Construction Blog

Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: June 28 to July 4

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 28 to July 4, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Paint
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Pour concrete curbs, ramps, footings, and stairs
  • Repair existing concrete
  • Plant landscaping
  • Install irrigation system
  • Restore rain garden
  • Place soil
  • Place boulders using mobile crane
  • Building connection work:
    • Tape for paint, frame walls, and rough in utility wiring on level 3 of River C
    • Paint, clean, and remove infection prevention barriers on level 7 of River C
    • Set up infection prevention barriers and install doors on level P1/L1 of Forest A
    • Set up infection prevention barriers, install doors, and paint on level 1 of Forest A
    • Set up infection prevention barriers and install doors on level 2 of Forest A
    • Set up infection prevention barriers on level 3 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 Sunday, July 4, and Monday, July 5, for the Independence Day holiday.

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


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: June 21 to June 27

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 21 to June 27, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Install doors at vestibule
  • Paint
  • Waterproofing
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Excavation
  • Pour concrete walkways, curbs, ramps and stairs
  • Grading
  • Restore rain garden
  • Place soil and mulch
  • Place boulders using mobile crane
  • Install decking
  • Install light poles
  • Building connection work:
    • Demolish walls, ceilings, and flooring; install utility wiring and drywall on level 3 of River C
    • Paint, install signage, and trim utility wiring on level 7 of River C
    • Paint and install signage and siding on level 1 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The mulch installation will generate some odors. 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: June 14 to June 20

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 14 to June 20, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Paint
  • Waterproofing
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Excavation
  • Pour concrete walkways and stairs
  • Grading
  • Restore rain garden
  • Install soil and mulch
  • Install irrigation
  • Building connection work:
    • Install utility wiring and brackets on level 3 of River C
    • Set up infection prevention barriers and demolition on level 7 of River C
    • Paint and install corner guards on level 1 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The mulch installation will generate some odors. 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: June 7 to June 13

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 7 to June 13, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Paint
  • Waterproofing
  • Pressure washing
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Install storm drains and pipes
  • Demolish temporary duct bank and pad
  • Saw cut asphalt and concrete
  • Excavation and backfilling
  • Grading
  • Install soil
  • Install underground oxygen line
  • Building connection work:
    • Install walls and utility wiring on level 3 of River C
    • Set up infection prevention barriers, demolition, paint, and install signage on level 7 of River C
    • Install glass, install doors, trim utility wiring, and install signage on level 1 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The saw cutting and demolishing activities will generate the most noise. 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.


Grading and Landscaping Work near NE 45th St and 40th Ave NE

Grading and landscaping work will begin next week to prepare a site that will serve as a garden respite space for patients and families just south of the Friends of Costco building. Some small trees will be relocated within the garden area during this work, but no trees will be removed. The grading and landscaping work is being done in preparation for a wood garden pavilion that will be assembled onsite later this summer or fall. All materials will be brought in via the adjacent footpaths and materials will be staged in the driveway turn around area just south of the Emergency Department entrance on 40th Ave NE.

All work will take place within standard construction hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday.

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


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: May 17 to May 23

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 17 to May 23, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Install glass canopy
  • Paint
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Install storm drains and pipes
  • Form and pour concrete stairs and walkways
  • Demolish asphalt and concrete
  • Excavation
  • Building connection work:
    • Core drilling and demolish walls, ceilings, and plumbing on level 3 of River C
    • Set up infection prevention barriers, demolish elevator front, and paint on level 7 of River C
    • Install flooring, windows, and siding on level 1 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The demolishing of asphalt and concrete will generate the most noise. 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: May 10 to May 16

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 10 to May 16, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Install asphalt
  • Install glass at canopy and vestibule
  • Paint
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Form and pour concrete stairs and walkways
  • Demolish asphalt and concrete
  • Install irrigation
  • Install topsoil
  • Saw cut concrete and asphalt
  • Building connection work:
    • Set up infection prevention barriers and demolish walls, ceilings, and plumbing on level 3 of River C
    • Paint and install flooring, windows, and siding on level 1 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The saw cutting and demolishing of asphalt and concrete will generate the most noise. The asphalt installation will generate some odors. 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: April 26 to May 2

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 April 26 to May 2, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Build out interior spaces
  • Remove scaffolding
  • Paint
  • Install metal sheeting and panels
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Form and pour concrete slabs, stairs, and walkway
  • Demolish asphalt and concrete
  • Excavation
  • Install oxygen line (near Emergency Department entrance)
  • Grading
  • Saw cut concrete and asphalt
  • Building connection work:
    • Demolish walls, floors, and ceilings; install utility wiring, windows, and siding on level 1 of Forest A

Construction noise will be generated throughout the week. The saw cutting and demolishing of asphalt and concrete will generate the most noise. 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.


Tree Work at Hospital Campus, April 15

On Thursday, April 15, Bartlett Tree Experts will prune and remove hazardous trees between the Ocean parking garage and 45th Avenue NE. This work will occur between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. The crew will use chainsaws and chippers, which will generate noise. We do not anticipate any transportation or parking impacts on 45th Avenue. The tree work is preventative landscaping maintenance and not related to any construction activity at the hospital campus.

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


Upcoming Building Care Construction Activities: April 12 to April 18

There will be ongoing construction activity for Building Care 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 April 12 to April 18, construction crews are scheduled to perform the following activities:

  • Special note: On April 9, we will begin the first phase of reconfiguring the Emergency Department (ED) drop-off and drive aisle. The ED vehicular entrance will remain in the same location for now, but ED vehicles will no longer exit onto 40th Avenue NE; instead, they will be routed north through the hospital campus.
  • Build out interior spaces
  • Paint
  • Install metal sheeting and panels
  • Install and trim mechanical and electrical wiring and plumbing equipment
  • Install drywall
  • Install ceilings
  • Install flooring
  • Install roofing
  • Pressure washing
  • Form and pour concrete slabs, stairs, and walls
  • Demolish asphalt, concrete, lights, and signage at ED drop-off area
  • Install irrigation
  • Building connection work:
    • Paint; install doors and signage; and cleaning on level 3 of River C
    • Paint, install signage, move infection prevention barrier, and cleaning on level 7 of River C
    • Install seismic joint and fire proofing 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.