Housing Newsletter: Week of April 10, 2017

 

Construction Updates

 

Bard Hall Local Law 11

Construction work at the east and north elevations has been completed. Work on the west and south façades continues and should be complete at the end of May, weather permitting. Architect and Contractor inspections of the west and south façades continue. Please make sure that your window blinds are closed during the day for privacy. Please excuse the noise while this work is being performed.

 

Towers 2 and 3 Dryers

Temporary dryers are installed in both Towers 2 and 3 temp locations.  The Engineer and Architect are preparing design documents for the permanent dryer installations. Upon selecting a contractor, we will issue an installation schedule.  

 

Tower 3 Roof and Exhaust Fan Replacement

The existing exhaust fans servicing the Tower 3 bathrooms, kitchens and corridor will be replaced with new fans and the roof will be replaced in its entirety. Demolition is complete and the new fan and roof installation will continue through to May. The contractors will continue to access the roof until the project is complete. Please excuse the noise while this work is being performed.

 

Tower 2- 29th Floor Apartment Renovation

The existing apartment located in Tower 2, #29A, will be renovated. Demolition is complete and construction will continue through to May. Please excuse the noise while this work is being performed. Site protection will be installed.

 

Tower 2- 26, 27, 28 & 29 floor Office to Apartment Renovations

The existing office spaces located in Tower 2 on the 26th, 27th, 28th and 29th floors are being renovated back to apartments. Construction will continue through to May. Please excuse the noise while this work is being performed. Site protection is installed.

 

Tower 2- 27th floor Office to Apartment Renovation

The existing office space located in Tower 2, #27D, will be renovated back to an apartment. Demolition will commence on 04/10/17. Project completion is estimated for July. Please excuse the noise while this work is being performed. Site protection will be installed.  

 

Towers Modernization Project

 

Towers 2 & 3 Fire Alarm Upgrade

The fire alarm system is being upgraded in Towers 2 & 3. Conduit installation has been completed on the B1 – B5 levels. Conduit and device installation continues on the upper floors of Tower 2 stairs A & B. Please excuse the noise while this work is being performed.

 

Towers 1, 2 & 3 Egress Sign Installation

New egress sign installation at the Tower 1, 2, and3 is at 90% completion. The contractor will return to complete the installation on 04/11/17. Please note that this work will not be noisy.

 

Read more about the Towers Modernization Project. 

 

We invite you to share suggestions and feedback with us at cumc.housing@columbia.edu or via our feedback form

 

  

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