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.