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UBC Walls summer 2010

Posted by admin on October 27th, 2010 under Amphitheatre Walls @ UBC Tags: , ,  •  Comments Off

Here are a few pics from the UBC walls this summer with more to come next spring. These curved rammed earth walls are quite immense, although they look small when we pull way back to fit both walls in the picture. A nice shot showing the curvature of the walls with the fountain in front [...]

Amphitheatre walls @ UBC – Building Wall 2

Posted by admin on December 17th, 2009 under Amphitheatre Walls @ UBC Tags: , , , , ,  •  Comments Off

We are now onto building the second rammed earth wall in the UBC botanical garden. This wall is 55 feet long, curved and fades into the grade. Thanks to Katie who works at the garden for providing a few of the pictures scattered through our posts on the amphitheatre. The footing for wall 2 is [...]