HMNS Expansion Update: September 2011
September 9, 2011 · 4 Comments

If you’ve been searching for a silver lining to the story of our area’s historic drought, here’s a very small one: the museum’s new Dan L Duncan Wing didn’t lose a single day of work this summer due to rain. Progress on the expansion project has been made at a furious pace over the past few […]

EXPANSION VIDEO: A Year In 3 Minutes
June 8, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

We’ve been watching the new wing construction for over a year now – it’s incredibly exciting to contemplate what’s going to go in this grand new building when it opens in Summer 2012! This was taken in May 2011. Check it out compared to last month and a year ago. And what will be going […]

Update: Expansion Exoskeleton and Infrastructure
May 24, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

With the project’s Topping Out last month, the Expansion is no longer going UP, UP, UP or even out, out, out. The exterior walls are beginning to wrap the building, and the really fun stuff is starting to take place in, in, in. The time lapse video of construction shows how we’ve gone from scratching […]

UPDATE: HMNS Expansion Tops Out!
March 25, 2011 · 3 Comments

Yesterday, the HMNS Expansion construction crew poured the final section of the roof slab and the columns for the parapet screen – the highest points on the building’s structure! The highest point of our new building! So today, the museum’s contractor, Linbeck, hosted a traditional topping out ceremony and, as is customary on Texas construction […]

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