Construction Updates

 

January 9th, 2017

 Construction of the parking structure is complete, however miscellaneous punchlist items will be continuing until the spring. On January 9th, 2017 the Jefferson Street will be closed at 143rd to facility signage installation. 

January 2nd, 2017

 Construction of the parking structure is complete, however miscellaneous punchlist items will be continuing until the spring. 

December 19th, 2016

 Punch list activities of the parking structure are currently ongoing.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor. 

December 12th, 2016

Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant was completed last week, as well as the metal panel eyebrow for the restaurant.  Punch list activities of the parking structure are currently ongoing.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor.  

December 5th, 2016

Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant will be completed this week, as well as the metal panel eyebrow for the restaurant.  Punch list activities of the parking structure are currently ongoing.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor.  

November 28th, 2016

Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant will continue this week, as well as the precast caulking .  Punch list activities of the parking structure are currently ongoing.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor.

November 21st, 2016

Last week the structure was substantially completed. Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant will continue this week, as well as the precast caulking .  Spray fireproofing of the restaurant steel was completed last week, as well.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor. 

November 14th, 2016

Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant will continue this week, as well as the precast caulking .  Spray fireproofing of the restaurant steel will also be completed this week. Final inspections of the structure will take place this week. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor. 

November 7th, 2016

All the cast-in-place toppings on the precast was finished last week. Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant will continue this week, as well as the precast caulking . Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will be complete. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor. 

October 31st, 2016

All the cast-in-place toppings on the precast will be finished this week. The structural steel for the future restaurant was completely detailed last week, and the light gauge framing for the exterior restaurant wall was completed. Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant will started last week and will be ongoing. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor.  

October 24th, 2016

All the cast-in-place toppings on the precast will be finished this week. The structural steel for the future restaurant will be completely detailed this week, and the light gauge framing for the exterior restaurant wall will be completed. Construction of the masonry wall for the restaurant will start this week. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

The work being performed at the entrance to the parking structure at the intersection of Jefferson and 143rd is currently being performed by another general contractor.  

October 17th, 2016

Precast erection was completed last week and we have begun pouring the cast-in-place toppings on the precast. The structural steel for the future restaurant will be detailed this week, and the light gauge framing for the exterior restaurant wall will be completed. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. Please click here for more information.

October 10th, 2016

Precast erection will be completed this week.  Last week the final bay of double tees was erected over future Jefferson Avenue. This week the final pieces for the East Stair Tower will be erected.  The structural steel for the future restaurant will continue to be erected this week as well as, the light gauge framing for the exterior restaurant wall. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. Due to the construction, northbound Ravinia and the right turn lane on 143rd turning on to Ravinia, will be temporarily closed until the end of the year, intermittently. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination. 

October 3rd, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week.  This week the final bay of double tees will be erected over future Jefferson Avenue as well as the final pieces for the East Stair Tower.  The structural steel for the future restaurant will continue to be erected this week as well. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information. 

September 26th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week, the fifth bay of double tees were completed and the east stair tower was partially erected. This week the final bay of double tees will be erected over future Jefferson Avenue.  The structural steel for the future restaurant will begin being erected this week as well. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.

September 19th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week, the fifth bay and the east stair tower will be partially erected, which will continue this week. Elevators and metal grillage will start to be installed this week.  Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.

September 12th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week, the fifth bay and the east stair tower will be partially erected, which will continue this week. The south tower glass system will begin to be installed this week as well. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.   

September 6th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week, the fourth bay of double tees was erected along with the architectural panels on the south and north side. This week the fifth bay and the east stair tower will be partially erected. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.

August 29th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week, the third bay of double tees was erected along with the architectural panels on the south and north side. This week the fourth bay will be erected and we will begin to install the CMU walls for the Mechanical and Electrical Rooms. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 11/1/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.   

August 22nd, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week, the second bay of double tees will be erected. This week the third bay will be erected and we will begin to pour the walls for the Mechanical and Electrical Rooms. Also, plumbing and lighting rough-in will continue. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 8/15/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 9/22/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.  

August 15th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week the architectural panels on the west side were fully erected, along with the south stair tower cap. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. This week the second bay of double tees will be erected. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 8/15/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 9/22/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.   

August 8th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week the first bay of parking deck was installed including the roof level. This week the architectural panels on the west side will be fully erected, along with the south stair tower cap. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 8/15/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 9/22/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information.   

August 1st, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week the first section of parking deck was installed, as well as, the grade level architectural panels. The erection will continue vertically until the roof level parking deck is installed and then the erection will continue east.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause northbound Ravinia including  sidewalk to be closed from 7/18/16 to 8/15/16 and the right turn lane and sidewalk on 143rd turning on to Ravinia to be closed from 7/18/16 to 9/22/16. These closures will be in affect from 7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday. Please seek alternate routes to reach your destination, please click here for more information. 

July 25th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week South Stair Tower is was completed. The columns and spandrels are currently being installed, with the first of the double tees to be erected in the middle of the week.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause both Ravinia and 143rd to be closed, please click here for more information.

July 18th, 2016

Precast erection will continue this week and throughout the month. Last week the North Stair Tower was completed and the South Stair Tower is anticipated to be completed by the end of this week. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause both Ravinia and 143rd to be closed, please click here for more information. 

