Milestone: Cast-In Place Concrete Topped Out by the end of the Month with approximately 4500 Cubic Yards of Concrete Poured for the Project to date.

For Reference:

  • 1 Cubic Yard = ~4050 LBS
  • 4050LBS x 4500 CY = 18,225,000 LBS of concrete for this job
  • A Space Shuttle weights roughly 4,400,000 Million LBS
  • 4.142 Space Shuttles Worth of Concrete
  • 10 Cubic Yards = 1 truck
  • 450 Concrete Trucks to First Baptist to accommodate the pours

Continue work on: Masonry, Mechanical / Electrical Rough-in, Framing of the stud walls and layout, beginnings of the Fellowship Hall – Worship Wall.

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Side view of building
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Photos provided by R. C. Mathews from their monthly report give you a close up view of the progress.