Tag Archive: Construction Project

Construction Update: July 23

constructionThe School of Law, in collaboration with Construction & Campus Planning, will be conducting its Classroom Construction.

Please note that construction on the classrooms have resumed and will continue through the second week of August.

When: July 22 – August 2nd
Where: First floor classrooms
What: New Carpet Installation
What to Expect: Tangram Fabricators will be throughout the 1st floor of the School of Law. Minor noise.
Why: Replacing damaged carpet to ready the School of Law for Fall classes

If any questions should arise, please contact the Construction & Campus Planning office at 310-506-4581.

Construction Update: Locker Project

The School of Law, in collaboration with Construction & Campus Planning, will be conducting its Phase 3 of the Classroom Construction.

Please note that construction on the classrooms have resumed and will continue through the second week of August.

When: July 8 – 19th and mid-to-late September, 2013
Where: First floor, across the hall from Seminar Room 1, near Classroom E. And on the first floor, outside Classroom C, where the Student Life bulletin boards were mounted.
What: Creation of enclosures for and the insertion of new lockers. Replacement of the current lockers with new lockers will take place mid-to-late September.
What to Expect: JTap Construction Inc will be throughout the 1st floor of the School of Law. Minor noise.
Why: Home to many new lockers!
This project will yield a total of 520 lockers.  This is well over double the number of lockers available to our students. Many (but not all) will have donor plates affixed to recognize the contributors.

Lots of credit is due to our Alumni and friends who gave the money along with our colleagues in Advancement and Alumni Affairs who made this campaign a success! Thank you!

If any questions should arise, please contact the Construction & Campus Planning office at 310-506-4581.

Construction Notification Update- July 3

constructionThe School of Law, in collaboration with Construction & Campus Planning, will be conducting its Phase 3 of the Classroom Construction.

Please note that construction on the classrooms have resumed and will continue through the second week of August.

When: July 1 – 31st, 2013
Where: Classrooms A, C, D, E, F, G, Mendenhall Appellate Courtroom, Darling Trial Courtroom, Seminar Rooms 1, 2, 3, and 4
What: Significant updates to the audio visual features, installation of power outlets, new carpeting (Seminar Rooms 2, 3, and 4), and the walls will be stripped and painted.
Why: To ready the classrooms in preparation for Fall classes.
What to Expect: JTap Construction Inc will be throughout the 1st floor of the School of Law, including the classrooms. Overall noise impacts will be minimal.

For those of you teaching classes, or participating in planned events, please note that the work will be done around the classroom schedule.

If any questions should arise, please contact the Construction & Campus Planning office at 310-506-4581.

Classroom Construction Update

constructionThe School of Law, in collaboration with Construction & Campus Planning, will be conducting its Phase 2 of the Classroom Construction.

Please note that construction on the classrooms have resumed and will continue through the second week of August.

When: June 17 – August 9th, 2013
Where: Classrooms A, C, D, E, F, G, Mendenhall Appellate Courtroom, Darling Trial Courtroom, Seminar Rooms 1, 2, 3, and 4
What: Installation of new Audio/Visual systems
Why: To ready the classrooms in preparation for Fall classes.
What to Expect: TekWorks technicians will be throughout the 1st floor of the School of Law, including the classrooms. The technicians will be pulling wiring, opening ceilings, installing and testing AV system components. Overall noise impacts will be minimal.

For those of you teaching classes, or participating in planned events, please note that the work will be done around the classroom schedule.

Classroom Construction Update

The Law School is on its last steps of Phase 1 of construction!

  • Monday, May 20 – electrical and cleanup
  • Tuesday, May 21 – cleanup/contingency
  • Wednesday- Friday May 22- 24- pause in the construction

Where: Classrooms C, D, E, F, G, Trial Courtroom, Seminar Rooms 1, 2, 3, and 4
What: Electricians are on site installing wiring. Clean up crew is busy cleaning the classrooms.
Why:To ready the classrooms in preparation for classes.
What to Expect: Presence of electricians and cleaning crews.

Classroom Construction in Progress

Please note that we are well into the summer construction season here at the School of Law!

The floors have been cut and trenched to accomodate new power and audio visual connections in ten of the classrooms, including the four seminar rooms.

Major construction on the floors will pause briefly for four days to accomodate graduation activities (Thursday May 16 through Sunday May 19) and then resume again on Monday May 20 when concrete will be poured into the trenches.

Watch this site for more information on the classroom project!

Notice Regarding SOL Construction Project

Please note that this summer the School of Law Information Services will be updating technology features in the classrooms, courtrooms, and seminar rooms.

It may be necessary to relocate classrooms on an occasional basis during the course of the summer.  The SOL Information Services team will continue to assist with audio/video needs.

The project will start this Friday, May 10, 2013 at 5 pm.

PHASE 1:

Where– Seminar Rooms 1, 2, 3, and 4. Classrooms C, D, E, F, and G

What– Cut trenches in and jack hammer the concrete floors. Conduit and floor boxes will be set in the trenches, then fresh concrete will be poured into the trenches.

Why– To accommodate power outlets and audio/visual connections

What to Expect– Construction teams, noise (in particular on 5/11, 5/13, and 5/15) and some dust in the building.

Additional Information- During this phase, Classrooms A, B, and Mendenhall Appellate Courtroom will not be involved.

Below is a summary of the current plan for the first two weeks of construction:

  • Friday, May 10 – 5pm job start – contractor to lay out carpet masking, move tables, pull up carpet where needed inside classrooms
  • Saturday, May 11 – saw cut
  • Monday, May 13 – saw cut, install conduit, install floor boxes
  • Tuesday, May 14 – install conduit, install floor boxes, start epoxy doweling
  • Wednesday, May 15 – epoxy doweling, possibly some concrete delivery
  • Saturday, May 18 – epoxy doweling, concrete delivery
  • Monday, May 20 – concrete
  • Tuesday, May 21 – cleanup/contingency

Please contact Phillip Bohl if you have any questions or concerns.