6/9- ISB Construction Updates | Kent State University

6/9- ISB Construction Updates

Work in Progress:

  • Duct work on the 3rd floor is about 30% complete.
  • Duct pressure testing is underway.
  • Electrical disconnect and make safe are underway for the AHU's above the penthouse.
  • Working on the steam pipe relocation on the second floor.
  • Plumbing isolation valve replacement is complete throughout building.
  • Fire suppression is about 90% complete.
  • Exterior face brick and caps are complete.
  • Flooring demolished in the lecture halls and the ceiling protection is in place in the planetarium.
  • Selective demolition is in progress in the planetarium wing.

Looking Forward:

  • Drywall board the new addition following roofing dry-in.
  • Start ceiling grid on the 3rd floor and 1st floor north.
  • Flooring contractor to mobilize and start prep work throughout the building.
  • Begin wiring fire alarm devices.
  • Complete underdrains and concrete flat work at the addition exterior.
  • Complete the 3rd floor research lab and restroom.
  • Continue with the assembly and connections for the airhouse.
POSTED: Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 9:05am