Research and Innovation Center Construction

Construction Update: Week Ending November 8, 2019

Another week of progress has passed at the construction site of the Research and Innovation Center. Our contractor Brasfield & Gorrie brings us more updates on the work completed this week:

  • Pouring column diamonds
  • Placing MEP hangers
  • Pouring concrete slab for the East section of the second and third floors
  • Roughing-in of Level 1 overhead electrical
  • Foundation work for the dumpster pad
  • Block wall placement at the storage building
  • Regrading of the retaining pond
  • Sequence 4 steel erection

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Construction Update: Week Ending November 1, 2019

Happy November! It’s been another productive week at the Research and Innovation Center construction site. Here are this week’s photos (above) and updates on work completed:

  • Slab pour for the storage building
  • Placement of MEP hangers
  • Concrete pouring for 3rd floor west
  • Placement of storage building block walls
  • Electrical roughing-in of storage building block wall
  • Miscellaneous steel welding
  • Site grading

As always, check back next week for more.

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Construction Update: Week Ending October 25, 2019

Welcome back! We’re excited to share more progress on the construction of the Research and Innovation Center. Work that was performed during the week of October 25, 2019 includes:

  • Installation of steel decking
  • Placement of MEP hangers
  • Pouring concrete for the second floor
  • Electrical roughing-in within the storage building slab
  • Miscellaneous steel welding
  • Prep of the storage building slab

Check out the latest photos above, and visit again next week to see more.

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Construction Update: Week Ending October 18, 2019

We’re back with another construction update! Check out the latest photos from Brasfield & Gorrie above. Here’s what was accomplished in the construction of the Research and Innovation Center this week:

  • Further steel erection
  • Installation of steel decking
  • Installation of temporary power
  • Steel welding and stud placement
  • Setting of the storage building foundation block
  • Tapping of the water lines and installation of water meters
  • Further work on underground site electrical

We’ll see you next week with more!

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Construction Update: Week Ending October 11, 2019

Another week of progress is behind us at the construction site of the Research and Innovation Center! Our contractor Brasfield & Gorrie have provided us another update with photos – click any of them to zoom in. Work performed this week includes:

  • Erection of steal beams for building frame
  • Installation of water lines
  • Further roughing-in of the dumpster pad
  • Steel decking placement
  • Welding of steel components
  • Footing work for the storage building
  • Underground site electrical construction

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Construction Update: Week Ending October 4, 2019

It’s been a busy week at the construction site of the Research and Innovation Center! Our contractor, Brasfield & Gorrie, and their team have been hard at work – see some photos of their progress above, and click any photo to zoom in. Items completed this week include:

  • Erecting steel beams
  • Paving and pouring the base, curb, and gutter of the parking lot
  • Binder paving
  • Constructing the retaining wall
  • Pouring the concrete slab for the east side of the building
  • Implementing the foundations for the storage building
  • Under-slab roughing-in
  • Roughing-in the dumpster pad
  • Digging storage building footings

Check back next week for more updates!

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