sidewalk shed

sidewalk shed

A construction over a public sidewalk used to protect pedestrians from falling objects during the erection or repair of a building.
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Our goal is to come up with fresh ideas on how to create a thoughtful and more visually appealing sidewalk shed.
Tenders are invited for Sidewalk Shed Installation, Maintenance and Repair Services at 25th Street Pier Brooklyn Army Terminal Boiler Building, Bush Terminal Unit B and Various Sites throughout New York City RFP.
Anchor sidewalk shed deck parapets against displacement.
Municipal Arts Society comes down on sidewalk shed bill
The SCOUT inspectors will observe and report conditions, including: illegal dumping, street potholes, graffiti on buildings, missing traffic signs, dangling or down traffic signs, open fire hydrants, down newspaper boxes, property damage in parks and damage to bus shelters and sidewalk shed ads.
Three-dimensional site safety plans enable Department inspectors to take a virtual, step-by-step tour of how a new building or major renovation will be constructed, visualize its complexities and challenges and review critical safety measures--from the placement of the crane to the construction of the standpipe system to the installation of the sidewalk shed.
The Urban Umbrella, the first major design alternative to the sidewalk shed in over 50 years, will complement the architectural beauty of New York while increasing visibility and safety for pedestrians around buildings under construction or exterior renovation.
Her design, "My Urban Sky" was installed on a 92' 4" construction fence and a 91' sidewalk shed at the School of Social Work's 147,000-square foot building under construction.
DOB challenged designers from all over the world to reimagine the ubiquitous sidewalk shed.
An international competition--the "urbanSHED International Design Competition"--was held to challenge the design community to create a new standard of sidewalk shed.
The Houston Fence and Green Gate, Summer projects use construction infrastructure such as sidewalk shed scaffolding and construction fencing as canvasses for temporary art and architecture, engaging the public in their innovation and beauty.
As part of the new Safety Analysis & Field Inspection (SAFE) Scaffold and Sidewalk Shed Initiative, Building inspectors will be examining over 1,500 sites around the city to ensure scaffolds or sidewalk sheds are installed properly.