Backstage Construction Schedule October 3 – 9, 2015

This is the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for October 3 – 9, 2015.

Backstage’s 2nd floor parking level has been completed, unit drywall has been installed to the 3oth floor, kitchen cabinetry is in up to the 21st floor and kitchen appliances have been put in up to the 11th floor. This week work will be underway to prepare the ground floor parking area and entrance way for finishing. 

Please click on the link to download a printable PDF Summary Construction Schedule for October 3 – 9: Backstage & L Tower Construction Summary-October-3-9-2015

Backstage on The Esplanade October 2, 2015

Backstage on The Esplanade October 2, 2015

Saturday October 3

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Construction housekeeping.
Backstage 2nd floor parking level

Backstage 2nd floor parking level

Monday October 5

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Prep work on the ground floor parking garage. 

Tuesday October 6

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Drywall delivery in the afternoon. 
  • Prep work on the ground floor parking garage. 

Wednesday October 7

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Appliance delivery in the afternoon. 
  • Prep work on the ground floor parking garage.

Thursday October 8

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Prep work on the ground floor parking garage.

Friday October 9

  • HVAC material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Carpentry material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Prep work on the ground floor parking garage.

 

Backstage parking ramp to the just completed 2nd floor parking level

Backstage parking ramp to the just completed 2nd floor parking level

Backstage Construction Schedule September 26 – October 2, 2015

This is the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for September 26 – October 2, 2015.

Material deliveries and interior suite work are the focus this week at Backstage as more floors get closer to having their suites drywalled, kitchens and washrooms installed. 

Please click on the link to download a printable PDF Summary Construction Schedule for September 26 – October 2: Backstage & L Tower Construction Summary-Sep-26-Oct-2-2015

Saturday September 26

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Construction housekeeping.
Backstage interior looking west to Union Station

Backstage interior looking west to Union Station

Monday September 28

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.

Tuesday September 29

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Drywall delivery in the afternoon. 

Wednesday September 30

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Appliance delivery in the afternoon. 

Thursday October 1

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.

Friday October 2

  • HVAC material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Carpentry material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.

 

Backstage podium deck and swimming pool

Backstage podium deck and swimming pool

Backstage Construction Schedule September 19 – 25, 2015

This is the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for September 19 – 25, 2015.

REMINDER as posted last week, this Saturday September 19:

  • Resurfacing work will occur on The Esplanade between Yonge Street and the Toronto Parking Authority garage entrance west of Scott Street, along both the south north curbs.
  • NOTE: The north sidewalk along The Esplanade from Scott Street to Yonge Street remains open for pedestrian use.
  • As well the usual interior suite work and construction housekeeping will occur throughout the day from 9:00 am.

Summary Construction Schedule for September 19 – 25: Backstage & L Tower Construction Summary-Sep-19-25-2015

GO Train seen from Backstage condo looking east.

GO Train seen from Backstage condo looking east.

Monday September 21

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.

Tuesday September 22

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Drywall delivery in the afternoon. 
Yonge Street, Dominion Building and L Tower seen from Backstage.

Yonge Street, Dominion Building and L Tower seen from Backstage.

Wednesday September 23

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Removing concrete sidewalk in front of Backstage.
  • Appliance delivery for the 10th and 11th floors in the afternoon. 

Thursday September 24

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.

Friday September 25

  • HVAC material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Carpentry material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.

 

Backstage Construction Schedule September 12 – 19, 2015

This is the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for September 12 – 19, 2015.

NOTE: The trench dug along the northern perimeter of  the backstage site to permit removal of the remains of the construction caisson wall will be filled in on Monday September 14. Nine (9) concrete trucks will provide the required concrete to fill in the trench. The existing concrete sidewalk in front of Backstage will be removed over the course of the next week and replaced on a temporary basis with asphalt. 

Summary Construction Schedule for September 11 – 19: Backstage & L Tower Construction Summary-Sep-12-19-2015

Trench at Backstage that will be filled in with concrete September 14 and 15, 2015

Trench at Backstage that will be filled in with concrete September 14,  2015

Saturday September 12

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Construction housekeeping.
Kitchen installation at Backstage

Kitchen installation at Backstage

Monday September 14

  • 84 meters of concrete backfill will be delivered by nine (9) concrete trucks to fill in the open trench
  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Removing concrete sidewalk in front of Backstage.
Detail of Trench at Backstage as waterproofing is being applied, September 11. This will be filled in with concrete September 14, 2015

Detail of Trench at Backstage as waterproofing is being applied, September 11. This will be filled in with concrete September 14, 2015

Tuesday September 15

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Removing concrete sidewalk in front of Backstage.
  • Drywall delivery in the afternoon. 

