Magill closed at the end of the Fall 2017 semester and will reopen as the Lutnick Library when the construction is completed.
Exterior foundation walls were poured and the Tier 1 slab on grade will be poured next week with Tier 2 form work on its way shortly thereafter. The shelving pre-planning is complete and material will soon be ordered. Finishing and furniture discussions are underway with plans to use some of our campus wood for some of the tables and benches.
Repointing of the heritage facade continues. Copper flashing on the roof is installed. Bulk pours of foundation concrete is underway. Radiant flooring work and plumbing “rough ins” for the first tier is also in production. Founders Great Hall and Common Room are reclaimed for libraries use with furniture in place and Fall semester planning is well underway.
View a time lapse video of progess made to date.
The new slate roof is completed and the first layers of foundation have been poured.
Exterior work continues on pile caps, grade beams, underpinnings, foundation walls, and the roof. Interior design elements are being finalized.
Foundation work continues; walls for Level 0 will begin in the next week or two. The slate roof work continues through July. View a time lapse video of work to-date.
Work on slate roof continues.
Work on slate roof continues; pile installation completed. RFID tagging of book collection occurring in the warehouse.
Excavation is complete. Foundation piles installation continues. The slate roof is being replaced. You can view a time lapse view of construction to-date here.
Piles are being drilled and installed. Concrete trucks are a regularly on the scene.
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