Monthly Archive:: September 2011

2040 Market Street in Philadelphia

The existing building at 2040 Market Street in Philadelphia, formerly the headquarters for the American Automobile Association (AAA), sat vacant through the “Great Recession” of 2008–2009, providing a
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City of Hamilton

The Hamilton Downtown Multi-Residential Property Investment Program (HDMRPIP) application for the redevelopment of 150 Main Street West was submitted by 150 Main West Holdings Inc. (Darko Vranich), the
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The Avalon West Chelsea Update

The Avalon West Chelsea has risen very quickly over the past month, though the project’s 30-story ‘tower’ is not yet obvious. The building is somewhat imposing when viewed from
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DECK STABILITY

The requirement for diagonal bracing when a deck is greater than 2 feet above grade is applicable to both free- standing decks and decks supported by a ledger. If the deck
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DECK FRAMING PLAN

A framing plan shows the layout of the primary Structural system. Examples of structural elements Include: joists, beams, ledger board, posts, footings, Stringers, treads, and the type, size, and spacing of
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World One in Mumbai

A Mumbai developer is about to start construction on what he claims will be the world’s tallest residential tower. If you are super rich, you can see what
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