Monday, November 23, 2015

Winston Plywood Weekly Update 11-20-2015

Setting final section of Racetrack truss and piping

  • Placed Lathe Charger pedestals at Lathes 1 and 2

  • Completed installing upper wall sheets on west side of Building 1 and installed ground-level wall sheets on east side of Building 1
  • Started punchlists on Building 1
  • Completed valley metals on Building 3 (North and south sides at Buildings 7 & 8)

  •  Completed installing wall sheets and translucent panels on Building 4 (south end of plant)

  • Completed installing wall sheets on north end of Building 5 and began installing louver trim-out (north end of plant)
  • Completed installing insulation and roof sheets on Building 7
  • Continued installing mezzanine decking for elevated slab in Building 8
  • Completed installing standing-seam roof on Building 11

Fire Protection:
  • Continued installing hose station piping
  • Continued installing drum-drips and drains for sprinkler systems
  • Completed installing underground fire loop, specifically along the north side of the existing main parking lot
  • Continued erecting fire water storage tank (two remaining nozzles to install)
  • Received two prefabricated fire system houses
  • Pneumatically tested building sprinkler systems and repaired leaks
  • Began installing sprinkler systems in Buildings 6, 6A, 7, 8, and 11

Hog Room, Glue Room, and Lathe & Chipper Deck:
  • Continued erecting structural steel on Glue Room
  • Continued finishing concrete walls around Glue Room

  • Continued electrical rough-in for lighting and miscellaneous electrical services
  • Continued installing cable tray throughout the plant
  • Continued setting electrical switchgear in north electrical room
  • Continued pulling primary electrical feeders to north and center electrical rooms
  • Continued running conduit for process equipment at green-end, dryers, presses, and dry-end
  • Continued installing primary underground service to transformers 9-13

Racetrack Piping:
  • Completed installation of Racetrack trusses and piping
  • Continued installing flexible connections between sections of racetrack piping
  • Continued installing support hangers for branch lines from racetrack piping
  • Continued installation and insulation of branch lines for water and air piping from racetrack

Boiler and Steam:
  • Began installing valving and instrumentation on boilers

Log Conditioning Vaults
  • Completed forms and rebar, and placed bottom slab in vault water holding tank

Log Pro Merchandiser:
  • Drained and removed rain water from foundation area

Winston Plywood:

  • Continued refurbishing and installing green-end equipment for both east and west lathe lines
  • Began painting green-end equipment downstream from lathes

  • Continued to receive both new and used process equipment
  • Continued construction of No. 3 Veneer Dryer (Dryer main framework, heating coils, side plating, and fan drive motors)
  • Continued concrete base and wall modifications in Press Pit No. 3
  • City of Louisville (MDR) installed power line across rail track to corner of WPV parking lot

  • Received 4.8” of rain on Tuesday night and Wednesday of this week