Finishing the concrete for the MC-1 Building

Workers are completing the installation of the MC-1 Building concrete floors and underground utilities in preparation for the arrival of the structural steel. Photo: Russ Alber, FESS

With the concrete work for the experimental hall complete, workers from Whittaker Construction & Excavating Inc. are finalizing the installation of the under-floor utilities and concrete slabs associated with the service area of the MC-1 Building. The service area includes a Refrigeration Room for cryogenic equipment, Control Room, Computer Room and rooms for power supplies, mechanical equipment and general office space with elevator and restroom. Structural steel erection is expected to start next week, with the building complete by April 2014.