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Lakeside Roadway & Island Bridge Install October 12 - october 24, 2020

Rebar, vibro stone columns and more drilling and digging happened this week. By weeks end, the island bridge was installed, site was cleaned and dirt was dumped and smoothed for lakeside roadway.

October 12, 2020

  • Finished eastern-most rebar area for concrete pouring this week
  • Dug up dirt and stone around the island wall for adjustments
  • Helicon: waited for driller to finish section of pad. Completed at 5 p.m.
  • Helicon: Pre-drilled 24 holes
  • Helicon: Slow penetration, Vibro Stone Columns stuck in ground
  • Helicon: Job site cleaned up, ready for transport

October 13, 2020

  • Fixed last manhole before filling area with dirt
  • Continued Vibro Stone Columns
  • Cleaned up some of the site area
  • Moved dirt from Building AB to Building C-J
  • Helicon:
  • 20 holes drilled
  • Vibro Stone Columns had issue of getting stuck
  • Slow penetration - waited for driller to move out of way, no room to pile and drill at the same time

October 14, 2020

  • Began to dig dirt and stone for bridge location - will be laid at end of week
  • Installed more fire hydrant lines
  • Helicon-
  • 8 holes pre-drilled
  • Vibro continues to get stuck
  • Telehandle has mechanical issues, had to wait for ring power tech to come out and fix @ 5pm finish 6pm
  • JOB COMPLETE!

October 15, 2020 (no photos available)

  • Dug next foundation area
  • Helicon equipment picked up between 11am - 11:30am
  • Filled over laid hydrant lines, smoothed out, brought to ground level

October 16, 2020

  • Continued prepping area for bridge installation
  • No rebar installation today

October 19, 2020

  • Installed fire hydrant pressure lines on Building C-J
  • Scooped and dumped dirt around manholes, brought up slopes
  • Built next foundation location

October 20, 2020

  • Installed last of the fire hydrant piping
  • Dug out more foundation sections
  • Formed rebar sections to be laid on southern-most end of Building C-J

October 21, 2020

  • Pushed dirt to bring up slopes a bit more
  • May have to remove some of the manholes for road structuring

October 22, 2020

  • Loaded, dumped and flattened light dirt for accessibility onto Building C-J and for roadway
  • EarthTrades was only contractor on site working
  • New Superintendent began today

October 23, 2020

  • Bridge pieces arrived
  • Installed bridge from Building C-J site to the island
  • Worked on some of the manholes
  • Removed dirt for clay layer of road
  • Removed wooden walls from foundation areas
  • Built new wood walls

October 24, 2020 (site visit, no workers on Saturdays)