WATCH: Concrete cladding panels are craned into place on One Friargate
Watch our time lapse, as cladding panels weighing around 8 tonnes are craned into place on One Friargate. The cladding is designed to complement Coventry’s traditional red-brick buildings and will be a stunning addition to the city’s skyline.
WATCH: Steelwork completes on first Friargate building
Our new timelapse video shows the installation of around 1,000 tonnes of steel framing from the ground up, making the first Friargate building – set to be occupied by Coventry City Council next year – a visible Coventry landmark.
WATCH: January timelapse video
Dramatic progress at Friargate is captured in this latest timelapse video: Station Tower, the final building to be cleared in the first phase of the £100 million regeneration scheme, is flattened, while the first new building can be seen quickly coming out of the ground.
WATCH: The demolition of Station Tower
The demolition of Station Tower, the final building to be cleared for the £100 million Friargate regeneration scheme, has completed.
Demolition experts Armac have been carefully dismantling the 15 storey, from top to bottom, floor by floor, since October, and the work finished at the weekend.