Archive for January 2021

Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Jan. 18 to Jan. 24

Building Care construction is underway. There will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus until the building opens in spring 2022. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Jan. 18 to Jan. 24, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Framing
  • Paint
  • Install roofing
  • Install metal sheeting and panels
  • Install mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Install siding
  • Install elevator equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Install soil and irrigation system
  • Install flooring
  • Building connection work:
    • Install flooring, trim utility wiring, install doors, and reposition infection prevention barriers on level 3 of River C
    • Remove infection prevention barriers on level 4 of River C
    • Remove infection prevention barriers on level 5 of River C
    • Demolish temporary staff entry vestibule and walls on level 1 of Forest A
    • Install expansion joint covers on level 9 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. Expect heavy truck traffic. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Jan. 11 to Jan. 17

Building Care construction is underway. There will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus until the building opens in spring 2022. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Jan. 11 to Jan. 17, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Framing
  • Paint
  • Install roofing
  • Install windows
  • Install metal sheeting and panels
  • Install mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Install siding
  • Install elevator equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, and telecommunication rooms
  • Install flooring
  • Building connection work:
    • Framing and install utility writing, sprinklers, ceiling, flooring, and drywall on level 3 of River C
    • Remove infection prevention barriers on level 6 of River C
    • Install infection prevention barriers and demolish temporary staff entry vestibule on level 1 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. Expect heavy truck traffic. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Dec. 21 to Dec. 27

Building Care construction is underway. There will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus until the building opens in spring 2022. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Dec. 21 to Dec. 27, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Framing
  • Paint
  • Install roofing
  • Install windows
  • Install metal sheeting and panels
  • Install mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Install siding
  • Install elevator equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, and telecommunication rooms
  • Install flooring
  • Build out interior spaces
  • Install sprinkler system
  • Demolish temporary electrical switchboard
  • Building connection work:
    • Framing and install utility wiring, drywall, and sprinklers on level 3 of River C
    • Paint and relocate infection prevention barriers on level 4 of River C
    • Install signage and relocate infection prevention barriers on level 5 of River C
    • Cleaning on level 6 of River C
    • Install expansion joint cover plates on level 7 of River C
    • Paint, trim utility wiring, and patch flooring on level 1 of Forest A
    • Paint and remove infection prevention barriers on level 3 of Forest A
    • Install expansion joint covers and flooring, and remove infection prevention barriers on level 9 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. Expect heavy truck traffic. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. The construction site will be closed on Dec. 25.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Nov. 9 to Nov. 15

Building Care construction is underway. There will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus until the building opens in spring 2022. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Nov. 9 to Nov. 15, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Pour concrete for slabs, shafts and walls
  • Framing
  • Paint
  • Install roofing
  • Install windows
  • Install elevator equipment
  • Install metal sheeting and panels
  • Install mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Install siding
  • Install ceilings
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, telecommunication, machine and generator rooms
  • Install flooring
  • Build out interior spaces
  • Install sprinkler system
  • Building connection work:
    • Install infection prevention barriers and demolish ceiling and walls on level 3 of River C
    • Framing and install drywall and utility wiring on level 4 of River C
    • Install expansion joint, utility wiring, and insulation on level 5 of River C
    • Paint and install ceiling, utility wiring, drywall, and expansion joint on level 6 of River C
    • Framing and install utility wiring on level 7 of River C
    • Seal floors and install ceiling on level L1 of Forest A
    • Framing and install utility wiring, drywall, and pneumatic tube connections on level 1 of Forest A
    • Install ceilings, utility wiring, and flooring on level 2 of Forest A
    • Install flooring and seismic joint covers on level 3 of Forest A
    • Install flooring, utility wiring, insulation, drywall, and seismic joint covers on level 4 of Forest A
    • Install flooring and seismic joints on level 5 of Forest A
    • Install corner guards and remove infection prevention barriers on level 6 of Forest A
    • Remove infection prevention barriers on level 7 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily for concrete and material deliveries. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Oct. 12 to Oct. 18

Building Care construction is underway. There will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus until the building opens in spring 2022. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Oct. 12 to Oct. 18, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Pour concrete for slabs and walls
  • Framing
  • Paint
  • Install roofing
  • Set walls
  • Install windows
  • Install metal sheeting and panels
  • Install mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Install siding
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, machine and generator rooms
  • Install insulation
  • Install flooring
  • Install sprinkler systems
  • Build out interior spaces
  • Set air handling units
  • Electrical power installation (Seattle City Light)
  • Building connection work:
    • Set up infection prevention barriers on level 5 of River C
    • Saw cut concrete, install seismic plate, frame walls, and demolish windows, walls, and ceilings on level 6 of River C
    • Set up infection prevention barriers and start demolition on level 7 of River C
    • Install seismic joint covers and drywall on level L1 of Forest A
    • Install drywall and utility wiring on level 1 of Forest A
    • Set walls on level 2 of Forest A
    • Set walls and install seismic joints on level 3 of Forest A
    • Complete framing and install seismic joints, utility wiring, and pneumatic tube connections on level 4 of Forest A
    • Install utility wiring, insulation, and drywall on level 5 of Forest A
    • Install drywall and seismic joint covers on level 6 of Forest A
    • Trim utility wiring on level 8 of Forest A
    • Install gurneyway connection and drywall on level 9 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. Internally, the loudest activity will be the demolition and saw cutting on River C levels 6 and 7. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily for concrete and material deliveries. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Tree Work at Hospital Campus, Sept. 14 to Sept. 18

