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 (9/14-9/15)
Hours of Construction Activity: 6 am - 3 pm;
night work from 7 pm- 5 am
Mat slab work will begin on Saturday, 9/14. Shoring work will also continue on Saturday.
Weekday work (9/16-9/20)
Hours of Construction Activity: 6 am - 7 pm;
night work from 7 pm-5 am
Shoring, excavation, rebar installation, slab waterproofing, concrete formwork, auger cast pile installation and bench cutting work will continue on the Packard expansion site next week.
Rebar cages for auger cast piles will be delivered during the week.
Dirt off haul will continue.
All drilling 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.
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 (9/21-9/22)
Hours of Construction Activity: 6 am - 7 pm
Shoring, excavation, bench cutting and soil off haul will continue on the Packard expansion site on Saturday, 9/21, and Sunday, 9/22.
All drilling work is being closely coordinated with the hospital and is not anticipated to cause noise or vibration.