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Capital Quarter Residential Tower

PostThu Jun 04, 2020 3:46 pm

I'm surprised this hasn't got it's own thread - well it has now! They have remained busy all through this pandemic and are at ground level so presumably vertical progress is imminent!

here's a catch up to where we are...
https://www.winvic.co.uk/live/capital-quarter-tyndall-st-cardiff/

and this is what they are building
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24 Storey - 76m (250ft) Apartment Tower
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Re: Capital Quarter Residential Tower

PostThu Jun 04, 2020 4:13 pm

I hope it ends up looking close to that, please let it be better than Zenith !
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Re: Capital Quarter Residential Tower

PostThu Jun 04, 2020 4:31 pm

Yes, we have been burnt on three buldings with supposed copper cladding, Charles street tower was red, Zenith was brown/black and Howard Gardens is yellow.
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Re: Capital Quarter Residential Tower

PostThu Jun 04, 2020 4:39 pm

I'm wondering when a tower crane will be constructed for this development - it looks like it's due immediately? No visible crane base though. I remember the pellet st, student accom. (the majestic award winning Liberty Bridge!! :lol: ) being constructed without a tower crane - or maybe that was because it didn't want to attract to much attention! :) I guess we'll know pretty soon as it's itching to grow horizontally.
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Re: Capital Quarter Residential Tower

PostSun Jun 14, 2020 10:33 pm

This from friday - will this be built without tower crane? Surely now is when one is normally up and running

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Re: Capital Quarter Residential Tower

PostSat Jun 20, 2020 1:34 am

Progress continues - if slowly! I remember when no.1 capital quarter was constructed, it took forever! sometimes only a handful of workers on site, but they got there in the end. This building under construction which is perhaps the flagship of the cap qtr development seems to be following in that tradition :lol:

They have a great webcam so you can follow progress here

https://www.winvic.co.uk/live/capital-quarter-tyndall-st-cardiff/
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