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Construction progress on the Terascale Simulation Facility during March 2003 included enclosing the building wih siding and work inside on walls and the infrastructure (e.g., heating and cooling ducts and water pipes).

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Siding is installed on the south wall of the computer room
Siding is installed on the south wall of the computer room.

Installation of the exterior walls begin on the third and fourth floors of the office section
Installation of the exterior walls begin on the third and fourth floors of the office section.

Exterior block is installed on the north side of the chiller room
Exterior block is installed on the north side of the chiller room.

The pads for the switchgear await cement in the electrical yard (foreground), and block installation begins on the south wall of the chiller room
The pads for the switchgear await cement in the electrical yard (foreground), and block installation begins on the south wall of the chiller room.
The exterior wall is installed on the west end of the office section
The exterior wall is installed on the west end of the office section.
Exterior wall installation begins on the south side of the office section
Exterior wall installation begins on the south side of the office section.
A view of the inside of the fourth floor of the office section showing the large air ductwork in the mechanical shaft
A view of the inside of the fourth floor of the office section showing the large air ductwork in the mechanical shaft.
Siding is installed on the south side of the computer room
Siding installation continues on the south wall of the computer room.
Conduit along the ceiling of the mechanical room for the power supply to the computer room above
Conduit along the ceiling of the mechanical room for the power supply to the computer room above.
Some of the electrical switchgear and transformers in the mechanical room
Some of the electrical switchgear and transformers in the mechanical room.
Concrete pads are poured for switchgear in the electrical yard
Concrete pads are poured for switchgear in the electrical yard.
Switchgear are installed in the electrical yard; the west wall of the computer (at right) and the south wall of the chiller room (rear)
Switchgear are installed in the electrical yard; the west wall of the computer (at right) and the south wall of the chiller room (rear).
Chilled water piping along the ceiling of the chiller room
Chilled water piping along the ceiling of the chiller room.
Exterior siding is installed on the south side of the computer room
Siding installation nears completion on the south wall of the computer room.
The first large air handler is installed in the mechanical room
The first large air handler is installed in the mechanical room.
Forms and rebar for the base of the cooling towers
Forms and rebar for the base of the cooling towers.