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Interlock update: the decking arrived

By Ulrike Passe, 2009-10-04 14:48:25

Truck w/ decking lumber on Mall gravel path

....and the team is already busy installing it today!

Washington D.C. Video Blog, Day 2

By Eric Berkson, 2009-10-03 13:37:56


On the evening of the second day of construction Project Engineer Tim Lentz gives his daily update and spreads some rumors at the same time. Sadly there is no sequel to this video as was hinted to.

Washington D.C. Video Blog, Day 1

By Eric Berkson, 2009-10-02 12:30:28


At the end of day 1 the six modules of the Interlock have been moved into position and bolted together. In the second installment of our Washington D.C. video blog, Project Engineer Tim Lentz gives a tour of National Mall as seen from the roof of the Interlock House.

Interlock House on hooks

By Ulrike Passe, 2009-10-02 07:24:42

Module hanging on the crane

Here you can see the last module traveling through air!

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