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Final phase of roofing

The final phase of roofing, putting on the roof tiles, is underway. Crews are quickly working to secure all of the red slate-like roof before a rain storm moves in on Saturday. Roofers completed an entire section of roofing on … Continue reading

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Preparing for roofing install

With the delivery of crates of roofing tiles, workers are in the final stages of preparing to install the final layer of materials on the roof. Last week workers installed orange netting around the perimeter of the roof where tile … Continue reading

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Forum skylight glass installed

Workers install the glass on the roof of the building over the main skylight. This area had been left open to allow for cranes to lower large pieces of equipment (including the media wall back on July 18) and building … Continue reading

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More roof equipment and vapor barriers

A hydraulic crane with a jib (the yellow portion at the top of the crane’s arm) were on site today lifting more materials to the roof. With only a few areas of yellow gypsum sheathing still exposed, crews putting up the … Continue reading

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Roofing getting second layer of material

With the install of the sheet metal on the roof structures complete, crews are now working to install a layer of plywood. Eventually the visible roof will be tile.

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Pouring concrete on the fourth floor (roof)

Pouring concrete on the fourth floor (the roof). Starting at 8:00 AM the pour took all day with some of the finishers working until after 6 PM. Like the other floor pours, once a pour is started the concrete is … Continue reading

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Prepping for roof concrete pour

The final preparations for the large concrete pour on the roof. With inspections completed, several hundred cubic yards of concrete are scheduled to be pumped to the roof tomorrow (June 21) where crews will work the concrete into the necessary … Continue reading

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Panoramic of the roof area

The top of the building will house a variety of mechanical equipment including air conditioning. These systems are large and not as elegant as the rest of the building’s exterior so a facade will hide the units.

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