Today construction poured some of the last walls of Phase V’s 1st floor with the rented formwork. While we will be returning most of it at the end of this month, we will continue using about 1/3 of it to complete the first floor over the course of the next month or two. Here resident Ray Shong helps guide the crane bucket into place.[Photos and text by Ivan Fritz]
Victor Arcos pushes on the lever that allows the concrete to pour from the bucket.
Tasuku Matsuyama and Takashige Koga help the concrete pour from the cement truck into the crane bucket.