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The Breithaupt Block | 16 m | 4 fl | U/C
#31
What angle is this from?
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#32
(04-13-2015, 06:05 AM)Spokes Wrote: What angle is this from?

I think from McDonalds (ish). It took me a min bc Breithaupt St looks like a circular driveway for the building, and there's no room for that!
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#33
Is Breithaupt St going to remain open with the King Street Underpass is finished?
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#34
I believe so
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#35
(04-13-2015, 06:22 AM)Smore Wrote:
(04-13-2015, 06:05 AM)Spokes Wrote: What angle is this from?

I think from McDonalds (ish).  It took me a min bc Breithaupt St looks like a circular driveway for the building, and there's no room for that!

Yup, you're right.  I totally misremembered the massing of the addition for a second.
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#36
April 25, 2015

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#37
With the glazing now going up on the top floors, you can see the beginnings of the "creases" in the glass curtain wall. Should be interesting when it's all up.
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#38
Found a cool older picture from what looks like mid-renovations over at Ontario Heritage Trust, thought I'd share it:

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http://www.heritagetrust.on.ca/Programs/Doors-Open-Ontario/2013-Photo-contest-winners/Architecture.aspx
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#39
May 23, 2015

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#40
I really like that crease in the glass that you can see in the photo. It looks even better in real life.
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#41
The angle/crease in the glass is starting to look very good now that more of the glass has been installed.

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#42
July 6, 2015
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Everyone move to the back of the bus and we all get home faster.
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#43
The frame for the overhead passage between the "new" building and the rest of the complex is now in place.
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#44
Just realizing, they're getting this done just in time to be able to put the new Google logo on the building.
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#45
Looking good.  I like the two-tone dark brick with the glass.


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