The Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal Expansion Project

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November 29, 2019: Work continued this week to complete the install of the Gate E float and gangway: the contractor continued the process of ballasting the float, the electrical subcontractor installed conduit and lights on the float as well as the electrical connections from the land side to the gangway, and the communications subcontractor began installing the sliding door hardware on the float.
 
In the Plaza, the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area and stairs on the north side of the plaza. They also continued installing granite for the Gate E portal and pavers on the South side of the top of the plaza. The granite subcontractor also placed their setting bed on the west side of the plaza.
 
The contractor continued demo at the seawall and continued installing the side forms for the slurry below the wave baffle. The contractor successfully placed their second section of slurry for the wave baffle. They also continued installing dowels and foam blocks for the second half of Deck Pour #21. This week the rebar subcontractor was also onsite to continue installing rebar for the second half of Deck Pour #21, while also installing rebar for the topping slab. The concrete subcontractor prepped for next weeks pour by installing expansion joints. The glazing subcontractor worked to install the glazing and end caps on top of the promenade canopy. All the while the metal subcontractor continued installing architectural metal on the Gate E portal and began installing guardrail on the east side of the promenade. The waterproofing subcontractor began installing waterproofing on the walls on the east side of the bioretention.
 
Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place dowels, rebar, and concrete for the second half of Deck Pour #21, install the promenade canopy glazing, install the Gate E portal electrical and architectural metal, continue installing granite on the plaza and the North amphitheater seating, continue work on the Gate E float and gangway, continue installing guardrail and handrail, and complete punch list items related to Section 1.

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November 22, 2019: Work continued this week to complete the install of the Gate E float and gangway: the contractor began the process of ballasting the float, the electrical subcontractor installed conduit and lights on the float as well as the electrical connections from the land side to the gangway, and the plumbing subcontractor continued installing the water lines on the float.
 
In the Plaza, the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area and stairs on the north side of the plaza. They also continued installing granite for the Gate E portal and pavers on the South side of the top of the plaza. The granite subcontractor also began placing their setting bed on the west side of the plaza.
 
The contractor continued demo at the seawall and continued installing the side forms for the slurry below the wave baffle. The contractor began stripping the side forms from the Deck Pour #13 walls and began patching the walls. They also continued installing dowels and foam blocks for the second half of Deck Pour #21. This week the rebar subcontractor was also onsite to begin installing rebar for the second half of Deck Pour #21. The concrete subcontractor successfully placed concrete for the containment bands on the remaining promenade and began stripping side forms from the curbs that were poured last week. The glazing subcontractor worked to install the glazing on top of the promenade canopy. All the while the metal subcontractor began installing architectural metal on the Gate E portal.
 
Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place dowels, rebar, and concrete for the second half of Deck Pour #21, install the promenade canopy glazing, install the Gate E portal electrical and architectural metal, continue installing granite on the plaza and the North amphitheater seating, continue work on the Gate E float and gangway, and complete punch list items related to Section 1.

Project Update

November 15, 2019: This week work continued on site to complete the install of the Gate E float and gangway. The electrical subcontractor conduit and lights on the float and the electrical connections from the land side to the gangway. The plumbing subcontractor began installing the water lines on the float. The contractor drove the last two fender piles and installed the last of the donut fenders.
 
In the Plaza, the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area and stairs on the north side of the plaza. They also continued installing granite for the Gate E portal and the install of pavers on the South side of the top of the plaza.
 
The contractor continued demo at the seawall and continued installing the side forms for the slurry below the wave baffle. This week the contractor successfully placed slurry for the first layer of the wave baffle. The contractor also continued installing the side forms for the Deck Pour #13 walls and dowels for the second half of Deck Pour #21. This week the rebar subcontractor continued installing rebar for the bioretention walls and the remaining section of the deck. The concrete subcontractor worked to install the containment band formwork within Deck Pour #21. The concrete subcontractor also successfully placed concrete for the curb on Deck Pour #23 and Deck Pour #22. The glazing subcontractor worked on the installation of glazing for the promenade canopy. All the while the waterproofing subcontractor installed waterproofing on the East end of Deck Pour #12 and on the West side of the top of the plaza.
 
Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place dowels, rebar, and concrete for the second half of Deck Pour #21, install the promenade canopy glazing, install the Gate E portal electrical and granite, continue installing granite on the plaza and the North amphitheater seating, continue work on the Gate E float and gangway, and complete punch list items related to Section 1.

Project Update

November 8, 2019: This week the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area and landing on the north side of the plaza. The granite subcontractor also continued installing granite for the Gate E portal and the install of pavers on the South side of the top of the plaza.
 
