DOMINO CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Weeks of May 18th, 2020 and May 25th, 2020

At Site A all major façade work is complete. All remaining work, minor in its nature, has been halted due to Coronaviris. Lobbies on Grand St and South First St remain open. Sidewalks are installed on Kent Avenue, South First Street, and Grand Street. The River Street sidewalk work has also stalled due to Coronavirius.

Refinery shoring work is complete; this consists of exterior steel structures to brace the existing façade during demo. Shoring to remain in place through demolition and  through new construction. Correction: Demolition has reached the 3rd floor and is on-going.

The northwest portion of Site B is fenced off and open to the public for an exhibit with the Brooklyn Museum. The remaining, separate portion of the site is used for refinery construction staging.

Construction of Domino Park is complete. The entrances are on Grand St, South 5th St, and a new entrance on South 4th st. The South 3rd entrance has been closed for pedestrian safety during construction.

Site C is closed to the public.

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DOMINO CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Weeks of May 4th, 2020 and May 11th, 2020

At Site A all major façade work is complete. All remaining work, minor in its nature, has been halted due to Coronaviris. Lobbies on Grand St and South First St remain open. Sidewalks are installed on Kent Avenue, South First Street, and Grand Street. The River Street sidewalk work has also stalled due to Coronavirius.

Refinery shoring work is complete; this consists of exterior steel structures to brace the existing façade during demo. Shoring to remain in place through demolition and  through new construction. Demolition has reached the ground floor of the building and is ongoing.

The northwest portion of Site B is fenced off and open to the public for an exhibit with the Brooklyn Museum. The remaining, separate portion of the site is used for refinery construction staging.

Construction of Domino Park is complete. The entrances are on Grand St, South 5th St, and a new entrance on South 4th st. The South 3rd entrance has been closed for pedestrian safety during construction.

Site C is closed to the public.

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DOMINO CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Weeks of April 20th, 2020 and April 27th, 2020

At Site A all major façade work is complete. All remaining work, minor in its nature, has been halted due to Coronaviris. Lobbies on Grand St and South First St remain open. Sidewalks are installed on Kent Avenue, South First Street, and Grand Street. The River Street sidewalk work has also stalled due to Coronavirius.

Refinery shoring work is complete; this consists of exterior steel structures to brace the existing façade during demo. Shoring to remain in place through demolition and  through new construction. Demolition has reached the ground floor of the building and is ongoing.

The northwest portion of Site B is fenced off and open to the public for an exhibit with the Brooklyn Museum. The remaining, separate portion of the site is used for refinery construction staging.

Construction of Domino Park is complete. The entrances are on Grand St, South 5th St, and a new entrance on South 4th st. The South 3rd entrance has been closed for pedestrian safety during construction.

Site C is closed to the public.

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DOMINO CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Weeks of April 6th, 2020 and April 13th, 2020

At Site A all major façade work is complete; work that remains is minor: caulking, finishing, and glass replacement as needed. MEP trades has halted their work on interior fit outs in the commercial leg of the tower in the face of Coronavirius. Lobbies on Grand St and South First St are both open. Sidewalks are installed on Kent Ave, South First St, and Grand St. River street sidewalk work has also stalled due to Coronavirius.

Refinery shoring work is complete; this consists of exterior steel structures to brace the existing façade during demo. Shoring to remain in place through demolition and  through new construction. Demolition has reached the ground floor of the building and is ongoing, expected to be complete by summer 2020. Foundation permit has been pulled and work is starting.

The northwest portion of Site B is fenced off and open to the public for an exhibit with the Brooklyn Museum. The remaining, separate portion of the site is used for refinery construction staging.

Construction of Domino Park is complete. The entrances are on Grand St, South 5th St, and a new entrance on South 4th st. The South 3rd entrance has been closed for pedestrian safety during construction.

Site C is closed to the public.

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DOMINO CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Weeks of March 23rd, 2020 and March 30th, 2020

At Site A all major façade work is complete- currently working on caulking, finishing, and glass replacement as needed. MEP trades to continue work on interior fit outs in the hoist line apartments and commercial leg of the tower. Lobbies on Grand St and South First St are both open. Sidewalks are installed on Kent Ave, South First St, and Grand St. River street sidewalk work to begin in the next 2 weeks.

Refinery shoring work is complete; this consists of exterior steel structures to brace the existing façade during demo. Shoring to remain in place through demolition and  through new construction. Demolition has reached the ground floor of the building and is ongoing, expected to be complete by summer 2020. Foundation permit has been pulled and work is starting.

The northwest portion of Site B is fenced off and open to the public for an exhibit with the Brooklyn Museum. The remaining, separate portion of the site is used for refinery construction staging.

Construction of Domino Park is complete. The entrances are on Grand St, South 5th St, and a new entrance on South 4th st. The South 3rd entrance has been closed for pedestrian safety during construction.

Site C is closed to the public.

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DOMINO CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Weeks of March 9th, 2020 and March 16th, 2020

At Site A the ground floor through 42nd floor slabs are complete. The bulkheads for the building are complete. MEP trades will continue fit out work in the commercial leg. Precast Facade erection is complete, except for the commercial hoist area of the commercial tower, which will remain open for the interior fit outs. The Grand Street sidewalk and the commercial lobby are open but overhead protection will remain until the hoist run has been filled in.

The Refinery shoring work is complete; this consists of steel structures on the exterior to brace the existing brick façade during demolition. Interior demolition has been completed on both the eastern and western side of the building.

The eastern portion of Site B is reserved for Refinery Construction staging; the remaining site area is open to the public until May 1 with the Brooklyn Museum’s public art being accessible to the public.

Construction of the Domino Park is complete. The park has opened and has entrances on Grand Street, South 3rd Street and South 5th Street.

The public park located on Site C is open 6 days a week

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DOMINO CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Weeks of February 24th, 2020 and March 2nd, 2020

At Site A the ground floor through 42nd floor slabs are complete. The bulkheads for the building are complete. MEP trades will continue fit out work in the commercial leg and the residential bridge; the fit out work in the residential bridge is expected to conclude by the end of February. Precast Facade erection is complete, except for the commercial hoist area of the commercial tower, which will remain open for the interior fit outs. The Grand Street sidewalk and the commercial lobby are open but overhead protection will remain until the hoist run has been filled in.

The Refinery shoring work is complete; this consists of steel structures on the exterior to brace the existing brick façade during demolition. Interior demolition has been completed on both the eastern and western side of the building.

Construction of the Domino Park is complete. The park has opened and has entrances on Grand Street, South 3rd Street and South 5th Street.

The public park located on Site C is open 6 days a week

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