Category Archives: Sharpless-Hall Project

Expansion Update – Week of August 14th

Exterior brick work continues and most of the Marshall St. side of building is complete. Underground storm water work continues through the Friends School.  This work will continue through next week.   Transformer vault was set.  Waiting for PECO to set the transformer.   Interior wall rough in of electrical…

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Expansion Update – Week of August 7th

Exterior brick work continues on the Marshall St. side of building. All windows are installed, the roof is completed and the building is water-tight secured. Exterior siding work will begin in a few weeks. Interior wall framing and drywall continues. Interior electrical, mechanical, and plumbing rough ins continue. Storm water…

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Expansion Update – Week of July 31st

Interior wall framing work continues. Drywall work continues on ceilings and walls. Window installation is complete. Roof work is 95% complete. Interior mechanical piping and electrical rough in continues. Exterior underground storm piping will start up again next week. Exterior brick work continues. Workers will be on site Saturday, July…

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Expansion Update – Week of July 17th

Interior mechanical, plumbing, and electrical rough in continues. The roof truss work is nearly complete. Exterior wall vapor barrier installation has started.  Window installation is starting this week and will continue through next week.   Exterior wall finished brick work will begin next week. Contractors will be on site this…

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Expansion Update – Week of July 10th

Interior mechanical, plumbing, and electrical rough in continues. The roof truss work is nearly complete and will be finished next week. Roofing has been installed on about half of the building and will be completely done over the next two weeks. Exterior wall work will continue, which includes starting the…

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Expansion Update – Week of July 3rd

Most of the roof trusses have been set to date. Roofing is approximately 30% complete and will continue over the next few weeks. Sheathing of the roof trusses will continue next week. Underground piping work on Biddle Street was done this week and will continue through the Friends School. Interior…

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Expansion Update – Week of June 26th

The third floor walls have all been completed and the roof truss installation has started. All of the major concrete work is complete at this time. Interior mechanical, electrical, and plumbing rough in continues. Wall framing will begin on the first floor in the next week. Truss work will continue…

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Expansion Update – Week of June 19th

Interior mechanical, electrical, plumbing rough in continues on the ground floor. Fireproofing the ground floor was completed this week. The third floor exterior walls have been installed. Trusses have been delivered and will be installed along with sheathing of the roof. Roof installation will begin next week. The interior slab…

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Expansion Update – Week of June 12th

The third floor concrete deck pouring and structural wall installation will be completed this week. Ground floor spray on fire proofing is being completed this week.  Next week roof truss installation will begin. Interior 1st floor slab on grade will be poured next week. Mechanical piping and electrical rough in…

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Expansion Update – Week of June 5th

There will be work this Saturday, June 3rd. The third floor Hambro joists are set and half of the concrete floor will be poured this week. The rest of the third floor will be poured next week. Ground floor mechanical and electrical system rough in continues.   First floor slab…

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Expansion Update – Week of May 22nd

There will be work this Saturday, May 20th. The 2nd floor slab was finished and the exterior structural stud walls of the 2nd floor were installed this week. Hambro floor joists for the 3rd floor will begin this week and continue through next week. Mechanical rough in work continues on…

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Expansion Update – Week of May 15th

For the duration of the project it should be assumed that there will be a few workers on site every Saturday.  Depending on the weather and other factors, there could be up to 20 or 30 workers on site on a Saturday. Second floor joist and deck continue to be set…

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Expansion Update – Week of May 8th

Waterproofing touch up around the building foundation was done this week. Structural steel stud walls on the 1st floor are complete. Hambro floor joist installation on the 2nd floor will be completed next week.  The 2nd floor will be poured next week and structural steel stud wall installation will begin….

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Expansion Update – Week of May 1st

Structural steel stud walls for the first floor were set this week. The 2nd floor joists are being installed and prepped for pouring the second floor concrete in the next week. Backfilling around the building continues.   Interior ground floor wall framing will begin next week. No Saturday work is…

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Expansion Update – Week of April 17th

Steel work is complete. Floor joists are being set.  This will continue for the next month. Structural steel stud walls for the 1st floor will be delivered and started next week. Pouring of concrete floors will begin in the next few weeks.  

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