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 (6/8-6/9)
Hours of Construction Activity: 7 am - 7 pm;
night work from 6 pm - 4 am
Work will continue on the Packard expansion site over the weekend to perform auger cast pile installation, shoring and some minor excavation.
Weekday work (6/17-6/21)
Hours of Construction Activity: 6 am - 7 pm;
night work from 6 pm- 4 am
A mud slab will be poured next week in order to prepare for waterproofing on the site.
Excavation will occur on the site next week. Some of this work may occur at night between 6 pm and 4 am.
Auger cast piles will continue to be installed near Packard Children's Hospital next week. Tie back work will also continue. This drilling work is being closely coordinated with the hospital and is not anticipated to cause noise or vibration.
Soil may be off hauled from the site next week.
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 (6/22-6/23)
Hours of Construction Activity: 6 am - 7 pm
Auger cast piles will continue to be installed near Packard Children's Hospital. Excavation and tie back work will also continue.