Monday, August 3, 2015

Winston Plywood Weekly Update-July 31

·         Remove forms and finish concrete on balance of wall and piers on Column Row A
·         Continued placing stone base for concrete slab in building 2 (North End – between new concrete wall and existing building slab).  Placed vapor barrier and reinforcing for slab in this area.
·         Formed, placed, and finished concrete slabs in buildings 9 & 10 (At lathes)
·         Completed undercut and backfill in Area 1 east of plant in preparation for concrete paving, and began undercut in Area 2

·         Completed installing insulation and roofing on west side of building 1, and began installing roofing on north hip roof on building 1
·         Began installing decking on building 3 (East side of plant)
·         Continued framing trim-out and detailing on buildings 3 & 5
·         Began erecting structural steel on buildings 8 & 11

Fire Protection:
·         Contractor continued installing sprinklers in roof of Building 1;  Contractor is hanging sprinkler piping in north to south direction; piping is in place from columns 9-25

·         Continued layout and construction of primary underground piping to transformers 1-13

Site & Utilities:
·         Graded alternate parking lot area and installed stone
·         Installed mesh on drainage ditch and seeded area adjacent to alternate parking lot

RTO Relocation:
·         Removed existing ductwork from RTO
·         Removed existing RTO foundation piers in preparation for
relocation of RTO
·         Removed unsuitable soils in preparation for placement of new RTO foundations
·         Began backfill of excavation site for new RTO foundations

Winston Plywood
·         Continued removing old presses and related equipment
·         Continued refurbishing existing veneer dryers

Progress photos are attached.

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