Canopy by Hilton (née Haymarket Hotel) | Blackstone St | Parcel 9 | Greenway

RandomWalk

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The panelized systems tend to have less detailing, human imperfections, and depth than hand-laid brick. I don’t have the expertise to know if that is due to design choices, VE, or technical limitations of the panel systems.

I’m waiting for Boston Dynamics to do a demo video of a fleet of Atlases bricklaying and dancing...
 

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The panelized systems tend to have less detailing, human imperfections, and depth than hand-laid brick. I don’t have the expertise to know if that is due to design choices, VE, or technical limitations of the panel systems.

I’m waiting for Boston Dynamics to do a demo video of a fleet of Atlases bricklaying and dancing...
Artaic (in the Seaport) does robotic crafted mosaic tile systems!
https://artaic.com/
 

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I’m waiting for Boston Dynamics to do a demo video of a fleet of Atlases bricklaying and dancing...
FWIW, there was a company that was testing a brick laying robot a while ago, I think in England... It was pretty slow, and couldn't handle anything other than a blank brick wall, but that was a few years ago..
 

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Has anyone heard about the retail filling the first floor? I know it hasn't been the best of times to introduce a new restaurant or bar.

Retail_Plan.jpg
 

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It'll be interesting to see how that loading space interacts with Blackstone Street, keeping in mind that during market days there is basically no way to get a vehicle down that street...
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There's also some black brick going up on the opposite end on Hanover. Didn't snap a photo but saw it going up Saturday.
 

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That facade is generic af yikes. Probably had to dumb down the design as to not take away from the lush grass next door on the Greenway
 

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