Weekly Construction Highlights

Cambridge Common

CONSTRUCTION MEETING MINUTES
DATE: November 5, 2108

CITY PROJECTS
CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 19 PEARL STREET
CONTRACTOR: ONYX CORP.
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Punch list work this week
Infrared and thermos striping

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 21
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Kate Riley
NOT PRESENT
Thorndike St – final paving today, Monday 11/5/18
Punch list later this week

CHAPTER 90 – CONTRACT 22
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Kate Riley
NOT PRESENT
Dudley St – 2 crews raising castings, final pave Tuesday 11/6 (weather permitting)
Concord Ave – final pave Wednesday 9:00 am start time (weather permitting)

RUSSELL FIELD RENOVATIONS
CONTRACTOR: QUIRK CONSTRUCTION
Community Relations: Kate Riley
NOT PRESENT
Finishing field
Fencing

REMEDIAL CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: MATTUCHIO
Community Relations: Kate Riley
NOT PRESENT
Cambridge Common – drainage work
Rogers St
Tree lighting – Central Sq

TV & CLEANING CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: RAPID FLOW
No work

MISC PATCH CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: EJ PAVING
Community Relations: Kate Riley
NOT PRESENT

KING OPEN SCHOOL/CAMBRIDGE STREET UPPER SCHOOL
CONTRACTOR: WT RICH
Community Relations: Kate Riley
deliveries

MISC. SIDEWALK CONTRACT
CONTRACTOR: DEROMA AND SONS
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Ellsworth Park
Sidewalk poetry – various locations

MIT SOMA PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: TURNER CONSTRUCTION
Amherst, Wadsworth
Concrete work – Mon- Fri
Soil/Rebar/steel
Dumpster swaps
panels delivered night work

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING ROADWAYS & INFRASTRUCTURE
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Raising castings

GORE STREET SEWER MAIN CONSTRUCTION
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Working on water main Lambert St -Seventh St
Fifth St – drain line

GORE STREET / MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HWY SEWER FORCE MAIN
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Community Relations: Kate Riley
Installing a large drain manhole – out at the end of the week

RAIL TRAIL PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: ONYX CORP.
Infill starting later this week at Cottage St Watertown working toward Cambridge
Removing debris

BEACON STREET PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: NEWPORT CONSTRUCTION
NOT PRESENT
Beacon St (Washington-Smith) pouring sidewalks-even side

MBTA – CENTRAL SQ & HARVARD SQ ELEVATOR PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: BARLETTA
Central Sq – demo work; Thursday/Friday 10pm-6am – dumpster & crane – hauling out material
Harvard Sq – shoring elevator shaft

PARKING LOT 6 STORMWATER TANK PROJECT
CONTRACTOR: SKANSKA
Mass Ave (Sidney-Douglass) – working in work zone this week
Essex St (Bishop Allen Dr-Harvard) – water main work; street closed
Bishop Allen Dr – pile work and deliveries

VAIL COURT PROJECT
CONTRACTOR:
trucking

MORSE SCHOOL PLAYGROUND
CONTRACTOR: JNJ SACCA
NOT PRESENT

AMIGOS SCHOOL PLAYGROUND
CONTRACTOR: JNJ SACCA
NOT PRESENT

CITY DEPARTMENTS

CAMBRIDGE ELECTRICAL DEPARTMENT
NOT PRESENT

CAMBRIDGE TRAFFIC DEPARTMENT
No work

CAMBRIDGE WATER DEPARTMENT
Maple Ave - services

UNIVERSITY PROJECTS

HARVARD UNIVERSITY
3 James Street - Schlesinger Library
This week crews will mobilize to site and erect site fencing and install pedestrian detour

Lowell House
No work

485 Broadway
Removing site fencing

33 Elmwood Ave
No work

11 Quincy Street
No work

MIT
189 Vassar St
Concrete work
Utility work

50 Albany Street - Power Plant
Albany St – eastbound lane open
Eversource Gas work

Talbot Street
Lighting in Ft. Washington Park
Tree trimming

15 Vassar St
All pipe delivered – trench work


UTILITY COMPANIES

COMCAST
10 Northpoint Blvd – manhole
1607 Mass Ave (work on Everett St)
MIRRA Fulkerson St @ Binney St

EVERSOURCE ELECTRIC
NOT PRESENT

EVERSOURCE GAS
Clay St (Dudley-Harvey) – on-hold
Holworthy St – on-hold
Webster Ave – on-hold
Sacramento St – trying to find a corridor
Gore St (Sixth – Somerville line)
Ames @Main St – crossing main – finishing today
Union St (Hampshire St - Market St) - services
Albany St @ Mass Ave – no night work; working Saturday – water work for 700 Main St

