October 11, 2019: This week the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area to the North of the mockup area. The granite subcontractor also placed the setting bed and crack suppression membrane on the North side of the plaza and continued placing granite for the Gate E Portal. The contractor continued adjusting formwork for the bolster beams along with stripping soffit forms from the South end of Deck Pour #20. The contractor also began setting the catch basins within Deck Pour #21. This week the contractor successfully placed concrete for Deck Pour #22 while also placing sika near the east most set of stairs on the North side of the plaza. The metal subcontractor continued work on the Gate E portal while also working on the seismic joint embed extensions on the North side of the plaza. The concrete subcontractor continued placing side forms for the promenade curb and the containment edge on the Deck Pour #14 ramp. The glazing subcontractor continued working on the promenade canopy in preparation for glazing and the gutters to be installed.
Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place dowels, rebar, and concrete for Deck Pour #21, install the promenade canopy glazing, install the Gate E portal electrical and granite, pour the bolster beam, continue the refurbishment of the Gate E Float, continue installing granite for the mockup area and the West amphitheater seating, and complete punch list items related to Section 1.