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Aug 16, 2018 Update

Mitchell Engineering will begin Side Sewer Utility work for the Oceanwide Center development starting on August 20 until September 14. The work is located on Mission Street from First Street to Ecker Street, mostly focusing on the Southbound side and will gravitate towards the centerline of the street as manhole construction begins. High impact noise is […]

Jul 23, 2018 Update

Thank you for your patience as Oceanwide continues its drilling work while moving onto the next phase of construction.  This week, Oceanwide will begin mobilizing for excavation. Excavation is scheduled to begin in early August. During this phase, we will continue operating 24-hours a day. The noise level will remain as it has been over […]

A special update from Oceanwide Center

In the wake of recent news reports suggesting minor building movement at 25 Jessie Street, Oceanwide and its contractors wanted to reassure our neighbors that safety is our number one priority. Oceanwide has worked closely with the San Francisco Department of Building Inspection (DBI) and the top engineering experts in the world to ensure neighboring […]

May 4, 2018 Update

Oceanwide’s contractors will continue drilling on the First Street site. This work is permitted 24-hours a day. Please note that the activity level won’t change much from last week, and we don’t expect significant change over the next two weeks.   Should you have any questions or concerns, please call the 24-Hour hotline at (415) […]

Mar 19, 2018 Update

Oceanwide’s contractors will resume drilling next week on the Southeastern portion of the site. This work is permitted 24-hours a day. To mitigate the impact to our neighbors, the installation of the sound barrier between the job site and One Ecker will be completed this week. The installation of the net protection over Ecker between Jessie […]

Mar 12, 2018 Update

Neighbors should expect to see a downturn in construction activity on the 1st Street site over the next 7-10 days. While Oceanwide’s contractors will continue to be permitted to work 24 hours a day, the level of activity will be reduced significantly compared to the last several weeks. Towards the end of March, activity will […]

Feb 22, 2018 Update

Beginning this weekend and continuing next weekend, (2/24-2/25, 3/3-3/4), we will be installing overhead pedestrian and vehicular protection on Ecker between Jessie and Mission Street next to the work site. This will require the full closure of Ecker to vehicular traffic for both weekends from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm. Ecker will continue to remain […]

Feb 16, 2018 Update

The construction site will be closed down this weekend, including Monday, for Presidents’ Day. The installation of our deep foundation will continue to be a 24-hour a day operation as the type of foundation that is being installed requires that rebar and concrete be set immediately after these shafts are drilled down to bedrock. This […]

Feb 1, 2018 Update

The installation of our deep foundations will continue to be a 24-hour a day operation as the type of foundation that is being installed requires that rebar and concrete be set immediately after these shafts are drilled down to bedrock. This work will be most noticeable at various times over the next 6 weeks when […]

Jan 22, 2018 Update

Oceanwide’s contractors will continue drilled pile work at the 1st Street site. This will continue to be a 24 hour a day operation as the type of foundation that is being installed requires that rebar and concrete be set immediately after these shafts are drilled down to bedrock. We will continue our best efforts to limit the impacts of this work […]