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Construction Report

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Construction Report for August 12 - 18, 2022

 

Interactive Lewis Street Map: Due to ongoing projects around Lewis Street (See Science Initiative Building & West Campus Satellite Energy Plant below), an interactive map has been provided to better keep up with frequent closure changes, etc. Please go to https://uwopmaps.wygisc.org/CampusConstructionViewer/index.html to access this map. On the left side of the map, there are layers that you can select with the check boxes to change what is visible on the map. Click on the features on the map for information.

Vehicle Access to Core Campus - Vehicular traffic flow onto core campus will be restricted. Every effort must be made to keep vehicles off of the Prexy’s area during peak passing periods. The Berry Gate access, at 9 ½ Lewis street, will be the only access. Incoming vehicles must pass through this controlled entrance utilizing an authorized WyoOne card.


Armory and Television Road – Asphalt resurfacing and sidewalk/curb and gutter repairs (Knife River) - Armory road is closed from Television road to 30th street for asphalt and concrete upgrades. There is access to the Little League Fields, UW Tennis courts and Television Road from 22nd street. Access to the old Armory building and the construction staging area to the North of the Armory is available from 30th street.

Aven Nelson – Roof Replacement (Big Horn Roofing; Summer 2022) – Big Horn will be replacing the Roof of the Aven Nelson beginning August 1, 2022 thru September 5, 2022. There will be some noise and dusty conditions coming from the roof area during the demo stages. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Charlie Jahner ((307)760-0815)

Corbett Building Renovation (Shepard Construction, Inc., Rawlins, WY; August 2022) – New flooring install and wall finishing will continue in the Lobby area.  Painting will begin in the Lobby and Reception Office. Please follow posted signage for building access and circulation.  Please use caution around construction crews and activities.

East Stadium( Ford Lot) and IPF parking lots – Chip sealing and striping (Simon Construction; Summer 2022) – Simon Contractors will be chip sealing and striping beginning August 4, 2022 thru August 12, 2022. Please use parking area in the south summit view parking lot. Simon construction is staging work in two parts to allow some parking as the project progresses. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Charlie Jahner ((307)760-0815)

Geology Building – Roof Replacement (Big Horn Roofing; Summer 2022) – Big Horn will be replacing the Roof of the Geology Building beginning July 14, 2022. There will be some noise and dusty conditions coming from the roof area and on the North end of the building by the Dock area. The west door to the atrium area will be closed off for periods of time for everyone’s safety while getting supplies to the roof. If you have any questions or concerns please contact (Charlie Jahner 307-760-0815)

Lewis St. Corridor Utility and Landscape (GE Johnson, Inc., Jackson, WY; August 2022) – Excavation for hot water valve repair will be on going in the corridor north of Agriculture and at the entrance to Prexy’s between Engineering and Agriculture. Pedestrian and vehicular partial closures will be present through August. 12th St. between Lewis and Bradley Streets is reopened. Please observe all site safety and traffic detour signs and use caution around construction crews and activities.

Lewis street- Closing of Lewis street from 11th to 13th and striping of intersection at 11th and Lewis streets to show (U-Turn) – University equipment services will be moving bollards in place to close Lewis street from  11th to 13th streets starting the week of August 8th -19th .  S & J signs will be painting the intersection of 11th and Lewis late next week (August 10th -12th) or the week of August 15th – 19th . Intersection will be closed during painting. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Charlie Jahner ((307)760-0815)

Pharmacy Asbestos Abatement (CHC ; July-Sept 2022) – Ongoing abatement will be performed throughout the Pharmacy wing of the Health Sciences Complex. Abatement will continue through September then reconvene over winter break.  Please be mindful to observe posted signage and restricted areas.

Prexy's Pasture Domestic Water Line Upgrade (Six Point Solutions, September 2022) - Walking paths along the construction site may be temporarily impacted during surface restoration.  Please stay clear of construction crews.

Summit view parking area – Striping (Simon contractors; Summer 2022) – Simon contractors will be striping the lot beginning August 15, 2022 thru August 26, 2022. They will start the striping once the Ford and IPF lots are completed. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Charlie Jahner ((307)760-0815)

UW Bradley Street House Removal (Domino Construction, Inc.; Fall 2022) – Houses are being removed and lots cleared at the corner of 12th and Bradley.  Contractor will begin staging and fencing the site for structure and vegetation removal.  Please use caution around construction crews and activities.

Wyo Hall Deconstruction and Utility project (Construction manage Haselden Construction, Laramie, WY; Summer 2022) -  Hall Deconstruction and Utility project is primarily complete.   Please continue to observe all site restrictions and traffic control provisions in this area. The remainder of the work will be performed Summer, 2022.

Wyoming Union - Student Media Renovation (UW Operations; Summer 2022) – Renovation in the lower level of the Union to create a video production studio in the former art gallery.  Demolition and construction will generate noise and some dust.  Please use caution around crews and equipment.

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Dept. 3227

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-6225

Fax: (307) 766-4040

Email: svsdesk@uwyo.edu

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