Construction Updates

The New Academic Building construction project is supervised by the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY) and operates in compliance with current health and safety guidance from the New York City Department of Buildings.

For inquiries related to the construction, please contact FIT Director of Government and Community Relations Lisa Wager at [email protected]. For matters related to noise, please include the date, time, and duration of the noise being reported.

Week of November 15, 2021

Work Hours: Monday through Friday: 7am – 3:30pm

  • Install waterproofing for the detention tank, cellar slab, and caissons.
  • Continue site excavation and formwork for beams on the western side of the street.
  • Install formwork and rebar for cellar slab.
  • Removal of existing grade beams on the western side of the street. This may be loud.
  • Cutting and chopping of the west side caissons to the proper elevation. This may be loud.
  • Pour concrete for cellar slab on Tuesday, November 16.

Week of November 22, 2021

Work Hours: Monday through Friday: 7am – 3:30pm

  • Waterproofing installation for the detention tank, cellar slab, and caissons.
  • Install formwork and rebar for cellar slab.
  • Pour concrete for cellar slab on Friday, November 26.