July 11th, 2016

Precast erection will begin this week and continue all month long. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause both Ravinia and 143rd to be closed, please click here for more information. 

July 5th, 2016

This week we are continuing the export of excess soils and the precast erection crane will be assembled. Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site. The precast erection will cause both Ravinia and 143rd to be closed, please click here for more information.  

June 27th, 2016

 This week the precast erector will be surveying the site and a trial delivery run will occur. Please be cautious of any trucks entering and leaving the site.

June 20th, 2016

Throughout this week we will be removing excess soils, and constructing a crane road.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site during the week. 

June 13th, 2016

Throughout this week we will be back filling our concrete foundations, removing excess soils, and constructing a crane road.  Please be cautious of the numerous trucks that will be entering and leaving the site during the week.  

June 6th, 2016

This week we will be continuing the underground plumbing work and the waterproofing of the foundation walls.  On Thursday June 9th and Friday June 10th, we will be receiving timber mats to begin the construction of a crane road. Please be cautious of the multiple semi-trucks that will be entering and leaving the site.  

May 31st, 2016

This week we will be continuing the underground plumbing work and finishing the concrete foundation work.  

May 23rd, 2016

Concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of May. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. Currently, there are pours scheduled for Tuesday, May 16th. Also, this week we will be staring the underground plumbing work.  

May 16th, 2016

Structural excavation and concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of May. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. Currently, there are pours scheduled for Monday May 16th, Tuesday May 17th, and Friday May 20th.  With the rain we have been experiencing the site has become very muddy. We will be providing a street sweeper to keep the streets clean. 

May 9th, 2016

Structural excavation and concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of May. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. Currently, there are pours scheduled for Tuesday May 10th and Thursday May 12th. We will also we pouring concrete mud slabs thought out this week. With the rain we have been experiencing the site has become very muddy. We will be providing a street sweeper to keep the streets clean. 

May 2nd, 2016

Structural excavation and concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of May. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. Currently, there are pours scheduled for Tuesday May 3rd, Thursday May 5th, and Friday May 6th. We will also we pouring concrete mud slabs thought out this week. With the rain we have been experiencing the site has become very muddy. We will be providing a street sweeper to keep the streets clean. 

April 25th, 2016

Structural excavation and concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of April. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. Currently, there are pours scheduled for Wednesday April 27th, Friday April 29th. We will also we pouring concrete mud slabs thought out this week. With the rain we have been experiencing the site has become very muddy. We will be providing a street sweeper to keep the streets clean. 

April 18th, 2016

Structural excavation and concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of April. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. Currently, there are pours scheduled for Monday April 18th, Thursday April 21st, and Friday April 22nd. We will also we pouring concrete mud slabs thought out this week. With the rain we have been experiencing the site has become very muddy. We will be providing a street sweeper to keep the streets clean. 

April 11th, 2016

Structural excavation and concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of April. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. Currently, there are pours scheduled for Tuesday April 12th and Friday April 15th. We will also we pouring concrete mud slabs thought out this week. With the rain we have been experiencing the site has become very muddy. We will be providing a street sweeper to keep the streets clean. 

April 4th, 2016

Structural excavation and concrete pours will be continuing throughout the month of April. Please be cautious of the concrete trucks that will be entering and leaving the site on pour days. A large semi-truck will be delivery more concrete forms on Monday April 4th. The pour, this week, scheduled for Wednesday April 6th. With the rain we have been experiencing the site has become very muddy. We will be providing a street sweeper to keep the streets clean. 

March 28th, 2016

This week the structural excavation for the concrete footings will be continuing. They first concrete pour will occur in the middle of the week.  

March 21st, 2016

The vibratory stone columns will be completed this week, which means the excavation for the concrete footings can begin. The first concrete foundations will be poured this week.  

March 14th, 2016

This week the vibratory stone columns (VSC) installation continues. A new sewer by-pass is also being installed. The VSC install will be continuing on Saturdays from 7 am to 5 pm starting on March 5th to March 19th. The right turn lane on 143rd onto Ravinia will be closed on Saturday March, 19th, from 7 am to 3:30 pm. 

March 7th, 2016

The vibratory stone columns (VSC) installation is ongoing, as is the site utilities installation. The VSC install will be continuing on Saturdays from 7 am to 5 pm starting on March 5th to March 19th. The right turn lane on 143rd onto Ravinia will be closed on Tuesday, March 8th.

February 29th, 2016

This week we are continuing to install the site utilities between 142nd and 143rd. Also, we will begin to install the vibratory stone columns (VSCs). The VSC install will be continuing on Saturdays from 7 am to 5 pm starting on March 5th to March 19th. The right turn lane on 143rd onto Ravinia will be closed on Friday March 4th, from  9 am to 11 am, approximately. 

February 22nd, 2016

Now that the asphalt lot is up, we are continuing to work on the site utilities and preparing for the installation of vibratory stone columns. The sidewalk on the east side of Ravinia between 143rd and 142nd is closed until further notice. 

February 15th, 2016

We are excited to get started building the parking structure. This week, we will start by removing the existing asphalt lot and then installing a new sanitary sewer.