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Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 06-05-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 104
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Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

Has this process ever been attempted before? Pre-existing building to micropile to the bedrock?
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 01-09-2018, 11:07 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

There suing to pretend they are not at fault and trying to create that there are more groups at fault besides the developer. But seriously in the end Millennium Partners is responsible for building...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 11-07-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

Here is the question for all you lawyer gurus.

If this building collapses and kills a 100 innocent pedestrians who is at fault?
A. The developer (complied with all city regulations)
B. The city...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 11-07-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

This is very bad---This tower needs to be deemed unsafe.

Not sure what millennium partners or the city was thinking concerning not drilling into the Bedrock the Millennium partners might want to...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 07-24-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

Sounds like being in a deathtrap if an earthquake happens.

Why doesn't most developments of this magnitude require the developer to hit bedrock for the foundations?
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 05-09-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

You can't win them all JOE.
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 11-29-2016, 08:08 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

^^^^

Wonder if they can even stop this at this point? Wonder if they built this Skyscraper on a SINKHOLE.
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 11-03-2016, 03:24 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

^^^

The only reason I said I'm assuming this needs to be knocked down is because when groups start accusing each other of fraud instead of addressing the issue I feel like there might not be hope...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 11-03-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

MP seems to be a private company---- Most likely they would probably take the company into bankruptcy:

I'm not sure how deep their pockets are to take this type of hit.
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 11-03-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

I'm assuming this building needs to be knocked down.

Has there ever been a development of this magnitude that would have to be knocked down? (Any other case studies)
I'm thinking they take a...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 09-24-2016, 08:22 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

No matter how Millennium spins this---The blame game is on.

Millennium is definitely responsible at some point---They are the developers of the site and should have hired compement people to...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 09-14-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

^^^^^
The right thing to do is TEAR This down and rebuild it before somebody dies.

Insurance companies will try to find a loop hole out of this mess.
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 08-03-2016, 07:25 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

This would be the smart thing to do.
Rally up the tenants and say we will do what we need to do to make sure this building is settled.
Just FIX the entire development and be accountable now.
...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 08-02-2016, 03:43 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

http://sf.curbed.com/2016/8/1/12341914/millennium-tower-sinking

Could they have built this on a SINK HOLE? ...
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 08-02-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
Re: San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

What about the Backbay in Boston:
PRU and Hancock must have sunk a certain amount over the last 50 years.
I'm curious if they have been taken measurements.
Forum: General Architecture & Urban Planning 08-02-2016, 08:23 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,551
Posted By TheRifleman
San Francisco high-rise sinking, tilting

Anybody see this in Yahoo today?

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2016/08/01/swanky-san-francisco-high-rise-sinking-tilting.html

"The 58-story Millennium Tower, located at 301 Mission Street just...
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