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Summer Construction Update

Summer Construction Update

March 27, 2017: Scaffolding on south side of Cudahy Science Hall. (Photo: Hamlet Gonzalez)

Summer 2017 Construction Update 

Cudahy Science Building Roof Replacement (May 15 – August 15)

  • Replace clay tile roofs and flat roofs
  • Masonry repairs at gable roofs
  • Moveable truck crane will be parked on west quad road during days, and moved during nights, from May 15–26

Cudahy Library Infrastructure Renovation (May 9 – November 25)

  • Cudahy Library and stacks will be closed for the summer. Please visit the Information Commons desk for more information.
  • HVAC renovation
  • Fire alarm upgrade
  • Main electric switchgear upgrade
  • Elevator replacement
  • Stack area roof replacement
  • Donovan Room HVAC renovation (Fall 2017)
  • Moveable truck crane will be parked on pavers west of building during the days (Fall timing TBD)

Fairfield Hall Renovation (May 9 – August 15)

  • Plumbing riser replacement
  • Carpet replacement
  • Bathroom interiors and fixture upgrades 

Quinlan Life Sciences Center Heat Recovery

  • Install new heat recovery chiller and runaround loop
  • Partial campus road closure (date TBD)
  • Remaining work all interior

Computer Science Move to Doyle Center (May 15 – August 15)

  • Electric/data upgrades
  • Light interior refresh
  • Relocate faculty and staff offices from Water Tower Campus
  • Relocate labs and research data center from Water Tower Campus

BVM Hall Ventilation Upgrade – Phase 2 (May 15 – August 15)

  • Install make-up air unit for east wing of building
  • Interior ductwork reroute to penthouse 

Mertz Elevator Replacement (May 9 – August 15)

  • Replace all three passenger elevators
  • Replace all residential furniture
  • Exterior repairs to windows, precast, and roof parapet

Mundelein Center Exterior Doors (June 15 – August 15)

  • Repair south, east, and west ornamental doors for improved building security
  • One set of doors will be closed periodically

Maguire Hall Infrastructure Renovation (May 9 – August 15)

  • Replace both passenger elevators
  • Chiller replacement complete
  • Install new green roof trays 

Arrupe College Dining Hall (May 9 – August 15)

  • Convert auditorium (room 110) into dining hall and student commons 

Health Sciences Campus Stormwater Management – Phase 1

  • Public bid, award, and preconstruction (May 1 – July 4)
  • Construction of stormwater infrastructure under Lots 3 and 5 (July 15 – November 25)
  • Construction of stormwater infrastructure under Lot 10 (April 2018 – July 2018)

For questions regarding campus construction, please e-mail us at facilities@luc.edu.