The contractor continued demo at the seawall and install of wave baffle forms, and continued demo at the north driveway. The contractor also continued the installation of the side forms for the Deck Pour #13 walls. The contractor began removing the falsework beams from the bottom of Deck Pour #22 and Deck Pour #23. This week the rebar subcontractor continued and finished installing the rebar for the east side of Deck Pour #21, while also installing rebar for the infill sections of the promenade topping slab.  The concrete subcontractor worked to install the containment band formwork on the north end of Deck Pour #20 and Deck Pour #23, while also installing side forms for the curb on Deck Pour #23. The concrete subcontractor successfully poured concrete for the infill sections of the topping slab within Deck Pour #20. The glazing subcontractor began installing glazing for the promenade canopy. All the while the waterproofing subcontractor installed waterproofing on the East end of Deck Pour #12.
 
Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place dowels, rebar, and concrete for the second half of Deck Pour #21, install the promenade canopy glazing, install the Gate E portal electrical and granite, continue installing granite on the plaza and the North amphitheater seating, and complete punch list items related to Section 1.

Project Update

November 1, 2019: This week the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area and landing on the north side of the plaza. The granite subcontractor also installed waterproofing on the top of the plaza along the planter. The granite subcontractor also began installing caulking for the plaza pavers along the planter wall and placed the setting bed.
 
The contractor prepared for Deck Pour #21 by installing side forms, drilling holes for the dowels, and placing the epoxy and dowels. The contractor successfully placed concrete for the east half of Deck Pour #21. The contractor continued demo at the seawall and install of wave baffle forms, and continued demo at the north driveway. This week the rebar subcontractor continued and finished installing the rebar for the east side of Deck Pour #21.  The concrete subcontractor worked to install the containment band formwork on Deck Pour #20. The concrete subcontractor successfully poured placed concrete for the containment bands with in Deck Pour #20. The concrete subcontractor also began removing the side forms after the concrete was placed.
 
Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place dowels, rebar, and concrete for the second half of Deck Pour #21, install the promenade canopy glazing, install the Gate E portal electrical and granite, install the Gate E Float, continue installing granite on the plaza and the West amphitheater seating, and complete punch list items related to Section 1.

Project Update

October 25, 2019: This week the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area and landing on the north side of the plaza. The granite subcontractor also installed waterproofing on the top of the plaza along the planter. The waterproofing subcontractor applied waterproofing on the plaza and the north amphitheater stepped seating, so that the granite subcontractor could install the setting bed on the north steps. The contractor prepared for Deck Pour #21 by installing side forms, drilling holes for the dowels, and placing the epoxy and dowels. The contractor continued demo at the seawall and install  of wave baffle forms, and continued demo at the north driveway. This week the rebar subcontractor began installing the rebar for the east side of Deck Pour #21, which will be done in two parts.  The concrete subcontractor worked to install the containment band formwork on Deck Pour #20.

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, 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.

Project Update

October 18, 2019: This week the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area on the North side of the plaza. The granite subcontractor also placed the setting bed on the top of the plaza along the planter, while continuing to place granite for the landing on the North side of the plaza. The contractor continued adjusting formwork for the bolster beams prior to successfully placing concrete in the beams. The contractor also began placing foam blocks within the east side of Deck Pour #21, while also placing epoxy and dowels. This week the contractor began the demo of the topping slab to the North of Deck Pour #22. The metal subcontractor continued work on the stair handrails on the plaza. The concrete subcontractor successfully placed concrete for the promenade curb and the containment edge on the Deck Pour #14 ramp. The concrete subcontractor also continued to place side forms for the curb on Deck Pour #22. The door subcontractor began the install of the door frame and hardware for the Gate E portal.
 
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, 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.

Project Update

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.

Project Update

September 27, 2019: This week, the granite subcontractor continued placing mortar and granite blocks for the seating area to the North of the mockup area, placed the setting bed and crack suppression membrane in the Northwest corner of the plaza, and continued to drill dowel holes within Deck Pour #12 for the granite blocks. The contractor began stripping the soffit forms from Deck Pour #20 while also installing formwork, drilling and dowelling of rebar for the bolster beams. This week the metal subcontractor placed the Gate E door frame, continued work on the promenade canopy, installing the handrail extensions for the stairs on the West side of the plaza and installing embed extensions on the North side of the plaza.

Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place concrete and rebar for Deck Pour #22, place dowels, rebar, and concrete rebar 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.

Project Update

September 20, 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 second set of stairs on the West side of the plaza. The contractor continued installing formwork for the bolster beams along with the side forms and formwork for Deck Pour #22. The contractor also placed concrete for the Gate E portal pedestals. This week the metal subcontractor, with the assistance of the contractor, set the promenade canopy and the Gate E portal. The metal subcontractor also began the installation of the handrail extensions at the stairs on the West side of the plaza and continued the installation on embed extensions in the Northwest corner of the plaza.

Over the next several weeks, the contractor and their subcontractors are scheduled to place concrete and rebar for Deck Pour #21 and Deck Pour #22, install rebar for Deck Pour #22, place dowels and rebar 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.

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