Latest Project Updates

News update 14th October 2021

News update 14th October 2021

Today the final section of concrete slab for the roof of the garage was poured, laying the foundation for the beautiful landscaped garden and terraces. Inside the building, works continue by all of the trades - electricians, plumbers, plasterers, HVAC engineers. The Stonemasons ar

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News update 4th October 2021

News update 4th October 2021

The retaining walls for the garage entrance were finally poured last week allowing the contractor to proceed rapidly with constructing the shuttering that will hold the concrete for the remaining section of roof slab for the garage. It is anticipated that the structural works for the garage

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News update 27th September 2021

News update 27th September 2021

Last week saw work on site ramp up with all of the essential trades on site. The last stage of finishing the garage was started with the foundations and structural supports being poured and the drainage works to connect the mains drainage set out. Inside the building, work continu

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News update 20th September 21

News update 20th September 21

Starting to see real progress on the background works that will make this building supremely comfortable. The underfloor heating is being installed on the second floor - hydraulic in the main living areas, electric in the bathrooms, (allowing them to work independently) and on the first flo

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Update 13th September 2021

Update 13th September 2021

With the holiday season now over, works are progressing with all of the trades on site. The last week has seen the start of the installation of the elevator in Casa Amelia as well as the start of the installation of Velux windows on the roof. Installation of Heating, Ventilation a

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Update 6th September 2021

Update 6th September 2021

As always at this stage of the project, things look worse before they look better as all of the pipework for plumbing, ductwork for air-conditioning and cabling for the electrical services are laid across floors, ceilings and walls. Many of the finishes have been chosen including beauti

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News update 6th July 2021

News update 6th July 2021

The last few weeks have been spent doing the blockwork to set out the homes and layering up the roof structure before tiles will finally be laid during this week and next. All of the subcontractors are on site, reviewing plans and layouts and of course there have been a few minor techn

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News update 4th June 2021

News update 4th June 2021

Its been a few weeks since the last update and lots has been happening. The structure of building has been completed including the roof and works has now started on laying out the Casas in block work. The base works of the drainage services have been installed and final decisions

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News update 10th May 2021

News update 10th May 2021

Lots going on all over the site at the moment with roofworks continuing with sealing and insulating prior to roof tile being fitted. On the ground floor the slab for the terraces and base of the pool / roof of the underground car park was poured and inside on the ground and first floors, se

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News update 3rd May 2021

News update 3rd May 2021

Inside the building, with the roof now poured the building struture is complete and the contractor has removed most of the concrete formwork support struts on the ground and first floor, allowing them to proceed with marking out the locations of walls and services. The stone restorers were

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News update 26th April 2021

News update 26th April 2021

Last week, despite the promised rain, the roof was poured in 2 sections, one on Tuesday, one on Friday. Work will proceed rapidly towards sealing, insulating and tiling the roof over the next couple of weeks. Meanwhile, inside the building, the works continue on the ground floor with

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News update 19th April 2021

News update 19th April 2021

The structural supports for the concrete shutters on the ground and first floor have been removed and we are starting to see the building emerge properly. The formwork for the roof structure is currently being built out and we expect the roof to be poured this week in two sections. Th

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First glimpse of the views from the roof terraces

First glimpse of the views from the roof terraces

Here was the first picture we took from the roof terraces of what will eventually be the Mariana Casa. In actual fact, the picture is not doing it justice and it looks better in real life as you can see the waves rolling up to the beaches the whole way to Estoril!

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Update13th April 2021

Update13th April 2021

Last week, works progressed on a number of fronts. The excavation of the garage is nearly complete, although unfortunately a part of the digger didn't survive the rock smashing process and we now have to wait a few days for the replacement to be able to finish the job. In the buil

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Update 25th March 2021

Update 25th March 2021

Works are progressing and we really feel like we are going up in the world. The second floor slab was poured on Tuesday and we can now clearly see the sea in the distance from the terraces of what will be bedrooms in the Amelia and Mariana houses. Work progresses with pouring the columns

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News update 18th Feb 2021

News update 18th Feb 2021

Excavation works for the garage are progressing and there is now an enormous hole stretching up the site towards the house. The rear wall and side retaining walls of the garage have been cast and now preparations are underway to pour a portion of the ground floor slab that will allow the struc

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News update 4th Feb 2021

News update 4th Feb 2021

Work is progressing on various foundation structures around the site including supports for the rear wall of the building and the supports for the first floor level. Next week will see major excavation for the underground garage and the reinforcing laid for the concrete slabs in the garage

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News update 21st Jan 2021

News update 21st Jan 2021

Slow but steady progress at the moment. The foundations and rear wall of the house / underground garage are in progress and the final columns to support the building are being cast. The carpenter has started building the shuttering for casting the concrete slab for the first floor.

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News update 13th Dec 2020

News update 13th Dec 2020

Progress was slow this week as a result of torrential rain - however the contractor did manage to make some progress with installing new retaining walls and continued work on the columns.

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News update 7th Dec 20

News update 7th Dec 20

Despite some torrential rain that briefly turned the site into a mudbath, work continued with setting the foundations for the columns that will support the building and also on the groundworks for retaining walls for the surrounding buildings. Over the next few weeks we look forward to s

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Update 24th Nov 2020

Update 24th Nov 2020

Slowly but surely, works are progressing and last week so the base column of concrete that will support the main pillars of the building was cast. The onsite archaelogist also made the discovery of an ancient fire pit in the garden, which was really interesting and a really interesting insight

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News Update 19th June 2020

News Update 19th June 2020

So after a two year process to get the project fully designed and planning permission through Camara Municipal de Cascais, the Main Contractor, Comprojecto has moved on to site to start the process of preparing the building and the site for the construction works.

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News Update 30th October 2020

News Update 30th October 2020

This week, work continued on clearing the site and doing the preparatory testing for starting the foundations. No major issues were found and works are progressing as planned.

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Update 23rd October

Update 23rd October

This week, despite heavy rain early in the week, work continued on clearing the site ...

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News update 5th March 2020

News update 5th March 2020

Despite some torrential rain the site remained workable and significant progress is being made on the structure of the building. The garage excavations and building of the retention walls is well underway and the slabs supporting the rear wall and the first floor have been poured. The concr

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News update 9th October 2020

News update 9th October 2020

It has been a busy period since our last update although for most of it, not much looked like it was happening. During August the contractor Comprojecto moved onto site and started the painstaking job of removing tiles and other original features that needed to be restored to be returned to

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News update - Thursday 25th June 2020

News update - Thursday 25th June 2020

This was an exciting week as the Contractor for the project, Comprojecto, moved onto site to start clearing works. The garden is a major part of the task and we were amazed when all of the existing growth had been removed just how enormous the garden is, underpinning how exceptional this is

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