Wednesday September 16

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Removing concrete sidewalk in front of Backstage.
  • Appliance delivery for the 10th and 11th floors in the afternoon. 

Thursday September 17

  • Kitchen delivery in the morning after 7:00 am. 
  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Removing concrete sidewalk in front of Backstage.

Friday September 18

  • HVAC material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Removing concrete sidewalk in front of Backstage.

Saturday September 19

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Putting down temporary asphalt to cover the removed sidewalk area.

 

Backstage tower view September 11, 2015

Backstage tower view September 11, 2015

Backstage Construction Schedule September 5 – 11, 2015

This is the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for September 5 -11, 2015.

NOTE: There is a trench dug along the northern perimeter of  the backstage site to permit removal of the remains of the construction caisson wall. 

Trench at Backstage to permit the removal of the remains of the construction caisson wall.

Trench at Backstage to permit the removal of the remains of the construction caisson wall.

Summary Construction Schedule for September 5 – 11: Backstage & L Tower Construction Summary-Sep-5-11-2015
 

Backstage podium deck work September 4

Backstage podium deck with waterproofing layer September 4, 2015


Saturday September 5

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Construction housekeeping.

Monday September 7 – Labour Day Holiday – SITE CLOSED

Tuesday September 8

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Tile delivery in the morning after 7:00 am. 
  • Drywall delivery after 12:00 Noon.

Wednesday September 9

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Appliance delivery in the morning after 7:00 am. 
  • Drywall delivery after 12:00 Noon.

Thursday September 10

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Kitchen delivery in the morning after 7:00 am. 

Friday September 11

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • HVAC material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Carpentry delivery after 12:00 Noon.
Northwest interior Backstage Condominium

Northwest interior Backstage Condominium

 

Backstage Construction Schedule August 29 – September 4, 2015

This is the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for August 29 – September 4, 2015.

NOTE: Please note that temporary crane work and cladding work continues at Backstage tower Monday, August 31 through Wednesday September 2.

The mobile crane will be active on Monday, August 31, necessitating the closure of the eastbound traffic lane from Yonge Street and the south side pedestrian route. Permit Access Mast 8 days – August 25 – September 2

For the balance of Monday – Wednesday, it is expected that the traffic lane will be open and pedestrians will be able to use the south side walkway. The north sidewalk remains open 24/7 between Scott and Yonge. 

Summary Construction Schedule for August 29 September 4: Backstage & L Tower Construction Summary-Aug-29-Sep-4-2015
 

Backstage August 28, external lift for cladding instalation

Backstage August 28, external lift for cladding installation


Saturday August 29

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Construction housekeeping
Delivery at Backstage, August 28

Delivery at Backstage, August 28

Monday August 31

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Mobile crane in use at Yonge and on the west side of Back Stage, traffic lane road closures through the day.

Tuesday September 1

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • Drywall delivery 12 pm to 4 pm

Wednesday September 2

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • 23rd floor kitchen delivery 8 am to 11 am
  • Drywall delivery 12 pm to 4 pm

Thursday September 3

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.

Friday September 4

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • HVAC material delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
  • Carpentry delivery in the morning after 7:00 am.
Looking south from Backstage

Looking south from Backstage

 

Backstage Construction Schedule August 22 – 28, 2015

This the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for August 22 – 28, 2015.

NOTE: Please note that temporary crane work and cladding work on the Backstage tower will be occurring from Monday, August 24 through Wednesday September 2.

The road closure will occur only on weekdays and will affect the eastbound traffic lane between Yonge Street and the east entrance to the Toronto Parking Authority garage and the south side pedestrian walkway.

Pedestrians will have full use of the north sidewalk on The Esplanade from Scott Street to Yonge Street.
Monday August 24 is expected to be a full day closure from 7 am to as late as 7 pm. The balance of the time from August 25 through September 2 it is expected the eastbound traffic lane will be open for the afternoon rush hour.

Road closure permits for August 24 and August 25 – September 2: Permit Access Mast – August 24 Permit Access Mast 8 days – August 25 – September 2
 

Site of August 25 crane installation and road closure on The Esplanade at Yonge.

