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The Shops | ?m | 3fl | U/C
03-21-2016, 12:02 PM
Last time I was through there, a couple weeks ago, it was still a pit, with nothing much to see inside.
03-21-2016, 01:16 PM
Foundations and underground parking being built now...
03-23-2016, 07:53 PM
Everyone move to the back of the bus and we all get home faster.
03-25-2016, 12:33 AM
Awesome! Thanks for the photo, great to see that this is underway.
03-28-2016, 11:59 PM
There are a couple of updated renders here: http://www.cushwakewr.com/property/85-wi...rloo-301-0
04-27-2016, 01:36 PM
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04-27-2016, 10:48 PM
Can someone explain what's happening here and why? (Is the rest of the building going to be wood-framed?)
04-27-2016, 11:01 PM
04-28-2016, 08:16 AM
Markster (or another mod), maybe this thread title should now actually say "under construction" instead of "proposed"?
04-28-2016, 09:02 AM
04-28-2016, 12:38 PM
(04-27-2016, 11:01 PM)Markster Wrote:(04-27-2016, 10:48 PM)mpd618 Wrote: Can someone explain what's happening here and why? (Is the rest of the building going to be wood-framed?)
Judging from the doorways on different sides, I think it's a fire escape. It's too big to be an elevator core for a three storey commercial building. You could fit four elevator shafts in it.
04-28-2016, 01:10 PM
(04-28-2016, 12:38 PM)isUsername Wrote: Judging from the doorways on different sides, I think it's a fire escape. It's too big to be an elevator core for a three storey commercial building. You could fit four elevator shafts in it.
That too. When I say "elevator core", I mean a concrete column to house elevators and stairwells.
But.... the access holes and overall size certainly do make me doubt whether the one in question contains an elevator.
05-03-2016, 08:12 AM
I was in the area of this last night and I saw openings suitable for elevators on the side facing Willis Way. It looks like 2 shafts. I think the openings we see in the photos are just for stairs. I assume they need 2 sets of stairs for fire safety?
06-15-2016, 03:28 PM
Could a local grab us some construction update photos here?
06-15-2016, 04:43 PM
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