Day #27 Opening ceremony

Day #27 Opening ceremony

Final day is here, and the official opening starts at 2pm!! We crawled early out of bed for the last time in an attempt to…

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Building: Day #26

Building: Day #26

Last full day of building. We again started at the break of dawn to make the most of the daylight hours, as working at night…

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Building: Day #25

Building: Day #25

Today we had our breakfast before sunrise and started work in the first glimpses of daylight. The work remaining: Fastening the remaining horisontal backing studs…

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Building: Day #24

Building: Day #24

The remaining steel tubes were set in place to complete the truss frame. This really underlines our course outline “scarcity and creativity”. Fascinating to watch…

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Building: Day #23

Building: Day #23

The steel work begins. Everyone who was not part of the “steel team” had to continue with work to the far end of the building….

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Building: Day #22

Building: Day #22

Jose, the welder arrived bright and early this day. The parts for the top of the steel columns were assembled together. With an angle blade…

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Building: Day#21

Building: Day#21

The work on the front stairs continues and is proceeding step by step… Taavi and Eirik started working on the slope in the back of…

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Building: Day #20

Building: Day #20

We started to prepare the membranes and the 6 mm steel edge cables. Cutting and labelling of the steel cables. More of the canopy details…

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Building: Day #18

Building: Day #18

Old doors and windows from the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake had been kept aside for us from our last visit to Pumanque. These were…

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Building: Day #17

Building: Day #17

This was the day we received the delivery of pre-cut metal fittings for the canopy details. Fine adjustment of these pieces had to be done…

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