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« Reply #135 on: August 04, 2020, 10:41:50 pm »

It should be open by next spring I’d have thought.  I wouldn’t expect there to be any great need for it at the moment, with conferences not happening, hardly anyone staying in the hotels, empty offices and a football ground not allowing spectators.
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« Reply #136 on: August 10, 2020, 05:58:15 pm »

Latest views of the station site today.




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« Reply #137 on: August 10, 2020, 06:46:33 pm »

Well, I can see why it's going to be delayed. They've done all the planting but those piles won't grow in this weather, and unless they water them they will just wither and die.
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« Reply #138 on: September 20, 2020, 01:15:55 pm »

First visit to the site for 6 months today. Some progress made - but the buddleia is growing faster...
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« Reply #139 on: September 20, 2020, 01:31:15 pm »

I had to cut a few bits back to get my photos!  Probably encouraged it to sprout more!
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« Reply #140 on: September 20, 2020, 06:13:15 pm »

Presumably those rebar panels will form an accurate height flat slab above each set of piles, and then some prefabricated standard platform sections will arrive and be craned into place?

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« Reply #141 on: September 20, 2020, 06:35:00 pm »

Presumably those rebar panels will form an accurate height flat slab above each set of piles, and then some prefabricated standard platform sections will arrive and be craned into place?

And probably quite quickly.
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