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Look Ahead – Week of May 12 to May 18, 2019

Headliner

CONSTRUCTION OF THE TWELTH (12th) FLOOR COMMENCES

Project Status

Project Status: The project remains on-schedule for a May 30, 2020 substantial completion and is currently 61-percent complete. Interior work including mechanical, electrical, and plumbing is underway on floors 1-5. The exterior sheathing is being installed on floors 3, 4, and 5. Building occupation and tenant move-in is scheduled during Summer 2020.

Garage

Electrical work, block masonry, door frames, and sprinkler installation continues at Levels P1 and P0.

Office Building

First Floor

Concrete complete

Rough-in of mechanical, electrical, and piping underway.

Curtain wall framing installation underway.

Second Floor

Concrete complete

Rough-in of mechanical, electrical, and piping underway.

A mock-up of a bathroom is underway.

Third Floor

Concrete complete

Rough-in of mechanical, electrical, and piping underway.

Exterior sheathing installation underway.

Fourth Floor

Concrete complete

Rough-in of mechanical, electrical, and piping underway.

Exterior sheathing installation underway.

Fifth Floor

Concrete complete

Sixth Floor

Concrete complete

Seventh Floor

Concrete complete

Eighth Floor

Concrete complete

Ninth Floor

Concrete complete

Tenth Floor

Concrete complete

Eleventh Floor

Concrete complete

Twelfth Floor

Forming and reinforcing of the 12th floor will commence on May 7. The first concrete pour is scheduled on Friday, May 10.

Twelfth Floor

Twelfh Floor Under Construction - May 13, 2019

Column Construction

Column and wall pours 11th floor to 12th floor.

Utility Construction

Pepco relocations are complete with exception of pole removal that will follow removal of the overhead Verizon lines.

Verizon Underground Work

Verizon will begin pulling fiberoptic through the conduit beginning Monday, May 6. This work is located in the current staging lane along Grandview Ave and will not affect traffic.

Utility Work

No utility work is planned this week. However, the Contractor plans to start sanitary sewer work in the right lane of Viers Mill Road adjacent to the WMATA bus-loop (south of Reedie Drive) beginning Monday May 13. This work will be done at night between the hours of 9pm and 5am.

Town Plaza

The Town Plaza will include an amphitheater, stage, lighting, art work, Wi-Fi, bio-retention areas, landscaping, and elevated walkways from the new Town Plaza to Georgia Ave (to the south) and to the WMATA tower connecting to the WMATA parking garage located on Veirs Mill Road.

Rough grading is complete. Installation of storm drains will resume this week.

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Upcoming and Ongoing Activities:

  • Complete 12th floor
  • Commence forming and reinforcing of 13th floor
  • Building column construction 12th to 13th floor
  • Plumbing, electrical, and mechanical installations continues floors 1 to 4
  • Exterior sheathing installation underway on floors 3, 4 & 5
  • Bathroom mock-up nearly complete on the 2nd floor
  • Placement of concrete block, door frames, piping, sprinklers, and electrical in the garage on Levels P1 and P0 continues (P2, P3 and P4 complete)
  • Offsite material fabrications underway
    • Stone
    • Misc metals
    • Windows
    • Building skin
    • Chillers HVAC
    • Interior lights
  • Town Plaza (South of Reedie Drive)
    • Excavation and haul-off complete
    • Rough grading complete
    • Installation of storm drain lines underway
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