Progress plan for upgrading Flatvold student home

Stay tuned to this page for information on the progress of the upgrading.

2021-01-2513:14 Ane Karlsen

Questions?

We will keep you updated, but if you have questions please contact us through the app Studentionrd bolig, or My page at studentinord.no.

Latest updates are always highlighted in the overview below.

Progress plan

December 2021

  • 10.12. - Concrete sawing from 8 a.m. Duration approx. 3 hours
  • 1.12. - Start installation of new exterior doors.
  • Throughout the month - The work with the facade continues.

October and November 2021

  • Throughout the period - Work on the facade continues

September 2021

  • 18.9. - Installation of facade panels Saturday between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Applies to the entire building.
  • 16.9. - The main entrance to Flatvold (block E) will be closed all day on Thursday 16.9. Everyone must use the entrance towards Nordstrandveien.
  • 13.9. - 17.9. Installation of facade panels Monday to Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Applies to the entire building.

August/September 2021

  • 24.8.-16.9. (New date!) - Start on the establishment of new stairs. Entrance facing Nordstrandveien and entrance block B will be closed from Tuesday 24.8. at 7 a.m. and until 7.9. (Emergency exit in the evening / night.)

June 2021

  • 22.6.-28.6. - We are replacing windows in some homes on C and D wing. In some cases it will be necessary to enter the homes, and we will then make direct contact with those affected.
  • 7.6. - continues throughout June
    • Work on the facade continues throughout the building
    • Block A & C: Concrete work related to the lift
  • Saturday 5.6. - Work with the facade in the period 9 a.m. 2 p.m.
  • 31.5-4.6.
    • Work on the facade continues throughout the building
    • Block A & C: Concrete work related to the lift

May 2021

  • Saturday 29.5. - Work with the facade in the period 9 a.m. 2 p.m.
  • 24.-28.5.
    • Work on the facade continues throughout the building
    • Block A & C: Concrete work related to the lift
    • Block C & D: Scaffolding on the west side is dismantled
  • Saturday 22.5. - Work with the facade in the period 9 a.m. 2 p.m.
  • From 19.5. - EMERGENCY EXIT TEMPORARILY CLOSED on block A, due to excavation right in front of the door
  • Week 20
    • Start of excavation for elevator outside entrance on block C
    • Continue work with facade on A, B, C and D.
    Week 19
    • Complete the installation of scaffolding on the side of blocks A and B
    • Continue work with facade and sealing around windows inside blocks C and D
    • Continue work with facade inside C and D
  • 4.-7.5. - Block A: Sawing in concrete in conjunction to the elevator, basement level. The sawing must take place after regular working hours, when there is no other work in the elevator pit outside. The sawing ends at 7 p.m.

April 2021

  • 29.4. - ca. 6.5. - Block A & B: installation of scaffolding
  • 27.4 - Block A & B: Demolition of facade from lift
  • Week 17:
    • Block A: Sawing for door to elevator in stairwell.
    • Block C & D: work on facade between 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Monday-Friday.
  • Week 16
    • Block C: Sawing in the wall for the elevator on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th floor. This means that we close the stairwell in block C for traffic from this weekend, and until the elevator is inserted. The stairs will function as an emergency exit if needed, but it can not be used as an entrance.
    • Block A: Excavation outside stairwell, and staircase with ramp will be removed. The stairs will function as an emergency exit if needed, but it can not be used as an entrance.
  • Week 15/16: (There will be no sawing on Monday 12.4. and Tuesday 13.4.) Sawing will take place on block C from Wednesday 14.4., and on block A in week 16. The work consists of sawing out openings for lifts in the concrete walls on stairwell of blocks A and C, and will take place between 7 a.m. and 3.30 p.m.

March 2021

  • NEW start date: 23. - 25.3 - Demolition of the remaining Leca glare (blue part of the facade).
  • 22. - 28.3 - Work to complete the excavation around blocks A and B.
  • 15. - 26.3 - Digging and drainage around building A. Removal of additional stairs in building A. Carpentry at buildings C and D.
  • 1.-3.3 - Saw off stairs on buildings C and D. The stairs is not beeing removed, but sawn off from the wall. The use of the stairs is not affected after sawing. During sawing, the entrances are closed.

February 2021

  • 26.-27.2 - Saw off stairs on building A. The stairs is not beeing removed, but sawn loose from the wall. The use of the stairs is not affected after sawing. During sawing, the entrance is closed.
  • 26.2-7.3 - Defrosting for excavation of drainage and excavation work building A and building B east side (facing Nordstrandveien)
  • 22.-26.2 - Concrete sawing. Removal of steps and HC ramp on building A and building B (NB! Heating cables in the stairs are disconnected during the working period.)
  • 22.2-7.3 - Dismantling of external concrete walls on all secondary stairs on buildings A, B, C and D.
  • 22.-26.2 - Scaffolding is installed on the north side of building B and building D.
  • 22.-26.2 - Filling drainage west side of building A and building B.
  • 17.2. Demolish / dismantle Leca glare (blue part of the facade) by block A / B western facades, from 17.2. at 7 a.m. till 18.2. at 12 noon. There will be some noise during this period, but we strive to make it as gentle as possible.
  • 16.2. - Demolish / dismantle Leca glare (blue part of the facade) by block C / D eastern facades, from 16.2 at 1 p.m. till 17.2 at 8 p.m. There will be some noise during this period, but we strive to make it as gentle as possible.
  • 16.2. - Filling the ditch by block B (side facing towards the playground).
  • 15.2. - Remove the leca glare (blue part of the facade) on the front of blocks A and B (side facing Nordstrandveien). The work will take place on Monday 15.2 and Tuesday 16.2. between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.
  • 15.2. - Install scaffolding by block C and D, on the side facing the harbor. This will mean traffic in lifts and scaffolds outside the windows, and we recommend that everyone keep the curtains closed.
  • 12.2. - Remove railings in front of the windows at the front of blocks A and B (side facing Nordstrandveien). The work will take place on Friday 12.2 and Saturday 13.2 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.
  • 9.2. - Start excavation by block A, on the side facing inwards
  • 8.2. - Start demolition of facade on block C and D, on the side facing the harbor. This will mean traffic in lifts outside the windows, and we recommend that everyone keep the curtains closed. In addition, the facade of the stairwell to blocks A and C (towards the car park) will be demolished.

January 2021

  • 27.1 - Start of excavation work by block B (back lawn area, around playground). Also some excavation work a few other places around the building to control heights. 
  • 26.1 - Start rigging construction fences by block B
  • 15.1 - Garbage room is closed down. Please use the garbage containers near the A entrance. Remember to recycle!

December 2020

  • 14.12 - Start of preparatory works

Upgrading Flatvold

Here you can read more about the extensive upgrade we are doing at Flatvold student home.

We hope that the building process cause as little inconvenience as possible for our tenants. The works will be carried out during daytime, so you will not be disturbed in the evenings and nights.

Norconsult
Facades towards south and East after renovation, click to open in lightbox
Norconsult
Facades towards east and west after renovation, click to open in lightbox
Map of Flatvold area. Entrances and escape routes, click to open in lightbox
Illustration in English
Map of Flatvold area. Entrances and escape routes, click to open in lightbox