6/9/17 Construction Update

Work Performed this Week:

  • Poured the slab-on-grade surrounding the Auditeria. Remaining locations to pour include the stage and the receiving area
  • Constructed the mechanical room walls to roof bearing height
  • Continued CMU load-bearing walls in Unit B2
  • Continued above ceiling mechanical, electrical, and plumbing rough-in in Unit B1
  • Continued mechanical, electrical, and plumbing wall rough-in in Unit B2
  • Continued structural steel, joists, and decking in Unit A supporting Level 2
  • Began rough grading in the parking lot at the corner of Longhill Road and Ironbound Road

Note: Areas D & C are the single-story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art, and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

6/2/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Backfilled foundation walls and placed porous sand fill in the remainder of Unit C preparing for the slab-on-grade pour.
  • Continued mechanical room exterior walls to roof joist bearing height
  • Continued exterior and interior concrete masonry unit walls on Level 1 to Level 2 joist bearing in Units A, C and D
  • Continued structural steel columns, beams and joists in Unit A supporting Level 2
  • Continued in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units B2, C1 and D1
  • Continued above ceiling mechanical, plumbing and electrical rough-in in Unit B1
  • Continued site demolition of existing curb and asphalt in the parking lot at the corner of Longhill Road and Ironbound Road
  • Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Administration (VOSHA) conducted an unannounced inspection of the entire project site on June 1, 2017. The local VOSHA inspector was accompanied by the head of VOSHA during the inspection. Only a few minor non-compliances were noted. OPCC addressed all non-compliant items the following work days.
  • Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/26/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Poured the third level of the Auditeria floor
  • Poured the elevate concrete floor in Unit B on Level 2 last Saturday
  • Continued mechanical room exterior walls
  • Continued exterior and interior concrete masonry walls on Level 1 to Level 2 joist bearing in Units A and D
  • Grouted the Gymnasium walls at the high roof
  • Completed structural steel bracing in Unit B2
  • Started structural steel columns, beams and joists in Unit A supporting Level 2
  • Continued in-wall plumbing and electrical rough in in Units A, B, C and D on Level 1
  • Continued above ceiling mechanical, plumbing and electrical rough-in in Unit B1
  • Began wall and chase plumbing rough-in in Unit B2
  • Begin demolition of existing curb and asphalt in the parking lot at the corner of Longhill Road and Ironbound Road
    Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/19/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Poured the lowest two levels of the Auditeria floor
  • Continued exterior and interior concrete masonry unit walls on Level 1 to Level 2 joist bearing in Units A and D and set bearing plates
  • Grouted the Gymnasium walls at the high roof
  • Began mechanical room exterior walls
  • Completed floor joists and decking in Unit B2
  • Set structural steel lintels in Unit A on Level 1
  • Continued in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units A, B, C and D on Level 1
  • Began above ceiling mechanical, plumbing and electrical rough-in in Unit B
  • Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/12/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Cut and graded the subgrade and place porous sand fill subbase in the Auditeria
  • Continued exterior and interior concrete masonry unit walls on Level 1 to Level 2 joist bearing in Units A and D
  • Continued gymnasium walls on the North and East
  • Continued in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units A, B, C and D on Level 1
  • Began above ceiling mechanical and plumbing rough-in (pipe hangers) in Unit B on Level 1
  • Completed installation and inspected structural steel connections in Unit B supporting Level 2
  • Continued setting floor joists and corrugated metal decking in Unit B on Level 2
  • Installed structural steel studs on the decking in Unit B on Level 2 

    Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5/5/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Excavated and poured footings in the Auditeria
  • Continued exterior and interior concrete masonry unit walls on Level 1 to Level 2 joist bearing in Units A and D
  • Continued gymnasium walls on the North end
  • Continued in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units A, B and D on Level 1
  • Completed installation and inspected structural steel connections in Unit B supporting Level 2
  • Began setting corrugated metal decking in Unit B on Level 2
  • Continued storm structures and pipe from SS#2-4 to SS#2-7 on the locker room side of the building

Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4/28/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Continued exterior and interior concrete masonry walls on Level 1 to the Level 2 joist bearing in Units A
  • Continued gymnasium walls
  • Continued in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units A and B on Level 1
  • Complete slab-on-grade preparation in the Unit C mechanical rooms and food service area and pour concrete
  • Structural steel delivered for Unit B
  • Began setting structural steel columns, beams and joists in Unit B on Levels 1 and 2
  • Continued the fire line from Ironbound Road along Longhill Road toward the building

Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4/21/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Excavated and poured exterior column footings for canopies in Unit A
  • Continued exterior and interior concrete masonry unit walls on Level 1 to Level 2 joist bearing in Units A and B
  • Continued gymnasium concrete masonry unit walls
  • Continued in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units A and B on Level 1
  • Completed under-slab and in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in the mechanical room and food service area
  • Continued slab-on-grade preparation in the mechanical room and food service area
  • Delivered structural steel
  • Continued storm structures and pipe along Longhill Road
  • Continued the fire line from Ironbound Road toward the building

Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4/14/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Continued interior and exterior footings and foundation walls in Units A and B
  • Continued interior walls on Level 1 in Units A, B, and C to Level 2 joist bearing
  • Continued under-slab and in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units A and B on Level 1
  • Continued slab-on-grade preparation and poured concrete in science/restroom area in Unit B, and the entrance commons in Unit A on April 15th
  • Delivered and set the elevator jack
  • Set steel beam over opening between the gymnasium and stage
  • Set reinforced concrete storm pipe and tied new storm system into the City’s existing system at the corner of Ironbound Road and Longhill Road
  • Received the check valve for the fire line and installed the valve near Ironbound Road

Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4/10/17 Construction Update

Work performed last week:

  • Continued interior and exterior footings and foundation walls in Units A and B
  • Continued interior walls on Level 1 in Units A, B and C to Level 2 joist bearing
  • Continued under-slab and in-wall plumbing and electrical rough-in in Units A and B on Level 1
  • Continued slab-on-grade preparation and poured concrete in the classroom and collaboration area on April 8, 2017
  • Crane delivered for erecting the structural steel

Note: Areas D & C are the single story section of the school. That includes the gym, cafeteria, kitchen, music, art and fitness rooms. Areas A & B are the 3-story classroom sections.