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K2 Condos | 21 fl | U/C
#16
Article on St Sophia-developer negotiations (or lack thereof):

http://www.therecord.com/news-story/5158...oo/Article
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#17
Looks like they've started construction. Huge line of cement trucks along King St today, all for this site.
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#18
I was past there yesterday and noted the hole to be completely excavated and the wooden barracades/foundation/shoring to all be in place. It is quite a large hole.
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#19
Are both phases being done at once?
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#20
I was on the 7am bus at Conestoga to the Maple Syrup Festival, and my 7C took me by the start of their pour, before 6:30am. Around 5 or 6, they were still pouring, had three vehicles with conveyors to deposit cement in the hole, being filled by four cement trucks, with a peak line going back to Ethel's and at least 17 more cement trucks in the line, so 21 trucks at one time at least.
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#21
(03-28-2015, 10:41 PM)Spokes Wrote: Are both phases being done at once?

I wasn't aware of any phasing being proposed for K2, so I assume it's being built in one shot.
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#22
   
This was a massive concrete pour, and all there is to show for it is a relatively small area which looks like a house foundation slab. I'm guessing that in this case appearances are misguiding and that the "slab" is actually a deep foundation several feet deep, but I'm no engineer so perhaps someone who knows more about these things can comment.
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#23
The underground levels always take so much longer to complete. And subsequently, always toy with us a little while longer haha.
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#24
Often, the foundations slabs are quite thick for tall buildings. I recall hearing that the slab for some of the buildings on Lester Street could be in the 10' to 20'+ thick range.
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#25
Tower crane is up.
Everyone move to the back of the bus and we all get home faster.
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#26
May 15, 2015

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#27
This one is up at grade now! One bit of a concrete stairwell has been built for the ground floor
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#28
October 15, 2015
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Everyone move to the back of the bus and we all get home faster.
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#29
Windows starting to go in:
   
Everyone move to the back of the bus and we all get home faster.
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#30
   
   
Everyone move to the back of the bus and we all get home faster.
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