Construction Updates

September 18, 2020 Update

September 18, 2020
Big Shift construction crew are hard at work, continuing construction at Young Hall, East Quad and portions of North Quad.

August 28, 2020 Update

August 28, 2020
As crews finalize work on North Quad and continue work on East Quad, Big Shift construction will be expanding off of East Quad and into the Young Hall Courtyard.

August 6, 2020 Update

August 07, 2020
Approximately four crews will be working during this timeframe. Crews 1 and 2 are installing pipe on North Quad while Crew 3 does the same on East Quad. Crew 4 is working near the Enology Lab Building on the construction of a heat exchanger building as well as nearby trenching.

July 17, 2020 Update

July 17, 2020
North Quad and East Quad near Memorial Union continue to see closures as crews install pipeline near, place insulation and backfill the area.

June 26, 2020 Update

June 25, 2020
Construction crews continue trenching, excavating, and installing pipe near the Memorial Union along North Quad and now stretching down East Quad, resulting in closures and detours.

June 5, 2020 Update

June 04, 2020
North Quad is closed to all traffic as construction crews are hard at work trenching, laying pipe and preparing to install a new heat exchanger, all part of the first phase of the Big Shift.

May 14, 2020 Update

May 15, 2020
Contractors will begin trenching and preparing for the installation of a new heat exchanger as part of UC Davis's Big Shift -- a project that literally lays the groundwork for the campus's carbon-neutral future.