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10 Day Look Ahead: Renewal Project Construction Activities

 

The Stanford University Medical Center Renewal Project, which will expand Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, rebuild Stanford Hospital, modernize Hoover Pavilion, and replace School of Medicine laboratories, is underway. Below is a summary of the Renewal Project's anticipated construction activities, hours of activity, and any affected lane or road closures over the next 10 days. Please click here to subscribe to our 10 day look aheads, which will be emailed every Friday and archived on the Renewal Project website.

 

Please note that that the scope of work and dates of work are subject to change without notice, especially due to weather impacts.

New Stanford Hospital Facility 

December 2012- 2018

 

Work is under way to construct the new Stanford Hospital facility in order to accommodate advances in medical technology, increase capacity, and meet new seismic safety standards. The 824,000 square foot hospital includes 368 individual patient rooms, state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment rooms, an expanded Emergency Department, new employee parking structure, five gardens, walking trails and a meditation room. The new hospital is expected to be completed in 2017 and open for patient care in early 2018. 

 

This week's activities:

 

What to expect this weekend (11/23-11/24)

Hours of Construction Activity: 9 am- 6 pm

 

Former Garden Entry/D Pod: Soldier pile installation will continue in the former Garden area at Stanford Hospital & Clinics on Saturday, 11/23. This work will cause some noise near the hospital.

 

New Hospital and Parking Garage: Work to construct the new parking garage will continue this weekend.

 

Weekday work (11/25-11/29)

Hours of Construction Activity: 7 am - 6 pm; extended work hours on Tuesday, 11/26 from 6 am - 8 pm 

 

No work is scheduled to occur on Thursday, 11/28, and Friday, 11/29, due to the Thanksgiving Holiday

 

Former Garden Entry/D Pod: Tunnel shoring pile installation will continue.

 

New Hospital and Parking Garage: Hospital foundation pile installation and garage concrete placement will continue. A concrete pour is scheduled to occur on Tuesday, 11/26, from 6 am until 8 pm on the new parking garage site.

 

Dirt will be off hauled from the site as needed next week.

 

What to expect next weekend (12/7-12/8)

Hours of Construction Activity: 9 am - 6 pm

 

Former Garden Entry/D Pod: No work is scheduled to occur next weekend near the Garden Entrance.  

 

New Hospital and Parking Garage: Work to construct the new parking garage will continue next Saturday, 12/7. 

 

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Expansion

August 2011-December 2016

 

The Packard Children's Hospital expansion, which will expand Packard's ability to care for children and expectant mothers, is under way. The new 521,000 square foot facility will add 150 patient beds, more healing spaces, and the latest medical technology. The Packard expansion is scheduled to open in 2016.

 

This week's activities:

 

What to expect this weekend (11/23-11/24)

Hours of Construction Activity: 8 am to 6 pm

 

The Packard Children's Expansion contractor and design team will be performing investigatory work inside the hospital on Saturday, 11/23. 

 

Rebar installation on basement slab #3 and excavation/off-haul will also take place.

 

No work is currently scheduled to occur on Sunday, 11/24.

 

Weekday work (11/25-11/29)

Hours of Construction Activity: 7 am to 6 pm

 

No work currently scheduled for Thursday (11/28) and Friday (11/29) due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

Rebar installation, waterproofing, concrete formwork, and bench cutting work will continue on the Packard expansion site next week. All work is being closely coordinated with the hospital and is not anticipated to cause noise or vibration.  The tower crane will be in use to install rebar columns and formwork.

 

Material deliveries will continue next week.

 

Spoils off haul will continue during the week as needed.

 

Access to the rear entrance of Packard Children's will remain open throughout construction although some egress detours will be in place.

 

What to expect next weekend (11/30-12/1)

Hours of Construction Activity: 8 am to 6 pm

 

No work is currently scheduled to occur next weekend.

 

General Reminders

 

Motorists: please be mindful of sharing the road with bicyclists. 

 

Consider alternatives to driving, including Stanford's free Marguerite shuttle, biking, carpooling, and transit. Try the do-it-yourself commute planning tool.

 

Cyclists: please be mindful of sharing the sidewalk with pedestrians. Those who choose not to share the road and use the sidewalks must walk their bicycles.

 

Pedestrians: must use the new designated crosswalks on Welch Road. Jaywalking is illegal and especially unsafe in active construction areas. Maps with new pedestrian crosswalks are available at www.SUMCRenewal.org. Thank you!

 

Questions?

  

You can find the most up to date information on the Renewal Project website at www.SUMCRenewal.org

 

You can also sign up for project email notices on the website. For additional information regarding site work, email the Renewal Project at info@sumcrenewal.org or call the 24-hour Construction Hotline: (650) 701-SUMC (7862).

 

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