Fine grading of infield in preparation for sod is underway. Lighting and speakers requiring scaffolding nearing completion. The Hayward Field renovation was a priority job because the University of Oregon was set to host events for the university's powerhouse track and … Crews are continuing with both excavation and concrete pours. They were leading up to this moment of bringing the entire world of track and field to Hayward Field, to Eugene, Oregon. The capacity has been increased more than double from 10,500 to nearly 25,000. Interior finishes on practice and concourse levels progressing well. The newly constructed field will host the 2021 Olympic Trials June 18–27, 2021 ahead of next year's Summer Olympics. Additionally, the 2021 World Championships have been delayed to July 15–24, 2022 as the 2022 World Championships at Hayward Field. Crews practicing social distancing, starting to paint interior of suites. There are 560 craft workers on the job site. Structural steel deliveries to begin in late March. Around 330 workers on the job site, working on electricity, concrete, and drywall. Crews installing seats making good progress. Traffic patterns off Franklin Boulevard expected to remain unchanged. Structural steel installation continues, with raker beams and steel bents. Paving of some of the west section of 15th Avenue has begun. Hayward Field Construction complete- University Officially takes Possession The new stadium is said to cost more than $200 million, all privately raised. In April the school unveiled renderings of a new, modern stadium that would take its place. Contact information, related policies, and complaint procedures are listed About 550 craftspeople on the job, counting day and swing shifts. Large cranes removed, making way for progress on infield. About 300 craftspeople working on job site. Work on east and west grandstands making good progress. P: 541-346-2120. accelerate@uoregon.edu. Work on infield is underway. on the statement of non-discrimination. This $200 million project was expected to be finished by spring of 2020, but that is no longer the case. Flaggers on are onsite. The new stadium even has some representation of Eaton. Lots of finishes in progress; cabinets, paint, carpet, tile in bathrooms. As Bill Bowerman said before the 1974 Hayward Renovation, “Oregon is wood and wood is Oregon.” Hoffman worked closely with our trade partner Western Archrib to … A small team will begin the inventory process, site preparation and some preliminary salvage work this week, but activity that will affect parking, as well as pedestrian and vehicle traffic in the area, will commence next week. 1505 Franklin Boulevard . Contact. Access to job site now shifted entirely to 15th Avenue and Agate Street intersection for duration of the project. Hayward Field was leveled in 2018 and is gone forever. He also said a piece of the Knight campus is funded by the state. Construction parking there will be moved from Rec Field 2 to an alternate parking area at Autzen Stadium with a shuttle. Hayward Field showcases Oregon history, culture, and forest products in its massive glulam canopy. There are 575 people on the jobsite, including 150 electricians. Track-surface nearing completion throughout facility. religion, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, Historic Hayward Field, longtime home of the Oregon Ducks Track and Field program, is currently under construction. Be sure to check out the full Talkin’ Ducks Podcast with host Jordan Kent and special guest GoDucks.com editor-in-chief Rob Moseley. The newly remodeled Hayward Field includes a nine-floor tower with individual floors honoring the Ducks' eight Olympic gold medalists, of which Otis Davis became the first by winning the 400 meters in Rome on Sept. 6, 1960. Large cranes to be removed from infield. During the closures, traffic will be routed along 15th Avenue, Moss Street and 17th Avenue. Concrete crews preparing for finish work under the stands. Finish work going well. More than 265 craftworkers on the job site. Once a few of the bents are erected the glue-laminated timbers will be installed on them to create the full hybrid support system for the roof. The University of Oregon has released updates to the reconstruction of Hayward Field that includes minor changes to the overall design. Work on foundation slated to start in September. prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, Concrete pours for tower continue, crews adding a level roughly every 10 days. Square track re-done and in service in southwest corner of project. Progress on 15th Avenue should be re-opening portions to pedestrian traffic soon, with landscaping to come later in fall. Painting, electrical and plumbing in progress. and gender expression in all programs, activities and employment practices as required by Water line replacement along the west side of Agate Street is underway between 17th Avenue and 18th Avenue. for Civil Rights. These beams support the upper-level seating. currently in construction. According to Schill, construction of Hayward Field and the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact are funded by donations. Crews will periodically close a two-block section of Agate Street to maximize safety during installation of steel work along the east side of Hayward Field. The University regularly updates information about Hayward Field construction and traffic on their website. Traffic, sidewalks and crosswalks will be affected in this area, and detours are clearly marked. Many crews are working six days a week. Installation of track surface underway on practice level. Hammer throw facility nearing completion, finished grading, with sod planned for coming days. In 2018, crews began construction on Hayward Field at the University of Oregon, a world-class facility for track and field. Lead donors are Nike co-founder Phil Knight and his wife, Penny. The asphalt base for the track is complete. Scaffolding going on east and west sides to install electrical, speakers and lighting. Drilling to start soon for foundation of tower. Critics of the new Hayward Field, funded by Nike founder Phil Knight and his wife, Penny, and 50 other donors, say the large facility overpowers the … Hayward Field at the University of Oregon. Demo is continuing until the end of the month. The crown of the Oregon Tower at the new Hayward Field was welded into place over the weekend. Title IX Coordinator, Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity, or to the Office Work on diagonal steel support pieces continuing. The original Hayward Field was built as a football stadium in 1919. Poles for hammer throw netting south of stadium complete. It was conceded to be inadequate for … To minimize impact on campus, work on 15th between Onyx and Agate will take place after finals in December. Construction Webcam. Installation of speakers and lighting started on west grandstand. Pre-cast concrete deliveries and installation expected to start soon. Traffic patterns off Franklin Boulevard expected to remain unchanged. The Hayward Classicwill return in 2021. Crews are slated to work between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. until mid-November. The field was scheduled to host the 2020 Pac-12 Championships and 2020 Olympic Trials, but both events were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Iconic.#GoDucks | @TheROYALlife21 @AshtonJEaton pic.twitter.com/J1suMTaTp7. Nearly a century in age, it has been the home of the university's track and field teams since 1921, and was the on-campus home of the varsity football team from 1919 through 1966. Who’s ready for a twilight meet?! Grading in progress in hammer throw area south of the stadium. The new Hayward Field under construction, November 24, 2019 (photos by me) Today’s edition of The Register-Guard featured two front-page articles about the billions of dollars invested in new construction on the University of Oregon campus during the past decade. Posted: Oct 8, 2019 7:45 AM. It has been used for track meets since 1921. Steel work in full swing, with work on diagonal support pieces continuing. Grading of infield in progress, in preparation for sod. EUGENE, Ore. -- The city of Eugene has approved a contractor's request to let crews at Hayward Field work until midnight. Work continuing on practice level, with 150 workers handling mechanical, electrical, drywall, plumbing and other aspects. Hayward Field construction work extends to midnight Night work has been approved by the city of Eugene. 05. Crews to hang mesh netting on poles around hammer throw area. The walk to Autzen Stadium is considered among the most beautiful parts of Eugene, but now it may have some competition. Hayward Field is a historic track and field stadium in the northwest United States, located on the campus of the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon. Preparing for structural steel in early April. Due to ongoing Hayward Field construction, there willnot be a Hayward Classic in 2020. Work progressing on practice level, with work in hydrotherapy areas and weight rooms taking shape. To see additional views, click on the "change scenes" icon on the top left (looks like a numbered list) and select from the options. On concourse level, metal framing underway, with plumbing work in restrooms and concessions. 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