Site of August 25 crane installation and road closure on The Esplanade at Yonge.


Saturday August 22

  • Interior suite finishing
  • Construction housekeeping
Kitchen installation underway at Backstage

Kitchen installation underway at Backstage

Monday August 24

  • Interior suite finishing
  • Window delivery for 2nd to 4th floor
  • Mobile crane setup at Yonge and Esplanade to erect mast climbing scaffold on west side of Back Stage.

Tuesday August 25

  • Interior suite finishing
  • Drywall delivery 12 pm to 4 pm
  • Mobile crane setup at Yonge and Esplanade to erect mast climbing scaffold on west side of Back Stage.

Wednesday August 26

  • Interior suite finishing
  • 23rd floor kitchen delivery 8 am to 11 am
  • Drywall delivery 12 pm to 4 pm
  • Mobile crane setup at Yonge and Esplanade to erect mast climbing scaffold on west side of Back Stage.

Thursday August 27

  • Interior suite finishing
  • Mobile crane setup at Yonge and Esplanade to erect mast climbing scaffold on west side of Back Stage.

Friday August 28

  • Interior suite finishing
  • Ventilation material delivery in AM
  • Carpentry delivery in AM
  • Mobile crane setup at Yonge and Esplanade to erect mast climbing scaffold on west side of Back Stage.
Looking west from the 10th floor of Backstage -- also the location of the temporary crane installation August 25 - September 2.

Looking west from the 10th floor of Backstage — also the location of the temporary crane installation August 25 – September 2.

 

Backstage Construction Schedule August 15 – 21, 2015

This the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for August 15 – 21, 2015.

NOTE: Another quiet week as suite finishing and interior work on the Backstage tower predominate. Material deliveries occur throughout the week but minimal impact on pedestrian and vehicle traffic is expected.  

Click on the link for a downloadable PDF August 15 – 21 Construction Summary: Backstage & L Tower Construction Summary-Aug-15-21-2015

Backstage podium deck looking east, August 14

Backstage podium deck looking east, August 14

Saturday, August 15

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • Housekeeping work on-site.
Looking SW from Backstage, August 14

Looking SW from Backstage, August 14

Monday, August 17

  • Interior suite finishing all day.

Tuesday, August 18

  • Interior suite finishing all day. 
  • Drywall delivery from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Wednesday, August 19

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • Kitchen deliveries for interior suites from 8:00 am to 11:00 am.
  • Steel stud deliveries from Noon to 3:00 pm. 

Thursday, August 20

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • No scheduled deliveries. 

Friday, August 21

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • HVAC and carpentry materials deliveries in the morning.  
Ready for drywall, Backstage construction interior, August 14

Ready for drywall, Backstage construction interior, August 14

 NOTES:

    • There may be some short-term impacts on pedestrian and vehicular traffic flow as delivery trucks are moved into and out of position.

Backstage Construction Schedule August 10 – 14, 2015

This the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for August 10 – 14, 2015.

NOTE: We have incomplete information from the construction managers. When we have more complete information we will post it here. Please check back for updates.  

Backstage with L Tower

Backstage with L Tower

Monday, August 10

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • Other scheduled construction work unknown at post time.

Tuesday, August 11

  • Interior suite finishing all day. 
  • Other scheduled construction work unknown at post time.

Wednesday, August 12

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • Other scheduled construction work unknown at post time.

Thursday, August 13

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • Other scheduled construction work unknown at post time. 

Friday, August 14

  • Interior suite finishing all day.
  • Other scheduled construction work unknown at post time. 
Backstage construction interior

Backstage construction interior

 NOTES:

    • There may be some short-term impacts on pedestrian and vehicular traffic flow as delivery trucks are moved into and out of position.

Backstage Construction Schedule August 8 update

This is the construction schedule for 1 The Esplanade, Backstage condominium – for Saturday August 8, 2015.

We take a look back at the Backstage site in 2011 and the contrast to today. Please note that the construction schedule for August 10 – 14 will be posted by or before 7:00 am on Monday, August 10. 

Backstage 2011 – 2015

Backstage 2011 - 2015

Backstage 2011 – 2015

Saturday, August 8

  • Interior suite work: drywall and finishing.
  • On-site housekeeping.

Please check back for next week’s construction and delivery schedule. Have a great weekend. 

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