Construction Schedule for Current Week
The 31st Street Viaduct project and the Manhattan West development are proceeding under the management of Brookfield Properties, and operate in compliance with current health and safety guidance from the New York City Department of Buildings.
At Manhattan West, the Central Plaza is open to pedestrians and is ringed with a variety of dining options from kiosks to full service restaurants. Whole Foods Market is open at 5 Manhattan West. The plaza can be accessed from Ninth Avenue at 1 Manhattan West, and Whole Foods can be accessed from the plaza or from Tenth Avenue.
November 20 – November 26, 2021
Construction on 31st Street
31st Street Viaduct Replacement
Work Hours: Monday to Wednesday, Friday: 7 am – 6 pm
-Relocation of the existing utilities and installation of new utilities along the bridge deck continues.
-ConEd high pressure gas line extension work along 31st Street continues.
Ninth Avenue Construction Between 31st and 33rd Streets
Water Main Trunk Line Installation
Work Hours: Monday – Friday: 7 am – 3:30 pm.
-Excavation work will continue at 33rd Street and Ninth Avenue.
Nighttime Work: Monday – Friday: 3 pm – 11 pm
-ConEd will finish steam service installation work by the end of November. This work is noisy.
Manhattan West Construction
2 Manhattan West, Ninth Avenue at 31st Street
62-story office building
Nighttime Work: Monday to Wednesday, Friday: 3 pm – 11 pm
-The installation of scaffolding around the ground floor lobby continues.
Daytime Work: Monday to Wednesday, Friday: 7 am – 6 pm
-Steel erection has reached the 62nd floor and continues.
-Concrete pouring for floor slabs has reached the 55th floor and continues.
-Spraying of fireproofing has reached the 49th floor.
-Curtain wall installation (the glass on the outside of the building) will continue on floor 43.
-The four hoists are operational up to the 56th floor. The hoists are built on the Ninth Avenue side of the building, not facing Kaufman Hall.
-Steel, concrete and construction material deliveries will continue to enter the site on Ninth Avenue at 31st Street. Other construction and office build-out deliveries for the Manhattan West development will enter the site at the main portal on 31st Street, opposite the entrance to Kaufman Hall.
AC Hudson Yards Hotel
31st Street at Dyer Avenue
Construction Start Date: Not yet determined
This project will take about two and a half years from demolition through occupancy. The first 18 months will encompass demolition, excavation and site preparation, foundation work, and construction of the building exterior. The last year of work will be primarily within the building. We will provide notification once a start date is determined.