Original construction

Original construction

The portion of a building or structure that was present when it was first built; may remain intact or have been subsequently altered or obscured by addition.

original construction

That part of a building that was constructed at a time when the building was first erected, as opposed to additions, alterations, and reconstructions at a later date.
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Work on the 33-story buildingwhose original construction was completed in 1967, and which served as headquarters for the Port of New Orleans and had dozens of other officeswill reportedly take two years.
Its original mechanics and fixtures have been maintained and unchanged since its original construction in the 1960s.
With the original construction of Imperial Dam completed in 1938, the systems required both repair and modernization.
Together, the Corps of Engineers and SHPO are working to balance the needs of navigation, stability of the channel, and the desire to protect and preserve the unique aspects of its original construction.
The building has been extended since its original construction, although the last of these was in the early 1920s, and it once also housed a brewery before switching to being solely a pub and the eventual takeover by M&B.
The Freddie Mac Lease-Up Loan provided a permanent financing exit from the original construction loan just over three months after the facility opened.
The refinery's original construction and units had cost $1.
8 million was used to refinance the original construction loan and pay outstanding bills for work to bring new life to the 115-year-old building at 315 Main St.
As part of the original construction contracts, the total final yard instalment for both units of over USD800m was due at that time, added Seadrill.
We believe that restoration should be done in accordance with its original construction without damaging the original complex, which is why experts should be the ones doing this job," stated Resul Orman, chairman of the Gebze History Research Committee, according to the HE-rriyet daily.
The foundation has prepared an architectural study of the historical mosque to determine the materials used in the original construction and the shape of its doors and windows, and then rebuilt the collapsed parts to preserve its originality and historical value.
Original construction of the King Edward Inn was commissioned by brewery Mitchells & Butlers and designed by local architects Wood and Kendrick, which also designed other buildings for the brewery.

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