms, and lounge areas. Texture and painting is going well and on course for its scheduled completion time of September 2016 to allow usage during the upcoming Fall Quarter.
Charney Hall of Law
Work on the new Law School Building, Charney Hall of Law, located at the previous Third Mission Lot, continues to progress. We are continuing to work with Cultural Resources to uncover and preserve archaeological features and are relocating some of the utilities that ran underneath the lot. The current scheduled start date for Devcon to begin construction is October 5th. The 96,000 square foot building is expected to be completed by Fall of 2017.
Edward M. Dowd Art and Art History Building
The construction of the Edward M. Dowd Art and Art History building located at 775 Franklin Street is substantially complete. The 45,000 square feet building has modern classrooms, art studios, galleries and office space for the Art and Art History programs. Interior work is being completed with furniture and equipment installation through the Spring. Staff and Faculty are moving in through the summer with classes starting in the Fall quarter of 2016. The dedication for this building is scheduled to be on October 14th.
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Charney Hall - Trucks will be moving materials out of the Charney Hall site tomorrow 9/23. The trucks may cause some light traffic in the area but roads will remain open and functional through the day.
Alameda Hall - With a few small exceptions being taken care of this week, the work in Alameda hall is complete.
Upcoming Power Shutdowns - There will be a brief power outage at Lucas Hall in the early morning of Wednesday, 9/21 to support the work going on at the Charney Hall site. Power will be restored before 7am.
The Adobe Lodge is getting a new transformer on Sunday, 9/18, and the replacement will require a shutdown of power to both Adobe and the Varsi Restrooms from 6am-6pm.
Roof Projects - Work on the University Square roof will continue through the month of September. Malley, De Saisset Museum and Varsi Hall roof projects have all recently been completed. There is a scheduled crane pick happening next Thursday 9/8 at Varsi to wrap up the roof project, with a scheduled restoration to begin shortly after.
Pat Malley - The vending machines have been set in place and the new reception desk is complete. Look for furniture installations set to begin tomorrow.
Bannan Engineering - New carpet installation for Bannan is substantially complete. Look for the new furniture arriving shortly, which will be placed and ready for use by the beginning of next quarter.
Alameda Hall - Concrete steps are being poured facing Accolti to improve efficiency of people entering and exiting the building. Permits and certifications for building use are being acquired, and furniture is scheduled to begin arriving next Thursday or Friday. The property has been given a drastic facelift and received beautiful improvements in order to be ready for use in the upcoming quarter.