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Old Posted Jun 4, 2017, 10:38 PM
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Britt Condo Reclad

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So a bit faster than I was expecting.

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Old Posted Jul 16, 2017, 5:30 PM
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Old Posted Jul 22, 2017, 4:30 AM
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Black panels on Fenwick tower in Halifax:



Not strictly reclad related but the building has some nice views.


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Old Posted Aug 3, 2017, 5:31 PM
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Old Posted Aug 3, 2017, 6:18 PM
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I'm really not liking that Edmonton reclad....I just have a certain liking for those kindof towers with their subdued browns and greys....just my tastes
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Old Posted Aug 12, 2017, 12:05 AM
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I've been in this building and it never ceases to disappoint me - it is simply spectacular.
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If Stade Olympique could be properly renovated (completely remove the roof IMO) to be a competent MLB or CFL stadium, it would be a great accomplishment in the quest for restoration and preservation of Modernist architecture.
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I've been in this building and it never ceases to disappoint me - it is simply spectacular.
Why would a spectacular building disappoint you?
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Old Posted Aug 12, 2017, 6:53 AM
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Why would a spectacular building disappoint you?
Apparently I did not type in the right word I should have - it never ceases amaze me? Brain fart.
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If Stade Olympique could be properly renovated (completely remove the roof IMO) to be a competent MLB or CFL stadium, it would be a great accomplishment in the quest for restoration and preservation of Modernist architecture.
It doesn't have to be a stadium in order to preserve it. It hasn't paid off in the last 50 years. It's time to move on.
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It doesn't have to be a stadium in order to preserve it. It hasn't paid off in the last 50 years. It's time to move on.
I'm aware its essentially a pipe dream, I'm just saying it would be nice.
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Old Posted Aug 20, 2017, 3:13 PM
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The original was nothing to look at but, the re-imagined reclad is a mess of ideas. Sorry, it looks like some 1990s PoMo type that should never ever be resurrected. Random elements that just don't fit together. (ex. the new convex glass addition to the front) Nice glass which does help from gagging.
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The original was nothing to look at but, the re-imagined reclad is a mess of ideas. Sorry, it looks like some 1990s PoMo type that should never ever be resurrected. Random elements that just don't fit together. (ex. the new convex glass addition to the front) Nice glass which does help from gagging.
It looks alright now but I don't think it's going to age very well. Way, way too convoluted
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