Monday, April 10, 2006

Cleveland State University Project Update

CSU is moving right along with their capital improvements. The Recreation Center, Fenn Tower Student Housing, Parker Hannafin Administration Center and East Parking Garage will all open before the end of the year - The Recreation Center should be open for the new semester.

Projects Update

The latest update on currnet projects can be found here

Current Status Notes

Recreation Center
o Interior painting of finished drywall is continuing.
o Sports Floors in multi purpose rooms are being installed.
o Mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and technology systems are being installed.
o Site improvement contractor has begun work.

Fenn Tower
o Exterior restoration at 92% complete.
o Windows are being installed, 93% complete.
o Drywall 100% complete on floors 8-19; 50% on floors basement – 7.
o Site work on east side 55% complete.
o Painting, VCT flooring, cabinetry, and door installation in the tower is 80% complete.
o Punch list items have started for some of the tower floors.

Parker Hannafin Administration Center / Hall
o Structural steel in the Administration Building is near completion.
o Roof on Administration Center to begin mid April.
o Floors and decks in the Administration Building will be complete in April.
o Excavation for Parker Hannifin Annex to begin soon.

East Parking Garage
o Elevated decks on east bay are 50% complete and are expected to be complete by April 24th.
o Slab for the west bay is scheduled to begin in two weeks.
o Structural steel for stairs and elevators will start in two weeks.
o Brick and Masonry schedule to start by end of April.

Main Classroom Stair Tower Phase 1A
o Bids received for construction. Successful combined bid by Fiorelli Construction. Currently at Board of Regents for state funding approval.

Main Classroom Plaza Build Out Phase 1B
o Completed program validation, proceeding with Schematic Design.

Student Center Phase II
o Both A/E Consultant and Construction Management have been approved. Currently entering into contract negotiation.