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Architect Site Report 4.09.14

04.09.14 SITE MEETING (clear, cool, +/- 60°F) Submitted to the Patronato San Xavier by Bob Vint, Architect STABILIZATION OF SACRISTY ARCADE [CONTINUING]  PRESENT: Architect, B. Vint; Contractor, D. Morales. WEATHER CONDITIONS DURING WORK PERIOD: Cool & dry. WORK IN PROGRESS/DISCUSSED: As a precautionary measure to safeguard visitors to the Mission,...

Conservation of West Wall Sanctuary Murals

CONSERVATION PROJECT 2014  (January 7- February 18) Mural paintings: The Annunciation and the Adoration of the Shepherds. West wall of the Sanctuary Timothy Lewis & Matilde Rubio, Tohono Restoration, LLC   STATE OF CONSERVATION: FLAKES ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 29 Detail of the Adoration of the Shepherds....

Architect Site Visit 3.26.14

PROGRESS REPORT MISSION SAN XAVIER del BAC Submitted to the Patronato San Xavier by Bob Vint, Architect 03.26.14 SITE MEETING (8:30–11:30 AM – clear, cool) +/-55ºF PRESENT: Architect, B. Vint; Contractor, D. Morales + 4 crew [Jesús, Santi, Sonny & Vince] WEATHER CONDITIONS DURING WORK PERIOD: Cool & dry. WORK...

Temporary Scaffolding Erected Under East Tower

Pardon Our Mess. Patronato San Xavier is erecting this structure for your safety.  It’s only temporary, while we fix the problems we discovered on the exterior of San Xavier’s East Tower.  We hope to complete the emergency fixes to the tower within a few weeks, and then we will remove the...

Architect Site Visit 3.12.14

03.12.14 SITE MEETING (9:30 AM –1:30 PM – clear, mild, breezy) 70º – 75ºF PRESENT: Architect, B. Vint; Contractor, D. Morales + 5 crew [Jesús, Santi, Sonny, Vince & Waylon] Patronato Secretary, David Carter; Electrical Engineer, Dennis Coon of McGetrick Assoc. WEATHER CONDITIONS DURING WORK PERIOD: Ideal “Spring Training” weather (with 2...