Highlights from the February 13th Construction Progress Meeting

Here are the highlights from the February 13th construction progress meeting detailing contractor activities that are underway for the GGB addition project.


1st level

·  continue finish paint

·  install door frames and doors

·  continue ceramic tile in bathrooms

·  continue flooring

·  continue lab case work

·  continue mechanical/electrical/plumbing finishes

·  begin install of ULV chambers

·  install ceiling panels for labs &  begin M/E/P hookup

2nd level

·  mud, tape and sand drywall soffits at Galleria

·  continue to install clear glass in corridors

·  continue priming and painting atrium wall

·  prep floors and continue installing flooring

·  begin install of fin tube covers

·  prep for glass handrail at Galleria

·  continue lighting install

·  continue M/E/P finishes

·  continue installing lab casework and countertops

·  install fire alarm devices

3rd level

·  prime and paint Galleria

·  prime paint continues

·  M/E/P work continues


·  continue ceramic tile in toilet rooms

·  continue to install lighting

·  prep and install flooring

·  installed sprinkler heads in soffits

·  install fire alarm devices


·  start and check equipment

·  continue mechanical piping to units

·  continue electrical to units


Make sure to check the CoE FMO web site at www.engin.umich.edu/facilities for updated photos of the construction.


  • John Keedy 
    Director of Facilities 
    College of Engineering 
  • Kim Fineis 
    Facilities Administrative Assistant 
    Michigan Engineering 
    (734) 647-7070