Tree Work at Hospital Campus, Sept. 14 to Sept. 18

Bartlett Tree Experts is scheduled to perform tree work at the Seattle Children’s hospital campus from Monday, Sept. 14, to Friday, Sept. 18. The work includes removing trees that are dying or hazardous, pruning healthy trees to remove dead or low branches, and removing branches leaning on structures.

Activities will take place throughout the hospital campus, including along the perimeters. Bucket trucks will temporarily park on the south side of NE 50th Street, the west side of 45th Avenue NE, and the north side of NE 45th Street. We do not expect any traffic impacts; the sidewalks, however, will be closed in those areas while work is underway.

Crews will use chainsaws and chippers, which will generate noise, each day from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. We expect this work will have minimal impact on the perimeter tree buffer.

If you have questions, please contact Meghan Fuller, manager of Grounds Maintenance, at 206-307-6687.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: Aug. 17 to Aug. 23

Building Care construction is underway. There will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus until the building opens in spring 2022. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From Aug. 17 to Aug. 23, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Pour concrete for walls and shafts
  • Install fireproofing
  • Framing
  • Paint
  • Install roofing
  • Install windows
  • Install metal sheeting
  • Install elevator equipment
  • Install mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Set air handling units
  • Install drywall
  • Install siding
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install pneumatic tube stations
  • Core drilling
  • Install insulation
  • Install flooring
  • Build out interior spaces
  • Work in existing buildings:
    • Install utility wiring and pipes, install ceiling grid, install drywall, and paint on River B level 3 in old vending machine location for Starbucks coffee cart
    • Install flooring, paneling, and doors in new chapel location on River A level 7
    • Install utility wiring and paint in conference rooms on Forest A level 2
  • Building connection work:
    • Remove infection prevention barriers on lower level 1 of Forest A
    • Set up infection prevention barriers on level 1 of Forest A
    • Set up infection prevention barriers and begin demolition on level 2 of Forest A
    • Demolition and install steel on level 3 of Forest A
    • Set walls and install seismic joints on level 4 of Forest A
    • Install seismic joints, install utility wiring, install pneumatic tube connections, and framing on level 5 of Forest A
    • Complete framing and install mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and insulation on level 6 of Forest A
    • Install mechanical, electrical, and plumbing connections and complete framing on level 7 of Forest A
    • Install insulation, drywall, and ceiling tiles and rework infection prevention barriers on level 8 of Forest A
    • Install utility wiring and framing on level 9 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The fireproofing will generate some odors. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily for concrete and material deliveries. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Tree Removal at Hospital Campus, July 8

On Wednesday, July 8, Bartlett Tree Experts will remove some dead and dying trees from around the perimeter of Seattle Children’s hospital campus. The work will occur along the south side of NE 47th Street, the west side of 45th Avenue NE, and the north side of NE 45th Street. Crews will use chainsaws and chippers, which will generate noise. We do not expect any traffic impacts. This work will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will replant to fill any visible holes in the fall.

If you have questions, please contact Meghan Fuller, manager of Grounds Maintenance, at 206-307-6687.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: May 4 to May 10

Building Care construction is underway. There will be ongoing construction activity at the hospital campus until the building opens in spring 2022. Seattle Children’s will publish a weekly post on this Construction Blog that outlines the work expected to occur the following week. We will also post to this blog whenever a construction activity will be especially impactful to neighbors.

From May 4 to May 10, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Erect structural and support steel
  • Install decking
  • Install waterproofing
  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, decks and stairs
  • Paint
  • Base framing for connection to River
  • Install anchors for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Set up lift system
  • Install glass
  • Set stairs
  • Install elevator machines and equipment
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Build out electrical, mechanical and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install drywall
  • Load in and set air handling units
  • Install fire sprinkler systems
  • Install flooring
  • Demolition for connection points to Forest A
  • Interior activities: install mechanical, electrical, plumbing and drywall in River B patient family lounge; install infection prevention barriers and conduct demolition on lower level 1 of Forest A for building connections

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The demolition activities will be the loudest. Expect heavy truck traffic, primarily for concrete and steel delivery. Construction activity is weather-dependent and subject to change based on conditions.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Please call 206-987-8000 or email construction@seattlechildrens.org with questions.


Stormwater Pipe Repair and Tree Removal, April 21 to April 23

From Tuesday, April 21 to Thursday, April 23, a construction crew will repair a broken stormwater pipe at the north end of the hospital campus, near NE 50th Street. This work will require the removal of some trees. Noise from excavators, chainsaws and wood chippers will be generated between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. on those days. Please contact Meghan Fuller, manager of Grounds Maintenance, at 206-307-6687 if you have questions.