UW-Eau Claire construction update: July 1, 2018

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The following is an overview of work completed since June 1, 2018, and expected in the next 30 days on UW-Eau Claire construction projects.

Work completed since June 1, 2018

Garfield Avenue redevelopment

(See live video stream of project — view from Schofield Hall.)

  • Continued grading, irrigation installation and landscaping of project site.
  • Completed city of Eau Claire utilities removal and replacement on Garfield Avenue between Hibbard Hall and Kjer/Brewer/Zorn complex.

Karlgaard Towers south tower renovation

  • Completed bathroom and lounge window installations on south side of tower.
  • Completed installation of hallway lighting and smoke detectors.
  • Continued plumbing fixture installations.
  • Completed installing rough electrical on floor 1.
  • Continued installing second of two new elevators.
  • Completed tile installation in bathrooms on floors 4, 3 and 2.
  • Completed steel stud installation in new entryway addition.
  • Continued carpet installation in student rooms and hallways.
  • Started landscaping work on south side of tower.

New residence hall

(See live video streams of project — views from Karlgaard Towers, heating plant, Horan Hall.)

  • Completed installing block walls on floor 2.
  • Installed precast concrete floors on floor 3.
  • Completed steam line installation.
  • Installed chiller line for new residence hall, Governors Hall.
  • Began work on electrical and plumbing piping.

Pablo Center at the Confluence

Work to be completed in next 30 days

Garfield Avenue redevelopment

  • Continue grading, irrigation installation and landscaping of project site.
  • Widen roadway and replace curb in turn area at end of Roosevelt Ave.
  • Install utility tie-ins to Zorn/Brewer/Kjer.

Karlgaard Towers south tower renovation

  • Plumbing fixture installations.
  • Installation of penthouse doors.
  • Installation of tile in bathrooms on floor 1.
  • Drywall installation in new entryway addition.
  • Rough electrical and plumbing work in new entryway addition.
  • Carpet installation in student rooms and hallways on floors 2 and 1.
  • Final painting on floors 5 through 2.
  • Stone veneer installation on fireplaces in new entryway addition.
  • Continue landscaping work on south side of tower.

Karlgaard Towers north tower renovation

  • Begin demolition starting with 10th floor

New residence hall

  • Install block walls on floors 3 and 4.
  • Install precast concrete floors on floors 4 and 5.
  • Continue work on electrical and plumbing piping.

Pablo Center at the Confluence