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5
Sep

LIV Apartments – Construction Update – August

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The month of August brought advances to several areas of construction at the LIV Apartments in Bellevue.  Framing across the site continues upward as crews race to beat the oncoming fall weather. The North Building, the largest of the buildings, framing reached to level five of eight.  Construction speed was increased on the project by […]

1
Sep

TDX Renovation – August Update

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The renovation of Theta Delta Chi at the University of Washington is well underway as work continues on the roof and portico of this historic building.  The rotten wood shown in the previous post has been removed and new framing and decking serve as a solid base for the waterproofing to soon be installed. Demolition […]

26
Aug

LIV Apartments – Aerial Photos – August

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Since the previous LIV Apartments aerial update last month, the progress on the three phase 1 buildings has continued, and construction broke ground on the East building.  The second phase of the project will include 99 residential units, several large amenity spaces, and two large roof decks. Elsewhere on site progress continues at a fever […]

13
Aug

Alaskan Copper Works – Early August Construction Update

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Adding to our industrial work portfolio, our ongoing project with local manufacturer Alaskan Copper Works exhibits a construction type not often undertaken in this office.  We at Grouparchitect welcome the opportunity to work on various project and construction types, and administering the construction of this addition onto an existing factory in SODO has been exciting. […]

5
Aug

LIV Apartments – Construction Update – July

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Construction progress at the LIV Apartments job site has made substantial progress during the month of July, including the groundbreaking of the second phase of the project. The South building continues framing up to level 7 and will soon start the 8th floor wood framing.  Metal decks and exterior work continues the efforts towards topping […]

4
Aug

Clyde Hill – Construction Update – July

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The efforts for completing the Clyde Hill Residence renovation have shifted to the interior during the month of July as painting, staining, and finishing details are completed. The light finish of the cabinetry, along with the white paint and abundance of windows throughout the house keeps the home bright and cheerful during all hours of the […]

1
Aug

TDX Renovation work begins

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Construction is now underway on the renovation of Theta Delta Chi at the University of Washington. Work is beginning on the portico deck. Improvements to this portion of the building will include rot and damage repair, repairing of the columns & capitals, railing repair, a new waterproof deck, and improved access to the deck. Additional […]

25
Jul

LIV Apartments – Aerial Photos – July

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The LIV Apartments progress continues into July as framing has started on the north building’s level 3 and framing has progressed to level 7 of the south building.  Panels and other materials have begun to be staged on the top post tensioned level of the north building as framing on level 4 will soon begin.Covered […]

7
Jul

LIV Apartments – Construction Update – June 2014

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The month of June brought many advances to the LIV Apartments job site.  The most notable progress coming as the south building wood framing commenced.  With the previous experience of framing the west building the crews have picked up the pace and are moving very quickly with installing the panelized framing sections.Wood framing for the […]

27
Jun

Clyde Hill – Construction Update – June

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The Clyde Hill Residence finishes and interiors are starting to define the large open living, dining, and kitchen spaces as casework and custom cabinetry have been installed.  Additionally bamboo plank flooring has been installed throughout the main level of the house and has been covered to protect it during the remainder of construction. The fireplace […]

26
Jun

LIV Apartments – Aerial Photos – June 2014

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The latest aerial images of the LIV Apartments show the accelerated pace at which the wood framing is being constructed.  The west building framing is complete and work has begun on the south building as progress with framing starts to spread across the site as the structural concrete work is completed for the first phase […]

24
Jun

Laurelhurst Residence – Construction Update

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The Laurelhurst wine room has quickly progressed into the construction in the recent weeks since the client approved the design and engaged their contractor. An interesting challenge with this renovation, as in many others, is the owner will maintain occupancy in the house while the work it being done.  Special care is taken to reduce […]

2
Jun

LIV Apartments – Construction Update – May 2014

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During May, new heights were reached at the site of the ongoing LIV Apartments.  The most visual of the progress made in May is the west building.  Framing continued and reached level 5 of the 6 level building. Adjacent to the west building, the south building has also entered the framing stage.  Work has started […]

2
Jun

Clyde Hill – Construction Update – May

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May was a great month at the Clyde Hill Residence job site.  The contractors have completed the installation of exterior wood siding, cement board panels, and trim giving the exterior of the home a completely new design aesthetic.  The clear finished wood siding emphasizes the horizontality of the home and provides a material connection to […]

29
May

LIV Apartments – Aerial Views – May 2014

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The latest aerial images of the LIV Apartments have arrived and progress continues onward and upward. The post tensioned concrete floors of the south building have defined the buildings’ footprint, and the relationship of the South and West buildings can start to be seen. At the West building, Wood framing at is nearing completion and […]

13
May

LIV Apartments – Aerial Views – April 2014

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We recently got our hands on these images and are excited to share another point of view of the ongoing LIV Apartments. Monthly photos of the jobsite are shot from an airplane from 2 angles to show construction progress from different points of view. The South and North buildings remain active with ongoing concrete formwork […]

2
May

LIV Apartments – Construction Update – Apr. 2014

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Progress at the LIV Apartments has hit light speed in the month of April.  Wood framing has started to be erected at the west building while progress continues on concrete pours in other areas of the site. The east side of the site is still in the thick of concrete work as several levels are […]

1
May

Clyde Hill – Construction Update – Late Apr. 2014

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Progress on the Clyde Hill Residence progressed into late April with a push on exterior elements including finishing the windows and doors, and completing the shingled roof.  The exterior of the home has also been wrapped with building felt in preparation for cement board and cedar strip siding. The redesigned entry now has windows and […]

11
Apr

LIV Apartments Site Tour

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This Friday some of the office ventured out to the construction site of our largest ongoing multi-family residential project – the LIV Apartments. We were there to observe ongoing wood framing, progress with the post tensioned concrete pours, and to generally become familiar with the project by touring the site. LIV Apartments is situated half […]

31
Mar

LIV Apartments – Construction Update – Late Mar. 2014

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Progress moved towards foundation walls nearing the end of March after pouring and curing slabs previously shown.  In the right of the picture is a cured slab and columns, and on the left is form work, reinforcing, and post tension cables ready for concrete to be poured.  progress will continue vertically as each level is poured […]