VEOLIA
Second St @ Spring St – manhole rebuild
Fifth St - condensate line repair

VERIZON
Broadway – manhole surveys
188 Charles St
240 Mass Ave

CAMBRIDGE NETWORK SOLUTIONS
Fulkerson @ Binney – Mirra trench work

CROWN CASTLE
NOT PRESENT

PRIVATE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
CAMBRIDGE CROSSING – 250 NORTH STREET
CONTRACTOR: JMA
Façade work
Interior build out

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING – 250 DAWES STREET
CONTRACTOR:
 Surcharge – west elevation

10 NORTHPOINT BLVD
CONTRACTOR: Deliveries
Comcast work

CAMBRIDGE CROSSING SEWER PUMP STATION
CONTRACTOR: SHAWMUT CONSTRUCTION
On-hold till spring

BINNEY STREET STORM WATER UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS
CONTRACTOR: MCCOURT CONSTRUCTION
399 Binney St – drainage work
Broadway – concrete manhole

MONSIGNOR O’BRIEN HWY PHASE 1 DRAINAGE SEPARATION/SURFACE RECONSTRUCTION
CONTRACTOR: MCCOURT CONSTRUCTION
Lechmere Station – installing pipe Mon, Wed, Thurs

50 ROGERS STREET
CONTRACTOR: CONSIGLI
Hauling soil

85 FIRST STREET
CONTRACTOR: GROOM CONSTRUCTION
No work

121 FIRST STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
Paving First St, bent St, Charles St
Project complete

FIRST STREET (SEWER SEPARATION WORK)
CONTRACTOR: DERENZO
Paving Wednesday 11/7 –
First St (Binney-Land Blvd)
Linskey Way (First – 100 feet west)
Athenaeum (First-Second)

249 THIRD STREET
CONTRACTOR: W.L. FRENCH
NOT PRESENT

399 BINNEY STREET
CONTRACTOR: RICHMOND GROUP/W.L. FRENCH
Lane shift on Cardinal Medeiros
Deliveries

225 CAMBRIDGE STREET
CONTRACTOR: DF PRAY
NOT PRESENT

88 AMES STREET
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC.
Nov. 10 - paving

1 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC
Broadway – curb work and sidewalk pour

145 BROADWAY
CONTRACTOR: TURNER
Concrete pour – Mon & Wed
Crane demobilized on Galileo November 9-10

139 MAIN STREET
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC.
No work

165 MAIN STREET
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC
Install drop inlets

907 MAIN STREET
CONTRACTOR: GROOM CONSTRUCTION
Columbia St – Wed-Fri working in street, close sidewalk – detour pedestrians

211 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: AECOM TISHMAN
NOT PRESENT
No work

47 BISHOP ALLEN DRIVE
CONTRACTOR: CURTIS CONSTRUCTION CO., INC.
deliveries

415 MASS AVE (MASS + MAIN)
CONTRACTOR: JOHN MORIARTY & ASSOC
Steel delivery - Mon
Concrete placement – Mon/Thur
Precast delivery
Utility tie-in’s on Mass Ave by A.A. Will – moving to Bishop Allen Dr @ Columbia, then moving to Columbia St
Mass Ave – sidewalk work, installing overhead protection

237 FRANKLIN STREET
CONTRACTOR:
NOT PRESENT

10 ESSEX STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
Pour sidewalks Wed-Thur

120 BROOKLINE STREET
CONTRACTOR: ASHLEY CONSTRUCTION
NOT PRESENT

57 JFK STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
No work

1991 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
Hauling demo debris

1868 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: YOUNG ENGINEERING
Sidewalk and curb work – this week by Onyx

1699 MASS AVE
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
NOT PRESENT

253 WALDEN STREET
CONTRACTOR: ONYX CORP
Sidewalk and curbing work – next week

77 NEW STREET
CONTRACTOR: NAUSET CONSTRUCTION
Panel delivery Thursday
Rebar deliveries

671 CONCORD AVENUE
CONTRACTOR:
No work

35 CAMBRIDGE PARK DRIVE
CONTRACTOR: JMA
NOT PRESENT

211 CONCORD TURNPIKE
CONTRACTOR: W.L. FRENCH
NOT PRESENT

SPECIAL EVENTS

NOVEMBER 10 Harvard Square Business Assoc. Event – 8am-9pm Winthrop Park
NOVEMBER 11 Veterans Day Observance – 11am-4pm Cambridge Cemetery, City Hall

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