Ongoing sidewalk work — The sidewalk will be closed periodically along Commonwealth Avenue for vehicle access on the College of Communication (COM) and Morse Auditorium sides of the building. BUPD or BPD will be on site to direct pedestrians. As usual, Turner will notify BUPD in advance and will have both BUPD and BPD controlling public safety.
For the week of January 29, 2017:
Rain screen prep for fibreC panels will continue on the Morse side of the building. The team will continue working on the fresh air intake plenum on the soffit on the Commonwealth Avenue side. Granite stone will be installed on the planters at the entrance on the Morse side. Underground utilities will continue, including drainage piping and grating in the alley on the Cummington side.
Miscellaneous taping will continue on floor 1. Installation of terrazzo will continue in the commons, and taping will continue in the east and west lobbies and colloquium. Ceiling and floor work will continue at the communicating stairs. Painting will continue in fMRI room and the east and west stairs, and terrazzo treads will be installed on the communicating stairs. Millwork will continue on floors 1, 8, and 9. Lab casework and flooring will continue on floors 1, 7, 8, and 9
Police details will continue to man the construction gates along Commonwealth Avenue as well as the Blandford Mall loading dock to ensure public safety. The safety of our community is our highest priority, so we ask that you please pay close attention to posted signs, police, and safety personnel.