Construction Blog

Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: June 22 to June 28

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 June 22 to June 28, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, curbs and pads
  • Install fireproofing
  • Paint
  • Install anchors and clips for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Install roofing
  • Install air flow louvers
  • Set rooftop chillers
  • Install glass
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install insulation
  • Install fire sprinkler systems and alarm controls
  • Install flooring
  • Install pneumatic tube system
  • Install exhaust air, plumbing and medical gas risers
  • Seattle City Light vault buildout
  • Interior activities: install mechanical, electrical and plumbing for new chapel location on River A level 7; install connections for mechanical, electrical and plumbing in lower level 1 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.


40th Avenue NE Pavement Restoration – Work Extension

Due to the recent wet weather, the pavement restoration work in 40th Avenue NE being performed by Puget Sound Energy (PSE) will extend into the week of June 15. This work is occurring between Seattle Children’s Emergency Department (ED) driveways and Sand Point Way NE; it is temporarily affecting some on-street parking north of the ED driveways, but two lanes of travel are being maintained. PSE has informed us that they expect to complete the work on Monday, June 15, but since the project is weather-dependent, the weather conditions will determine exactly when the work can be completed. All pavement restoration activities will take place between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: June 15 to June 21

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 June 15 to June 21, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, curbs and pads
  • Install fireproofing
  • Paint
  • Install anchors and clips for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Install roofing
  • Set up lift system
  • Set rooftop chillers
  • Install glass
  • Install elevator machines and equipment
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install insulation
  • Install fire sprinkler systems
  • Install flooring
  • Install exhaust air, plumbing and medical gas risers
  • Seattle City Light vault buildout
  • Interior activities: install mechanical, electrical and plumbing for new chapel location on River A level 7; install connections for mechanical, electrical and plumbing in lower level 1 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.


40th Avenue NE Pavement Restoration Begins June 8

Beginning Monday, June 8, Puget Sound Energy will restore the pavement within 40th Avenue NE between Seattle Children’s Emergency Department (ED) driveways and Sand Point Way NE. This work will temporarily affect some on-street parking north of the ED driveways, but two lanes of travel will be maintained. Flaggers will assist with traffic control. This restoration work is expected to last approximately one week and will take place between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. daily.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: June 8 to June 14

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 June 8 to June 14, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Erect cladding and support steel
  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, pads, curbs and decks
  • Install fireproofing
  • Paint
  • Install anchors and clips for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Install roofing
  • Set rooftop chillers
  • Install glass
  • Install elevator machines and equipment
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Install exterior sheeting
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install insulation
  • Install fire sprinkler systems
  • Install flooring
  • Install exhaust air, plumbing and medical gas risers
  • Interior activities: paint and clean on River B level 3 for new vending machines location; demolish walls and install mechanical, electrical and plumbing for new chapel location on River A level 7.

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: June 1 to June 7

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 June 1 to June 7, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Erect cladding and support steel
  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, pads, curbs and decks
  • Install fireproofing
  • Paint
  • Install anchors and clips for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Install temporary roofing
  • Install mechanical and electrical roofing supports
  • Install glass
  • Install elevator machines and equipment
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install insulation
  • Install fire sprinkler systems
  • Install flooring
  • Install exhaust air, plumbing and medical gas risers
  • Set air handling units and supports
  • Interior activities: install mechanical, electrical, plumbing and drywall on River B level 3 for new vending machines location; set up infection prevention barriers and demolish ceiling for new chapel location on River A level 7.

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: May 25 to May 31

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 25 to May 31, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Erect cladding and support steel
  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, pads, curbs, stairs and decks
  • Install fireproofing
  • Paint
  • Install anchors for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Install temporary roofing
  • Install glass
  • Install elevator machines and equipment
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install insulation
  • Install fire sprinkler systems
  • Install flooring
  • Install exhaust air, plumbing and medical gas risers
  • Set air handling units and supports
  • Interior activities: install infection prevention barriers, demolish sheetrock, and install mechanical, electrical, and plumbing in River B level 3 at vending machines

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. 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.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: May 18 to May 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 May 18 to May 24, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Erect structural and support steel
  • Install decking
  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, pads, curbs and decks
  • Install fireproofing
  • Paint
  • Install anchors for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Set up lift system
  • Install temporary roofing
  • Install glass
  • Build elevator care frames
  • Install elevator machines
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install drywall
  • Install insulation
  • Install fire sprinkler systems
  • Install flooring
  • Install exhaust air, plumbing and medical gas risers
  • Set air handling units
  • Saw cutting for connection points to Forest A
  • Interior activities: repair flooring, paint, clean and remove infection prevention barriers in River B patient family lounge

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The saw cutting will be the loudest activity. 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.


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: May 11 to May 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 May 11 to May 17, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Erect structural and support steel
  • Install decking
  • Pour concrete for walls, shafts, slabs, curbs, decks and stairs
  • Install fireproofing
  • Paint
  • Base construction for connection to River
  • Install anchors for windows
  • Set and weld exterior walls
  • Set up lift system
  • Install glass
  • Build elevator care frames
  • Install gas line
  • Install mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment
  • Build out electrical, mechanical, generator and pneumatic tube blower rooms
  • Install drywall
  • Install fire sprinkler systems
  • Install flooring
  • Install plumbing and medical gas risers
  • Demolition and saw cutting for connection points to Forest A
  • Interior activities: install drywall and countertops in River B patient family lounge

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The demolition and saw cutting 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.


Tree Removal and Stormwater Work to Continue Next Week

From Monday, May 4 to Thursday, May 7, a crew will continue work to 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.