Construction beat

by Amanda Guerrero

Nasatir & Storm Hall:

Despite the recent heat waves, construction on Nasatir and Storm Halls is progressing as scheduled. With demolition and abatement completed during the summer, improvements to underground utilities for both buildings are underway for both buildings, as well as along Scripps Terrace. According to Director of Media Relations and New Media Greg Block, a tower crane will be used to handle steel and concrete activities this month. Additionally, excavation of the existing groundwork will make way for the layout of the new foundation.

Pedestrians can pass through a covered walkway between the construction site and West Commons. The West Commons elevator also remains operational. Footage from cameras showing the progress of the construction can be viewed online at project is scheduled for completion in 2015.