April 4, 2002 This series of photosdepict the recent mammoth pour. Our construction team poured 112 tonsof concrete, which came to about 58 cubic yards delivered in 6 trucks.Remember this shot from the posting on March 26? This is the secondfloor of Unit 6 and 7 of the East Crescent showing the rebar cage before the pour.[Photo: David Tollas &text: Sue Anaya] On the morning of thepour construction manager Spencer Marrese-Atom is talkingthrough the expected chain of events with his crew in the classroom.[Photo: Ray Lam & text: SA] The first concretetruck is pulling up to the boom pump. [Photo & text: SA] Volunteer AndyBradshaw is stuffing a test cylinder with a sample from the first batchof concrete. The tubes are sent to a lab for compression strength.[Photo & text: SA] Workshopper SorenManillen is wetting down the forms before the pour. [Photo & text: SA] The pour starts atthe southwest corner of unit 6. [Photo: RL & text: SA] Constructionsupervisor Ray Shong is guiding the vibrating screed while Scott Reillyis smoothing out the surface with a giant bullfloat. [Photo: RL & text:SA] The pour in progress.[Photo: RL & text: SA] A view from the 3rdfloor of the 5th unit of the progress of the pour. [Photo: RL & text:SA] Our welding man RonChandler is guiding the pump hose. [Photo: Nadia Begin & text: SA] A view from thesky-suite onto the almost completed pour. [Photo: Nadia Begin & text:SA] With the pourcomplete there is still a lot of detail work to be done. [Photo & text:SA] Volunteer JunkoKobayashi is doing some of the edgework. Junko has gone back to Japan.[Photo & text: SA] Monster pourcomplete.
08May Rep. Frederick invites residents to May office hours No appointments are necessary to attend office hours. Those who are unable to attend, but would still like to speak with the representative, may contact his Lansing office at (517) 373-0841 or BenFrederick@house.mi.gov.### State Rep. Ben Frederick of Owosso will hold local office hours for the month of May.“Office hours present an opportunity for residents to meet with me and ask questions, offer ideas or share thoughts regarding state government,” Frederick said.The representative will be available at the following times and locations:Monday, May 14Shiawassee County: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Owosso City Hall, 301 W. Main St. in Owosso; andSaginaw County: 3 to 4:30 p.m. at Marion Township Hall, 10925 S. Merrill Road in Brant. Categories: Frederick News