The concrete was poured for the top section of the north and west walls today; the east and south walls should be poured in a few days, weather permitting. At this point, the goal is to get the roof on within the next couple of weeks so that the inside work can proceed when winter arrives.
|The concrete pump arrived early this morning. |
Farwell was closed to traffic, but crowded with parked vehicles
since there was such a large crew on the job today.
|Awaiting the arrival of the first cement truck.|
|The cement truck arrives, and the crane is raised|
to prepare to pump concrete into the walls.
|At the south end of the site, |
a section of floor was also poured.
|Bringing lumber up to the work area|
|The crane is very versatile in its ability to reach |
different areas of the worksite.
|Pouring the north wall.|
|Meanwhile, back at the south end.|
Finally, here is my favorite shot of the day.