San Diego-based developer OliverMcMillan is resurrecting a $284-million, 48-story luxury condominium project in Oahu, Hawaii, that was shut down for more than a year after the original developer went bankrupt. Photo: Courtesy Olivermcmillan A stirring market leads to the relaunch of a 430,000-sq-ft condo project on Oahu, Hawaii. In April, the Honolulu office of Ledcor Construction Hawaii, working with Architects Hawaii Ltd. and Baldridge & Associates Structural Engineers, took up where another Honolulu-based company, KC Rainbow Development Co. LLC, left off in fall 2008. The tower, called Pacifica Honolulu, is now set for completion in the third quarter of 2011.
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.