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Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 06-19-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 174,313
Posted By Semass
Re: North-South Rail Link

To me, the study also demonstrates the importance of transitioning to electric powered vehicles on the the Providence, Fairmount, and Stoughton line immediately. By the time they even get to the...
Forum: Development Projects 06-12-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 4,256
Views: 819,128
Posted By Semass
Re: 115 Winthrop Square | Financial District

This morning's delivery. Large steel pipes. They look like those seen in other foundations.
Forum: Development Projects 06-11-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4,256
Views: 819,128
Posted By Semass
Re: 115 Winthrop Square | Financial District

Devonshire Street closed. Two excavators and slurry wall rig on site today.
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 06-08-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 174,313
Posted By Semass
Re: North-South Rail Link

I don't think you understand how bond bills work. The bill simply sets out a series of things that the state may legally spend money on. The bill itself has no value. The earmarks are worth precisely...
Forum: Development Projects 05-30-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 4,256
Views: 819,128
Posted By Semass
Re: 115 Winthrop Square | Financial District

Back to the 115 Winthrop Sq. Project, the signs around the site are all now Suffolk Construction branded.
Forum: Development Projects 05-29-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 4,256
Views: 819,128
Posted By Semass
Re: 115 Winthrop Square | Financial District

A good power washing would do wonders for this building.
Forum: Development Projects 05-29-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2,758
Views: 653,352
Posted By Semass
Re: The Hub on Causeway (née TD Garden Towers) | 80 Causeway Street | West End

Crane jump coming soon. They were unloading the sections today.
Forum: General 05-23-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 4,515
Views: 506,116
Posted By Semass
Re: Open Thread

Lipstick on a pig alert:
They seem to be doing a lot of work on the exterior 1st floor of 1 Beacon. Cladding on the "pillars" being removed and entrance "roof" demo'd
Forum: Development Projects 05-16-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 181,369
Posted By Semass
Re: Longfellow Place (née Garden Garage Towers) | 35 Lomasney Way | West End

Demo on the top level is quite active now. Lots of concrete coming down.
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 05-11-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 10,201
Posted By Semass
Re: TransitMatters Regional Rail Plan

I recall from prior threads:
That the vehicle is smallest part of the cost. What is is more important is to add more juice to the existing wire. Although the PVD line has catenary it needs a whole...
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 05-10-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 10,201
Posted By Semass
Re: TransitMatters Regional Rail Plan

I believe that it calls for a plan that has as the planned implementation date of 2022. That is to say, "what would it take to make this happen in 2022". it is not a funded program and it still needs...
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 05-09-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 10,201
Posted By Semass
Re: TransitMatters Regional Rail Plan

T to regional rail activists: go screw

From Winchester/Newton Presentation:
In early 2017, the MBTA decided that the three Newton Commuter Rail Stations should be evaluated together, given the...
Forum: Development Projects 05-04-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 4,256
Views: 819,128
Posted By Semass
Re: 115 Winthrop Square | Financial District

Well that didn't take long. Crews in yellow vests all over the site this morning. Geotech rigs were there much of last week.
Forum: Development Projects 04-26-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1,644
Views: 375,375
Posted By Semass
Re: South Station Tower

Extension of air rights is on the agenda for the MBTA board on Monday:
https://mbta.com/events/2018-04-30/fiscal-management-control-board-meeting
Forum: Development Projects 04-24-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 266,283
Posted By Semass
Re: Encore Boston Harbor Casino | Everett

If you were involved in creating SteelStacks then I applaud you sir. This is such a cool use of those structures. In another world, Everett would have been an ideal location for an "industrial" theme...
Forum: Development Projects 04-10-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 72,568
Posted By Semass
Re: Quincy Center Redevelopment

That is unfortuate. There are some neat brick rowhouse type buildings there and Fat Cat is an institution.
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 02-28-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 10,201
Posted By Semass
Re: 2/28/18: Thank You TransitMatters for a Bold and Practical Vision

I also liked the report.
In the vein of organization before electronics, I would strongly encourage MassDOT to fully re-brand the service sooner rather than later. As noted in the report, the...
Forum: Development Projects 05-31-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 933
Views: 141,202
Posted By Semass
Re: City Hall - Redevelopment - Preservation - Relocation

I would really like to see it demolished while some of those who designed it are still alive, so they can die in shame as sad, bitter, broken, failures, knowing that their proudest creation is...
Forum: Development Projects 05-30-2017, 09:45 AM
Replies: 3,480
Views: 955,249
Posted By Semass
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

The CIP angles are cool. Have we seen that on any of the recent projects of similar construction?
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 05-24-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 24,525
Posted By Semass
Re: Amtrak / Regional Rail Discussion Thread

We have a plan and the plan is a fine one. 8 round trips daily to New Haven on the inland route. Appx. two hours to Springfield. Any further discussion of HSR here is silly. Reliability, frequency...
Forum: Development Projects 05-23-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 58,601
Posted By Semass
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 05-19-2017, 08:29 AM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 174,313
Posted By Semass
Re: North-South Rail Link

See that movie A Civil Affair with John Travolta. That is the site.
Forum: Development Projects 05-17-2017, 10:55 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 33,394
Posted By Semass
Forum: Development Projects 05-12-2017, 08:17 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 76,821
Posted By Semass
Re: Malden + Melrose

Malden city hall demolition

Housing and Economic Development Secretary Jay Ash gives remarks at celebration of demolition of Malden's existing Pleasant Street City Hall complex to make way for...
Forum: Development Projects 05-12-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3,480
Views: 955,249
Posted By Semass
Re: Four Seasons Tower @ CSC | 1 Dalton Street | Back Bay

http://www.bostonherald.com/entertainment/inside_track/2017/05/living_it_up_four_seasons_party_previews_luxe_condos
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